M*A*S*H* Television Series

Aired from 1972-1983, longer than the actual Conflict.

Character Profiles

Name: Benjamin Franklin Hawkeye Pierce Rank: Captain USAMC Serial No: US12836413 Named Hawkeye by his father, Dr. Daniel Pierce, after a character in the book "TheLast of the Mohicans", he was born and raised in Crabapple Cove Maine. As a boy he worked at Ballingers Drugstore making deliveries on his bicycle. He did his medical residency in Boston and it was here he first met Trapper John. While in Boston he lived with Carlye Breslin. Name: Trapper John Francis Xavier Mcintyre Rank: Captain USAMC Serial No: ER60304734 He got his nickname after he 'trapped' a beauty queen in the toilet of the Boston-Maine express train. His hometown is Boston and he is married with 2 daughters. Name: Henry Blake Rank: Lt Colonel Serial No: HOMETOWN: Bloomington, Illinois. Name: Frank Marion Burns Rank: Major Serial No: ER61109398 HOMETOWN: Fort Wayne, Indiana. Name: Margaret "Hotlips" Houlihan Rank: Major Serial No: RA31619185 She's all-American, all-army, and-when an all-star General
isn't around, she's all Frank's. Name: Walter "Radar" O'Reilly Rank: Corporal Serial No: US56349216 Radar was born and raised on a farm in Ottumwa, Iowa. His Father died when he was very young. He's nicknamed Radar because of his unnerving ability to know about things before they happen. Name: Sherman T. Potter Rank : Colonel Serial No : RA41021629 Named after the famous General William 'T' Sherman, he left home at 15 to join the cavalry. After serving in both world wars he decided to study medicine and became an army doctor. Name: B.J Hunnicut Rank: Captain Serial No: US94539204 Studied at Stanford Medical School then did his medical residency in Sausilito, California. Before Leaving for Korea he did 5 weeks army training at Fort Sam Houston. He is married to Peg and has a baby daughter called Erin (and a dog called Waggle) Name: Charles Emerson Winchester III Rank: Major Serial No: US21020980 HOMETOWN: Boston, Massachusetts Name: Maxwell Q. Klinger Rank: Corporal (later promoted to Sergeant) Serial No: RA15971782 HOMETOWN: Toledo, Ohio Name: John Francis Patrick Mulchahy Rank: Lieutenant (later promoted to Captain) Serial No: RA11295403

Actor Profiles

Alan Alda
Born 28 January 1936 in New York. Son Of Actor Robert Alda
Carol Burnett Show .... [Morton ] That Was the Week That Was (1964) The Glass House (1972) Playmates (1972) Isn't It Shocking ? (1973) Kill Me If You Can (1977) The Four Seasons (1984) Whispers in the Dark (1992) .... [Leo Green ] Live with Regus & Kathy Lee (1993) Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993) .... [Ted ] And the Band Played On (1993) .... [Dr. Robert Gallo ] American Teacher Awards (cable) (1994) .... [presenter ] White Mile (cable) (1994) .... [Dan Cutler ] Scientific American Frontiers (Apple and/or Atari and/or IBM commercials)
Gone Are the Days (1963) The Extraordinary Seaman (1969) Paper Lion ...[George Plimpton ] (1968) Jenny (1969) Catch-22 (1970) The Moonshine War (1970) The Mephisto Waltz (1971) To Kill a Clown (1972) Same Time, Next Year ...[George ] (1978) California Suite (1978) The Seduction of Joe Tynan ...[Joe Tynan ] (1979) The Four Seasons (1981) Sweet Liberty ...[Michael Burgess ] (1986) A New Life ...[Steve ] (1988) Crimes and Misdemeanors ...[Lester ] (1989) Betsy's Wedding ...[Eddie Hopper ] (1990) Show and Tell (1992) Manhattan Murder Mystery ...[Ted ] (1993) Canadian Bacon ...[President of the USA ] (1994) 1600 Pennsylvania Ave (1996) Mad City (1997)
Wayne Rogers
Born 7 April 1933, Birmingham, AL
