Brian Forster

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Brian Forster
The Partridge Family Brian Forster Circa 1973.JPG
Brian Forster, c. 1968
Born Brian A. Forster
(1960-04-14) April 14, 1960 (age 58)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 1969–1977
2008

Brian A. Forster (born April 14, 1960) is a former child actor. He is best known as the second actor to play the role of Chris Partridge in the television series The Partridge Family.

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Forster joined The Partridge Family in 1971, replacing Jeremy Gelbwaks,[1] and continued until the show ended in 1974.[2] Chris Partridge was the drummer of the fictional family band. As of 2002/2003, Forster was a race car driver in Northern California, and continued to act in community theater there.[3]

Forster is the son of actor Peter Forster and, through his mother, is a great-great-great-grandson of Charles Dickens. He is also the step-son of actor Whit Bissell and step-grandson of actor Alan Napier, who portrayed Alfred the Butler in the Batman television series (1966–1968).[4]

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