Richard Dean Anderson

Biography: Well known as the talented everyday-hero MacGyver, Richard Dean Anderson is a very gifted, remarkable actor by himself.
Born in Minnesota to a teacher father and Drawing artist mother, he wished to be a Hockey player while he was teenager. However, several accidents while playing, forced him to stop. He almost finished his degree in Drama in the Ohio University, but his inner will for travels made him move to Los Angeles. He played on theaters, and it didn't take him long to move to TV. There, he played several important roles throughout the 70's (General Hospital), but in the year 1985 he became Macgyver, the huge step of his career. He played there a talented guy who solved problems with his scientific knowledge and every object he could find, rather than violence. MacGyver ran for 7 successful seasons.
After that he played in several movies, showing variety of talents, such as Drama (Pride of the Marines, and Past the Bleachers), Action (In the Eyes of a Stranger) and Fear
Well known as the talented everyday-hero MacGyver, Richard Dean Anderson is a very gifted, remarkable actor by himself.
Born in Minnesota to a teacher father and Drawing artist mother, he wished to be a Hockey player while he was teenager. However, several accidents while playing, forced him to stop. He almost finished his degree in Drama in the Ohio University, but his inner will for travels made him move to Los Angeles. He played on theaters, and it didn't take him long to move to TV. There, he played several important roles throughout the 70's (General Hospital), but in the year 1985 he became Macgyver, the huge step of his career. He played there a talented guy who solved problems with his scientific knowledge and every object he could find, rather than violence. MacGyver ran for 7 successful seasons.
After that he played in several movies, showing variety of talents, such as Drama (Pride of the Marines, and Past the Bleachers), Action (In the Eyes of a Stranger) and Fear (Beyond Betrayal).
Anderson is well known today for his 8 year role in Stargate SG1, the continuation of the Stargate Movie, where he played Colonel/Brigadier General Jack O'Neill, humorous commander of an army unit which travels to other planets through a circular ancient device, in order to fight the evil and save Earth and the galaxy. He left in 2004 in order to spend more time with his partner Apryl Prose (they have never married) and their 6 year old daughter Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson.
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Richard Dean Anderson's Scores

Average career score: 55
Highest Metascore: 61 Stargate Universe: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 48 Stargate SG-1: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
4 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
59 Fairly Legal : Season 1 Jan 20, 2011 David Smith 6.1
61 Stargate Universe: Season 1 Oct 2, 2009 Lieutenant General Jack O'Neill 6.1
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 10 Jul 14, 2006 Major General Jack O'Neill 7.8
tbd General Hospital: Season 43 Apr 1, 2005 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
53 Stargate Atlantis: Season 1 Jul 16, 2004 Major General Jack O'Neill 8.6
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 8 Jul 9, 2004 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill / Brigadier General Jack O'Neill 7.9
tbd General Hospital: Season 42 Apr 1, 2004 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 7 Jun 13, 2003 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill 8.2
tbd General Hospital: Season 41 Apr 1, 2003 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 6 Jun 7, 2002 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill 6.8
tbd General Hospital: Season 40 Apr 1, 2002 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd General Hospital: Season 39 Jan 2, 2002 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 5 Jun 29, 2001 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill 7.3
tbd General Hospital: Season 38 Jan 2, 2001 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 4 Jun 30, 2000 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill 7.3
tbd General Hospital: Season 37 Jan 3, 2000 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 3 Jun 25, 1999 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill / Executive Producer 7.3
tbd General Hospital: Season 36 Jan 4, 1999 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Stargate SG-1: Season 2 Jun 26, 1998 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill / Executive Producer 7.6
tbd General Hospital: Season 35 Jan 2, 1998 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
48 Stargate SG-1: Season 1 Jul 27, 1997 Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill / Executive Producer 8.8
tbd General Hospital: Season 34 Mar 4, 1997 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd General Hospital: Season 33 Jan 4, 1996 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd General Hospital: Season 32 Nov 7, 1995 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd Legend: Season 1 Apr 18, 1995 Ernest Pratt/Nicodemus Legend tbd
tbd General Hospital: Season 31 Apr 22, 1994 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd General Hospital: Season 30 Mar 31, 1993 Dr. Jeff Webber (1976-1981) tbd
tbd MacGyver: Season 7 Sep 16, 1991 MacGyver tbd
tbd MacGyver: Season 6 Sep 17, 1990 MacGyver tbd
tbd MacGyver: Season 5 Sep 18, 1989 MacGyver tbd