Matlock Search for Tomorrow (1951) Stagecoach West (1960) .... [Luke Perry ] (IBM commercials) Big Valley Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan (1975) City of Angels (1976) .... [Jake Axminster ] Having Babies II (1977) It Happened One Christmas (1977) Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery (1978) House Calls (1979) .... [Dr. Charley Michaels ] Top of the Hill, The (1980) Hot Touch (1982) .... [Danny Fairchild ] Chiefs (mini) (1983) .... [Will Henry Lee ] He's Fired, She's Hired (1984) I Dream of Jeannie: 15 Years Later (1985) Lady from Yesterday, The (1985) Gig, The (1985) .... [Marty Flynn ] Killing Time, The .... [Jake Winslow ] Girl Who Spelled Freedom, The (1986) One Terrific Guy (1986) American Harvest (1987) .... [Walter Duncan ] Bluegrass (1988) .... [Lowell Shipleigh ] Drop-Out Mother (1988) .... [Jack Cromwell ] High Risk (1988) .... [Host ] Passion and Paradise (1989) .... [Raymond Schindler ] Miracle Landing (1990) .... [Bob Schornstheimer ] Goodbye Bird, The (1993) Murder, She Wrote (1994) .... [Charlie Garrett ] Diagonosis Murder
Chamber of Horrors (1966) Cool Hand Luke .... [Gambler ] (1967) Pocket Money (1972) Once in Paris... (1978)
McLean Stevenson
Born 14 November 1929, Normal, IL. Died of a heart attack on 15 Feb,1996
Doris Day Show, The (1968) Tim Conway Comedy Hour, The (1970) Shirts/Skins (1973) McLean Stevenson Show, The (1976) In the Beginning [Father Daniel M. Cleary] (1978) Hello Larry [Larry Adler] (1979) Concrete Cowboys (1981) Condo [James Kirkridge] (1983) Hollywood Squares Dirty Dancing [Max Kellerman] (1988-1989) Golden Girls Class Cruise [Miles Gimrich] (1989)
Cat from Outer Space, The [Link] (1978)
Larry Linville
Bonanza Checking In (1981) CHiPs Grandpa Goes to Washington (1978) Herbie, the Love Bug (1982) Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Lou Grant [government agent] Love Boat Murder, She Wrote Paper Dolls (1984) (car battery commercial) (IBM commercials) Blue Movies (1988) Body Waves [Himmel] (1992) C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud (1989) Earth Girls Are Easy (1989) Fatal Pursuit (1994) Kotch (1971) Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV) (1969) Night Partners (TV) (1983) Night Stalker, The (TV) (1971) Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever [McGree] (1990) School Spirit [President Grimshaw] (1985) Vanished (TV) (1971)
Loretta Swit
Best Christmas Pagent Ever Diagnosis Murder (1997) Hawaii Five-O - A Thousand Pardons, You're Dead Hawaii Five-O - Three Dead Cows at Makapuu, Part I Hawaii Five-O - Three Dead Cows at Makapuu, Part II (1970.03.04) Muppet Show, The (1980) Those Incredible Animals (cable) (AM/PM Mini Mart commercials) (commercials for some telephone product) (IBM commercials) (lipstick infomercial) 14 Going on 30 (TV) (1988) Beer [B.D. Tucker] (1985) Cagney & Lacey (TV) (1981) Deadhead Miles (1972) Dreams of Gold: The Mel Fisher Story (TV) (1986) Execution, The (TV) (1985) First Affair (TV) [Jane Simon] (1983) Freebie and the Bean [Meyers' Wife] (1974) Friendships, Secrets and Lies (TV) (1979) Games Mother Never Taught You (TV) (1982) Hell Hath No Fury (TV) (1991) Hostage Heart, The (TV) (1977) Kid from Nowhere, The (TV) (1982) Killer Among Friends, A (TV) [Det. Patricia Staley] (1992) Last Day, The (TV) [Bob Dalton's girlfriend] (1975) Love Tapes, The (TV) (1980) Mirror, Mirror (TV) [Sandy McLaren] (1979) Race with the Devil (1975) S.O.B. [Polly Reed] (1981) Shirts/Skins (1973) (TV) Stand Up and Be Counted (1972) Valentine (TV) (1979) Whoops Apocalypse [President Barbara Adams] (1986) Miracle at Moreaux
Gary Burghoff
After M*A*S*H (one episode, not a regular) Don Knotts Show, The (1970) Fantasy Island Love Boat Magnum, PI Wonder Woman [The Man Who Wouldn't Tell as Alan Akroy.] Match Game [himself] Walter [Walter Eugene O'Reilly (Radar)] (1983/1984) (BP/Gulf commercials) (IBM commercials) ?? Love, American Style B.S. I Love You (1971) Casino (TV) [Bill Taylor] (1980) Man in the Santa Claus Suit, The (TV) (1978) MASH [Radar] (1972) Small Kill [Fleck/Lady Esmerelda] (1992) We Three Trio (singing group?)
