David Keith Net Worth

David Keith Biography

A global known Actor David Lemuel Keith born in Saturday, May 08, 1954

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameDavid Keith
Height1.83 m
ProfessionActor, Film director, Film Score Composer
EducationMassachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Toronto
SpouseNancy Clark
ChildrenPresley Keith
ParentsLemuel Grady Keith, Jr., Hilda Earle
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance, Outer Critics Circle Special Award
NominationsGolden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, Golden Globe Award for Best New Star of the Year – Actor
MoviesAn Officer and a Gentleman, Firestarter, Raise Your Voice, Daredevil, U-571, Brubaker, Men of Honor, The Indian in the Cupboard, Behind Enemy Lines, White of the Eye, The Lords of Discipline, Major League II, Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain, Raw Justice, The Further Adventures Of Tennessee Buck, Beneath the Blue, The Rose, Hangman's Curse, The Two Jakes, Curse, In Her Line of Fire, A Family Thing, Take This Job and Shove It, Desperate Motive, Deep Shock, Bottoms Up, Till the End of the Night, All Souls Day, Locusts: The 8th Plague, Path of Destruction, Sabretooth, Deadly Sins, Carrie, One Last Score, Red Blooded American Girl II, Epoch, The Stickup, Succubus: Hell-Bent, Poodle Springs, A Memory In My Heart, World Traveler, Come Away Home, Liar's Edge, Epoch: Evolution, Clover Bend, Off and Running, Mother Ghost, Expiration Date, Judge and Jury, Secret of the Andes, Boys of Summerville
TV ShowsLone Star, The Class, High Incident, James A. Michener's Texas, Flesh 'n' Blood, If Tomorrow Comes, Co-Ed Fever, Local Heroes

Interesting Facts

1 His father, Lemuel Grady Keith Jr., was a personnel division worker for the Tennessee Valley Authority. His mother, Hilda Earle, was a worker for the Knox County Board of Education.
2 Has starred in two unrelated adaptations of Stephen King novels, both focusing on girls with supernatural powers: Firestarter (1984) and the television remake Carrie (2002).
3 He owns a cattle ranch in Tellico Plains, Tennessee.
4 He was college friends with Bill Bates, who played sixteen years for the Dallas Cowboys. He was seen on the sidelines of many Cowboys games during Bates's career.
5 Not to be confused with actor Keith David.
6 He is on the national advisory board for the National Association to Protect Children (http://www.protect.org) and lobbies on behalf of stronger penalties for crimes against children.


All David Keith pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1983 ShoWest Award ShoWest Convention, USA Male Star of Tomorrow

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1983 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
1983 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture - Male An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)



