Richard A. Dysart

Biography: Richard Dysart is most famed for his role Leland McKenzie on succesful NBC drama series, L.A. Law. He has also starred in many movies, such as Hard Rain, Panther, Back to the Future III, Wall Street, Pale Rider, Mask, The Thing, The Falcon and the Snowman etc.

Dysart was born and raised in Maine. He served for four years in the Air Force during the Korean War. He's a founding member of the American Conservatory Theatre, San Francisco.

He received the Drama Desk Award in 1972. He earned three Emmy-nominations(1989, 1990, 1991) and one Emmy Award(1992) for his portrayal of Leland Mckenzie in L.A. Law. He describes him self as a "good friend" of Diana Muldaur, who played Rosalind Shays on the show.

Richard A. Dysart's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 83
Highest Metascore: 83 L.A. Law: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 83 L.A. Law: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Spawn: Season 3 May 23, 1999 Cogliostro 7.0
tbd Spawn: Season 2 May 15, 1998 Cogliostro 7.0
tbd Spawn: Season 1 May 16, 1997 Cogliostro 8.6
tbd L.A. Law: Season 8 Oct 7, 1993 Leland McKenzie tbd
tbd L.A. Law: Season 7 Oct 22, 1992 Leland McKenzie tbd
tbd L.A. Law: Season 6 Oct 10, 1991 Leland McKenzie 7.0
tbd L.A. Law: Season 5 Oct 18, 1990 Leland McKenzie 7.0
tbd L.A. Law: Season 4 Nov 2, 1989 Leland McKenzie 7.0
tbd L.A. Law: Season 3 Nov 3, 1988 Leland McKenzie 8.0
tbd L.A. Law: Season 2 Oct 15, 1987 Leland McKenzie 8.0
83 L.A. Law: Season 1 Sep 15, 1986 Leland McKenzie 8.0