Dirk Blocker
Dirk Blocker
Personal Information
Gender: Male
Birthname Dennis Dirk Blocker
Born: (1957-07-31) July 31, 1957 (age 60)
Birthplace Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, U.S.
Years active: 1974-present
Character information
Appeared on/in: M*A*S*H (TV series)
Episodes appeared in: "Identity Crisis" in Season 10
Character played: James Mathes

Dirk Blocker (born Dennis Dirk Blocker on July 31, 1957) guest stars on the CBS-TV series M*A*S*H as James Mathes, a wounded soldier whom Hawkeye tries to help get over heartbreak after he receives a "Dear John" letter from his girlfriend in the states in the Season 10 episode "Identity Crisis" (episode #3).


As an actor, Dirk is best known for his roles in the films Poltergeist (1982), Starman (1984) and Prince of Darkness (1987). He currently plays the role of Hitchcock on the FOX TV series Brooklyn Nine-Nine. He was a regular on the NBC-TV series Baa Baa Black Sheep (1976-1978), playing pilot Jerry Bragg.

Family Edit

Dirk is the son of actor Dan Blocker [1], who's famous for portraying Eric "Hoss" Cartwright on the long-running NBC Western television seriesBonanza [2] from 1959 until his death on May 13, 1972 from a pulmonary embolism when Dan was 14 and Dolphia Lee Blocker (née Parker). His brother is producer David Blocker [3].

Family/Personal lifeEdit

He has been married to actress [4] Danielle Aubuchon Danielle Aubuchon since November 3, 1990.

References Edit

  1. IMDb logo Dan Blocker at the Internet Movie Database
  2. IMDb logo Bonanza at the Internet Movie Database
  3. IMDb logo David Blocker at the Internet Movie Database
  4. IMDb logo Dirk Blocker at the Internet Movie Database

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