Kent McCord

Mostly Credited As: Kent McCord
Sometimes Credited As: Kent McWhirter

Birth Name: Kent Franklin McWhirter
Date Of Birth: September 26, 1942 (Age 73)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6' 2" (1.87 m)

Kent McCord

Kent was born in Los Angeles in 1942 (his real name is Kent Franklin McWhirter), Kent grew up in Baldwin Park, California.
By 1962, Kent married his high school flame, Cynthia Lee Doty, and so far they have two daughters Kristen, and Megan, and a son, Michael.
Kent excelled on the football team at his high school.
His friendship with Ricky Nelson led to guest star stints in his TV show "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet," later he became a regular and a favorite of the audience. Kent had another famous classmate, his name Elvis Aaron Presley. Later he went on to act in many of Elvis's films. Universal signed Kent to a long-term and he began to appear in Universal shows. Jack spotted him and invite him to guest star in his classic series "Dragnet". These appearances convinced Jack of Kent's talent and he chose him to be one of the leads in Kent's most renown roles as officer Jim Reed in "Adam 12". Kent is an avid car racer and has participated in many racing series. His overwhelming TV and movie credits bear witness of his successful career. Kent has his own website where he share many of his interests and personal memories.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Unsub (1989)As: Alan McWhirter
Galactica 1980 (1980)As: Captain Troy
Adam-12 (1968) (1968)As: Officer Jim Reed
Episode Cast Credits 

Behind The Music (1997) 
  Rick Nelson 04x27: (Jun/24/2001) As Himself 

JAG (1995) 
  Drop Zone 05x20: (Apr/04/2000) As Captain Henry Delario 
  Overdue and Presumed Lost 05x22: (Mar/02/2000) As Captain Henry Delario 
  With Intent to Die 03x13: (Jan/13/1998) As Rear Admiral Paul Whelan 

Farscape (1999) 
  A Human Reaction 01x16: (Aug/01/1999) As Jack Crichton / The Ancient 

Diagnosis Murder (1993) 
  Murder Blues 05x01: (Sep/18/1997) As Det. Tony Stang 

Pacific Blue (1996) 
  Ties That Bind 03x02: (Aug/10/1997) As Brolin Jorgenson 

Renegade (1992) 
  The Bad Seed 05x22: (Apr/04/1997) As Marshal Jack Hendricks, [Special Guest Stars]
  Hard Rain 05x13: (Jan/13/1997) As Marshal Jack Hendricks, [Special Guest Stars]
  For Better Or Worse 05x09: (Nov/15/1996) As Marshal Jack Hendricks, [Special Guest Stars]

seaQuest DSV (1993) 
  Splashdown 02x22: (May/21/1995) As Commander Scott Keller 
  Dream Weaver 02x15: (Feb/19/1995) As Commander Scott Keller 
  The Fear That Follows 02x03: (Sep/25/1994) As Commander Scott Keller 
  Such Great Patience 01x21: (May/08/1994) As Commander Scott Keller 

Adam-12 (1989) (1990) 
  R.T.D. 211 01x22: (Feb/18/1991) As Lieutenant Jim Reed 
  Follow Home 01x07: (Nov/05/1990) As Store Owner 

Murder, She Wrote (1984) 
  The Taxman Cometh 07x15: (Feb/17/1991) As George Harris 

MacGyver (1985) (1985) 
  Squeeze Play 06x11: (Dec/17/1990) As Novis Reilly 

Monsters (1988) 
  Rain Dance 01x19: (Apr/22/1989) As Tom, [Starring Roles]

The Highwayman (1988) 
  Road Lord 01x01: (Mar/04/1988) As Road Lord 

21 Jump Street (1987) 
  Chapel of Love 02x14: (Feb/14/1988) As Tom Hanson Sr. 

J.J. Starbuck (1987) 
  Incident at Sam September 01x05: (Nov/10/1987) As Lt. Col. Joseph Martin 

Battle of the Network Stars (1976) 
  Special #8 01x08: (May/04/1980) As Himself (ABC Team) 

The Love Boat (1977) 
  The Captain's Ne'er-Do-Well Brother/The Perfect Match/The Remake 03x21: (Feb/02/1980) As Howard Samuels 

Black Sheep Squadron (1976) 
  Presumed Dead 01x07: (Oct/26/1976) As Cpt. Charles W. Dobson 

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1968) 
  Episode #131 06x15: (Jan/08/1973) As Himself 
  Episode #130 06x14: (Dec/18/1972) As Himself 
  Episode #117 06x01: (Sep/11/1972) As Himself 

Emergency! (1972) 
  The Wedsworth-Townsend Act (Jan/15/1972) As Officer Jim Reed 

The D.A. (1971) (1971) 
  The People vs. Saydo 01x04: (Oct/08/1971) As Officer Jim Reed 

The Outsider (US) (1968) 
  The Land of the Fox 01x12: (Dec/18/1968) As Bill Ellison 

Dragnet (1967) (1967) 
  Internal Affairs - DR-20 03x12: (Dec/12/1968) As Officer Jim Reed 
  The Big Search 02x17: (Jan/04/1968) As Officer Jim Reed 
  The Phony Police Racket 02x13: (Dec/07/1967) As Officer Jim Reed 
  The Big High 02x08: (Nov/02/1967) As Police Officer 

Ironside (1967) 
  Message from Beyond 01x01: (Sep/14/1967) As Patrolman Kellogg, [Co-Guest Stars]

The Virginian (1962) 
  A Welcoming Town 05x26: (Mar/22/1967) As Bill Lee 
  A Bald-Faced Boy 04x29: (Apr/13/1966) As Hotel Clerk 

Run for Your Life (1965) 
  The Dark Beyond the Door 02x05: (Oct/10/1966) As Mike Ramsey 

Pistols 'n' Petticoats (1966) 
  Bitter Blossom O'Brian 01x03: (Oct/01/1966) As Fred 

McHale's Navy (1962) 
  Secret Chimp 007 04x22: (Feb/15/1966) As Courier (as Kent McWhirter) 

The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (1952) 
  Kris, the Little Helper 14x15: (Jan/05/1966) As Kent 
  The Nelsons Revisited 14x06: (Oct/20/1965) As Kent 
  Kris and the Queen 14x03: (Sep/29/1965) As Kent 
  Publicity for the Fraternity 11x22: (Mar/28/1963) As Kent 
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