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Also Known As: Died:
Born: September 19, 1955 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Jacksonville, Florida, USA Profession: singer, actor

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CAST: (feature film)

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 Trial of the Incredible Hulk, The (1989) Matt Murdoch/Daredevil
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 Transformations (1988)
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 Ballerina and the Blues (1987) Rick Peterson
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 Pirates of Penzance, The (1983) Frederic
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 Sooner Or Later (1979) Michael Skye
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1989:
Acted in the sci-fi thriller, "Transformations"
1975:
At age 20, moved to NYC; was subsequently signed by Columbia Records as the hard rock band Rex
1994:
Featured in the TV-movie romance "Danielle Steel's 'Once in a Lifetime'" (NBC)
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Guest starred on the CBS series "Murder, She Wrote" (1986), "Houston Nights" (1987) and "Cagney and Lacey" (1988)
2001:
Played the leading role of Fred Grahame in the touring production of "Kiss Me, Kate"
1979:
Played the musician crush-object of a fourteen-year-old in the TV-movie "Sooner or Later" (NBC)
1998:
Replaced Terrence Mann as Chauvelin in the Broadway musical "The Scarlet Pimpernel"
1995:
Starred opposite Diahann Carroll in the Canadian stage production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Sunset Boulevard"
1990:
Returned to Broadway, playing Baron Felix von Gaigern in "Grand Hotel"
1981:
Starred as Frederic on Broadway in "The Pirates of Penzance"; originated role in Central Park in the summer
1988:
Starred in and penned lyrics for the Canadian feature production "Ballerina and the Blues"
2000:
Toured as Frank Butler opposite Marilu Henner in the stage musical "Annie Get Your Gun"
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Toured with Ted Nugent
1994:
Acted in the suspenseful Scott Bakula feature vehicle "A Passion to Kill"
1989:
Co-starred as blind man turned superhero Daredevil in the NBC TV-movie "The Trial of the Incredible Hulk"
2000:
Had a cameo guest role as a pirate on ABC's "Norm"
1982:
Replaced Andy Gibb as host of the syndicated series "Solid Gold"
1982:
Reprised role in the film adaptation of "The Pirates of Penzance"
1990:
Had a regular role as businessman Darryl Crawford on the CBS daytime drama "As the World Turns"
1985:
Played the eponymous crime fighter in the short-lived ABC series "Street Hawk"
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Notes

Smith on finding out in 1997 that he had a teenaged son: "There's a great many things in my life that have been a hot fudge sundae with a cherry on top. This has been like that." --quoted in People, March 2, 1998.

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companion:
Karen Lakey. Had one-night stand in 1979 that resulted in son Brandon.
companion:
Carol Alt. Model. Had relationship in 1982.
wife:
Jamie Smith. Married for eight years from 1987 to 1995; mother of daughters Meagan and Madison.
wife:
Courtney Shrage Smith. Manager, former probation officer. Met in Toronto when Smith was performing in "Sunset Boulevard"; married c. 1998; mother of son Gatsby.
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son:
Brandon MacDonald. Born c. 1980; mother, Karen Lakey.
daughter:
Meagan Elizabeth Smith. Born on August 12, 1987.
daughter:
Madison Marie Smith. Born on February 10, 1990.
son:
Gatsby Smith. Born in August 1999; mother, Courtney Smith.
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