Kip Niven was a a native of Kansas and a graduate of Kansas University (Class of 1968) where he majored in theater arts. After Niven graduated KU in 1968, he served three years in the Army, including a tour in Vietnam as a lieutenant in the field artillery. After the Army he went on to have a life-long year career in film, television and the stage. Among the many television and movie productions he appeared in were Earthquake, Magnum Force, Damnation Alley, T.J. Hooker and Law & Order. He passed away on May 6, 2019 at the age of 73.
Kip Niven can be seen using the following weapons in the following films:
|Colt Python||Officer Alan "Red" Astrachan||Magnum Force||1973|
|Smith & Wesson M76||Officer Alan "Red" Astrachan||Magnum Force||1973|