Eckholdt, Steven 1961–

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Eckholdt, Steven 1961–

(Stephen Eckholdt, Steve Eckholdt)


Born September 6, 1961, in Los Angeles, CA; married Kirsten Getchell (an actress).


Agent—Innovative Artists Talent and Literary Agency, 1505 10th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401.


Actor. Appeared in advertisements.

Awards, Honors:

Camie Award (with others), Character and Morality in Entertainment awards, 2005, for Secret Santa.


Television Appearances; Series:

Rick Singer, WIOU, CBS, 1990-91.

(Sometimes credited as Steve Eckholdt) Kenny Stollmark, Jr., a recurring role, Life Goes On (also known as Glenbrook), ABC, 1992.

Thumper Klein, Grapevine, CBS, 1992.

Robert Wilson, a recurring role, Melrose Place, Fox, 1993-94.

Patrick Flanagan, a recurring role, L.A. Law, NBC, 1994.

James Monroe, The Monroes, ABC, 1995.

Mark Robinson, a recurring role, Friends (also known as Across the Hall, Friends Like Us, Insomnia Cafe, and Six of One), NBC, 1997.

Robbie Graham, It's Like, You Know …, ABC, 1999-2000.

David Klein, Grapevine, CBS, 2000.

Joe Connelly, a recurring role, Providence, NBC, 2001.

Thomas Miller, My Big Fat Greek Life, CBS, 2003.

Doug Westin, The West Wing (also known as West Wing and El ala oeste de la Casablanca), NBC, between 2003 and 2006.

Henry, a recurring role, The L Word (also known as Earthlings), Showtime, 2006-2007.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Peter Wilson, Message from Nam (also known as Danielle Steel's "Message from Nam"), NBC, 1993.

Colm Connolly, And Never Let Her Go, CBS, 2001.

Television Appearances; Movies:

(As Steve Eckholdt) Student in Jack Parrish's class, Between the Darkness and the Dawn, NBC, 1985.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Danny Forndexter as an adult, "14 Going on 30," The Disney Sunday Movie (also known as Disneyland, Disneylandia, Disney's Wonderful World, The Magical World of Disney, Walt Disney, Walt Disney Presents, Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color, and The Wonderful World of Disney), ABC, 1988.

Jeff, Go to the Light (also known as Go toward the Light), 1988.

Robert Stethem, The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story (also known as The Flight and The Taking of Flight 847), NBC, 1988.

Tommy Cox, Condition: Critical (also known as Final Pulse), 1992.

Detective Bill Rounder, The Stranger beside Me, ABC, 1995.

Chris Lallek, Family Blessings (also known as LaVyrle Spencer's "Family Blessings"), CBS, 1996.

Detective Richard Younger, I Know What You Did (also known as Crimes of Passion: I Know What You Did and In Defense of Murder), ABC, 1998.

Peter Albright, "Santa Who?" (also known as "Leslie Nielsen's Santa Claus"), The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 2000.

John Martin Carter, Secret Santa, NBC, 2003.

Sam Keller, Comfort and Joy, Lifetime, 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Dino Perelli, "Brand New Bag," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1986.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Dennis, "What I Did for Love," Day by Day, NBC, 1988.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Mike, "Birth of a Salesman," The Charmings, ABC, 1988.

Andrew Garrison, "Cruise Ship," Baywatch (also known as Baywatch Hawaii and Baywatch Hawai'i), NBC, 1989.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Brian Lander, "Investment in Death," Hunter, NBC, 1989.

Lance, "Shirts and Skins," 21 Jump Street, Fox, 1990.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Mark Carter, "The Student," Matlock, NBC, 1990.

Cleland, "Pump It Up," L.A. Law, NBC, 1991.

Richard, "It Never Entered My Mind," Jake and the Fatman, CBS, 1991.

Connor, "Exit Laughing," Wings, NBC, 1993.

Daniel, "Woman Loses Space Alien, Finds God!," The Naked Truth (also known as Wilde Again), ABC, 1996.

David, "For Art's Sake," Champs, ABC, 1996.