Harry Morgan
Born 10 April 1915, Detroit, MI. Real name Harry Bratsburg
December Bride [Pete Porter] (1954 - 1958) Pete and Gladys (1960) The Richard Boone Show (1963) Kentucky Jones (1964) The Patridge Family Dragnet (1969) The DA [Chief Deputy D.A. Staff Stafford] (1971) Sidekicks [Sheriff Jenkins] (1974) The Last Day [Narrator] (1975) Exo-Man, The (1977) Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid (1978) M*A*S*H [Major General Bartford Hamilton Steele] (1974) Maneaters Are Loose! (1978) Backstairs at the White House (mini) [Harry S. Truman] (1979) Roots: The Next Generations (mini) [Bob Campbell] (1979) Better Late Than Never (1979) The Wild Wild West Revisited (1979) Scout's Honor (1980) Roughnecks (1980) More Wild Wild West (1980) Rivkin: Bounty Hunter (1981) After M*A*S*H [Doctor Sherman T. Potter] (1983) Sparkling Cyanide [Captain Kemp] (1983) Blacke's Magic [Leonard Blacke] (1986) Dragnet (1987) 14 Going on 30 (1988) The Incident (1990) Against Her Will: An Incident in Baltimore [Judge Stoddard Bell] (1992) Incident in a Small Town [Judge Bell] (1994)
Orchestra Wives (1942) Crash Dive (1943) Ox-Bow Incident, The (1943) Wing and a Prayer (1944) Dragonwyck (1946) From This Day Forward (1946) Somewhere in the Night (1946) Gangster, The [Shorty] (1947) The Big Clock (1948) {credited as Henry Morgan} Down to the Sea in Ships (1948) {credited as Henry Morgan} All My Sons [Frank Lubey] (1948) Saxon Charm, The (1948) Yellow Sky (1948) Moonrise [Billy Scripture] (1948) Madame Bovary (1949) Holiday Affair [Police Lietenant] (1949) Strange Bargain (1949) Dark City (1950) Well, The (1951) When I Grow Up (1951) Bend of the River (1952) High Noon [William Fuller] (1952) Scandal Sheet (1952) Arena (1953) Thunder Bay [Rawlings] (1953) Torch Song (1953) Glenn Miller Story, The [Chummy MacGregor] (1954) Far Country, The (1955) Strategic Air Command [Sgt. Bible] (1955) Teahouse of the August Moon, The (1956) Star in the Dust (1956) Under Fire (1957) Inherit the Wind [Judge] (1960) Mountain Road, The (1960) How the West Was Won [General Grant] (1962) John Goldfarb, Please Come Home (1965) Frankie and Johnny [Cully] (1966) What Did You Do In The War, Daddy? (1966) Flim Flam Man, The (1967) Support Your Local Sheriff! [Olly Perkins] (1969) Viva Max! (1969) The Barefoot Executive (1971) Scandalous John (1971) Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971) Hec Ramsey (1972) Snowball Express (1972) Charley and the Angel [The Angel] (1973) The Apple Dumpling Gang [Homer McCoy] (1975) Shootist, The [Marshall Thibido] (1976) Cat from Outer Space, The [General Stilton] (1978) The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979) The Flight of Dragons (1982) You Can't Take It with You [Martin Vanderhof] (1987) Dragnet [Gannon] (1987)
Mike Farrell
Best of National Geographic, The Coach Days of Our Lives (1965) Interns, The (1970) Man and the City, The (1971) Monkees, The [CIS Man] Battered (TV) (1978) Choices of the Heart (TV) (1983) Damien: The Leper Priest (TV) (1980) Deadly Silence, A (TV) (1989) Graduate, The (1967) Hart to Hart movie (TV) Incident at Dark River (TV) (1989) Letters from Frank (TV) (1979) Live Again, Die Again (TV) (1974) Longest Night, The (TV) (1972) McNaughton's Daughter (TV) (1976) Memorial Day (TV) (1983) Prime Suspect (TV) (1982) Private Sessions (TV) (1985) Questor Tapes, The (TV) [Jerry Robinson] (1973) Sex and the Single Parent (TV) (1979) She Cried Murder (TV) (1973) Silent Motive (TV) [Det. Trella] (1991) Targets (1968) Vanishing Act (TV) [Harry Kenyon] (1986) Whereabouts of Jenny, The (TV) [Van Zandt] (1991)
David Ogden Stiers
