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|Known for:||Razorback, Au Pair, Trapper John, M.D.|
|Birth name:||Gregory Neale Harrison|
|Birthday:||31 May 1950, Avalon, Catalina Island, California, USA|
|Height:||5' 11" (1.80 m)|
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TriviaGregory was discovered on the musical theater stage and returns there now and again. While working as a doorman at a nightclub, he met Jason Robards who offered him encouragement to become an actor. He quit his job and moved to L.A. immediately afterward. In 1980, he formed with Franklin R. Levy the "Catalina Production Group Ltd." producing numerous stage projects, more than two dozen televsion movies. Catalina was an important force in the Los Angeles theater scene, from 1981 to 1992, plays presented by Catalina were honored with over 150 theater awards, E.g. in 1982 for "The Hasty Heart". He also enjoys swimming, kayaking and is a keen golfer. Wife Randi Oakes is also an actress who played the character "Officer Bonnie Clark" on the TV series "CHiPs" (1977). First big break came in 1976, when he was cast in a guest-star role in the CBS series "M*A*S*H". After serving for two years as a medic, he finally received an honorable discharge in 1971 from the Army as a non-religious conscientious objector. Played the role of slick lawyer Billy Flynn in the NY production of "Chicago" on and off between the years 2003 and 2006. Spent his youth swimming, fishing, and diving for coins tossed by the tourists who lined the railings of the two-thousand passenger S.S. Catalina as it sailed into the bay during the summer. Best known by the public for his starring role as Chief of Surgery - Dr. George Alonzo 'Gonzo' Gates on "Trapper John, M.D." (1979).