Caption: Richard Dysart
Actors: Richard Dysart
Date: 5 July 2012
Credits: Photo by Michael Ochs Archives - © 2012 Getty Images - Image courtesy gettyimages.com
Born: March 30, 1929
Star sign: Aries
Known for: The Thing (1982), Back to the Future Part III (1990), L.A. Law (1986), Castle in the Sky (1986)
Richard Dysart served for four years in the Air Force during the Korean War. He's a founding member of the American Conservatory Theatre, San Francisco. He received the Drama Desk Award in 1972 and a Emmy Award in 1992. He is good friends with Diana Muldaur, who played Rosalind Shays on L.A. Law.