Michael Fairman

Michael Fairman

Michael Fairman  American Actor


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Michael Fairman and Joy Grayson
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Michael Fairman is a 84 year old American Actor. Born on 25th February, 1934 in New York City, New York, USA, he is famous for Thirteen Days. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Michael Fairman has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Jeanne Cooper in The Young and the Restless (1973), Georgann Johnson in An Unfinished Affair (1996) and Lorna Raver in Cold Case (2003).

Michael Fairman is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Los Angeles, Male actors from New York City and Male actors from Los Angeles, California.


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First Name Michael
Last Name Fairman
Full Name at Birth Michael Fairman
Age 84 years
Birthday 25th February, 1934
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University New York University
Occupation Text Actor, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Thirteen Days
Year(s) Active 1965–present

Michael Fairman (born February 25, 1934) is an American actor, and writer best known for his various roles during his long career, which started when he was 31 years old. This includes the role of Nick Szabo on the daytime drama, Ryan's Hope, his recurring role as Department Inspector Knelman on Cagney & Lacey, and the recurring role of Patrick Murphy on CBS's daytime drama, The Young and the Restless.

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Michael Fairman84 PiscesActor
Joy Graysen-Singer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JeremyMaleJoy Graysen
SkyFemaleJoy Graysen
SkyFemale199325 years oldJoy Graysen


