Acting

MACGYVER 2019


Recent Performances

Michael Des Barres has had a long career on television working with actors like James Garner, Richard Dean Anderson, Teri Hatcher, Johnny Depp, Ellen DeGeneres, Jerry Seinfeld, Heather Locklear, Don Johnson, Kelsey Grammer and Seth Green.

Starring roles on The New WKRP In Cincinnati, recurring roles on MacGyver and Melrose Place, plus dozens of guest-appearances on other hit shows, including NCIS, Roseanne, Seinfeld, Frasier, Alias, and Nip/Tuck, have made him into one of the most recognizable and versatile actors on TV today. 


Des Barres has also appeared in a number of movies over the years, sharing the silver screen with Tony Curtis, Sidney Poitier, Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, Gabriel Byrne, Beverly D’Angelo, Rosanna Arquette, Nastassja Kinski and Andy Garcia among many others.



TELEVISION

MacGyver - recurring role as Nicholas Helman (2018-2019)

NCIS (2012, 2014)

The Finder (2012)

Suits (2012)

Bones (2010)

Nip/Tuck (2007)

Four Kings five episodes (2006)

Alias (2005)

Frasier (2004)

JAG (2004)
Dead Like Me (2004)
Hawaii (2004)

My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star (eight episodes) (2002)
Charmed (2002)
She Spies (2002)
The Gilmore Girls (2002)

Providence (2002)

Dead Last (2001)

Nash Bridges (1999)

Mulholland Drive (1999)

Just Shoot Me! (1998)
The Pretender (1998)

JAG (1997)
Ellen (1997)

Melrose Place recurring role (1996)
The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (1996)
Spider-Man (1996)
Sliders (1996)
Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm (1996)

Marker (1995)

The Commish (1995)

Ellen (1995)

L.A. Law (1994)
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1994)
Northern Exposure (1994)

)The Hat Squad (1993)
The JackieThomas Show (1993)
Seinfeld (1993)

Batman: The Animated Series (1992)
Legend of Prince Valiant (1992)

Roseanne (ABC) recurring role (1991)
The New WKRP In Cincinnati recurring role (1991)
The Adventures of Superboy recurring role (1991)

Super Force (1990)

Father Dowling Mysteries (1990)

MacGyver recurring role as Murdoc (1989-91)

21 Jump Street (1989)

Miami Vice (1988)
J.J. Starbuck (1988)
ALF (1988)

MacGyver (1987)

Sledge Hammer! (1987)

My Sister Sam (1986)

The Hitchhiker (1986)

The Insiders (1986)

St. Elsewhere (1985)

Miami Vice (1985)

Cagney & Lacey (1983)

Hart to Hart (1980)

The Rockford Files (1979)

WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)

Six Days of Justice (1972)

Whack-O! (1969)
The First Lady (1968)
Dixon of Dock Green (1968)
Mrs Thursday (1967)
Z Cars (1967)
The Bruce Forsyth Show (1966)


MOVIES


Me (2014)

California Solo (2012)

Catch That Kid (2004)

Mayor of the Sunset Strip (2003)

The Man from Elysian Fields (2001)

Good Advice (2001)

Diary of a Sex Addict (2001)

Mulholland Drive (2001)

Ocean Park (2000)

Tease (1999)

Food For the Heart (1999)

Sugar Town (1999)

Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)

Mowgli’s First Adventure: In Search Of The Elephant Eye Diamond (1997)

Limp Fangs: The Adventures of Count Malt Liquela (1996)

Widow’s Kiss (1995)

Deep Red (1994)

Silk Degrees (1994)

A Simple Twist of Fate (1994)

The High Crusade (1994)

Under Siege (1992)

Waxwork II: Lost in Time (1991)

Pink Cadillac (1989)

Midnight Cabaret (1988)

Double Switch (1987)

Nightflyers (1987)

Ghoulies (1985)

Arizona Slim (1974)
I, Monster (1971)
To Sir, with Love (1967)
Drop Dead Darling (1966)