Kip Niven

Actor

Actor


Kip Niven was raised in Prairie Village, Kansas (a suburb of Kansas City in affluent Johnson County), and graduated in 1963 from Shawnee Mission East High School. After spending a year at Baylor University, he changed his mind and entered the theater program at The University of Kansas, where he performed in dozens of plays. Niven had an impressive...
Birth date
1945-05-27
Death date
2019-05-06

Known For


Magnum Force
Magnum Force
Astrachan (1973)
Airport 1975
Airport 1975
Lt. Thatcher (1974)
New Year's Evil
New Year's Evil
Richard Sullivan (1980)
Earthquake
Earthquake
Walter Russell (1974)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Land
Farmer Jim
2019
ActorIt's Hell Getting Old
(Short)
2019
ActorDevil's Food Cake
(Short) Uncle Fred
2018
ActorGoodland
Hal Bloom
2017
ActorThe Tree
Wade Garrison
2017/I
ActorRoo
(Short) Grandpa
2017
ActorE.P.G.
(Short) Dr. Hooft
2016
ActorPop Tarts
(Short)
2014
ActorJayhawkers
Forrest 'Phog' Allen
2014
ActorOne Man's Trash
(Short) Father Bob
2013
ActorWithered World
(TV Series) - Pop Tarts (2013)
2013
ActorA Senior Moment
(Short) Ernie
2012
ActorSanta's Sack
(Short) Santa Claus
2012
ActorThe Only Good Indian
Dr. Hummber
2009
ActorAmbrose Bierce: Civil War Stories
(TV Movie) General Masterson (segment "One Kind of Officer")
2006
ActorRaising Jeffrey Dahmer
Attorney Howard Parker
2006
ActorMore Than Puppy Love
Vincent
2002
ActorThe Painting
Doctor
2001
ActorWalker, Texas Ranger
(TV Series) D.A. Phillip Moody - Showdown at Casa Diablo: Part 2 (2000) ... D.A. Phillip Moody (as Clifford W. 'Kip' Niven) - Showdown at Casa Diablo: Part 1 (2000) ... D.A. Phillip Moody (as Clifford W. 'Kip' Niven)
2000
ActorDetention: The Siege at Johnson High
(TV Movie) FBI Agent Brown
1997
ActorA Deadly Vision
(TV Movie) Lt. Chad Mulligan
1997
ActorSummer of Fear
(TV Movie) Father
1996
ActorGone in the Night
(TV Movie)
1996
ActorLaw & Order
(TV Series) Dan Rudman - Censure (1994) ... Dan Rudman
1994
ActorReturn to Lonesome Dove
(TV Mini-Series) Doctor (Miles City) - The Passing (1993) ... Doctor (Miles City) - The Legacy (1993) ... Doctor (Miles City)
1993
ActorAll My Children
(TV Series) Mr. Astin - Episode #1.6041 (1993) ... Mr. Astin - Episode #1.6040 (1993) ... Mr. Astin (credit only) - Episode #1.6037 (1993) ... Mr. Astin (credit only)
1993
ActorDead Before Dawn
(TV Movie) Ken Fuller
1993
ActorLoving
(TV Series) John Neale - Episode #1.2242 (1992) ... John Neale - Episode #1.2238 (1992) ... John Neale (credit only)
1992
ActorTrue Blue
(TV Series) - Pilot: Part 1 (1989)
1989
ActorKate & Allie
(TV Series) Don (boyfriend) - A Catered Affair (1988) ... Don (boyfriend)
1988
ActorSpenser: For Hire
(TV Series) Dan Mahaffey - The Road Back (1987) ... Dan Mahaffey
1987
ActorDream West
(TV Mini-Series) Sen. John Crittenden - Part II (1986) ... Sen. John Crittenden - Dream West (1986) ... Sen. John Crittenden
1986
ActorKnight Rider
(TV Series) Harrington - Knight Flight to Freedom (1986) ... Harrington
1986
ActorCrazy Like a Fox
