Alan Beckwith is an American actor born in Tyrone, Pennsylvania on January 2, 1952. Graduated from high school in 1969 & Penn State University in 1972 with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. Service in the United States Air Force and the United States Marine Corps. A 1972 graduate of Officer Candidate School in Quantico, Virginia. After his commission, he was sent to flight school at NAS Pensacola, Florida.
He had his theatrical debut in a Jon Voight production in Los Angeles of The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel. This led to television and film work throughout the 1970s & 1980s. Worked with director Buzz Kulik in the 1970s on three separate occasions. Retired in Studio City, Los Angeles.
- Ellipsis" -(1975) (Film) "Chuck"
- The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (1976) (TV) "Walter Lyle"
- The Feather and Father Gang - (1977) (TV) "Never Con a Killer"
- From Here to Eternity - (1979) (TV) Network mini-series
- The China Syndrome - (1979) (Film) "Technician"
- CHiPs - (1979) (TV) series Guest Star "Destruction Derby"
- The Dogs of War - (1980) (film) "Mercenary"
- General Hospital - (1982) (TV) Guest Star "Luke & Lara's Wedding"
- Nichols & Dymes - (1982) (TV) Co-star Pilot Show "Mary Tyler Moore Productions"
- The Luck of Roaring Camp - (1984) Costar "HBO Special"
- UFOria - (1985) (film) "Brother Roy"
- Magnum, P.I. - (1987) (TV) episode "On The Fly"
- Miami Vice - (1987) (TV) episode "Down For The Count: Part 2"