Sandy, Gary 1946–

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SANDY, Gary 1946–


Born December 25, 1946, in Dayton, OH; son of Austin and Dolores Sandy. Education: Attended Wilmington College; trained for the stage at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.




Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.


Stage Appearances:

Young man, "I Used to See My Sister," Three One–Act Plays, Library and Museum of the Performing Arts, New York City, 1972.

Geoffrey, The Children's Mass, Theatre de Lys, New York City, 1973.

(Broadway debut) Federico, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Martin Beck Theatre, 1974.

The Pirate King, The Pirates of Penzance, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, 1981–82, then Uris Theatre, New York City, 1983.

Chance Wayne, Sweet Bird of Youth, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, 1984.

Hildy Johnson, Windy City, Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn, NJ, 1985.

Mortimer Brewster, Arsenic and Old Lace, 46th Street Theatre, New York City, 1986–87, then Wilshire Theatre, Los Angeles, 1987.

Frank Ford, Lone Star Love, John Houseman Theatre, New York City, 2004.

Also appeared as Charlie Baker, The Foreigner, Starbuck, The Rainmaker; title role, Barnum; Billy Flynn, Chicago, Long Beach Civic Opera, Long Beach, CA; Harold Hill, The Music Man; title role, The Will Rogers Follies; title role, Billy Bishop Goes to War (one–man show); Buck Holden, Niteclub Confidential; Milo Tindle, Sleuth; Albert Paterson, Bye Bye Birdie; Elliot Garfield, The Goodbye Girl; Him, I Do I Do; Erie Smith, Hughie; Gene Glimmer, SideMan; in Romeo and Juliet; Cowboy; Come Back Little Sheba (musical adaptation); Luv.

Major Tours:

Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, U.S. cities, 2001–2002.

Also appeared as Terence O'Keefe, Breaking Legs.

Film Appearances:

Jim Paine, Some of My Best Friends Are … (also known as The Bar), American International, 1971.

Tom, Hail (also known as Hail to the Chief and Washington, B.C.), Cine–Globe/Hall, 1973.

Charlie La Pere, The Great Smokey Roadblock (also known as The Last of the Cowboys), Dimensions, 1978.

Barry "Duke" Tabor, Troll, Empire, 1979.

Crossing Fields, Sterling Films, 1997.

Sergeant Anderson, Mommy II: Mommy's Day, VCI Home Video, 1997.

Chief Leitner, Against the Law, 1997.

Sandefur's lawyer, The Insider, Buena Vista, 1999.

Television Appearances; Series:

(Television debut) Third Hank Barton, As The World Turns, CBS, 1970.

Randy Buchanan, Another World (also known as Another World: Bay City), NBC, 1970.

Randy Buchanan, Somerset (also known as Another World: Somerset and Somerset: Bay City), NBC, 1970–72.

Stace Reddin, The Secret Storm, CBS, 1973–74.

Dan Kincaid, All That Glitters, syndicated, 1977.

Andy Travis, WKRP in Cincinnati, CBS, 1978–82.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Bellhop, The Shell Game, CBS, 1975.

Doc Barker, The Kansas City Massacre, ABC, 1975.

Frank Ford, Nashville Grab, NBC, 1981.

Charlie, Unlikely Angel, CBS, 1996.

Luke, Lightning: Fire from the Sky (also known as 100 Millionen Volt–Inferno am Himmel and Wenn die Welt untergeht—Das Wetter Inferno), PAX, 2001.

Dr. Douglas "Doc" Hamilton, A Place Called Home, Hallmark Channel, 2004.

Television Appearances; Specials:

CBS team member, Battle of the Network Stars VI, ABC, 1979.

CBS team member, Battle of the Network Stars VIII, 1980.

How to Be a Man, CBS, 1985.

Himself, CBS at 75, CBS, 2003.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Peter Ward, For Lovers Only, ABC, 1982.

Clay Tanner, Hearts Island, NBC, 1985.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Feinberg, "The Happy State of Depression," Medical Center, CBS, 1976.

Tommy Marlowe, "Vendetta" (also known as "The Monster"), Starsky and Hutch, ABC, 1976.

Sy Rogers, "Renegade's Child," Barnaby Jones, CBS, 1976.

Ray, "Crack–Up," CHiPs, NBC, 1978.

Joe Blinn, "Capitol Offense," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985.

Andrew Barnett, "Barstow Bound," L.A. Law, NBC, 1989.

Keith Carmody, "Murder—According to Maggie," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1990.

"Spies," The Young Riders, ABC, 1992.

Garth Zand, "Trash TV: Parts 1 & 2," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1999.

Wally Kraft, "Jealousy," Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, ABC, 1999.

Martin Zelliger, "Dog Day Afternoon," Martial Law, CBS, 2000.

Terrence Kelley, The Young and the Restless, CBS, 2001.

Also appeared in Movin' On, ABC; Harry O, CBS; Police Woman, NBC; Hail to the Chief; as Tony Kiritsis, "Kiritsis," FBI: The Untold Stories, ABC.



Gary Sandy Official Site,, December 7, 2004.