(TV Series) - If the Shoe Fits (1985)
1985
ActorT.J. Hooker
(TV Series) Secret Service Agent Bob Komack - Funny Money (1985) ... Secret Service Agent Bob Komack
1985
ActorAlice
(TV Series) Steve Marsh / Travis Marsh - Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore: Part 2 (1985) ... Travis Marsh - Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore: Part 1 (1985) ... Travis Marsh - Tis the Season to Be Jealous (1983) ... Steve Marsh - Sweet Erasable Mel (1983) ... Steve Marsh - Vera's Reunion Romance (1982) ... Steve Marsh Show all 6 episodes
1981-1985
ActorHotel
(TV Series) Larry McLain - Lifelines (1984) ... Larry McLain
1984
ActorLottery!
(TV Series) - Miami: Sharing (1984)
1984
ActorDays of Our Lives
(TV Series) Rev. Jeff Almquist - Episode #1.4535 (1983) ... Rev. Jeff Almquist - Episode #1.4423 (1983) ... Rev. Jeff Almquist
1983
ActorSimon & Simon
(TV Series) Bob Carmichael / Paul Holbrook - Room 3502 (1983) ... Bob Carmichael - Thin Air (1982) ... Paul Holbrook
1982-1983
ActorCHiPs
(TV Series) Dr. Rutledge - Day of the Robot (1983) ... Dr. Rutledge
1983
ActorHart to Hart
(TV Series) Ford Beebe - Harts on Campus (1982) ... Ford Beebe
1982
ActorFalcon Crest
(TV Series) Amos Clark - Troubled Waters (1982) ... Amos Clark
1982
ActorMother's Day on Waltons Mountain
(TV Movie) Reverend Tom Marshall
1982
ActorMcClain's Law
(TV Series) - From the Mouths of Babes (1982)
1982
ActorA Wedding on Walton's Mountain
(TV Movie) Reverend Tom Marshall
1982
ActorGoliath Awaits
(TV Series) Gantman (uncredited)
1981
ActorComedy of Horrors
(TV Movie) Michael Soames
1981
ActorThe Waltons
(TV Series) Rev. Tom Marshall / Lt. Clarke Oler - The Revel (1981) ... Rev. Tom Marshall - The Heartache (1981) ... Rev. Tom Marshall - The Beginning (1981) ... Rev. Tom Marshall - The Pin-Up (1979) ... Lt. Clarke Oler
1979-1981
ActorA Matter of Life and Death
(TV Movie) Dr. Hamilton
1981
ActorNew Year's Evil
Richard Sullivan
1980
ActorBarnaby Jones
(TV Series) Teddy Singleton - Murder in the Key of C (1980) ... Teddy Singleton
1980
ActorBlind Ambition
(TV Mini-Series) Egil Krogh - Part IV (1979) ... Egil Krogh - Part III (1979) ... Egil Krogh - Part II (1979) ... Egil Krogh - Part I (1979) ... Egil Krogh
1979
ActorThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Buddy Phelps / Lt. Ames - The Sky Trap / Trampa en el cielo (1979) ... Buddy Phelps - The Million Dollar Dixie Deliverance (1978) ... Lt. Ames
1978-1979
ActorHow the West Was Won
(TV Series) Lt. Ayeless - The Enemy (1979) ... Lt. Ayeless
1979
ActorA Fire in the Sky
(TV Movie) Mac
1978
ActorProject U.F.O.
(TV Series) John Tanner - Sighting 4009: The French Incident (1978) ... John Tanner
1978
ActorThe Million Dollar Dixie Deliverance
(TV Movie) Lt. Ames
1978
ActorDamnation Alley
Perry
1977
ActorCorey: For the People
(TV Movie) Peters
1977
ActorCode R
(TV Series) Bill - Black Out (1977) ... Bill
1977
ActorOnce an Eagle
(TV Mini-Series) Ryetower - Part 7 (1977) ... Ryetower - Part 4 (1976) ... Ryetower - Part 3 (1976) ... Ryetower - Part 2 (1976) ... Ryetower - Part 1 (1976) ... Ryetower
