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Major Dad Cast List

Updated June 14, 2019 12.2k views8 items

Major Dad cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Major Dad 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 Major Dad stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Major Dad focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Major Dad that are on here as well.

Items on this list include Gerald McRaney and Shanna Reed

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

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    Beverly Archer

    Beverly Archer (Born July 19, 1948) is an American actress who is perhaps best known for her television roles as Iola Boylen on Mama's Family and as Gunnery Sgt. Alva Bricker on Major Dad.She appeared in other programs such as The Young and the Restless, ALF, and the movie Project ALF, along with many other guest appearances. She also wrote three ALF episodes. She played a thieving teacher in The Brady Bunch Movie, who was caught by Bobby Brady. She also appeared in two episodes of Married... with Children as Miss Hardaway, a sexually repressed librarian and abstinence counselor who is in love with Bud. In addition, she appeared in a 1994 episode of Full House, where she played the role of...  more
    • Acted In: Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, Mama's Family, Major Dad, We've Got Each Other, The Nancy Walker Show
    • Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, USA
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    Gerald Lee McRaney (born August 19, 1947) is an American television and movie actor. McRaney is best known as one of the stars of the television shows Simon & Simon, Major Dad, and Promised Land. He was a series regular in the first season of Jericho and the final season of Deadwood. He appeared in a recurring role as main antagonist Mason Wood in season eight of Castle. He has a recurring role in the NBC series This Is Us as Dr. Nathan Katowski, a role which earned him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. Recently, he played Barlow Connally in the A&E series Longmire....  more
    • Acted In: Deadwood, Jericho, Simon & Simon, Major Dad, Central Park West
    • Birthplace: Collins, Mississippi, USA
  • Photo: user uploaded image
    Jon Cypher (born January 13, 1932) is an American actor....  more
    • Acted In: Hill Street Blues, Major Dad
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
  • Photo: Metaweb / CC-BY
    Marisa Ryan (born November 20, 1974) is an American actress, best known for her role as Elizabeth Cooper-MacGillis in the CBS sitcom Major Dad (1989—1993), and as Abby Bernstein in the 2001 comedy film Wet Hot American Summer, its Netflix prequel series, Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (2015) and its Netflix sequel series Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later (2017)....  more
    • Acted In: Major Dad, New York Undercover, Mary and Rhoda, 1%
    • Birthplace: New York, New York, USA