|Also known as||John Kevin Fishburn|
|Date of birth||August 13, 1944|
|Origin||Los Angeles, California, USA|
Kevin Tighe is the actor who portrays Senator Roland Lenhoff.
He was born John Kevin Fishburn in Los Angeles. Performing as a child from age 10, Tighe initially attended Pasadena City College. He later obtained a Masters Degree in Theater, then taught drama at USC. Living Bohemian-style out of a suitcase after he decided to pursue acting professionally, he was in the United Kingdom trying to obtain work at various prestigious theater companies when producer Jack Webb acquired his services for the "Emergency!" (1972) medical series alongside Robert Fuller, Julie London, Bobby Troup and Randolph Mantooth.
- He was best man at the 2002 wedding of his old friend, actor Randolph Mantooth, to Kristen Connors.
- He is the godfather of Kate Mulgrew's sons.