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Tuc Watkins Biography

Birth Name:
Charles Curtis Watkins III
Birth Place:
Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Fast Facts

  • Lived next door to actress Brooke Dillman as a child in Shawnee Mission, KS
  • Began acting as a student at the University of Indiana
  • After doing commercials (his first was for Miller Lite beer), made TV debut in a 1990 episode of the Fox sitcom Get a Life; also had guest roles on Baywatch, Sisters, Melrose Place, NYPD Blue, Six Feet Under and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
  • Was a founder of L
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  • theater troupe the All-U-Can-Eat Players in the early '90s
  • Won a 1992 Drama-Logue Award (now the Back Stage Garland Awards)
  • A soap veteran with six stints on One Life to Live (as David Vickers) between 1994 and 2008; also appeared on Santa Barbara (1993) and General Hospital ('96-97)
  • Starred with Betty Buckley in the 2010 off-Broadway comedy White's Lies


  • Catchen -- Daughter
  • Charles Curtis Watkins II -- Father
  • Courtney -- Sister
  • Curtis -- Son