Barry Van Dyke
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Barry Van Dyke (born 31 July 1951 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American actor.
Van Dyke is the second son of legendary American TV and film actor and entertainer, Dick Van Dyke.
Van Dyke got into show business early with his first television role at age nine, where he played a violin-toting nine year old in "The Talented Neighborhood" episode of his father's classic series, The Dick Van Dyke Show.
Van Dyke's other television work includes his starring role as St. John Hawke in the fourth season of Airwolf. He appeared in the TV shows Gun Shy, Mr. Mom, and The Redd Foxx Show. His films include Foxfire Light, It Happened at Lakewood Manor, and Casino. Recently, Van Dyke is worked behind the scenes on subsequent ventures of his father's, and has co-starred with him in two series, The Van Dyke Show, and Diagnosis Murder, also writing and directing several episodes of this series.
Van Dyke is an avid motorcyclist with special enthusiasm for dirt bikes, which came in handy during the filming of Galactica 1980, where he co-starred as the Colonial Warrior Dillon.