David Selby

Actor, Soundtrack, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

Actor, Soundtrack, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


Tall (6'3"), darkly handsome, seriously-looking David Selby, highly regarded for his villainous work on both daytime and nighttime soap classics, was born on February 5, 1941, in Morgantown, West Virginia. He attended West Virginia University and graduated with both B.S. and M.A. degrees from West Virginia University, then earned a Ph.D. from ...
Birth date
1941-02-05
Awards
1 win & 8 nominations.
Height
6' 2¾" (1.9 m)

Known For


Falcon Crest
Falcon Crest
Richard Channing (1982-1990)
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2
Commissioner Gordon (2013)
Dark Shadows
Dark Shadows
Quentin Collins / Opening Voiceover / Grant Douglas / Ghost of Quentin Collins / Quenton Collins / Unknown Man (1968-1971)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorNCIS: New Orleans
(TV Series) Red - Relentless (2020) ... Red
2020
ActorChicago Fire
(TV Series) Tim Larson - A Chicago Welcome (2020) ... Tim Larson
2020
ActorLoon Lake
Emery Janson / Pastor Owen Janson
2019
ActorBack Fork
Bill
2019
ActorCastle Rock
(TV Series) Josef Desjardins - The Box (2018) ... Josef Desjardins
2018
ActorLegion
(TV Series) Brubaker - Chapter 16 (2018) ... Brubaker - Chapter 5 (2017) ... Brubaker - Chapter 3 (2017) ... Brubaker - Chapter 1 (2017) ... Brubaker
2017-2018
ActorSmartass
Herman
2017
ActorNewness
Artie Hallock
2017
ActorDr. Del
(TV Movie) Grover
2016
ActorEquals
Leonard
2015
ActorMic Whore
(Short) Satan
2014
ActorBatman: The Dark Knight Returns
(Video) Commissioner Gordon (voice)
2013
ActorAre You Here
Karl Stevens
2013
ActorRizzoli & Isles
(TV Series) Senator Malcolm Humphrey - We Are Family (2013) ... Senator Malcolm Humphrey
2013
ActorBatman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2
(Video) Commissioner Gordon (voice)
2013
ActorEncryption
(Short) Henchmen #2
2012
ActorBatman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1
(Video) Commissioner Gordon (voice)
2012
ActorDark Shadows
Guest
2012
ActorDeck the Halls
(TV Movie) Luke Reilly
2011
ActorThe Social Network
Gage
2010
ActorInhale
Henry White
2010
ActorMad Men
(TV Series) Horace Cook, Sr. - The Arrangements (2009) ... Horace Cook, Sr.
2009
ActorRaising the Bar
(TV Series) Richard Patrick Woolsey III - Richie Richer (2008) ... Richard Patrick Woolsey III
2008
ActorCold Case
(TV Series) Dom Barron '07 - Boy Crazy (2007) ... Dom Barron '07
2007
ActorTell Me You Love Me
(TV Series) Arthur Foster - Episode #1.10 (2007) ... Arthur Foster - Episode #1.9 (2007) ... Arthur Foster - Episode #1.8 (2007) ... Arthur Foster - Episode #1.7 (2007) ... Arthur Foster - Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Arthur Foster Show all 9 episodes
2007
ActorSpin
Rob Polan
2007/I
ActorUnknown
Police Captain Parker
2006/I
ActorThe Black Hole
(TV Movie) Ryker
2006
ActorEnd Game
Shakey Fuller
2006
ActorLarva
(TV Movie) Fletcher Odermatt
2005
ActorSurviving Christmas
Horace Vangilder
2004
ActorShadow of Fear
Mr. Steve Palmer
2004
ActorThe Affair
Vincent
2004
ActorThieves
(TV Series) Donovan - The Green and the Black (2002) ... Donovan
2002
ActorThe Griffin and the Minor Canon
(TV Movie) The Griffin (voice)
2002
ActorAlly McBeal
(TV Series) Mr. Rohr - I Want Love (2001) ... Mr. Rohr
2001
ActorSoldier of Fortune, Inc.
(TV Series) Xavier Trout - Reasonable Doubts (1999) ... Xavier Trout - The Vestige (1999) ... Xavier Trout - White Dragon (1999) ... Xavier Trout - Welcome to Bent Copper (1999) ... Xavier Trout - Critical List (1999) ... Xavier Trout Show all 37 episodes
1997-1999
ActorTouched by an Angel
(TV Series) Abraham Lincoln - Beautiful Dreamer (1998) ... Abraham Lincoln
1998
ActorSoldier of Fortune
(TV Movie) Xavier Trout
1997
ActorPromised Land
(TV Series) Rowdy Sullivan - Cowboy Blues (1997) ... Rowdy Sullivan
1997
ActorAlone
(TV Movie) Paul
1997
ActorD3: The Mighty Ducks
Dean Buckley
1996
ActorWhite Squall
Francis Beaumont
1996
ActorHeadless Body in Topless Bar
Bradford Lumpkin
1995
ActorIntersection
Richard Quarry
1994
ActorThe Shot
Gordon Sunshine
1993
ActorLady Boss
(TV Series) Martin Swanson
1992
ActorGrave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive
(TV Movie) Shag Williams
