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Darren McGavin

( b. May 07, 1922 Spokane, Washington, USA - d. Feb 25, 2006 Los Angeles, California, USA ) Male
Relations: Husband of Melanie York (1944 - 1969); divorced, 4 children
Husband of Kathie Browne (1969 - 2003); her death
His theatre debut was in the 1944 Off-Broadway play, "No Rhyme, No Reason". Beginning in 1949, he toured as Happy for 18 months in the road company of "Death of a Salesman". He also worked extensively in regional and summer stock theatre. In 1989, he starred in the Off-Broadway hit "The Night Hank Williams Died."

TV and film roles included the reporter in "The Night Stalker", Frank Sinatra’s oily dealer in the drug-addiction drama "The Man With the Golden Arm" and Mr. Parker in "A Christmas Story".


ProductionsDate of Productions
Dinner at Eight
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [Larry Renault]
Sep 27, 1966 - Jan 14, 1967
Blood, Sweat and Stanley Poole
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [1st Lt. Stanley Poole]
Oct 05, 1961 - Dec 16, 1961
Two for the Seesaw
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin
    • Jerry Ryan - Replacement
Jan 16, 1958 - Oct 31, 1959
The Tunnel of Love
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [Dick Pepper]
Feb 13, 1957 - Feb 22, 1958
The Lovers
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [Chrysagon de la Crux]
May 10, 1956 - May 12, 1956
The Innkeepers
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [David McGregor]
Feb 02, 1956 - Feb 04, 1956
The Rainmaker
[Play, Romance, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [Bill Starbuck]
Oct 28, 1954 - Feb 12, 1955
My 3 Angels
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Darren McGavin [Alfred]
Mar 11, 1953 - Jan 02, 1954
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