Barry Francis Jenner was born on January 14, 1941, and died on August 9, 2016.
He was an American actor.
His earlier roles were on two daytime programs, as Tony Cooper on Somerset (1974–76) and as Evan Webster on Another World (1976–77), where he was involved with Olive Gordon (Jennifer Leak) in an infamous storyline plot to kill long-time character John Randolph. In 1981, he appeared in several episodes of Knots Landing as Jeff Cunningham, ex-husband of the Donna Mills character, Abby Cunningham.
Jenner later had a recurring role as Dr. Jerry Kenderson on Dallas (1984–1986).
Jenner had a recurring role on Family Matters as Lt. Murtaugh, the conceited superior officer of the Reginald VelJohnson character, Carl Winslow, from 1990 to 1992.
And in the 1980s, Barry was a frequent celebrity guest on the $100,000 Pyramid game show.
Barry Jenner is the only celebrity to assist in winning the $100,000 on both the Dick Clark and John Davidson incarnations of the game show.
Other than that, Barry appeared on Super Password with Lindsay Bloom, Abby Dalton and Bert Convy back in 1986.
Jenner made guest appearances in other series such as Good Morning, Miss Bliss, Barnaby Jones, Highway to Heaven, Falcon Crest, Hart to Hart, Matlock, V: The Series and Silk Stalkings, and Walker, Texas Ranger.
Jenner had a recurring role on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine as Admiral William Ross, appearing in twelve episodes of the series.
Jenner co-starred in the short-lived sitcom Something So Right, from 1996 to 1998.
Barry Jenner passed away at 75 years old.