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Jim Byrnes

Daniel Benjamin Burroughs in Wiseguy

Photos Jim Byrnes Birth name: James Thomas Byrnes
Birth date: 1948/09/22 (73 years old)
Birth place : Saint Louis, Missouri (USA)

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Biography for Jim Byrnes

Born on September 22, 1948, Jim Byrnes grew up in St. Louis, the middle child of a middle class family. He learned to play blues guitar at age 13-- and continues to play on his favorite guitar, a Gibson 1969 Hummingbird. An eclectic individual, he studied for the priest hood in a seminary, and was even a professional shepherd at one point. He studied acting at Boston University and St.Louis University. Byrnes is a gifted actor and an inspiring individual. He lost both his legs in an automobile accident Feb. 26, 1972-- the same day he landed his pivotal "Wiseguy" role as Lifeguard fifteen years later.

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Filmography

Title Role
My Boss's Daughter (2003) George
Snow Queen (2002) (TV) (voice) Polar Bear
Madeline: My Fair Madeline (2002) (TV) (voice) Mayor of Paris
Inspector Gadget's Last Case: Claw's Revenge (2002) (TV) Chief Quimby
Taken (2002) (mini) TV Series Busker
Stargate: Infinity (2002) TV Series (voice)
Due East (2002) (TV) Father Berkely
Ultimate Book of Spells (2001) TV Series
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing: The Movie - Endless Waltz (2000) (TV) Dekim Barton
Highlander: Endgame (2000) Joe Dawson
Becoming Dick (2000) (TV) Bartender
Monster Mash (2000) (V) (voice)
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (2000) TV Series Duke Dermail
Higher Ground (2000) TV Series Frank Markasian
Beast Machines: Transformers (1999) TV Series (voice) Thrust
Shadow Raiders (1998) TV Series (voice) Grand Vizier (1998)
The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1998) (V) (voice) Pop
Mummies Alive! The Legend Begins (1998) (V) (voice) Additional Voices
The Jim Byrnes Show (1998) TV Series Jim Byrnes, owner of Blue Byrnes Bar
Beast Wars: Transformers (1996) TV Series (voice) Inferno (1997-1999)
Final Descent (1997) (TV) Duke Houston
Drive, She Said (1997) Dr. Glen Green
Masterminds (1997) (uncredited) Larry Millard
Lost Treasure of Dos Santos (1997) (TV) Doc Humphries
For Hope (1996) (TV) (uncredited) Date #1
Bloodhounds II (1996) (TV) Lt. Jim McMahon
Wiseguy (1996) (TV) Lifeguard
Starlight (1996/I) Rod MacArthur
Stone Protectors (1996) TV Series (voice) Additional Voices
Dream Man (1995) (V) Lt. Jim 'The Loot' Garrity
Sliders (1995) (TV) (uncredited) Announcer
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995) (TV) Vet
Final Fight (1995) TV Series Belger/J
G.I. Joe Extreme (1995) TV Series (voice) Nelson
Mega Man (1995) TV Series (voice) Dr. Thomas Light
Whale Music (1994) Dewey Moore
Conan and the Young Warriors (1994) TV Series (voice) Additional Voices
Suspicious Agenda (1994) Lt. Rayburn
Highlander (1992) TV Series Joe Dawson (1993-1998)
Double Dragon (1993/I) TV Series (voice) Shadow Master
Hurricanes (1993) TV Series (voice)
The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog (1993) TV Series (voice)
Harmony Cats (1993) Frank Hay
King Arthur and the Knights of Justice (1992) TV Series (voice) Merlin
Dirty Work (1992) (TV) Stan
Invader (1992) (scenes deleted) Engineer Powell
Christmas on Division Street (1991) (TV) Benedetti
Omen IV: The Awakening (1991) (TV) Noah
G.I. Joe (1990) TV Series (voice)
In the Best Interest of the Child (1990) (TV) Kurt
Madeline (1990) TV Series (voice) Chef Flambé/Mr. Moneybags/Metro Train Conductor/Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia/Buffalo Ben/Additional Voices
Neon Rider (1990) TV Series Kevin
Dragon Quest (1989) TV Series (voice: English version)
The Red Spider (1988) (TV) Jack Fine
Wiseguy (1987) TV Series Lifeguard (Daniel Benjamin Burroughs) (1987-1990)
Hands of a Stranger (1987) (TV) (uncredited) Band Leader
Wiseguy (1987) (TV) Dan 'Lifeguard' Burroughs
Out of the Blue (1980) (as Jim Byrne) Party Singer

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  • Creation date: 01/07/2003 by misou
  • Last update: 01/05/2007 by abdest

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