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Kurtwood Smith Biography, Age, Height, Net worth, Movies, Actor

Kurtwood Smith Biography

Kurtwood Smith is an American television actor and film maker born on 3rd July 1943 in New Lisbon, Wisconsin, U.S. He is best known for playing Clarence Boddicker in RoboCop (1987) and Red Forman in That ’70s Show, as well as his many appearances in science fiction films and television programs (Star Trek, The X-Files).

Kurtwood Smith Age

Kurtwood Smith was born on July 3, 1943 (he is 75 years old as of 2018)

Kurtwood Smith Height

Kurtwood Smith stands at a height of 1.85 m.

Kurtwood Smith Net worth

Kurtwood Smith has an etimated net worth of $10 million.

Kurtwood Smith Family

Kurtwood Smith was born to Mabel Annette Lund (mother) and George Smith (father). His father was a major during the second world War and he was killed in Europe. His mother was a country singer named Kurt (or Curt) in the early 1940s

Kurtwood Smith Education

Kurtwood Smith graduated from Canoga Park High School in Canoga Park, California in 1961. He graduated from San Jose State University in 1965 with a B.A. degree and he later joined Stanford University in 1969 where he got his MFA degree.

Kurtwood Smith Wife

Kurtwood Smith married Cecilia Souza in 1964. But they divorced in 1974. He went on and married another wife Joan Pirkle who appeared with him in Robocop. The couple were blessed with two children.

Kurtwood Smith Children

Kurtwood Smith has two children Laurel Garner (daughter) and Shannon Smith (son). He lives with his children in Glendale, California.

Kurtwood Smith Actor

Kurtwood Smith started acting after his university course. He has won three Drama-Logue Awards for his performances in Billy Budd, Idiot’s Delight, and Green Grow the Lilacs. In his film career, he portrayed Clarence Boddicker in Paul Verhoeven’s science fiction action movie RoboCop and the father role as Red Forman on the Fox sitcom That ’70s Show, which ran from 1998 to 2006. After That ’70s Show ended he played with senator Blaine Meyer in the seventh season of action thriller 24, and portrayed Dick Clayton in the CBS series Worst Week. He enjoyed the recurring role of rogue FBI agent in Seasons 3–5 of the NBC (later CBS) series Medium, appearing in later episodes as a ghost after his character’s death.

More recently, he played the main character Henry Langston in the ABC sci-fi/drama Resurrection which ran for two seasons (2014–15). Currently, he is a regular on the Amazon original dramedy series Patriot. Before his ’70s Shows his other roles included playing Mr. Sue on Fox’s “espionage comedy” The New Adventures of Beans Baxter from 1987 to 1989. He also starred as the strict father of Robert Sean Leonard’s Neil in 1989’s Dead Poets Society. He made a number of appearances in the Star Trek franchise, playing the President of the Federation in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, a Cardassian named Thrax in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode “Things Past”, and a Krenim scientist named Annorax in the Star Trek: Voyager episode “Year of Hell”.

He has been an extensive voice acting resume which appeared in the computer games such as Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel, and FreeSpace 2, and on a number of animated series. He has also played a recurring role on the claymation series Gary & Mike as the vengeful Officer Dick and voiced the dinosaurian military commander character General Galapagos in the Savage Steve Holland produced Fox animated series Terrible Thunderlizards. He has voiced the voice of Bob Johnson on Squirrel Boy and provided the voice of Kanjar Ro in Green Lantern: First Flight and starred as the sheriff in Last of the Dogmen. Recently Smith appeared on the Netflix show The Ranch as farmer Peterson.

Kurtwood Smith Comedy

  • RoboCop 1987
  • Dead Poets Society 1989
  • Rambo III 1988
  • Deep Impact 1998
  • Girl Interrupted 1999
  • The Crush 1993
  • A Time to Kill 1996
  • Star Trek VI: The Undisco… 1991
  • Turbo 2013
  • Cedar Rapids 2011
  • El Camino Christmas 2017
  • Broken Arrow 1996
  • To Die For 1995
  • Boxing Helena 1993
  • Staying Alive 1983
  • Under Siege 2: Dark Territ…1995
  • Amityville: The Awakeni 2017
  • Hitchcock 2012
  • Fortress 1992
  • Citizen Ruth 1996
  • Perfontaine 1997
  • Zoot Suit 1981
  • Hard Scrambled
  • Company Business 1991
  • Quick Change 1990

