Caption: Still of Matt Frewer and Ken Wahl in The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)
Actor, Writer, Director
Born: October 31, 1954
Star sign: Scorpio
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Known for: Wiseguy (1987), The Wanderers (1979), Fort Apache the Bronx (1981), Purple Hearts (1984)
Born in October 1954, Ken Wahl was one of ten children. He left school at age 17 to drift through a variety of jobs before heading to California with a burning desire to succeed in the dramatic arts. Wahl was tall, handsome and athletically gifted, plus he oozed on screen appeal. Wahl's first key role was as the lead character of Richie Genaro, ...