Michael Des Barres

Singer-songwriter / Actor | * 01/24/1948 (73) | London, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Michael Philip Des Barres (born 24 January 1948), the 26th Marquis Des Barres, is an English actor and rock singer. He is known for playing the recurring role of Murdoc (9 episodes) on the television show MacGyver, appears as Nicholas Helman, Murdoch's Mentor, on the new reboot of MacGyver (2016) and for replacing Robert Palmer in the band the Power Station, fronting the band at the 1985 Live Aid concert. ()
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Michael Des Barres is a European Marquis, raised in England and living in Los Angeles. As the host of Little Steven's Underground Garage on SiriusXM Radio Channel 21, he is heard by more than six million listeners, five days a week (5am-8am and 9pm-midnight PT). He has appeared in over 150 hours of American television and more than 40 feature films, and has sold over 7 million albums as both a recording artist and songwriter.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Action & Adventure

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Awards & Nominations for Michael Des Barres

Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Original Song

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Movies with Michael Des Barres as Actor(27)

as Michael Pearson2021 Arizona Slim
as Sanford2014 Me
as Wendell2012 California Solo
as Brisbane2004 Catch That Kid
as Harold Spinner2004 The Hungry Bachelors Club
as Sammy Horn2001 Diary of a Sex Addict
as himself2001 Good Advice
as Billy Deznutz2001 Mulholland Drive
as Evan Lazlo2000 Poison
as Nick1999 Sugar Town
as Monsieur du Lac1994 The High Crusade
as Lew Ramirez1994 Deep Red
as Degrillo1994 Silk Degrees
as Damiani1992 Under Siege
as Paul Van Dyke1990 Midnight Cabaret
as Alex1989 Pink Cadillac
as Jon Winderman1987 Nightflyers
as Simon1987 Double Switch
as Malcolm Graves1984 Ghoulies
as Boy in alley1971 I, Monster
as Williams1967 To Sir, with Love
as Boy in Orphanage (uncredited)1966 Arrivederci, Baby!

TV Shows/Series with Michael Des Barres as Actor(43)

as Nicholas Helman2016 MacGyver
as Sergei Baskov2011 Suits
as Simon Graham2005 Bones
2004 Hawaii
as Gideon Jeffries2003 Dead Like Me
as Dr. Zirby2002 She Spies
2001 Alias
as Marty 'The Cat' Kirch2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
as Dark Priest1998 Charmed
as Prof. Vincent Cardoza1995 Sliders
as King Josif1995 JAG
as Georges1993 Frasier
as Gavin McHugh1987 21 Jump Street
as Mr. Karst1987 21 Jump Street
as Eddie1986 ALF
as Murdoc1985 MacGyver
as The Wise Man1983 The Hitchhiker
as Sir Charles 'Dog' Weatherby1978 WKRP in Cincinnati
as Keith1974 The Rockford Files

Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Saturday, 01/24 1948 (January) in London, England (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 73 years + 319 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN)
Spouses (current/former): Pamela Des Barres
Other names for Michael Des Barres (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Micheal Des Barres"
"Michael Desbarre"
"Michael DeBarre"
Michael Des Barres frequently works together with these people:
Larry David (17x, Actor)
James Whitmore Jr. (13x, Crew)
Michael Ensign (13x, Actor)
Norman Brenner (12x, Actor)
Steve Eastin (11x, Actor)
James Hong (10x, Actor)
Tom Virtue (10x, Actor)
Jerry Hardin (10x, Actor)
Kevin Cooney (9x, Actor)
Garwin Sanford (9x, Actor)
Sal Landi (9x, Actor)
Jefery Levy (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:14153, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 12/01/2021