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Also Known As: Maxwell Maclaine Died:
Born: November 23, 1959 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: United Kingdom Profession: actor

Biography CLOSE THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

With flawless "pretty boy" good looks, Caulfield has had to prove on stage that he is an actor while often being relegated on TV and in film to handsome second leads. He got the big Hollywood build up when he made his screen debut in the musical sequel "Grease 2" (1982), opposite the equally neophyte Michelle Pfeiffer. The film was unsuccessful and Caulfield's career stalled. He seemed to be more in the news for marrying Juliet Mills (of "Nanny and the Professor" fame), 18 years his senior, and for breaking into show business as a nude dancer, than for his performances. He returned to the stage, touring in the title role of "The Elephant Man" and appearing in "Entertaining Mister Sloane" in both NYC and L.A. He was featured (mostly in the nude) opposite Jessica Tandy and Elizabeth Wilson in "Salonika" at the Public Theatre in New York and in "Loot" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.

With flawless "pretty boy" good looks, Caulfield has had to prove on stage that he is an actor while often being relegated on TV and in film to handsome second leads. He got the big Hollywood build up when he made his screen debut in the musical sequel "Grease 2" (1982), opposite the equally neophyte Michelle Pfeiffer. The film was unsuccessful and Caulfield's career stalled. He seemed to be more in the news for marrying Juliet Mills (of "Nanny and the Professor" fame), 18 years his senior, and for breaking into show business as a nude dancer, than for his performances. He returned to the stage, touring in the title role of "The Elephant Man" and appearing in "Entertaining Mister Sloane" in both NYC and L.A. He was featured (mostly in the nude) opposite Jessica Tandy and Elizabeth Wilson in "Salonika" at the Public Theatre in New York and in "Loot" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Second Chances (2013)
2.
 Snow Prince, The (2007)
4.
 Dragon Storm (2004) Silas
5.
 Facing the Enemy (2002) Harlan Moss
6.
7.
 Perfect Tenant, The (2000) Bryan Hartwell; David Summer
8.
 Submerged (2000)
9.
 missing pieces (2000) Stuart
10.
 Dazzle (1999)
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Milestones close milestones

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Worked as nude dancer at Windmill Theatre, London
1978:
Immigrated to USA
1978:
New York debut, "Hot Rock Hotel"
1979:
Starred in "Class Enemy"
1980:
L.A. theatre debut, "Hitting Town"
1982:
Feature film debut, "Grease 2"
1984:
TV debut in lead, "Parade" (CBS)
1985:
Played Miles Colby in "The Colbys", a spin-off from "Dynasty"
1991:
Reprised role of Miles Colby, "Dynasty: The Reunion"
:
Played Pierce on the ABC daytime drama "All My Children"
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Companions close complete companion listing

wife:
Juliet Mills. Actor. Born on November 21, 1941; married on December 2, 1980.

Family close complete family listing

father:
Peter Nelby Maclaine.
mother:
Oriole Maclaine.
father-in-law:
John Mills. Actor. Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actor, "Ryan's Daughter".
mother-in-law:
Mary Hayley Bell. Author.
sister-in-law:
Hayley Mills. Actor. Born 1946.
brother:
Marcus Mclaine. Musician. Born c. 1963; was romantically involved with Hayley Mills until c. 1996.
step-son:
Sean Alquist. Mills' son from her first marriage.
step-daughter:
Mellisa Caulfield. Actor. Mills' daughter from her second marriage; born c. 1978.
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