Michael Cavanaugh


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Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Michael Cavanaugh was born on November 21, 1942 in New York. The eldest of nine children, Cavanaugh joined the Navy following his high school graduation and was stationed in Hawaii for three years. After his tour of duty was over, Cavanaugh developed an interest in acting. He began his acting career in children's theater; he made his stage debut in the titular role in a production of "Winnie the Pooh". Michael's other stage credits include "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest", "Merchant of Venice" and "Are You Now or Have You Ever Been?". An accomplished vocalist, Cavanaugh has sung tenor in such musicals as "Oh Calcutta!", "Carousel" and "110 in the Shade". Michael has racked up an extensive list of film and TV show credits alike since the mid-1970s; he often portrays police officers, government agents, stern military types, lawyers, judges and slick businessmen. Cavanaugh has appeared in three Clint Eastwood pictures: The Enforcer (1976), The Gauntlet (1977) and Any Which Way You Can (1980). He was especially memorable as the head nasty bad guy in the exciting Chuck Norris action vehicle Forced Vengeance (1982). Cavanaugh was terrific as obsessive and xenophobic chief federal security agent "George Fox" on the fine and thoughtful science fiction TV series Starman (1986). He also had a recurring part on the short-lived early 90s revival of the popular horror soap opera Dark Shadows (1991). Among the many TV shows Cavanaugh has done guest spots on are Monk (2002), Shark (2006), Bones (2005), The Young and the Restless (1973), The West Wing (1999), The Practice (1997), NYPD Blue (1993), Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993), Matlock (1986), Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), ER (1994), The X Files (1993), L.A. Law (1986), Our House (1986), Amazing Stories (1985), MacGyver (1985), Airwolf (1984), Dallas (1978), The A-Team (1983), Cagney & Lacey (1981), Hunter (1984), T.J. Hooker (1982), Vega$ (1978), CHiPs (1977) and Kojak (1973). - IMDb Mini Biography By: woodyanders

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Streaming Availability

Amazon Video has the most number of Michael Cavanaugh’s flixes, followed by Hallmark Movies compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

Michael Cavanaugh on average has worked on 1 movies per year from 1977 to 2020. See the full graphs of the number of Michael Cavanaugh movies released per year from 1986 till 2020.

Top Genres

Michael Cavanaugh works mostly in Drama Genre followed by Action Genre flixes. 31% of Michael Cavanaugh movies are Drama Genre movies. See Top Genres that Michael Cavanaugh worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Michael Cavanaugh has worked on is 6.0.

6.0 / 10

Michael Cavanaugh's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Vanishing Son (1995)

13 episodes of this syndicated show were produced in 1994 and 1995 and first aired in January 1995. Jian-Wa comes to America from Beijing with his brother Wago to find freedom. Wago, who is...

8/1060 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

A young widow returns home for the first time in three years to help prepare her sister's wedding. She is forced to confront her past, including the man she never expected to fall for.

5.5/1090 min

Available in 3 platform(s).

Forced Vengeance (1982)

A casino security guard is forced into violence from when the Hong Kong mob threatens his friends.

5.5/1090 min

Available in 7 platform(s).

Black Thunder (1998)

When the top secret prototype of the Nova Stealth fighter has been stolen, the Pentagon launches big alarm; the plane shouldn't come into hostile hands. There is only one man who can get ...

3.7/1085 min

Available in 1 platform(s).