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Larry Wilcox

Officier Jon Baker in CHiPs

Photos Larry Wilcox Birth name: Larry Wilcox
Birth date: 1947/08/08 (76 years old)
Birth place : San Diego, Californie (USA)

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Biography for Larry Wilcox

Larry Wilcox (born August 8, 1947) is a US actor best known for his role as Jon Baker in the NBC police show CHiPS.

The filming time is far for Larry Wilcox. Native of California, he has been the president of a pharmaceutical company since 1996. This does not prevent him from following closely the evolution of the chips franchise.

Since the series stopped, in 1983, he arrived at Larry Wilcox to feel again, an engine vibrate between his legs. Whether in the parody "fatal alarm" or in the TV movies that try to update the series, Larry Wilcox will remain in the eyes of the public, the officer Jon Baker. It must be said that the actor has never really tried to move away from this universe. Apart from a few apparitions in Arabesque, Mc Gyver and Profiler, he never broke, surely too busy by his divorces and his five children.

Larry Wilcox is an American actor, mainly known for his role as Jonathan "Jon" Baker in the American television series Chips, broadcast from 1977 to 1983. Born August 8, 1947 in San Diego, California, he grew up in a farm in Rawlins, in Wyoming, before moving with his family to Los Angeles.

Before becoming an actor, Wilcox served in the American army during the Vietnam War. After being honored for his military services, he started working as a model for advertising campaigns for brands such as Coca-Cola and Levi's. It was thanks to this experience that he was spotted by chip producers and that he won his main role in the series.

During his career, Wilcox has also played in other television series, including The Dukes of Hazzard, Lassie and Dr Quinn, woman doctor. Apart from his acting career, Wilcox is an experienced pilot and a motorcycle enthusiast, which earned him the nickname "the motorcycle man" on the chips set.

Wilcox is also active as an ambassador for various charities, including the fight against cancer and the protection of animals. In 2014, he was honored by the California Senate for his volunteer work.

In summary, Larry Wilcox is an American actor known for his role as Jonathan "Jon" Baker in the television series Chips. He is also a former soldier, a motorcycle enthusiast and an ambassador for various charities.


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Title Role
The Thundering 8th (2000)
CHiPs '99 (1998) (TV) Captain Jon Baker
Cops n Roberts (1995)
The Little CHP (1995) Officer Jon Baker
Rich Men, Single Women (1990) (TV) Mark
Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988) (TV) Lieutenant Colonel Kevin Parks
Mission Manila (1987) Web
The Dirty Dozen: The Next Mission (1985) (TV) Tommy Wells
Deadly Lessons (1983) (TV) Det. Russ Kemper
The Love Tapes (1980) (TV) Marty
The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang (1979) (TV) Emmet Dalton
CHiPs (1977) TV Series Officer Jon Baker (1977-1982)
Relentless (1977) (TV) Buck
Trail of Danger (1977) (TV) Beech Carter
The Last Hard Men (1976) Mike Shelby
Sky Heist (1975) (TV) Deputy Jim Schiller
Death Stalk (1975) (TV) Roy 'Jody' Joad
The Girl Most Likely to... (1973) (TV) Moose Meyers
Fire On Kelly Mountain (1973) (TV) Phil Wilcox
The Great American Beauty Contest (1973) (TV) Joe Bunch
Lassie (1954) TV Series Dale Mitchell (1972-1974)
Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones (1971) (TV) Charlie Saunders


Graduated from Rawlins High School, Rawlins WY

He has a total of five children from his 3 marriages.

Served in the U.S. Marines.

Was a contender for the role of James "Sonny" Crockett in Miami Vice, but lost the part to Don Johnson.

Is a spokesman for Fibromylgia (information at


Spouse : Marlene Harmon (22 April 1986 - present), Hannie Strasser (1980 - 1982) (divorced), Judy Vagner (1969 - 1978) (divorced) 2 children

Author of the card

  • Creation date: 01/07/2003 by abdest

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