Madhouse Mecca 2016 post-production Harlen
Real Good People 2016 TV Movie James
Heritage Falls 2016/I Coach Charlie Fitzpatrick
Regen 2016 Dr. Sam Giles
Awaken 2015 Walsh
Christian Mingle 2014 Bill Wood
Reckless 2014 TV Series Pat McCandless
Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs 2014 TV Movie Gary Engels
Hawaii Five-0 2011-2013 TV Series Wade Gutches Commander Wade Gutches
Nikita 2011 TV Series Richard Ellison
Chase 2010 TV Series Alan Matthews
Lone Star 2010 TV Series John Allen / John
Unrequited 2010 Nate Grissom
Beneath the Blue 2010 Hawk
CSI: Miami 2008 TV Series Evan Caldwell
Boys of Summerville 2008 Joe
Clown Hunt 2008 B.J.
Succubus: Hell-Bent 2007 Video Wallace
The Class 2006-2007 TV Series Yonk Allen
Bottoms Up 2006 Video Uncle Earl
Expiration Date 2006 Wild William
In Her Line of Fire 2006 Vice President Walker
Miracle Dogs Too 2006 Video Mr. Mulvaney
Judy 2005/II Short Nick (credit only)
Locusts: The 8th Plague 2005 TV Movie Gary
Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2005 TV Series Detective Mark Virgini
Path of Destruction 2005 TV Movie Roy Stark
Come Away Home 2005 Sheriff Steve Jantz
All Souls Day: Dia de los Muertos 2005 Sheriff Blanco
Raise Your Voice 2004 Simon Fletcher
NCIS 2004 TV Series Navy Capt. Mike Watson
The Kings of Brooklyn 2004 Scoggins
Still Life 2003-2004 TV Series Ben Morgan / Ben
Waterville 2003 Blake Robison
Epoch: Evolution 2003 TV Movie Mason Rand
Deep Shock 2003 TV Movie Capt. Andrew (Andy) Raines, USN
Hangman's Curse 2003 Nate Springfield
Daredevil 2003 Jack Murdock
Sabretooth 2002 TV Movie Bob Thatcher
Carrie 2002 TV Movie Detective John Mulchaey
Mother Ghost 2002 Carey
The Stickup 2002 Ray DeCarlo
Clover Bend 2002 McGary
In the Echo 2002 TV Movie
Behind Enemy Lines 2001 Master Chief Tom O'Malley
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2001 TV Series Detective John 'Hawk' Hawkins
Anthrax 2001 Adam Stewart
World Traveler 2001 Richard
Epoch 2001 TV Movie Mason Rand
Constant Payne 2001 TV Short Alexander 'Doc' Payne (voice)
Love and Treason 2001 TV Movie Eli Dixon
Burning Down the House 2001 Carolina
Cahoots 2001 Harley
Last Dance 2001 TV Movie
Men of Honor 2000 Captain Hartigan
Arli$$ 2000 TV Series Archie Michaels
U-571 2000 Maj. Matthew Coonan
Martial Law 2000 TV Series Cliff Eagleton
Walker, Texas Ranger 2000 TV Series Cliff Eagleton
If... Dog... Rabbit 1999 Parole Officer Gilmore
Question of Privilege 1999 Carter Roberts
A Memory in My Heart 1999 TV Movie Matt
Secret of the Andes 1998 Brooks Willings
Poodle Springs 1998 TV Movie Larry Victor / Charles Nichols
Perfect Prey 1998 TV Movie Dwayne Alan Clay
The Outer Limits 1998 TV Series Major Jason Mercer
Ambushed 1998 Deputy Lawrence
High Incident 1996-1997 TV Series Corporal Jim Marsh / Sgt. Jim Marsh
Red-Blooded American Girl II 1997 Mr. Colbert
Judge and Jury 1996 Joseph Meeker
Invasion of Privacy 1996 Sgt. Rutherford
OverBlood 1996 Video Game Raz (English version, voice)
A Family Thing 1996 Sonny
If Looks Could Kill 1996 TV Movie Det. Peter Stanford
Strangers 1996 TV Series Richard
The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century 1996 TV Mini-Series
Local Heroes 1995 TV Series
Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain 1995 Ray Karnisak
Deadly Sins 1995 Jack Gales
The Indian in the Cupboard 1995 Boone
Till the End of the Night 1995 Garrett Hill
Running Wild 1995 Jack Hutton
Texas 1994 TV Movie Jim Bowie
Temptation 1994/I Bone Babancourt
XXX's & OOO's 1994 TV Movie Bullet Dobbs
Ernest Goes to School 1994 Squint Westwood
Raw Justice 1994 Mace
Major League II 1994 Jack Parkman
Whose Child Is This? The War for Baby Jessica 1993 TV Movie Dan Schmidt
Distant Cousins 1993 Harry Young
Liar's Edge 1992 Gary Kirkpatrick
Off and Running 1991 Jack Cornett
Caged Fear 1991 Tommy Lane
Flesh 'n' Blood 1991 TV Series Arlo Weed
The Two Jakes 1990 Loach
Guts and Glory: The Rise and Fall of Oliver North 1989 TV Movie Lt. Col. Oliver North
Heartbreak Hotel 1988 Elvis Presley
The Further Adventures of Tennessee Buck 1988 Buck Malone
White of the Eye 1987 Paul White
If Tomorrow Comes 1986 TV Mini-Series Daniel Cooper
Gulag 1985 TV Movie Mickey Almon
Firestarter 1984 Andrew 'Andy' McGee
The Lords of Discipline 1983 Will McLean
Independence Day 1983 Jack Parker
An Officer and a Gentleman 1982 Sid Worley
Take This Job and Shove It 1981 Harry Meade
Back Roads 1981 Mason
Brubaker 1980 Larry Lee Bullen
The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story 1980 TV Movie Wayne Robinson
The Rose 1979 PFC Mal
The Great Santini 1979 Red Petus
The Runaways 1979 TV Series
Friendly Fire 1979 TV Movie Leroy Hamilton
Co-ed Fever 1979 TV Series Tuck
Happy Days 1978 TV Series Fred Owens
Are You in the House Alone? 1978 TV Movie Student (uncredited)

Music Department

Raw Justice 1994 composer: additional music
Flesh 'n' Blood 1991 TV Series composer - 12 episodes


Waterville 2003
The Further Adventures of Tennessee Buck 1988
The Curse 1987


Waterville 2003 producer


Heartbreak Hotel 1988 performer: "Can't Help Falling In Love", "Heartbreak Hotel", "How Great Thou Art", "Love Me", "Ready Teddy", "That's All Right"


Nightmare Circus 1974 stunts


Lights, Camera, Magic 1995 TV Movie special thanks


An Officer and a Gentleman: 25 Years Later 2007 Video documentary short Himself
Frank Peretti: From Page to Screen 2004 Video documentary short Himself
Beyond Hell's Kitchen: Making 'Daredevil' 2003 Video documentary Himself (uncredited)
¿Quién es Alejandro Chomski? 2002 Documentary Himself
The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1996 TV Special Himself - Presenter
The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century 1996 TV Mini-Series Himself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1995 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 1989 TV Series Himself
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Himself
The 55th Annual Academy Awards 1983 TV Special Himself - Presenter: Best Sound
The 40th Annual Golden Globe Awards 1983 TV Special Himself - Nominee: New Male Star of the Year in a Motion Picture

Archive Footage

Premio Donostia a Richard Gere 2007 TV Special Sid Worley

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