Wayne Rogers

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Wayne Rogers

Rogers as Trapper John in M*A*S*H, 1972
Born William Wayne McMillan Rogers III
April 7, 1933 (1933-04-07) (age 81)
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Occupation Actor, director, screenwriter, investor, television personality
Years active 1959–present
Spouse Mitzi McWhorter (1960–1983)
Amy Hirsh (1988–present)

William Wayne McMillan Rogers III[1] (born April 7, 1933) is an American television and movie actor. He played the role of "Trapper" John McIntrye on the TV series M*A*S*H. (The role was played by Elliott Gould in the 1970 movie version and Pernell Roberts on the 1979-1986 TV show, Trapper John MD). He left the show in 1975 and was replaced by Mike Farrell as BJ Hunnicutt. He graduated from Princeton University with a degree in history and served in the Navy before becoming an actor.

Since retiring from acting, Rogers works as an investor and appears on many financial news shows.

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