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David Soul

Born Aug 28, 1943

David Soul is an American-British actor and singer, best known for his role as Detective Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson in the television programme Starsky and Hutch (1975–1979). He gained British citizenship in 2004.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of David Soul.


1943 Birth Born on August 28, 1943.


1964 - 1966 2 More Events
1967 23 Years Old In 1967 he signed a contract with Columbia Pictures and following a number of guest appearances, including the episode "The Apple" from the second season of Star Trek, he landed the role of Joshua Bolt on the television program Here Come the Brides with co-stars Robert Brown, Bobby Sherman and Bridget Hanley. … Read More
1968 24 Years Old Soul then married actress Karen Carlson in 1968, after they had met on the set of the television series Here Comes The Brides. The couple also had a child together, though they divorced in 1977. … Read More
1972 28 Years Old In 1972 he co-starred as Arthur Hill's law partner on Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law. … Read More


1975 31 Years Old His breakthrough came when he portrayed Det. Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson on Starsky and Hutch, a role he played from 1975-79. … Read More
1976 32 Years Old 1 More Event
Between 1976-78, he had five UK Top 20 singles and two Top 10 albums.
1980 36 Years Old Soul's third wife was Patti Carmel Sherman (the ex-wife of fellow Here Come the Brides co-star and teen pop idol Bobby Sherman), whom he married in 1980. … Read More
1983 39 Years Old In the United States, he continued to make guest appearances in various television series. He starred in the short-lived, 1983 NBC series Casablanca, playing nightclub owner Rick Blaine (the part made famous by Humphrey Bogart in the 1942 film Casablanca), and co-starred in the NBC series The Yellow Rose during the 1983-1984 season. … Read More


1986 42 Years Old 1 More Event
He later starred as the infamous Florida robber Michael Platt in the TV film In the Line of Duty: The FBI Murders (1988), which depicted the 1986 FBI Miami shootout and which was subsequently used as an FBI training film. … Read More
1987 43 Years Old Soul was married again in 1987, to actress Julia Nickson. … Read More
1993 49 Years Old Soul and Nickson divorced in 1993. … Read More


1997 53 Years Old He also participated in the successful 1997 election campaign of Martin Bell who ran as an MP for Tatton, as well as Bell's unsuccessful campaign in Brentwood in Essex in the 2001 General Election.
2003 59 Years Old In 2003, Soul appeared (as himself) in the first series of the BBC's Little Britain.


In 2004, he appeared in Agatha Christie's Poirot - Death on the Nile in the role of Andrew Pennington (he had also starred in the 1989 film adaptation of Christie's Appointment with Death).
2006 62 Years Old He returned to the West End in 2006, playing Mack in a new production of Jerry Herman's musical Mack and Mabel at the Criterion Theatre. … Read More
2008 64 Years Old In August 2008, Soul appeared in the reality TV talent show-themed television series Maestro on BBC Two. … Read More
He appeared with Fred Ward and Willem Dafoe in the film Farewell directed by Christian Carion which received its US release in 2010.
2012 68 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, David Soul was featured in the hit album by "Fosseytango" singing on the track "Landlord" (featuring Jimmy Page, on guitar).
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