After the Reality2016Elmer SeversonMovie
Benched2014Judge IcklesTV Show
A Voice in the Dark2013Mr. AndersonMovie
The Fosters2013Mr. NesbitTV Show
Workaholics2011Gramps DeMampTV Show
Browncoats: Redemption2010Adelai Niska (uncredited)Movie
Dark Streets2008Nathaniel DavenportMovie
The Reflecting Pool2008BermanMovie
Struck2008DoctorShort Film
Sons of Anarchy2008Lumpy FeldsteinTV Show
Crash2008Lou LoskyTV Show
Dead Silence2007Henry WalkerMovie
Beyond the Wall of Sleep2006Older Intern (voice)Movie
Love Comes to the Executioner2006Warden StankovicMovie
The Hard Easy2006Colonel MaxMovie
Cake2006Joey (as Michael Eugene Fairman)Short Film
Ordinary Miracles2005Sterling GrimesTV Movie
Bones2005David Hal-ElTV Show
Ghost Whisperer2005Dennis' FatherTV Show
Medium2005Frontier DoctorTV Show
Night Stalker2005HughTV Show
Cold Case2003David Rosen (2004)TV Show
Firefly2002Adelai NiskaTV Show
Monk2002Stanley GreenblattTV Show
Without a Trace2002Thomas HealyTV Show
Mulholland Dr.2001JasonMovie
The Perfect Wife2001Orville GleasonTV Movie
Black Scorpion (TV Serie2001General StrykerMovie
The Perfect Tenant2000Mr. HartwellMovie
Thirteen Days2000Adlai StevensonMovie
Boston Public2000Harold ShawTV Show
Forces of Nature1999Richard HolmesMovie
Family Law1999Pierce's AttorneyTV Show
Judging Amy1999Judge Henry BoutonTV Show
Providence1999Frank GerrishTV Show
Mulholland Dr.1999JasonTV Movie
Freedom Strike1998Gen. PorterMovie
The Christmas Wish1998Mr. ConnorTV Movie
The King of Queens1998HaroldTV Show
Brina's Problem1998Movie
The Nurse1997Bob MartinMovie
Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction1997PublisherTV Show
Brooklyn South1997Dr. VanderlukeTV Show
Dharma & Greg1997PorterTV Show
Just Shoot Me!1997BobTV Show
Mike Hammer, Private Eye1997Ronald WilkTV Show
Sunset Beach1997Archbishop DamienTV Show
The Practice1997Governor's Council Interviewer, Harold Shaw - School Board PresidentTV Show
The Great White Hype1996Chairman Jerry SchwartzMovie
An Unfinished Affair1996Clayton EdmundsTV Movie
Apollo 111996Edwin Aldrin, Sr.TV Movie
The Late Shift1996Michael GartnerTV Movie
7th Heaven1996Milton MadisonTV Show
Arli$$1996Buddy ReingoldTV Show
High Incident1996TV Show
Viper1996Abe GoldbergTV Show
Courthouse1995Judge Francis FirestoneTV Show
JAG1995CIA Director Norman WattsTV Show
The Crew1995Sam SteadmanTV Show
ER1994Mort HarrisTV Show
Sweet Justice1994Richard CrashawTV Show
The George Carlin Show1994CommissionerTV Show
Hoggs' Heaven1994DadTV Show
Shameful Secrets1993MalTV Movie
Boy Meets World1993Dr. MarkmanTV Show
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine1993VendorTV Show
The Adventures of Brisco County Jr.1993General QuarryTV Show
The X-Files1993Older Jason NicholsTV Show
Bob1992Buck SikesTV Show
Mad About You1992ConductorTV Show
Stand by Your Man1992JudgeTV Show
The Golden Palace1992Ernie NilesTV Show
Bloodsucking Pharaohs in Pittsburgh1991Medical Examiner (as Michael Eugene Fairman)Movie
Civil Wars1991Louis SumnerTV Show
Roc1991BertTV Show
Wings1990ReporterTV Show
Johnny Ryan1990Meyer LanskyTV Movie
One Day in Dallas1990JohnMovie
The Banker1989FredMovie
Alien Nation1989Capt. McKnightTV Show
Mancuso, FBI1989TV Show
Quantum Leap1989Judge MulhearnTV Show
Seinfeld1989Mr. PenskyTV Show
Favorite Son1988Dr. AronowitzTV Show
Murphy Brown1988Steve FergusonTV Show
A Place at the Table1988MartinTV Movie
21 Jump Street1987Frank HartmanTV Show
My Two Dads1987ClarkTV Show
Tour of Duty1987Maj. Gen. Edward Higgins, Maj.Gen. Edward HigginsTV Show
Down and Out in Beverly Hills1987Henry PhelpsTV Show
Glory Years1987TV Movie
L.A. Law1986Judge Douglas M. McGrath, Judge Douglas McGrathTV Show
I Dream of Jeannie... Fifteen Years Later1985Gen. HattenTV Movie
Stingray1985Ned Rosenberg, M.D.TV Movie
MacGyver1985Gen. RelkwinTV Show
Our Family Honor1985TV Show
Anatomy of an Illness1984Dr. LowmanTV Movie
CBS Schoolbreak Special1984Dr. Bolton, SinclairTV Show
Hunter1984Carl WellerTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984CabbyTV Show
Night Court1984Judge CasementTV Show
Santa Barbara1984Dr. MarcusTV Show
Mama's Family1983JoeTV Show
Scarecrow and Mrs. King1983Dr. Theodore Glaser, SergeiTV Show
The A-Team1983Anthony RaymondTV Show
World War III1982Dr. Alan TenantTV Movie
Cheers1982Dutch KincaidTV Show
Filthy Rich1982Mr. TaylorTV Show
Gavilan1982TV Show
Knight Rider1982Eric FentonTV Show
Newhart1982Senator WellsTV Show
Remington Steele1982CopTV Show
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers1982Colonel HarrisTV Show
The Powers of Matthew Star1982Mr. HellerTV Show
Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen1981Bernard LupowitzMovie
Gangster Wars1981Mr. SilverMovie
Fly Away Home1981HapTV Movie
Cagney & Lacey1981Dep. Inspector Knelman, Department Inspector Knelman, Deputy Inspector KnelmanTV Show
Dynasty1981Dr. WesthavenTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981Arnold DetweilerTV Show
Private Benjamin1981Col. CooperTV Show
Any Which Way You Can1980CHP CaptainMovie
The Kidnapping of the President1980HarrisonMovie
Marilyn: The Untold Story1980TV Movie
Bosom Buddies1980Mr. PetersTV Show
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe1980DoyleTV Show
Scared Straight! Another Story1980WardenTV Movie
Like Normal People1979Lt. AndersonTV Movie
Mrs. Columbo1979LieutenantTV Show
The Dukes of Hazzard1979Deputy Attorney GeneralTV Show
Taxi1978John BrennanTV Show
WKRP in Cincinnati1978Buddy Barker, Shoe Store OwnerTV Show
A Question of Guilt1978Man on StandTV Movie
Peeping Times1978Mayor BoyleTV Movie
Eight Is Enough1977TV Show
Lou Grant1977Doctor, Dr. Thomas Chamberlain, SenatorTV Show
Soap1977LouTV Show
Charlie's Angels1976Cal StoneTV Show
Ryan's Hope1975Nick Szabo, Rich, Richie GrahamTV Show
Barnaby Jones1973Gerald LasloTV Show
The Young and the Restless1973Himself, Murphy, Patrick MurphyTV Show
The Anderson Tapes1971Sergeant ClaireMovie
Appointment with Destiny1971TV Show
They've Killed President Lincoln1971Major EckertTV Movie
General Hospital1963Harry SilverTV Show
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woogie sorensonMay 22, 2009

I enjoyed Michael Fairman the as corrupt public servant on the defunct soap opera--love of life....circa the late 1960`s..... doc pence

margaret simacekMay 22, 2009

I think Mr Fairman is just a great actor. Just saw him in 13 days and I watch the young and restless.He is in my age and I can relate to him.Keep him on the show. Sincerely,Margaret Simacek

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