Mike Farrell portrayed B.J. Hunnicutt on M*A*S*H. He went on to star as Dr. Sydney Hansen's father, Jim, in the television series "Providence," as well as guest starring roles on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" and "Desperate Housewives."
Since M*A*S*H ended, the 74-year-old actor has been very involved with human rights issues, including famine, the death penalty and animal rights. In 2001, animal rights group PETA granted him the Humanitarian Award.
Farrell is also a lover of motorbiking. In 2000, he bought a BMW 650cc Dakar and traveled around Europe. Farrell still rides to this day.