Tim Matheson

Movie Actor

Birthday December 31, 1947

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Glendale, CA

Age 75 years old

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Actor who appeared in the cult classic Animal House, and provided voices for characters in TV's Johnny Quest. He also portrayed Vice President John Hoynes in The West Wing and Dr. Brick Breeland in Hart of Dixie. In 2019, he starred in the remake of Child's Play.

Before Fame

He first appeared on television at age thirteen in the CBS sitcom Window on Main Street.


Later in his career, he began directing films such as St. Elsewhere, Breach of Conduct and Buried Alive II, among others.

Family Life

He divorced his second wife, Megan Murphy Matheson, in 2010 after a twenty-five-year marriage. He has two daughters named Molly and Emma, and a son named Cooper Matheson.

Associated With

He worked with Rob Lowe on The West Wing.