David, "It's Must Have Been Gridlock," Champs, ABC, 1996.

Assistant district attorney Chris Kelton, "The Blessing," The Practice, ABC, 1997.

Assistant district attorney Chris Kelton, "Part VI," The Practice, ABC, 1997.

(As Stephen Eckholdt) Assistant district attorney Chris Kelton, "Sex, Lies and Monkeys," The Practice, ABC, 1997.

Chip Stoody, "The Thanksgiving Show," George & Leo, CBS, 1997.

Richard, "The Puppy Episode: Parts 1 & 2," Ellen (also known as These Friends of Mine), ABC, 1997.

Dr. Kevin Michaels, "A Little Tail," Maximum Bob, ABC, 1998.

Professor Dwyer, "Bad Hair Week," That's Life, CBS, 2000.

Professor Dwyer, "The Tell-Tale Uterus," That's Life, CBS, 2000.

Alex Hall, "The Liar's Club: Parts 1 & 2," Family Law, CBS, 2001.

Alex Hall, "Soul Custody," Family Law, CBS, 2001.

Mark Robinson, "The One with Princess Consuela," Friends (also known as Across the Hall, Friends Like Us, Insomnia Cafe, and Six of One), NBC, 2004.

Officer Rick Thompson, "Come In, Stranger," Desperate Housewives (also known as Beautes desespereees, Desperate housewives—I segreti di Wisteria Lane, Desupareto na tsuma tachi, Esposas desesperadas, Frustrerte fruer, Gotowe na wszystko, Kucanice, Meeleheitel koduperenaised, Mujeres desesperadas, Noikokyres se apognosi, Szueletett felesegek, and Taeydelliset naiset), ABC, 2004.

Commander Dr. Brad Pitt, "SWAK," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as C.S.I., CSI: Las Vegas, CSI Weekends, and Les experts), CBS, 2005.

Dale Livingston, "From the Grave," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2005.

Gus Mason, "The Big Frozen Assets Episode," Half & Half, UPN, 2005.

Gus Mason, "The Big Training Day Episode," Half & Half, UPN, 2005.

Senator Billy Cole, "One Nation, under Surveillance," Las Vegas (also known as Casino Eye), NBC, 2005.

Assistant district attorney Richard Kelton, "Word Salad Days," Boston Legal (also known as Fleet Street, The Practice: Fleet Street, and The Untitled Practice), ABC, 2006.

Dr. Mitchell Sterling, "Dr. Feelbad," Shark, CBS, 2006.

Gus Mason, "The Big Take Me as I Am Episode," Half & Half, UPN, 2006.

Steve, "Four," Smith, CBS, 2007.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Lyle "Buck" Buchanan, The Bakery, CBS, 1990.

Rick Singer, WIOU, CBS, 1990.

Gavin Travers, Daytona Beach, ABC, 1996.

Executive, Dads, 1997.

Guy, "Love and the Blind Date," Love American Style, ABC, 1999.

Robbie Graham, It's Like, You Know …, ABC, 1999.

David Klein, Grapevine, CBS, 2000.

Professor Dwyer, That's Life, CBS, 2000.

Man, Fourplay, CBS, c. 2000.

Steve, Smith, CBS, 2006.

Ted Brennan, Split Decision, The CW, 2006.

Appeared as Matt, Plan B, ABC.

Film Appearances:

George in Daytona, The Wraith, New Century/Vista Film Company, 1986.

Man in bar, About Last Night … (also known as Sexual Perversity in Chicago), Columbia/TriStar, 1986.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Ronald, For Keeps (also known as For Keeps? and Maybe Baby), TriStar, 1988.

Shaun, The Runnin' Kind, United Artists, 1989.

(As Steve Eckholdt) Jake Bedford, Just in Time, Leucadia Films, 1997.

Steve, Making Sandwiches, Fortis Films, 1998.

David Osborne, Message in a Bottle, Warner Bros., 1999.

Oliver, Leaving Drew (short film), 2000.

Film Producer:

Leaving Drew (short film), 2000.



TV Guide, February 22, 2003, p. 20.

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