Dirk Benedict - Biography

Born: March 1, 1945
Famous for: Starring as Lieutenant Templeton 'Faceman' Peck in The A-Team

Horoscope : Capricorn

Montana-born actor Dirk first became known to audiences as Lieutenant Starbuck in the sci-fi series Battlestar Galactica, but it was his role as master of disguise Lieutenant Templeton Peck in the hit Eighties show The A-Team which brought him worldwide fame. Following a battle with prostate cancer the dad-of-three chronicled his experiences in his book Confessions Of A Kamikaze Cowboy. Dirk was one of several American names chosen to participate in 2007's Celebrity Big Brother.