Kurtwood Smith Movies

Year

Title

Role

2017 Amityville: The Awakening Dr. Milton
2017 El Camino Christmas Sheriff Bob Fuller
2015 Raise the ToyGantic Ted Greenley
2015 Regular Show: The Movie Gene
2013 Turbo The CEO
2012 Men in a Box Dr. Skinner
2012 Hitchcock Geoffrey Shurlock
2011 Cedar Rapids Orin Helgesson
2009 Green Lantern: First Flight Kanjar Ro
2009 All in the Bunker Adolf Hitler
2007 Entry Level Nick
2006 Hard Scrambled Benno
2005 The Trouble with Dee Dee William Rutherford
2004 Evil Remains Dr. Theodore Rosen
2002 Teddy Bears’ Picnic Secretary of Transportation, William Easter
1999 Girl, Interrupted Dr. Crumble
1998 Shelter Tom Cantrell
1998 Deep Impact Otis Hefter
1997 Prefontaine Curtis Cunningham
1996 Citizen Ruth Norm Stoney
1996 Broken Arrow Secretary of Defense, Baird
1996 A Time to Kill Stump Sisson
1995 To Die For Earl Stone
1995 Under Siege 2: Dark Territory General Stanley Cooper
1995 Last of the Dogmen Sheriff Deegan
1994 Dead on Sight Julian Thompson
1993 Boxing Helena Dr. Alan Harrison
1993 The Crush Cliff Forrester
1993 Heart and Souls Patterson
1993 Big Wave Daves Jack Lord
1992 Fortress Prison Director Poe
1991 Oscar Lt. Toomey, Chicago PD
1991 Company Business Elliot Jaffe, CIA
1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Federation President
1991 Shadows and Fog Vogel’s Follower
1990 Quick Change Russ Crane/Vince Lombino
1989 True Believer Robert Reynard
1989 Dead Poets Society Mr. Perry
1989 Heart of Dixie Professor Flournoy
1988 Rambo III Robert Griggs
1988 Two Idiots in Hollywood District Attorney
1987 RoboCop Clarence Boddicker
1987 The Delos Adventure Arthur McNeil
1984 Blue Thunder Bill Spradley
1984 Flashpoint Carson
1983 Staying Alive Choreographer
1983 Going Berserk Clarence
1981 Zoot Suit Sergeant Smith
1980 Roadie Security Guard

Kurtwood Smith T v Shows

Year

Title

Role

2017-18

The Ranch

Old Man Peterson

2016–present

Pig Goat Banana Cricket

Angry Old Raisin (voice)

2016

TripTank

Coach (voice)

2015–present

Patriot

Leslie Claret

2015–2016

Agent Carter

Vernon Masters

2015

Maron

Tier 4

2015

Rick and Morty

General Nathan (voice)

2015

Tim & Eric’s Bedtime Stories

Father Krang

2014–2015

Resurrection

Henry Langston

2013–2014

Beware the Batman

Lt. James Gordon (voice)

2013

Body of Proof

Earl Brown

2012–2017

Regular Show

Gene (voice)

2012

Dan Vs.

Mechanic Mike (voice)

2012

Wedding Band

Hank Henderson

2012

Robot and Monster

Mr. Wheelie (voice)

2011

Love Bites

Ed Strathmore

2011

CHAOS

H.J. Higgins

2011

Green Lantern: The Animated Series

Shyir Rev (voice)

2010

Neighbors from Hell

Don Killbride (voice)

2010

Childrens Hospital

Ben Hayflick

2009

24

Senator Blaine Mayer

2009

Family Guy

Himself (voice)

2009

Titan Maximum

Mercury General (voice)

2008–2009

Worst Week

Dick Clayton

2007

Psych

Captain Conners

2007

House MD

Dr. Obyedkov

2007

Shorty McShorts’ Shorts

Truant Officer Fabian (voice)

2006–2009

Medium

Agent Edward Cooper

2006–2007

Squirrel Boy

Robert “Bob” Johnson (voice)

2006

Handy Manny

Mr. Noodlander (voice)

2005

ChalkZone

Himself

2005

Robot Chicken

Various voices

2005

Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!

Ciracus (voice)

2004–2006

The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy

Grim’s Dad

2004

Malcolm in the Middle

Principal Block

2002

Fillmore!

Mr. Galser (voice)

2002

Everybody Loves Raymond

Famous Baseball Player

2001–2002

The Zeta Project

Agent James Bennet (voice)

2001

Gary and Mike

Officer Dick

2001

Batman Beyond

Agent James Bennet(voice)

2001

UC: Undercover

William Murphy

2001

Justice League

Prosecutor (voice)

1999

3rd Rock from the Sun

Jacob Solomon

1999

Todd McFarlane’s Spawn

Robert Sullivan (voice)

1998–2006

That ’70s Show

Red Forman

1998

The Magnificent Seven

Col. Emmett Anderson

1998

A Bright Shining Lie

General Westmoreland

1998

Safety Patrol

Principal Tromp

1997

Men in Black: The Series

Agent H / Forbis (voice)

1997

Star Trek: Voyager

Annorax

1996

The X-Files

Agent Bill Patterson

1996

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Thrax

1995

500 Nations

(voice)

1994

While Justice Sleeps

Leonard Rosenglass

1993–1997

The Terrible Thunderlizards

General Galapagos

1993–1996

Eek! The Cat

Dinosaur Military Commander (voice)

1993

Picket Fences

Barry Jenkins

1993

Big Wave Dave’s

Jack Lord

1990

12:01 PM

Myron Castleman

1990

The Famous Teddy Z

1989

The Nightmare Years

Dr. Joseph Goebbels

1988

It’s Garry Shandling’s Show

Paul Bosgang

1987

21 Jump Street

Spencer Phillips

1987

The New Adventures of Beans Baxter

Mr. Sue

1986

Stingray

Sgt. Edward Fiddler

1986

North and South

Col. Hiram Berdan

1986

Newhart

Chet

1986

The Christmas Gift

Jake Richards

1985

Stir Crazy

Bo Carter

1985

The Midnight Hour

Captain Warren Jensen

1985

The Best Times

Sam Ballard

1985

The Paper Chase

1985

It’s a Living

Senior Agent

1985

Deadly Messages

Lieutenant Burton

1984

The A-Team

Mr. Carson

1984

Blue Thunder

Bill Spradley

1984

Riptide

Merle Wilson

1983

Renegades

Captain Scanlon

1980–1981

Lou Grant

DeGaetano / DeRopp / Fire Captain

1980

Soap

Man in laundromat

1980 Me and Maxx Dwayne

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