Gary Sandy

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Gary Sandy
Born (1945-12-25) December 25, 1945 (age 72)
Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1969–present
Spouse(s) Laura Soltis (1989-1995)
Website Official website

Gary Sandy (born December 25, 1945) is an American actor who starred as program director Andy Travis in the television sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. In the 1980s, he starred in a stage production of Arsenic and Old Lace opposite Jean Stapleton and Marion Ross, and played The Pirate King on Broadway in The Pirates of Penzance. [1] In the early 2000s, he starred opposite Ann-Margret in a stage production of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas.[citation needed]

Sandy was born in Dayton, Ohio, the son of Dolores and Austin Sandy.[2] He attended Fairmont High School in Kettering, Ohio, and lived in Moraine, Ohio. He later attended Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio, and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City.[citation needed]


Title Role Year
Another World (TV) Michael Thayer/Randy Buchanan 1969-1970
As the World Turns (TV) Hank Barton 1970
Somerset (TV) Randy Buchanan 1970–1972
Some of My Best Friends Are... Jim (Hustler) 1971
Hail (to the Chief) Tom Goodman 1973
The Secret Storm (TV) Stace Reddin 1973–1974
Movin' On (TV) Jim 1975
Starsky & Hutch (TV series) Tommy Marlowe 1976
All That Glitters (TV) Dan Kincaid 1977
WKRP in Cincinnati (TV) Andy Travis 1978–1982
Murder, She Wrote (TV) - episode "Capitol Offense" Joe Blinn 1984
Against the Law (TV) Chief Leitner 1997
The Insider B&W lawyer 1998
Diagnosis: Murder - episode "Trash TV" (TV) Garth Zand 1999
A Place Called Home (TV) Dr. Douglas "Doc" Hamilton 2004


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