- Ken Olin
name = Ken Olin
birthname = Kenneth Edward Olin
birthdate = birth date and age|1954|07|30
birthplace = flagicon|USA
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
yearsactive = 1976 – present
Patricia Wettig(1982 – present)
notable role =
Michael Steadmanin " thirtysomething"
Ken Olin (born
July 30, 1954) is an American actor, director and producer. He first became well known for his starring role on the television series " thirtysomething", but is now a prolific television producer and director.
As an actor, Olin played Michael Steadman on " thirtysomething" (1987–1991)and Dr. Roger Cattan on "
L.A. Doctors" (1998-1999). He was also noted for his performance as Detective Harry Garibaldi on " Hill Street Blues" and as the lead in the short-lived but critically praised " EZ Streets". Olin has also performed in a number of television programs including "Alias" (as David McNeil), " Falcon Crest", and " Murder, She Wrote".
He is also known for his work as a director, most recently of the television program, "Alias" (for which he as also served as co-
executive producerand producer). He has worked with actress Lena Olin(no relation) and Jennifer Garneron "Alias". In addition, he has directed episodes of "L.A. Doctors", "The West Wing", " Felicity", " Judging Amy", " Freaks and Geeks", "thirtysomething", " EZ Streets" and " Brothers & Sisters".
Olin was born in Chicago,
Illinois. He graduated from The Putney Schoolin Putney, Vermontin 1972, then completed his college career at the University of Pennsylvania. He is married to his "thirtysomething" co-star, Patricia Wettigwith whom he has a son, Clifford, and a daughter, Roxanne. Olin is Jewish.cite news | last =Elkin| first =Michael| coauthors=| title =Jewish Jingle Belles?| pages=| publisher =The Jewish Exponent| date = 2006-12-21| url =http://www.jewishexponent.com/article/11643/| accessdate =2006-12-22 ]
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