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Flipper Cast List

Updated June 14, 2019 15.6k views18 items

Flipper cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Flipper main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Flipper stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Flipper focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Flipper that are on here as well.

Items include everything from Jessica Alba to Martin Sheen

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Flipper?" or "Who starred on Flipper?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Flipper actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Flipper actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.
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    Andy Devine

    The Over-the-Hill Gang, The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again
    Andrew Vabre Devine (October 7, 1905 – February 18, 1977) was an American character actor known for his distinctive raspy, crackly voice and roles in Western films. He is probably best remembered...  more
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    Brian Kelly

    Flipper, Straightaway
    Brian Kelly (February 14, 1931 – February 12, 2005) was an American actor best known for his role as Porter Ricks, the widowed father of two sons on the NBC television series Flipper, and as Scott...  more
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    Elizabeth Morehead

    One World, Flipper
    Elizabeth Morehead is an American actress known for her various television appearances. Her most memorable television performance was in the Seinfeld, episode, "The Pez Dispenser", where she played a...  more
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    Gus Mercurio

    All the Rivers Run, Five Mile Creek
    Augustino Eugenio Mercurio (10 August 1928 – 7 December 2010) better known as Gus Mercurio, was an American-born Australian character actor who appeared in radio, television and film....  more
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    Jessica Alba

    Dark Angel, Flipper
    Jessica Marie Alba (; born April 28, 1981) is an American actress and businesswoman. She began her television and movie appearances at age 13 in Camp Nowhere and The Secret World of Alex Mack (1994),...  more
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    Laura Harring

    General Hospital, Sunset Beach
    Laura Elena, Countess von Bismarck-Schönhausen (née Martínez-Herring; March 3, 1964), commonly known as Laura Harring, is a Mexican-American actress. In 1985, Harring became the first Hispanic woman...  more
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    Luke Austin Halpin (born April 4, 1947) is an American former actor. He became a child actor at the age of eight but is perhaps best known for his role as Sandy Ricks in the feature films Flipper...  more
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    Burt Reynolds

    Gunsmoke, Evening Shade
    Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. (February 11, 1936 – September 6, 2018) was an American actor, director and producer. He first rose to prominence starring in television series such as Gunsmoke (1962–1965),...  more
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    Scott Michaelson

    Neighbours, Paradise Beach
    Scott Michaelson (born 12 September 1968) is a former Australian actor and talent manager[1] who is most famous for playing Brad Willis in Neighbours. He took over the role from Benjamin Grant...  more
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    Tommy Norden

    Search for Tomorrow, Flipper
    Tommy Norden (born September 25, 1952, New York City) is a former American actor....  more
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    Whip Hubley

    Dead at 21, Flipper
    Grant Shelby Hubley Jr., known as Whip Hubley (born May 17, 1957), is an American actor and a former financial advisor....  more
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    Anja Coleby (born 30 September 1971) is an Australian model, television actress, reporter and producer....  more
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    Wren T. Brown

    Whoopi, Stat
    Wren T. Brown is a film, theater and television actor....  more
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    Andy Devine

    Flipper, Emmerdale
    Andrew "Andy" Devine (born 28 February 1942 in Surrey) is an English actor primarily on television, whose best known role has been Shadrach Dingle on one of ITV's long-running soap operas, Emmerdale....  more
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    Brian Wimmer

    China Beach, Flipper
    Brian Wimmer is an American actor. He is probably best known for his role as Cpl. Boonie Lanier in the TV series China Beach, which ran from 1988 until 1991. He also regularly appeared on Flipper and...  more
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    Colleen Flynn

    Orleans, To Have & to Hold
    Colleen Flynn is an American actress. In 1995, Flynn earned a nomination for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her performance on ER. She starred on short-lived...  more
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    Martin Sheen

    The Simpsons, The West Wing
    Ramón Gerardo Antonio Estévez (born August 3, 1940), known professionally as Martin Sheen, is an American actor who first became known for his roles in the films The Subject Was Roses (1968) and...  more
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    Ulla Strömstedt

    Ulla Strömstedt (Swedish pronunciation: [²ɵlːa ²strœmstɛt] (listen); 27 November 1939 – 13 June 1986) was a Swedish-born actress who appeared in several films and television shows. Her credits...  more