Michael Biehn

About Michael Biehn

Michael Connell Biehn is an American actor, primarily known for his roles in science fiction films directed by James Cameron; as Sgt. Kyle Reese in ‘The Terminator’ and its sequel ‘Terminator 2: Judgment Day’, Cpl. Dwayne Hicks in ‘Aliens’, and Lt. Coffey in ‘The Abyss’. His other films include ‘The Fan’, ‘Navy SEALs’, ‘Tombstone’, ‘The Rock’, ‘Megiddo: The Omega Code 2’, and ‘Planet Terror’. On television, he has appeared in ‘Hill Street Blues’, ‘The Magnificent Seven’, and ‘Adventure Inc.’.

Michael Biehn got his start in movies with a bit part in the film version of ‘Grease’ in 1978, appearing in two scenes as an uncredited character. In 1981, he appeared in the role of Douglas Breen, a stalker, in the 1981 film version of Bob Randall’s novel ‘The Fan’, starring Lauren Bacall. In 1984, Biehn played Sgt. Kyle Reese, a soldier sent back in time by John Connor to save his mother in the film ‘The Terminator’ opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton.

In the 2000s, Biehn took acting roles ranging from big budget films such as ‘The Art of Wa’r and ‘Clockstoppers’, to video games like ‘Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun’ and independent movies, such as ‘Havoc’. He also starred in three TV series including the CBS drama ‘The Magnificent Seven’, the Tribune Entertainment syndicated TV series ‘Adventure Inc.’, and the NBC TV series ‘Hawaii’, however, all three shows were subsequently cancelled because of low ratings. Learn More…

Michael Biehn