Dwight Schultz

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Actor
Dwight Schultz
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Biographical data
Other NamesWilliam Dwight Schultz
Date of BirthNovember 24, 1947
Involvement in Fallout series
GamesFallout 2
Fallout 4
Fallout Tactics
External links
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William Dwight Schultz (born November 24, 1947) is an American stage, television and film actor who voiced Hakunin in Fallout 2, as well as Gammorin/Latham in Fallout Tactics. He is best known for his roles as Captain "Howling Mad" Murdock on the 1980s action show The A-Team, Reginald Barclay in Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Voyager, and the film Star Trek: First Contact and Mung Daal in the children's cartoon Chowder.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Personal life[edit | edit source]

Schultz was born in Baltimore, Maryland. He is a graduate of Calvert Hall College High School and an alumnus of Towson University, both located in Towson, Maryland. He married former actress Wendy Fulton (Bare Essence) in 1983 and has a daughter named Ava, who graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 2009.

Career[edit | edit source]

Schultz' breakthrough role was the mentally unstable Captain "Howling Mad" Murdock on The A-Team. At the series outset, the producers felt that his character would be too over-the-top for viewers and planned to drop him after his debut, but early test screenings showed that he was popular with the audience. As a result, he was effectively "written back in" to the series.

Schultz has also appeared in films including The Fan (1981), as Broadway actress Lauren Bacall's director, and Fat Man and Little Boy (1989), as J. Robert Oppenheimer. In the early 1990s, he had a recurring role as Lieutenant Reginald Barclay in Star Trek: The Next Generation. Schultz reprised the role for Star Trek: Voyager and the film Star Trek: First Contact.

Schultz is also known for his voice talent. His voice credits include numerous popular video games and cartoons.

Credits[edit | edit source]

Fallout series[edit | edit source]

YearTitleCredited as/for
1998Fallout 2Hakunin
2001Fallout TacticsGammorin/Latham
2015Fallout 4Knight-Captain Cade

Other work (excerpt)[edit | edit source]

YearTitleCredited as/for
1983The A-TeamH.M. "Howling Mad" Murdock
1987Star Trek: The Next GenerationLt. Reginald 'Reg' Barclay III
1995Star Trek: VoyagerLt. Reginald 'Reg' Barclay III
2001Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick ObscuraSimeon Tor
2003LionheartVoice
2007Mass EffectNavigator Pressly, Dr. Zev Cohen, additional voices
2010Mass Effect 2Navigator Pressly, additional voices
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