David Selby


David Lynn Selby (born February 5, 1941 in Morgantown, West Virginia) is an American actor, mostly in movies, soap operas and on television.[1]


The son of Clyde Ira Selby and Sarah E. McIntyre Selby, he went to West Virginia University in the town of his birth, getting him a Bachelor of Science and a Master's degree in theater, and after that, a Ph.D. from Southern Illinois University.[2]


In 1998, West Virginia University gave Selby its first Life Achievement Award from the College of Creative Arts.


  1. "IMDB". IMDB. Retrieved June 25, 2022.
  2. "Like mother, like son for 'Falcon Crest' actor David Selby". The Bakersfield Californian. May 2, 2022.