Corbin Bernsen

Born Sep 7, 1954

Corbin Dean Bernsen is an American actor and director, known for his work on television. He is best known for his roles as divorce attorney Arnold Becker on the NBC drama series L.A.  Law, and as retired police detective Henry Spencer on the USA Network comedy-drama series Psych, and as Roger Dorn in the films Major League (film), and Major League II. He has also appeared regularly on other shows, including General Hospital and Cuts.… Read More

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  • Hbo Orders An '80s Set Music Video Comedy From David Fincher
    Yahoo News - May 04, 2015
  • Psych Asks Viewers To Vote
    Boom Tron - Jun 26, 2013
  • Lonna Saunders: Bold & Beautiful Kay Alden: Putting Words In Other People's Mouths
    Huffington Post - Jun 05, 2013
  • Corbin Bernsen: I'd Rather Talk About God Than Lindsay Lohan
    Fox News - Apr 15, 2013


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1954 Birth Born on September 7, 1954.


1972 17 Years Old Bernsen was born in North Hollywood, California, the son of Harry Bernsen, Jr., a Hollywood producer, and veteran soap actress Jeanne Cooper, who appeared on The Young and the Restless. He graduated from Beverly Hills High School in 1972.


1977 22 Years Old Bernsen is also a "double Bruin," having received both a BA in Theatre Arts in 1977 and an MFA in Playwriting in 1979 from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).


1986 31 Years Old After a two-year appearance on the soap opera, Ryan's Hope, Bernsen was cast as lawyer Arnold Becker on the Steven Bochco television series, L.A. Law in 1986. … Read More
1994 39 Years Old He remained on L.A. Law for the entire run of the show, until it ended in 1994. … Read More


2004 49 Years Old Bernsen portrayed John Durant on General Hospital from September 2004 until the character was murdered in May 2006. … Read More


2005 50 Years Old Bernsen was president and co-owner of Public Media Works, a new media company that develops entertainment for targeted fan bases. He directed and starred in Carpool Guy, the company's first film; it was targeted at soap opera fans and released on DVD in 2005.
2006 51 Years Old Bernsen then went on to form Team Cherokee Productions led him to follow up with Kyle MacDonald, the blogger behind one red paperclip. According to the book One Red Paperclip, in June 2006, Bernsen traded a role in the Team Cherokee Productions film Donna on Demand to the book's author, blogger Kyle MacDonald, for a snow globe of the band KISS. … Read More
2010 55 Years Old In recent years, Bernsen has focused on making Christian-themed films. His first such film was RUST, released in 2010 by Sony Pictures.
2012 57 Years Old Bernsen, along with producing partner Chris Aronoff, formed Home Theater Films, an independent production company that, develops, produces, and markets films and television shows for the Christian market. 25 Hill, the company's first title, was released in July 2012. … Read More


2015 60 Years Old In October 2015 Bernsen's debut novel was released by Pelican Book Group. … Read More
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