Dennis Cole Biography
Birthday: July 19, 1940 (Cancer)
Born In: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Dennis Cole was an American actor and model. His tan, chiselled, athletic, and blond look of a typical California surfer garnered him spots in physique magazines and also gained him ground as an actor. During the 1960s and 1970s, Cole featured as a familiar face on-screen, whether in daytime soaps, prime-time series or mini-movies. Cole initially forayed into modelling and then worked as a stuntman before commencing his acting career. His real breakthrough in acting came with starring role of Detective Jim Briggs in television series ‘Felony Squad’. Other notable television roles of Cole include in series ‘Bearcats!’, ‘Bracken's World’ and ‘The Young and the Restless’. He also guest featured in many series like ‘Murder, She Wrote’ and ‘Charlie's Angels’. His film appearances include in ‘Pretty Smart’ and ‘Cave-In!’ Cole became an activist and spoke against violence on TV after he lost his only son Joe in a home invasion robbery attempt. Cole was also associated with different charitable organizations. His later career saw him getting into real-estate broking. He launched and operated real estate company Celebrity Realty, Inc with his third wife Marjorie Cole.