Christopher Cary (1930–2000)

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Christopher Cary was born on June 16, 1930 in Surrey, England as Christopher Bay Carysfort. He was an actor and director, known for The Wild Wild West (1965), The Time Tunnel (1966) and Hawaii Five-O (1968). He was married to Ellen Orson Carysfort. He died on April 1, 2000 in Hollywood Hills, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Wild Wild West Tycho / Snakes Tolliver
Hawaii Five-O Michael Olson
Voyagers! Dr. Albert Schweitzer


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 2000 The Indescribable Nth (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1995 Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series)
Watson / Colonist
 1992 Rescue Me
 1988 Watchers
TV Newscaster (as Christopher Carey)
 1987 Million Dollar Mystery
 1987 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
- She's So Fein (1987) ... Hopkins
 1986 The Wizard (TV Series)
- El Dorado (1986)
 1986 Riptide (TV Series)
Jack Scofield
- The Pirate and the Princess (1986) ... Jack Scofield
 1985 KGB: The Secret War
Alex Stafanac
 1984 Dynasty (TV Series)
Earl Cunningham
- The Check (1984) ... Earl Cunningham
 1984 Masquerade (TV Series)
Major Karl Volker
- Caribbean Holiday (1984) ... Major Karl Volker
 1983 Voyagers! (TV Series)
Dr. Albert Schweitzer
- Buffalo Bill and Annie Play the Palace (1983) ... Dr. Albert Schweitzer
 1982 The Sword and the Sorcerer
King Richard
 1981 Lifepod
Captain Montaine / Montaine
 1980 Gauguin the Savage (TV Movie)
Doctor Feydeau
 1980 Vega$ (TV Series)
- Consortium (1980) ... David (as Christopher Carey)
 1979 Captain America II: Death Too Soon (TV Movie)
Professor Ian Ilson
 1977-1979 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Dutch Ingram / Ginger Townsend
- The Hawaiian Headache (1979) ... Dutch Ingram
- The Queen of Peru (1977) ... Ginger Townsend
 1979 Mind Over Murder (TV Movie)
John Povey
 1977-1978 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Beamer / Mallory
- Death in Disguise (1978) ... Beamer
- Judgment from Outer Space: Part 2 (1977) ... Mallory
 1977 The White Buffalo
Short Man (uncredited)
 1975 Caribe (TV Series)
- The Patriots (1975) ... Phipps
 1975 The Legendary Curse of the Hope Diamond (TV Movie)
Lord Hope
 1975 Police Story (TV Series)
Dr. Mark Ritter
- Sniper (1975) ... Dr. Mark Ritter
 1974 Planet Earth (TV Movie)
 1973 Death Race (TV Movie)
British Radioman
 1972 Catwalk (TV Series)
Harry Ellis
- The Bramblebush Technique (1972) ... Harry Ellis
- There's No Business Like No Business (1972) ... Harry Ellis
 1971 Raid on Rommel
Conscientious Objector
 1970 Insight (TV Series)
James Houseworthy II
- The 7 Minute Life of James Houseworthy (1970) ... James Houseworthy II
 1970 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Michael Olson
- Kiss the Queen Goodbye (1970) ... Michael Olson
 1970 The Mask of Sheba (TV Movie)
Peter Drake (as Christopher Carey)
 1969 Bracken's World (TV Series)
Pepe Charpentier / Silent Sam
- It's the Power Structure, Baby (1969) ... Pepe Charpentier
- King David (1969) ... Silent Sam
 1969 Land of the Giants (TV Series)
- Chamber of Fear (1969) ... Deenar
 1969 Marlowe
 1969 Mannix (TV Series)
Roger Bard
- All Around the Money Tree (1969) ... Roger Bard
 1966-1969 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Tycho / Snakes Tolliver
- The Night of the Poisonous Posey (1966) ... Snakes Tolliver
 1967-1968 The High Chaparral (TV Series)
Fergus MacLeish
- For What We Are About to Receive (1968) ... Fergus MacLeish (as Christopher Carey)
- A Quiet Day in Tucson (1967) ... Fergus MacLeish (as Christopher Carey)
 1967-1968 Garrison's Gorillas (TV Series)
Goniff / Sir Charles Redmond
- Time Bomb (1968) ... Goniff
- The War Diamonds (1968) ... Goniff
- The Frame-Up (1968) ... Goniff
- The Plot to Kill (1968) ... Goniff
- War and Crime (1968) ... Goniff
 1967 The Time Tunnel (TV Series)
- Merlin the Magician (1967) ... Merlin
 1966 Jericho (TV Series)
- Jackal of Diamonds (1966) ... DeBrueler
 1966 The Big Valley (TV Series)
- The Great Safe Robbery (1966) ... Shorty
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
Angus Ferguson
- The Impractical Joker (1966) ... Angus Ferguson
 1966 The Road West (TV Series)
Willie Lom
- Shaman (1966) ... Willie Lom (as Christopher Carey)
 1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Cornell DeHaven
- Dear Deductible (1966) ... Cornell DeHaven
 1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Toby Gordon-Jones
- The Mata Hari Affair (1966) ... Toby Gordon-Jones
 1965 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Mr. Ecks
- The Odd Man Affair (1965) ... Mr. Ecks
 1962 Look Up and Live (TV Series)
- Aria de Capo (1962)
 1960 Music of Williamsburg (Short)
 1957 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
- The Enemy (1957) ... Tom
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His play, "What Else Have You Got In The Closet," was performed at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, California. Laszlo Vadney and Hans Wilhelm were directors. Albert McCleery was artistic director.

Alternate Names:

Christopher Carey

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Christopher Cary first appeared professionally with the Sadler's Wells Theatre (later The Royal Ballet ) in his native England. He soon switched his vocation from dance to acting and directing. He moved to Los Angeles in 1955, where he worked with Judy Garland, Charlton Heston, and Dame Judith Anderson, among many others.

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