Roy Thinnes Biography
Birthday: April 6, 1938 (Aries)
Born In: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Roy Thinnes is an American actor best known for portraying the lonely hero David Vincent in the ABC series 'The Invaders' in 1967-68. He had previously gained recognition for playing Phil Brewer on the daytime soap opera 'General Hospital' and became a favorite among female fans particularly for starring as Ben Quick in the ABC series 'The Long Hot Summer'. His other notable television roles include Dr. James Whitman in 'The Psychiatrist', Capt. Dana Holmes in 'From Here to Eternity', Nick Hogan in 'Falcon Crest', Roger Collins/Rev. Trask in 'Dark Shadows', and Alex Smith and Gen. Sloan Carpenter in 'One Life to Live' during two separate stints. His notable film appearances were in 'Doppelgänger', 'Charley One-Eye', 'Airport 1975', 'The Hindenburg', 'Rush Week', 'A Beautiful Mind' and 'Broken English'.