Dale Midkiff is one actor who can boast of making his way up the acting ladder. From his early days in New York struggling to get roles to an accomplished actor in Hollywood. Dale has carved out a niche for himself in the industry.
Dale Midkiff was born on the 1st of July 1959, in Chance, Maryland. Dale attended Edgewood high school Maryland. His first taste of acting came at a local children’s theater where he played Jack in a Jack and the Beanstalk production.
As a student in High School, his acting skills were never in doubt; he performed in school theater and stage productions earning awards along the way. After High School in 1977, Dale proceeded to Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland where he studied Communication Arts with a specialization in English and Philosophy.
After College, Dale moved to New York in pursuit of his dreams to become an actor. While he sought acting opportunities, he had to resort to working as a waiter at a local bar to pick up his basic bills.
The first acting job he got was to play the role of John Ross “Jock” in Ewing in Dallas: The Early Days. After that impressive showing, he landed a role to play as Elvis Presley in the four-hour mini-series Elvis and Me. That followed Dream Street, a series set in New Jersey.
Dale was eager to show that his skill set was not just suited for movie roles when he stared in the television production, “Plymouth’’ as Gil Eaton. Though the series was not adopted by ABC, Midkiff was slowly making a name for himself. He also featured in Toothless, a Disney movie production in which he portrayed Thomas Jameson and acted alongside with Kristie Alley.
Dale also appeared in the 22 episodes of the TV series The Magnificent Seven working with Michael Biehn, Eric Close, and Andrew Kavovit. He then played in Another Woman’s Husband, a television movie based on “Swimming Lessons’’ by Lynne Hugo and Anna Tuttle Villegas.
He starred as Dr. Lucas Thorp in Flight of the Living Dead: Outbreak on a Plane and as Gary Wilson in Video Voyeur: The Susan Wilson Story, A Cry For Help: The Tracey Thurman Story, Loves Abiding Joy, A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story, Maximum Velocity, Nancy Drew, Back To You and Me.
Dale is a chip off the old block as he does not maintain any presence on social media. He has no Twitter, Instagram or Facebook account.
Dale Midkiff is a devout family man. He has been married to Joan O’Connor. The pair met in 1997 and after dating for two months, the romance blossomed and they got married. They wedded on the 22nd of March 1997. Dale and Joan are blessed with three kids: Cole, Eliza Rose, and Ava Marie.
Dale Midkiff comes from a pretty large family; he is the second in a family of eight. He has six brothers and a sister. His mother is Joyce Midkiff and father Thomas Midkiff
Dale has starred in a lot of successful movie productions; he featured in the movie series The Magnificent Seven plying the role of Buck Wilmington. He has also starred in Dream street (where he played Denis DeBeau) Streetwalkin’, Falcon Down, The Crow: Salvation, Debating Robert Lee, Flight of the Living Dead: Outbreak on a Plane, Love Potion No. 9., The Client, Castle. He featured in “Love’s Unending Legacy’’, portraying Clark Davis.
Dale has been a recipient of four Character and Morality in Entertainment Awards and a MovieGuide Award.
Dale Midkiff versatility shone through when he acted in the horror movie Pet Sematary, a movie adaptation of Stephen King’s novel Pet Sematary. The movie though receiving negative critical reviews turned out to be a major commercial success grossing over $57.5 million at the box office.
Midkiff has appeared in episodes of the TV series The Outer Limits, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Without a Trace, Crossing Jordan, CSI: Miami, Dexter, Criminal Minds, and many more. All of these endeavors and more have given him an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Dale Midkiff Height
Dale boasts an impressive physique for someone his age. He stands at 6 feet 2 inches.