Fred Dryer

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  • Birth Name: John Frederick Dryer
  • Birth Place: Hawthorne, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor
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  • Was college football teammates at San Diego State with fellow actor Carl Weathers.
  • Played for the New York Giants from 1969 to 1971 and for the Los Angeles Rams from 1972 to 1981.
  • Lived out of his Volkswagen bus for a few years early in his professional football career despite having more than enough money for an apartment.
  • Was the star of the popular 1984-1991 detective TV series Hunter, its three made-for-TV films and its brief revival attempt in 2003.
  • Was inducted into the El Camino C.C. Athletic Hall Of Fame in 1988, and was the Athlete of the Year in 1967.

Relationships

  • Genevieve Nell Clark — Mother
  • Charles F. Dryer — Father
  • Caitlin Nell Dryer — Daughter
  • Tracy Vaccaro — Ex-wife

College

  • Attended El Camino College, Alondra Park, California, United States; Attended San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States

Details

  • Birth Name: John Frederick Dryer
  • Birth Place: Hawthorne, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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