Steven Keats

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Birthday
6, 1945
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
May 8, 1994 (49)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
6, 1945
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
May 8, 1994 (49)

About

Actor most notable for his roles as Dr. Spires in the 1982 Chuck Norris film Silent Rage, Kandinsky in the 1976 feature The Gumball Rally and Jake in the acclaimed 1975 movie Hester Street.

Before Fame

After serving in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War, he trained at the Yale School of Drama.

Trivia

He performed in the Broadway production of Oh! Calcutta! He is also known for his appearances in episodes of the TV series The Streets of San Francisco, The Yellow Rose, The Fall Guy and Law & Order. He earned an Emmy nomination for his work in the 1970s miniseries Seventh Avenue.

Family Life

Born to Danish-Jewish immigrant parents, he spent his youth in Brooklyn, New York. His son, Thatcher Keats, had a prominent career as a photographer.

Associated With

He appeared with Tommy Lee Jones in a made-for-TV movie adaptation of The Executioner's Song.