Brian Kelly

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1931 - 2005

Brian Kelly  American Actor

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Brian Kelly passed away on 12th Feb 2005 aged 73.


Brian Kelly was previously married to Valerie Romero (1972 - 2005) and Laura Devon (1962 - 1966).

He was in relationships with Karen Steele (1967), Myrna Fahey (1961) and Joanna Barnes (1959 - 1960).

Brian Kelly had an encounter with June Blair.


American Actor Brian Kelly passed away on 12th Feb 2005 Voorhees Township, New Jersey aged 73. Born on 14th February, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan and educated at St. John's Preparatory School, Brian Kelly is most remembered for Flipper in a career that spanned 1958–1996 and 1958–1970. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Brian Kelly was in an on-screen matchup with Fay Spain in Thunder Island (1963).

Brian Kelly is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Detroit, Michigan, American male television actors and People from Voorhees Township, New Jersey.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 34 years, 1 month 20 years, 6 months 5 years, 11 months
Dating3 56 years, 10 months 35 years, 4 months 4 months, 2 days
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 56 years, 10 months 24 years, 2 months 4 months, 2 days


First Name Brian
Last Name Kelly
Full Name at Birth Brian Kelly
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 14th February, 1931
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan
Died 12th February, 2005
Place of Death Voorhees Township, New Jersey
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School St. John's Preparatory School
University University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana (1953), University of Michigan Law School in Ann Arbor for a year before settling on acting
Occupation Text Actor, Director, Producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Flipper
Year(s) Active 1958–1996, 1958–1970
Official Websites

Brian Kelly (February 14, 1931 – February 12, 2005) was an American actor best known for his role as Porter Ricks, the widowed father of two sons on the NBC television series Flipper, and as Scott Ross in the ABC adventure series Straightaway, with co-star John Ashley.

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Brian Kelly73 AquariusActor
Valerie Romero-
Karen Steele56 PiscesActress
Laura Devon76 GeminiActress
Myrna Fahey40 PiscesActress
Joanna Barnes81 ScorpioActress
June Blair84 LibraActress




Drive Hard, Drive Fast1973Mark DriscollTV Movie
Company of Killers1971Nick AndrosTV Movie
Berlin Affair1970Paul StrandTV Movie
Shoot, Gringo... Shoot!1968Chad StarkMovie
Around the World Under the Sea1966Dr. Craig MosbyMovie
Flipper's New Adventure1964Porter RicksMovie
Flipper1964Porter RicksTV Show
Thunder Island1963Vincent DodgeMovie
The Beverly Hillbillies1962Officer Kelly, 2nd PolicemanTV Show
Straightaway1961Scott RossTV Show
Insight1960Father BergenTV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959Captain RiversTV Show
21 Beacon Street1959BrianTV Show
Flight1958TV Show
Panic!1957Randy BurkeTV Show
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