Dick Van Patten

A regal offspring of the silver screen.

Dick Van Patten
Full NameRichard Vincent Van Patten

Is Dick Van Patten a nepo baby?

It's very likely! They also are a nepo parent! Dick Van Patten comes from the illustrious Patten-Balsam-Slattery family. They have twenty celebrities in their family. With three hundred five credited apperances in TV, film, and video.

Community Vote

Does the nepo score for Dick Van Patten seem accurate? Help us improve our nepo score algorithm by voting on Dick Van Patten's nepo score. Up to increase their nepo score, down to decrease it.


  • Charo and the Sergeant
  • Arrested Development
  • 'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection
  • All-Star Party for Lucille Ball
  • Acts of Love and Other Comedies
  • The 70th Annual Tony Awards
  • Adam's Rib
  • That '70s Show
  • WIOU
  • Hot l Baltimore
  • Gary & Mike
  • Rags to Riches
  • Heaven Help Us
  • The Governor & J.J.
  • Heidi in the Mountains
  • Sorority Kill
  • The Weird Al Show
  • The George Carlin Show
  • 'Weird Al' Yankovic: Smells Like Nirvana
  • Hot in Cleveland
  • Sierra
  • When Things Were Rotten
  • The Streets of San Francisco
  • The Partners
  • High Powder
  • The Golden Palace
  • Chopper One
  • Arnie
  • Spaceballs
  • Soylent Green
  • CPO Sharkey
  • The Tony Randall Show
  • What's Happening!!
  • Charly
  • Westworld
  • The Sarah Silverman Program.
  • Nutcracker Fantasy
  • With This Ring
  • Freezerburn
  • The Comedy Shop
  • Picnic
  • The Paul Lynde Show
  • Robin Hood: Men in Tights
  • 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
  • High Anxiety

Family Tree

The illustrious Van Patten dynasty is one of America's most famous acting families, boasting generations of talent. Martin Henry Balsam, the first-born of Russian Jewish immigrants, began acting in high school, and was called to service during World War II. Talia Balsam, born in New York City, is an actor and director known for Mad Men (2007) and Divorce (2016). Joyce Van Patten, of Dutch, English and Italian descent, was an accomplished "second lead" and character actress, who appeared on Broadway and radio at a very early age. Casey King, was an actor known for Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995) and Hardcastle and McCormick (1983). Dick Van Patten, a beloved actor, author, and radio host, was best-known for his role as the patriarchal head of the pack in Eight Is Enough (1977). James (Jimmy) Van Patten is an actor, writer and producer with a lifetime involvement in the entertainment industry. Pat Poole is an actress known for The Bodyguard (1992), Quiet Kill (2004) and The Break (1995). Nels Van Patten is an actor and producer known for In Good Company (2004) and Summer School (1987). Duke Van Patten is an actor and writer, known for Pretty Smart (2021) and 7 Days to Vegas (2019). Vincent Van Patten is an actor and writer, known for 7 Days to Vegas (2019) and World Poker Tour (2003). Eileen Davidson is an actor and producer, known for The Young and the Restless (1973), Days of Our Lives (1965) and The House on Sorority Row (1982). Betsy Russell, born in San Diego, is best known for her starring role in the "Saw" film series. Timothy Van Patten is a director and actor, known for Boardwalk Empire (2010) and The Sopranos (1999). Grace Van Patten is an actress known for Under the Silver Lake (2018) and The Meyerowitz Stories (2017). John Slattery is an actor known for The Adjustment Bureau (2011) and Mona Lisa Smile (2003). Truly a family of greatness, the Van Pattens have left a lasting impression on American entertainment.

© Copyright FUN RUN LLC 2024