1976-1977
ActorDavy Crockett on the Mississippi
(TV Movie) Running Wolf / Jake (voice)
1976
ActorAmelia Earhart
(TV Movie) Allen Bradford
1976
ActorSnafu
(TV Movie) Lt. Hemsley Hauser
1976
ActorSwashbuckler
Willard Culverwell
1976
ActorMidway
Lt. Howard P. Ady, PBY Pilot
1976
ActorFarewell to Manzanar
(TV Movie) Captain Curtis
1976
ActorDie sieben Millionen Dollar Frau
(TV Series) Donald Harris - Welcome Home, Jaime: Part 2 (1976) ... Donald Harris
1976
ActorThe Hindenburg
Lieutenant Truscott
1975
ActorMobile One
(TV Series) Phillips - The Reporter (1975) ... Phillips
1975
ActorEllery Queen
(TV Series) Arthur Van Dyke - The Adventure of the 12th Floor Express (1975) ... Arthur Van Dyke
1975
ActorS.W.A.T.
(TV Series) Stockwell - Omega One (1975) ... Stockwell (as Nip Niven)
1975
ActorEarthquake
Walter Russell
1974
ActorSierra
(TV Series) Jess Jordan - Tails, You Lose (1974) ... Jess Jordan
1974
ActorMarcus Welby, M.D.
(TV Series) Dr. Richards / Dr. Ken Richards / Sam - A Fevered Angel (1974) ... Dr. Richards - The Brittle Warrior (1974) ... Dr. Ken Richards - Cross-Match (1971) ... Sam
1971-1974
ActorAirport 1975
Lt. Thatcher
1974
ActorNewman's Law
Assistant Coroner
1974
ActorAdam-12
(TV Series) Officer Phillips - Taking It Easy (1974) ... Officer Phillips
1974
ActorDer Chef
(TV Series) Joey / Phil Wagner Jr. - Once More for Joey (1974) ... Joey - Love Me in December (1973) ... Phil Wagner Jr.
1973-1974
ActorThe ABC Afternoon Playbreak
(TV Series) Steve Whitman - Mother of the Bride (1974) ... Steve Whitman
1974
ActorIndict and Convict
(TV Movie) Norman Hastings
1974
ActorMagnum Force
Astrachan
1973
ActorManeater
(TV Movie) Shep Saunders
1973
ActorNotruf California
(TV Series) Bo Jensen / Billy Hanks / Stan Taylor / ... - The Promise (1973) ... Bo Jensen - School Days (1973) ... Billy Hanks - Peace Pipe (1972) ... Stan Taylor - Nurse's Wild (1972) ... Clive Jonas
1972-1973
ActorRunaway!
(TV Movie) College Man
1973
ActorOwen Marshall, Counselor at Law
(TV Series) Fred Holden / Mike Williamson - The Pool House (1973) ... Fred Holden - Voice from a Nightmare (1971) ... Mike Williamson
1971-1973
ActorEscape
(TV Series) Kurczak - The Sub (1973) ... Kurczak
1973
ActorHec Ramsey
(TV Series) Dave Perkins - Mystery of the Yellow Rose (1973) ... Dave Perkins
1973
ActorNight Gallery
(TV Series) Harry Krell - The Girl with the Hungry Eyes (1972) ... Harry Krell
1972
ActorThe Sixth Sense
(TV Series) Randy Blake - I Do Not Belong to the Human World (1972) ... Randy Blake
1972
ActorSarge
(TV Series) Fifield - The Silent Target (1971) ... Fifield
1971
ActorOne Life to Live
(TV Series) Nat Olanov (1990)
1968
RoleTitleYear
SelfNew Year's Evil: Call Me Eeevil - The Making of New Year's Evil
(Video documentary short) Self
2015
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageDirty Harry: The Original
(Video documentary short)
2001
Archive footageThe Making of 'Midway'
(Video documentary short) PBY Pilot
2001