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Dakin Matthews

1940-11-07 Oakland, California, USA

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Melvin Richard "Dakin" Matthews (born November 7, 1940) is an American actor, playwright, theatre director, and theatrical scholar. Best known as Herb Kelcher in ‘’My Two Dads’’ (1987-1989), Hamlin Charleston in ‘’Gilmore Girls’’ (2000-2007), and as Reverend Sikes in ‘’Desperate Housewives’’ (2004-2012). Description above from the Wikipedia article Dakin Matthews, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Waitress: The Musical Joe / Josie 2023-12-07
Bridge of Spies Judge Byers 2015-10-15
Zero Charisma Greg Goran 2013-10-11
Lincoln John Usher 2012-11-09
The Eagle Claudius Marcellus 2011-02-08
True Grit Col. Stonehill 2010-12-22
The Fighting Temptations Mr. Fairchild 2003-09-19
The Big Time 2002-10-20
An Extremely Goofy Movie Judge (voice) (uncredited) 2000-02-29
Thirteen Days Arthur Lundahl 2000-12-25
The Muse Dr. Jacobson 1999-01-05
Best Friends for Life Mr. Burnham 1998-01-18
The Siege Senator Wright 1998-11-06
The Siege Congressman Marshall 1998-11-06
Bean Passenger Tucker 1997-07-03
Flubber Minister 1997-11-26
Stuart Saves His Family Intervention Counselor 1995-04-12
Virus Dr. Dubcheck 1995-05-08
White Mile Andy Thornell 1994-05-21
Menendez: A Killing in Beverly Hills Dean Barrow 1994-05-22
The Swan Princess King William (voice) 1994-11-18
The Enemy Within Vice President Walter Kelly 1994-08-24
Rio Shannon 1993-08-14
And the Band Played On Congressman Phil Burton 1993-09-11
Staying Afloat Henry Ashley 1993-11-26
Rising Sun Professor Sanders 1993-07-30
Hart to Hart Returns Ted Avery 1993-11-02
Undercover Blues Police Captain 1993-09-10
The Temp Dr. Feldman 1993-02-12
Criminal Behavior Albee Ferguson 1992-05-11
Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive Attorney 1992-03-03
For Richer, for Poorer Larry 1992-01-01
Revolver Tom McCall 1992-04-19
The Whereabouts of Jenny Cox 1991-01-14
In a Stranger's Hand Francis Haynes 1991-09-29
Under Cover Director Waugh 1991-01-05
The Perfect Tribute Dr. Thomas 1991-04-21
Jailbirds Sheriff 1991-05-16
White Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd D.A. Buron Fitts 1991-05-05
Child's Play 3 Colonel Cochrane 1991-08-30
Ghost Dad Mr. Seymour 1990-06-29
My Brother's Wife Charles Rusher 1989-12-17
Naked Lie Adam Berger 1989-02-26
Wired Washington Post Editor 1989-08-25
Out on the Edge Dr. Cutler 1989-05-14
The Fabulous Baker Boys Charlie 1989-10-13
Sunset William Singer 1988-04-29
Funny Farm Marion Corey Jr. 1988-06-03
Clean and Sober Bob 1988-08-10
Baby M Judge Sorkow 1988-05-22
Permanent Record 1988-04-22
The Silence at Bethany Sam Mitgang 1988-01-20
Nuts Judge Lawrence Block 1987-11-20
Like Father Like Son Old Man Morrison 1987-10-02