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Ken Kells
Personal Information
Gender: Male
Birthplace: Kentucky, United States
Career information
Years active: 1988-2003
Appears on/involved with: Quantum Leap (TV series)
Appeared as: Gordon O'Reilly (leapee)

Ken Kells appeared in the role of leapee Gordon O'Reilly, a bountyhunter in 1976 Arkansas whom Dr. Samuel Beckett leaps into in the Season Three episode of Quantum Leap titled "A Hunting We Will Go" (episode #18). Mostly a bit actor, Ken has made appearances in the films The Rock (starring Sylvester Stallone), The Last Boy Scout (co-starring Bruce Willis and Damon Wayans) and Everybody's All-American. In addition to his QL appearance, Ken also appeared on the TV shows Knots Landing and MadTV.


Acting credits
Year Credit Role Note(s)
2003 A Home for All (Short) Ranger Ken / Homeless Man Short film
Masked and Anonymous Bodyguard #2 Feature film
1997 MADtv (TV Series) Coroner #1 Uncredited appearance / episode #3.11
1990-1996 Roseanne (TV Series) Various parts Uncredited/3 episodes
1996 The Rock Spotter Feature film/Bit role
1992 The Babe Umpire #2 Bit role
1991 The Last Boy Scout Head Coach Feature film
Quantum Leap (TV Series) Gordon O'Reilly (leapee) in episode "A Hunting We Will Go"
1990 Knots Landing (TV Series) Man in episode "Wrong for Each Other"
1988 Everybody's All-American Football Player Feature film

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