Ken Howard

Biography: Born Kenneth Joseph Howard Jr, Ken made his Broadway debut as Karl Kubelik in "Promises, Promises" in 1968. He also originated the roles of Thomas Jefferson in the Tony Award winning musical "1776" for which he received the Theatre World's Award, Paul Reese in "Child's Play" which garnered him the Tony Award, Jerry Ryan in "SeeSaw", Tom in "The Norman Conquests" The President in "1600 Pennsylvania Avenue" and Glenn Cooper in "Rumors". He portrayed Martin Dysart in the National Touring Company of "Equus" and Warren G. Harding in the award winning "Camping with Henry and Tom" off Broadway. On TV Mr.Howard starred in the series "Adam's Rib", "The Manhunter", "It's Not Easy", "Dynasty" and "The Colby's". He created and starred in "The White Shadow" He also starred in numerous Mini-Series including "The Thorn Birds", "Rage of Angels", "Op Center" and "Mastergate". He made his film debutin Otto Premingers "Tell Me That You Love Me Junie Moon". The Voice of countless books on tape. HeBorn Kenneth Joseph Howard Jr, Ken made his Broadway debut as Karl Kubelik in "Promises, Promises" in 1968. He also originated the roles of Thomas Jefferson in the Tony Award winning musical "1776" for which he received the Theatre World's Award, Paul Reese in "Child's Play" which garnered him the Tony Award, Jerry Ryan in "SeeSaw", Tom in "The Norman Conquests" The President in "1600 Pennsylvania Avenue" and Glenn Cooper in "Rumors". He portrayed Martin Dysart in the National Touring Company of "Equus" and Warren G. Harding in the award winning "Camping with Henry and Tom" off Broadway. On TV Mr.Howard starred in the series "Adam's Rib", "The Manhunter", "It's Not Easy", "Dynasty" and "The Colby's". He created and starred in "The White Shadow" He also starred in numerous Mini-Series including "The Thorn Birds", "Rage of Angels", "Op Center" and "Mastergate". He made his film debutin Otto Premingers "Tell Me That You Love Me Junie Moon". The Voice of countless books on tape. He created the Master Class in acting at the American Repertory Theatre, an undergraduate lecture course at Harvard University, and taught oral argument at Harvard Law School. Mr. Howard resides in Los Angeles with his wife, stunt woman Linda Howard and their dog, Shadow. Expand

Ken Howard's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 49
Highest Metascore: 70 Double Dare
Lowest Metascore: 35 The Wedding Ringer
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 10
  2. Negative: 2 out of 10
10 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
56 Joy Dec 25, 2015 Mop Executive 6.5
35 The Wedding Ringer Jan 16, 2015 Cast / Ed Palmer 3.2
48 The Judge Oct 10, 2014 Judge Warren 7.2
40 Better Living Through Chemistry Mar 14, 2014 Walter Bishop 6.0
50 A.C.O.D. Oct 4, 2013 Gary 5.4
36 Smother Sep 26, 2008 Gene Cooper / Gene Cooper 8.3
59 Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story Oct 21, 2005 Bill Ford 6.6
70 Double Dare Apr 22, 2005 Himself 6.3
40 At First Sight Jan 15, 1999 Virgil's Father 8.6
51 The Net Jul 28, 1995 Michael Bergstrom 8.6