Lewis Smith Movies and Career Information
Aug 01, 1956
Lewis Smith (born August 1, 1956), is an American actor. Smith was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He graduated from Lookout Valley High School in 1974. Smith is best known for the role of Charles Main on the first and second part of North and South miniseries, and as Perfect Tommy in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension. Smith stars as Bobby Fantana in 1985's The Heavenly Kid. In 1987, he played the title role in the failed television pilot The Man Who Fell to Earth which was based on the David Bowie film from the 1970s. Smith landed a starring role in the short-lived Fox comedy television series Karen's Song. Lewis Smith founded The Actors Academy in Los Angeles, which prepares students to work in film and television.