Alan Dale

Alan Dale

Alan Dale es un actor nacido el 6 de mayo de 1947 en Dunedin, Nueva Zelanda. Es conocido por su interpretación en la serie australiana Neighbours y su papel de Caleb Nichol en la serie The OC. Antes de trabajar en Neighbours, estuvo en otra serie, 3 años y medio, llamada The Young Doctors.
Más tarde se mudó a Los Ángeles. Desde entonces ha aparecido en series como ER, JAG y The West Wing. En 2002, Dale apareció durante 3 episodios en The X-Files. También interpretó al vicepresidente de los EEUU en la segunda temporada de 24.
En 2003, Dale fue elegido por la FOX, para trabajar en The O.C. interpretando a Caleb Nichol, padre de Kirsten y Hailey Cohen. Primero se pensó que aparecería en unos pocos episodios, pero conforme la serie avanzaba, los guionistas se percataron de que tenía mucho juego su personaje, así que decidieron darle un papel más importante y el actor fue incluido como elenco habitual apareciendo en los intros de la segunda temporada de dicha serie.
Tuvo un papel recurrente en la exitosa serie Perdidos (Lost), donde interpretaba a Charles Widmore, un magnate multimillonario.
Tuvo una aparición breve en Indiana Jones y el reino de la calavera de cristal como el General Ross.
Interpreta el papel de Spencer, el D.A. en Once upon a time. Su primera aparición en la serie tiene lugar en el capítulo 18 de la primera temporada.
Alan tiene tres hijos ya mayores, y está casado con una Miss Australia, Tracey Pearson, desde 1990.

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  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1947-05-06
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Dunedin - Otago - New Zealand

English

Alan Hugh Dale (born 6 May 1947, height 6' 1" (1,85 m)) is a New Zealand actor. As a child, Dale developed a love of theatre and also became a rugby player. After retiring from the sport he took on a number of professions to support his family, before deciding to become a professional actor at the age of 27. With work limited in New Zealand, Dale moved to Australia, where he played Dr. John Forrest in The Young Doctors from 1979 to 1982. He later appeared as Jim Robinson in Neighbours, a part he played for eight years. The character is the role Dale is most associated with in Australia and the United Kingdom. He left the series when he fell out with the producers over the pay he and the rest of the cast received. After leaving Neighbours, Dale became typecast as Robinson in Australia and struggled to find work. His career was revitalised after he relocated to the United States in 2000. Since then he has had roles in many American series including prominent parts in The O.C. (as Caleb Nichol) and Ugly Betty (as Bradford Meade), as well as recurring and guest roles in Lost, 24, NCIS, ER, The West Wing, The X-Files and The Lone Gunmen. Dale has also appeared in minor roles in films such as Star Trek Nemesis, Hollywood Homicide and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull as well as the London West End production of Spamalot. Dale has been married to former Miss Australia Tracey Pearson since 1990 and has four children. Description above from the Wikipedia article Alan Dale, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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