Birthday: 7 November 1940, Oakland, California, USA
Birth Name: Melvin Richard Matthews
Height: 175 cm
From February 2014 Dakin is taking on the iconic role of Mickey, the grizzled no-mercy trainer in ROCKY, THE MUSICAL at Broadway's Winter Gardens Theatre. This role was originally played by veteran screen actor Burgess Meredith in the original 1976 movie and he received an Academy award nomination for his achievement.
It's difficult for younger actors in L.A. since TV has gone in a different direction with reality sh...Show more »
It's difficult for younger actors in L.A. since TV has gone in a different direction with reality shows. You can become a TV personality without any skills or technique, just based on your looks and a willingness to be publicly humiliated. Show less «