Richard Dean Anderson was born January 23, 1950. Mr. Anderson has a long acting history. Probably his most famous previous series was MacGyver. He was also in General Hospital and a variety of other movies and series. See external links below for more about his non-Stargate roles.
Richard Dean Anderson's sense of humor is reputed to have had a strong influence on the show.
In 2004, Richard Dean Anderson was made an honorary Brigadier General of the United States Air Force in recognition of his contributions to Stargate SG-1. The show has been highly praised by the Air Force for its positive and accurate portrayal of the service.
- Stargate SG-1
- Richard Dean Anderson 's official website