Michael Cavanaugh

Michael Cavanaugh

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Birthday: 
21 November 1942, New York City, New York, USA
Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Michael Cavanaugh was born on November 21st, 1942 in New York. The eldest of nine children, Cavanaugh joined the Navy following his high school graduation and was stationed in Hawaii for three years. After his tour of duty was over, Cavanaugh developed an interest in acting. He began his acting care... Show more »
Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Michael Cavanaugh was born on November 21st, 1942 in New York. The eldest of nine children, Cavanaugh joined the Navy following his high school graduation and was stationed in Hawaii for three years. After his tour of duty was over, Cavanaugh developed an interest in acting. He began his acting career in children's theater; he made his stage debut in the titular role in a production of "Winnie the Pooh". Michael's other stage credits include "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest", "Merchant of Venice" and "Are You Now or Have You Ever Been?". An accomplished vocalist, Cavanaugh has sung tenor in such musicals as "Oh Calcutta!", "Carousel" and "110 in the Shade". Michael has racked up an extensive list of film and TV show credits alike since the mid-70s; he often portrays police officers, government agents, stern military types, lawyers, judges and slick businessmen. Cavanaugh has appeared in three Clint Eastwood pictures: The Enforcer (1976), The Gauntlet (1977) and Any Which Way You Can (1980). He was especially memorable as the head nasty bad guy in the exciting Chuck Norris action vehicle Forced Vengeance (1982). Cavanaugh was terrific as obsessive and xenophobic chief federal security agent "George Fox" on the fine and thoughtful science fiction TV series Starman (1986). He also had a recurring part on the short-lived early 90s revival of the popular horror soap opera Dark Shadows (1991). Among the many TV shows Cavanaugh has done guest spots on are Monk (2002), Shark (2006), Bones (2005), The Young and the Restless (1973), The West Wing (1999), The Practice (1997), NYPD Blue (1993), Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993), Matlock (1986), Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), ER (1994), The X Files (1993), L.A. Law (1986), Our House (1986), Amazing Stories (1985), MacGyver (1985), Airwolf (1984), Dallas (1978), The A-Team (1983), Cagney & Lacey (1981), Hunter (1984), T.J. Hooker (1982), Vega$ (1978), CHiPs (1977) and Kojak (1973). Show less «

Michael Cavanaugh's FILMOGRAPHY

The X-Files - Season 11

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August Creek (Back to Love)

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Rules Don't Apply

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MacGyver - Season 1 (2016)

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24 (Live Another Day) - Season 9

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Flashforward - Season 1

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Cold Case - Season 7

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ER - Season 15

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Eli Stone - Season 1

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The Unit - Season 3

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ER - Season 14

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Who's Your Caddy?

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Monk - Season 5

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ER - Season 13

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Monk - Season 4

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Bones - Season 1

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ER - Season 12

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Cold Case - Season 3

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Medium - Season 2

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ER - Season 11

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24 - Season 3

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Carnivale - Season 1

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ER - Season 10

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Michael Cavanaugh'S roles

John Marshall
John Marshall
Dr. Malcolm Keogh
Dr. Malcolm Keogh
D.A. Lowell Grayson
D.A. Lowell Grayson
Joseph O'Laughlin
Joseph O'Laughlin
Bobby Davenport
Bobby Davenport
David Pool
David Pool