Nicolas Coster

Actor | Producer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Santa Barbara (1984-1993) | The Bay (2010-2017) | Star Trek: The Next Generation (1990)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Nicholas Coster
BORN 
Dec 3, 1933 (age 84)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 58-78
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Silver
EYES *
Hazel
WEIGHT *
190 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Football | Swimming | Scuba Instructor, Licensed Boat Captain | Motorcyles  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | Australian | German | British | Irish  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Drums
DANCE *
Modern | Disco | Ballroom | Club/Freestyle | Swing | Waltz  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Industrial | Film | Radio | Commercial | Voice Over | Theater | Internet | UK Passport (Euro) as well  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Directing | Writing
CITIZENSHIP *
us (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Television (121 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The BayThe Bay (TV Series) Mayor Jack Madison (53 episodes, 2010), Producer (33 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2017 69
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  • Primary photo for The Young PopeThe Young Pope (TV Series) American Journalist (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Episode #1.9 (Feb 12, 2017) American Journalist  Less
  • Primary photo for My Synthesized LifeMy Synthesized Life (TV Series) Hank Bales (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
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  • Primary photo for CrumbsCrumbs (TV Series) Charlie (1 episode)  Less 2006 1
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  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Mr. Oswald (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Gideon's CrossingGideon's Crossing (TV Series) Jed Raines (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
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  • Primary photo for Women: Stories of PassionWomen: Stories of Passion (TV Series) Arthur (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
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    • Faith (Jun 8, 1998) Calloway  Less
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    • Politics (Apr 23, 1997) Senator Randall Stevens  Less
  • Primary photo for Silk StalkingsSilk Stalkings (TV Series) Liam Ryan (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
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  • Primary photo for Reasonable DoubtsReasonable Doubts (TV Series) Dr. Miller (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara (TV Series) Lionel Lockridge (571 episodes, 1984), Underwater Consultant (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1993 571
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    • The Offspring (Mar 10, 1990) Admiral Anthony Haftel  Less
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  • Primary photo for Life Goes OnLife Goes On (TV Series) Wes Hofsteader (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
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  • Primary photo for Who's the Boss?Who's the Boss? (TV Series) Lowell Michaels (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
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  • Primary photo for The Facts of LifeThe Facts of Life (TV Series) David Warner (5 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982–1988 5
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  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Phil (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
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    • Couples (Apr 27, 1983) Dr. Morris Whitford  Less
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    • The Choice (Apr 13, 1983) Dr. Morris Whitford  Less
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    • Blue Collar (Feb 21, 1982) Actor (as Nicholas Coster)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Court-Martial of George Armstrong CusterThe Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (TV Movie) Gen. Philip Sheridan  Less 1977
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  • Primary photo for Occasional WifeOccasional Wife (TV Series) Rod McHew (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Felony SquadThe Felony Squad (TV Series) Kenny Leyton (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Where's EverettWhere's Everett (TV Movie) Dr. Paul Jellico (as Nicholas Coster)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Our Private WorldOur Private World (TV Series) John Eldridge (4 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965 4
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  • Primary photo for Wendy and MeWendy and Me (TV Series) Vince Collins (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for No Time for SergeantsNo Time for Sergeants (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for BrennerBrenner (TV Series) Binkie (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Young Dr. MaloneYoung Dr. Malone (TV Series) Dr. Matt Steele (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
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  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Don Simmons (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Sergeant (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
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    • The Shield (Feb 3, 1959) Civil Service Applicant (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Your Favorite StoryYour Favorite Story (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • See Google Filmography, nicolas coster *

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • RADA (London) NYU (film school) *
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • RADA * – Fencing, dialects, etc., Various 1951 London England
  • Strasberg NY Meisner NY Neighborhood Playouse NY * Katselas, NY and LA ,Silvera LA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Daytime Emmy, three noms, Santa Barbara * – Best Actor

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • Robert Malcom * – Agent, Artists Group 212 5861452 (NY)

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Star:RACE, short feature, Director, Peter Coyote 2007, *
  • Coke commerical- lead, Super Bowl 2007,Cold Case (TV, Guest lead) *
  • Co-Lead,Laguna Playhouse, Mitch Album's And The Winner Is.. *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

Short bio
  • * 35 Features incl., All The Presidents Men, Reds, Little Darlings,Big Business and Betsy's Wedding. 9 B-way shows incl. Twigs, opposite Sada Thompson, lead opposite Michelle Lee,in musical, See Saw, directed by Michael Bennett,Otherwise Engaged,dir.Harold Pinter, standby for Laurence Olivier in Becket. 23 Off-B-way, inclu. Original productions, Bloodknot, Hello and Goodbye (Athol Fugard) Happy Birthday Wanda June (Vonnegut)Boys In The Band, Jack's Holiday (musical) Playwrights Horizons.
    TV: Regular on, Ryans Four, Lobo. Recurring: Third Rock From The Sun, Law and Order, Lions Den , Facts Of Life etc.
    70 Guest star appearances, from Coach to Cold Case. 13 MOWs.
    3 time Emmy nominated on Santa Barbara, leads on All My Children, One Life to Live, As The World Turns etc.
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