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Fred Grandy

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Gopher from the Like Boat star who was simply later elected being a United States Home consultant for the condition of Iowa. He afterwards hosted The Grandy Group in Washington, D.C. He graduated from Harvard using a level in British. In university he roomed with Leader Eisenhower’s grandson and offered as the very best guy at his wedding ceremony. He wedded his first wife, Catherine Mann, in March 1987. He is at the TV present, The Like Fishing boat, with Gavin MacLeod.

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Full Name Fred Grandy
Date Of Birth June 29, 1948
Place Of Birth Sioux City, IA
Height 1.73 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education Harvard University, Phillips Exeter Academy
Nationality American
Spouse Catherine Mann, Jan Gough
Children Charlie Grandy, Marya Grandy, Monica Grandy
Parents William Grandy
Awards TV Land Fan Favorite Award
Movies Death Race 2000, The Girl Most Likely to..., The Love Boat II, The Love Boat III
TV Shows The Love Boat, Blind Ambition, Maude, Monster Squad
Star Sign Cancer

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#Fact
1Hired as co-host of "The Morning Show" on WMAL-AM 630 radio in Washington, D.C. [June 2003]
2Suffered heart attack on 7 May. Was expected to make a full recovery. [May 2004]
3Substitute host for various programs at WMAL-AM 630 radio in Washington, D.C. [April 2003]
4In March 2011, Fred was relieved of his on-air hosting duties at the DC radio station, WMAL, for broadcasting his strong beliefs against Sharia law and radical Islam.
5Was President and CEO of "Goodwill Industries" from 1995-2000.
6Graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University in 1970 with a degree in English.
7Unsuccessful candidate for the 1994 Republican nomination for Governor of Iowa, losing to Terry Branstad.
8Elected to four terms as a US Representative from Iowa (1987 - 1995).
9Best man at David Eisenhower and Julie Nixon Eisenhower's wedding in 1968.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Mindy Project2014-2016TV SeriesDr. Ledreau
Law & Order2003TV SeriesNeil Skinner
The Love Boat Fall Preview Special1984TV MovieShip's Purser 'Gopher' Smith
Cagney & Lacey1984TV SeriesRichard White
Matt Houston1983TV SeriesTed Baer
Fantasy Island1978-1979TV SeriesBernie Drexel / Jerry Burton / Bernie Parker
Charlie's Angels1979TV SeriesGopher Smith
Blind Ambition1979TV Mini-SeriesDonald Segretti
The Lincoln Conspiracy1977David Herold
Fernwood Tonight1977TV SeriesDr. Alexander Beach
Duffy1977TV MovieCliff Sellers
Welcome Back, Kotter1977TV SeriesAndy
Quincy M.E.1977TV SeriesMilt Jordan
The Love Boat II1977TV MovieGopher (Purser)
Monster Squad1976TV SeriesWalter
The Great NBC Smilin' Saturday Mornin' Parade1976TV MovieWalter
Doc1975-1976TV SeriesChuck / Chuck Bogert
Phyllis1975TV SeriesThe Newlyweds - Young Man
Death Race 20001975Herman the German
Mary Tyler Moore1975TV SeriesRev. J.W. Dannenbrink
Maude1973-1974TV SeriesChris
The Fireman's Ball1974TV Movie
The Girl Most Likely to...1973TV MovieDr. Ted Gates
Love, American Style1973TV SeriesLarry (segment "Love and the See-Through Mind")

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Love BoatTV Series written by - 11 episodes, 1978 - 1984 story - 1 episode, 1983

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Love Boat1978TV Series words - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Home & Family2015TV SeriesHimself
Today2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Sidewalks Entertainment2014TV SeriesGuest / Himself
Entertainment Tonight2010-2014TV SeriesHimself - The Love Boat / Himself
The Talk2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Silent Conquest2013DocumentaryNarrator (voice)
PolitiChicks2012TV SeriesHimself
Honoring Flight 93 Live2011TV MovieHimself - Host
Prime Votes2010TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The 8th Annual TV Land Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
Whatever Happened To?2009TV SeriesHimself
Daily Cafe2007TV SeriesHimself - Host (2008)
TV Land: Myths and Legends2007TV Series documentaryHimself
ABC's 50th Anniversary Celebration2003TV Special documentaryHimself
The Love Boat: TV Tales2002TV SpecialHimself
Biography2001TV Series documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight Presents: The Love Boat - Secrets from the Ship2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
TV Guide's Truth Behind the Sitcom Scandals 32000TV Movie documentaryHimself
All-Star Party for Aaron Spelling1998TV SpecialHimself
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan1985TV SpecialHimself
Super Password1985TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards1984TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series & Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series or a Special
Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour1983TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Go1983TV SeriesHimself
The $10,000 Pyramid1978-1982TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
Password Plus1980-1981TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
Good Morning America1980TV SeriesHimself
Kraft Salutes Disneyland's 25th Anniversary1980TV SpecialHimself
Chain Reaction1980TV SeriesHimself
All-Star Family Feud Special1979-1980TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
Family Feud1978-1979TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Contestant
The $25,000 Pyramid1978TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
The Mike Douglas Show1978TV SeriesHimself - Actor

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHimself - The Love Boat

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