Doug Sheehan

Doug Sheehan
1949 - 2024
Doug Sheehan  American Actor
Rest in Peace Doug Sheehan.
Passed away on 29th June, 2024 aged 75.

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Doug Sheehan was previously married to Cate Abert (1981 - 2024).


American Actor Doug Sheehan was born Douglas Stuart Sheehan on 27th April, 1949 in Santa Monica, California, USA and passed away on 29th Jun 2024 Big Horn, Wyoming, USA aged 75. He is most remembered for his roles as Joe Kelly in the long-running ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital, Ben Gibson in the CBS primetime soap opera Knots Landing, and Mel Horowitz in the subsequent ABC/UPN teen sitcom series Clueless. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Doug Sheehan was in 6 on-screen matchups, including Andrea Roth in Diagnosis Murder (1993), Donna Pescow in Clueless (1996), Jacqueline Schultz in Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996), Jeannetta Arnette in Diagnosis Murder (1993) and Joan Van Ark in Knots Landing (1979).

Doug Sheehan is a member of the following lists: Actors from California, American television actors and People from Santa Monica, California.


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Married1 42 years, 11 months - -
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First Name Doug
Last Name Sheehan
Full Name at Birth Douglas Stuart Sheehan
Birthday 27th April, 1949
Birthplace Santa Monica, California, USA
Died 29th June, 2024
Place of Death Big Horn, Wyoming, USA
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame his roles as Joe Kelly in the long-running ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital, Ben Gibson in the CBS primetime soap opera Knots Landing, and Mel Horowitz in the subsequent ABC/UPN teen sitcom series Clueless
Year(s) Active 1979—present, 1978–2003, 1978–2003

Douglas Stuart Sheehan (April 27, 1949 – June 29, 2024) was an American actor who played Ben Gibson throughout four seasons of the prime-time drama Knots Landing from 1983 to 1987. His character was the second husband of Valene Ewing (Joan Van Ark).

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Doug Sheehan75 TaurusActor
Cate Abert-


That Was Then2002TV Show
What I Like About You2002Craig MillerTV Show
Passions1999DavisTV Show
Style & Substance1998GrantTV Show
Clueless1996Mel HorowitzTV Show
Promised Land1996Rod BridgerTV Show
Sabrina the Teenage Witch1996Edward Spellman / EdwardTV Show
Cops n Roberts1995Bert RogersMovie
Heavens to Betsy1995BoTV Show
Diagnosis Murder1993Roger AndrewsTV Show
A Mom for Christmas1990Jim SlocumTV Movie
Crash: The Mystery of Flight 15011990Greg HalsteadTV Movie
In the Line of Duty: The F.B.I. Murders1988Agent Gordon McNeillTV Movie
Day by Day1988Brian HarperTV Show
Dear John1988Jason FowlerTV Show
Stranger in My Bed1987RogerTV Movie
MacGyver1985Jack ChandlerTV Show
Cheers1982Walter FranklinTV Show
101979Police OfficerMovie
Knots Landing1979Ben GibsonTV Show
Kaz1978TV Show
Alice1976RogerTV Show
Charlie's Angels1976Ben AndersonTV Show
Columbo1971RileyTV Show
General Hospital1963Joe KellyTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Jim SlocumTV Show
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Charming and so talented. Doug Sheehan should be actively performing frequently.WE cannot understand why we don`t see more of him the looks department he is A Fondly, Kathy Boudreau

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