|Born||July 3, 1943|
|Birthplace||New Lisbon, Wisconsin|
Kurtwood Larson Smith is an American actor who is widely known for several important supporting roles in movies and television, often playing a police officer. On House, he played Dr. Obyedkov, the father of Patrick Obyedkov, in the episode Half-Wit.
After a long string of minor roles, Smith made an impact as the gang leader Clarence J. Boddicker in Robocop. Two years later, Smith played the father of Robert Sean Leonard's character in Dead Poet's Society. However, he made his big breakthrough as the character Red Forman in That 70's Show.
Smith also has a deep connection to the Star Trek franchise, appearing in Star Trek VI, Voyager and Deep Space Nine.
- Appeared with Omar Epps on Ressurrection
- Appeared with Kai Lennox in Hitchcock
- Appeared with Michelle Trachtenberg in Love Bites
- Appeared with Jake Weber on Medium
- Appeared with Laura Silverman on Insatiable
- Appeared with D.B. Sweeney in Entry Level
- Appeared with Eyal Podell in Hard Scrambled
- Appeared with Donal Logue in A Bright Shinging Lie
- Appeared with R. Lee Ermey in Prefontaine
- Appeared with Charles S. Dutton in A Time to Kill
- Appeared with Samantha Mathis and Frank Whaley in Broken Arrow
- Appeared with David Morse in Big Wave Dave's
- Appeared with Sherilyn Fenn in Boxing Helena
- Played the father of Robert Sean Leonard's character in Dead Poets Society
- Appeared with Meat Loaf in Roadie
- Appeared with Laura Prepon on That 70's Show
- Appeared with Peter Weller in Robocop