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Tom Wopat

Actor
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Born Sep 9, 1951

Tom Wopat is an American actor and singer. He first achieved fame as Luke Duke in the long-running 1979 television series The Dukes of Hazzard, along with John Schneider. He also played Jeff, one of Cybill Shepherd's ex-husbands in the TV series Cybill.… Read More

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    Huffington Post - Sep 18, 2013
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    Huffington Post - Jul 15, 2013
  • David Finkle: Easy Listener: Tom Wopat, Kevin Dozier, John Lloyd Young Are Singers You Need To Know
    Huffington Post - May 28, 2013
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    Huffington Post - Apr 24, 2013

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1951 Birth Born on September 9, 1951.

TWENTIES

1977 25 Years Old Wopat first appeared on the Broadway stage as a replacement in the 1977 musical I Love My Wife, as "Wally". … Read More
1981 29 Years Old In 1981 he played the main character, Billy Bigelow in the musical Carousel, at the Augusta Barn Theatre in Augusta, Michigan.

FORTIES

1999 47 Years Old He appeared in the opening cast of the 1999 revival of Annie Get Your Gun as "Frank Butler", opposite Bernadette Peters, Susan Lucci and Crystal Bernard, who played Annie Oakley (in consecutive order); he was nominated for a Tony Award in 1999 for his performance as Butler. … Read More

FIFTIES

2005 53 Years Old In 2005, Wopat appeared in the Broadway revival of David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Glengarry Glen Ross as James Lingk.
2006 54 Years Old He starred in the North Carolina Theatre's production of The Music Man as Harold Hill in November 2006.
2008 56 Years Old In 2008, Wopat starred on Broadway as the father in A Catered Affair, written by Harvey Fierstein (book) and John Bucchino (score), which opened on April 17, 2008 at the Walter Kerr Theatre. … Read More
2009 57 Years Old In July 2009, he originated the role of Frank Abagnale, Sr. in the musical Catch Me if You Can (based on the film of the same name) in July and August 2009 at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2013 61 Years Old He portrayed Ryan Hutton in the musical, Lovestruck, in 2013.
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