1992
ActorDying Young
Richard Geddes
1991
ActorFalcon Crest
(TV Series) Richard Channing - Home Again (1990) ... Richard Channing - Danny's Song (1990) ... Richard Channing - The Return (1990) ... Richard Channing - Crimes of the Past (1990) ... Richard Channing - Dark Streets (1990) ... Richard Channing Show all 209 episodes
1982-1990
ActorKing of the Olympics: The Lives and Loves of Avery Brundage
(TV Movie) Avery Brundage
1988
ActorFlamingo Road
(TV Series) Michael Tyrone - Murder, They Said (1982) ... Michael Tyrone - The Harder They Fall (1982) ... Michael Tyrone - An Eye for an Eye (1982) ... Michael Tyrone - The Bad and the Beautiful (1982) ... Michael Tyrone - The High and the Mighty (1982) ... Michael Tyrone Show all 18 episodes
1981-1982
ActorRich and Famous
Doug Blake
1981
ActorRaise the Titanic
Dr. Gene Seagram
1980
ActorDoctor Franken
(TV Movie) Dr. Mike Foster
1980
ActorLove for Rent
(TV Movie) Phil
1979
ActorRich Kids
Steve Sloan
1979
ActorThe Night Rider
(TV Movie) Lord Thomas Earl
1979
ActorFamily
(TV Series) Michael Kagan - More Than Friends (1978) ... Michael Kagan
1978
ActorTelethon
(TV Movie) Roy Hansen
1977
ActorWashington: Behind Closed Doors
(TV Mini-Series) Roger Castle - Part 6 (1977) ... Roger Castle - Part 5 (1977) ... Roger Castle - Part 4 (1977) ... Roger Castle - Part 3 (1977) ... Roger Castle - Part 2 (1977) ... Roger Castle Show all 6 episodes
1977
ActorKojak
(TV Series) Sgt. Jimmy O'Connor - An Unfair Trade (1976) ... Sgt. Jimmy O'Connor
1976
ActorThe Wide World of Mystery
(TV Series) Jack 243 - The Norming of Jack 243 (1975) ... Jack 243
1975
ActorPolice Woman
(TV Series) Nate Fesler - No Place to Hide (1975) ... Nate Fesler
1975
ActorThe Waltons
(TV Series) Joshua Williams - The Romance (1974) ... Joshua Williams
1974
ActorThe Super Cops
Robert Hantz
1974
ActorThe Girl in Blue
Scott Laithem
1973
ActorUp the Sandbox
Paul Reynolds
1972
ActorNight of Dark Shadows
Quentin Collins / Charles Collins
1971
ActorDark Shadows
(TV Series) Quentin Collins / Opening Voiceover / Grant Douglas / ... - Episode #1.1230 (1971) ... Quentin Collins / Opening Voiceover - Episode #1.1227 (1971) ... Quentin Collins - Episode #1.1222 (1971) ... Quentin Collins / Opening Voiceover - Episode #1.1220 (1971) ... Quentin Collins / Opening Voiceover - Episode #1.1216 (1971) ... Quentin Collins Show all 314 episodes
1968-1971
ActorDirections
(TV Series) Abraham Lincoln - Flatboat Man (1970) ... Abraham Lincoln
1970
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackFalcon Crest
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Lovers and Friends (1987) ... (performer: "Take Me Out To The Ball Game" - uncredited) - New Faces (1987) ... (performer: "As Some Day It May Happen" - uncredited)
1987
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSetback
(assistant director)
2013
RoleTitleYear
ThanksMaster of Dark Shadows
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2019
RoleTitleYear
SelfMountains + Movies
(Documentary) Narrator
2019
SelfThen Again with Herbie J Pilato
(TV Series) Self - A Tribute to "Dark Shadows" (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfMaster of Dark Shadows
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfThe City of Conversation
(Video short) Self
2016
SelfEarl Hamner Storyteller
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfThat $#!% Will Rot Your Brain: How the Monster Kids Transformed Popular Culture
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfCreating 'Larva'
(Video short) Self
2005
SelfRed Salt & Reynolds
(Documentary short) Narrator
2003
SelfSoapTalk
(TV Series) - Episode dated 15 July 2002 (2002)
2002
SelfDark Shadows 30th Anniversary Tribute
(Documentary) Self / Quentin Collins
1996
SelfDark Shadows: Behind the Scenes
(Video) Self / Quentin Collins
1991
SelfHour Magazine
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 14 March 1985 (1985) ... Self
1985
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageDark Shadows Bloopers
(Video documentary) Quentin Collins
1993
Archive footageOn Location with Rich and Famous
(Documentary short)
1981
Archive footageFunny Girl to Funny Lady
(TV Special documentary) Paul Reynolds
1975
Archive footageThe Moviemakers
(Documentary short) Paul Reynolds (uncredited)
1972