Wings Mary Tyler Moore .... [Station Manager ] Doc (1975) .... [Stanley Moss ] Charlie's Angels ....[Scott Woodville ] (1976) A Circle of Children (1977) The Man from Atlantis (1977) .... [Mr. Schubert ] (pilot only) Sergeant Matlovich Vs. the U.S. Air Force (1978) A Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story (1978) .... [Dr. Charles Mayo ] Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1979) The Oldest Living Graduate (1980) Damien: The Leper Priest (1980) The Day the Bubble Burst (1981) .... [William Crapo Durant ] Matlock The Paper Chase Murder, She Wrote The Innocents Abroad (1983) .... [Doc ] Anatomy of an Illness (1984) .... [Cleveland Amory ] The First Olympics - Athens 1896 (1984) (mini) .... [William Sloane ] The Bad Seed(1985) North and South (1985) (mini) .... Congressman Sam Greene Perry Mason: The Case of the Shooting Star (1986) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Perry Mason: The Case of the Notorious Nun (1986) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry (1986) .... Horton Delafield North and South II (1986) (mini) .... Congressman Sam Greene Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit (1987) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Perry Mason: The Case of the Scandalous Scoundrel (1987) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam (1987) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love (1987) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] J. Edgar Hoover (1987) .... Franklin D. Roosevelt The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (1987) Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake (1988) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988) .... [D.A. Michael Reston ] Final Notice (1989) The Final Days (1989) Day One (1989) The Cosby Show The Kissing Place (1990) .... [Charles Tulane ] How to Murder a Millionaire (1990) .... [Gilbert ] Wife, Mother, Murderer (1991) .... [John Homan ] Star Trek: The Next Generation - Half a Life [Timicin] The Last of His Tribe (1992) .... [Dr. Saxton Pope ] Without a Kiss Goodbye (1993) .... [Gerald Orr ] Earth and the American Dream (1993) [voice ]
THX 1138 (1971) Drive, He Said (1972) Oh, God! (1977) .... [Mr. McCarthy ] Magic (1978) .... [Todson ] The Cheap Detective (1978) .... [Captain ] Harry's War (1981) .... [IRS District Director ] The Man with One Red Shoe (1985) .... [The Conductor ] Creator (1985) .... [Sid Kuhlenbeck ] Better Off Dead (1985) .... [Al Myer ] Another Woman (1988) .... [Young Marion's Father ] The Accidental Tourist (1988) .... [Porter ] Doc Hollywood (1991) .... [Nick Nicholas ] Beauty and the Beast (1991) (voice) .... [Cogsworth/Narrator ] Shadows and Fog (1992) .... [Hacker ] Iron Will (1994) .... [J.P. Harper ] Steal Big, Steal Little (1995) .... [Judge Winton Myers ] Pocahontas (1995) (voice) .... [Governor Ratcliffe / Wiggins ] Mighty Aphrodite (1995) .... [Lalus ] Bad Company (1995) .... [Judge Beach ] The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) (voice) .... [The Archdeacon ] Jungle 2 Jungle (1997)...Jovanovic Beauty and The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas(1997)...[Cogsworth]
Magic Show, The (stage) Sum of All Fears (book on tape) [narrator] Tool Shed, The (1994) Ulysses in Night Town (stage)
Jamie Farr
After M*A*S*H [Maxwell Q. Klinger] (1983) Andy Griffith Show, The [gypsy] Chicago Teddy Bears (1971) Diagnosis Murder (1998) Dick Van Dyke Show, The [messenger boy] Gomer Pyle, USMC Murder, She Wrote My Favorite Martian Surprise Surprise! (IBM commercials) Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill [Snuffy McCann] (1979) Blackboard Jungle (1955) Blue Knight, The [Yasser Hafiz] (1973) Cannonball Run, The (1981) Cannonball Run II (1984) Combat High (1986) Curse II: The Bite [Harry Morton] (1988) For Love or Money (1984) Gong Show Movie, The (1980) Greatest Story Ever Told, The [Thaddaeus] (1965) Guys and Dolls (stage) [Nathan Detroit] Happy Hour (1986) Masterpiece of Murder, A [Himself] (1986) Murder Can Hurt You (1980) No Time for Sergeants (1958) Return of the Rebels [Mickey Fine] (1981) Ride Beyond Vengeance (1966) Run Till You Fall (1988) Scrooged [Jacob Marley] (1988) Speed Zone! [Cannonballer No. 2] (1989) Who's Minding the Mint? [Mario] (1967) With Six You Get Eggroll (1968)
William Christopher
Born 20 October 1932, Evanston, IL Married Barbara O'Connor; Children John, Edward Graduated Wesleyan U., Middletown, Conn Author: "Mixed Blessings" (1989) After M*A*S*H [Father Francis Mulcahy] (1983) Chevy Chase Show, The Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) Diagnosis Murder (1998) Hogan's Heroes [a prisoner] (Cooper Tires commercials) (IBM commercials) (Timex commercials) For the Love of It (1980) With Six You Get Eggroll (1968) The Love Boat
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