Birth Name: Ken Wahl
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Wahl gained his highest profile and is perhaps best known as the tough but troubled undercover agent Vinnie Terranova in "Wiseguy" (CBS, 1987-90). During his three year tenure on the series, he brought nuanced shadings to his character who often found himself attracted to the individuals he was investigating. During the first season, the interplay between Wahl and villain Ray Sharkey was multi-layered. Wahl established similar rapport with actors as varied as Kevin Spacey and Joan Severance, Stanley Tucci, William Russ and Patti D'Arbanville. Wahl's early TV credits include the short-lived crime series "Double Dare" (CBS, 1985) and the TV-movies "Dirty Dozen: The Next Mission" (NBC, 1985) an...