Kent McCord (born Kent Franklin McWhirter on September 26, 1942 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actor.
Using the stage name, Kent McCord, he first appeared on television in 1962 as a guest actor on The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet. He made several more appearances on the show over the next few years plus small parts in three Elvis Presley films. After working in a variety of secondary roles, he got his big break in 1968 when he was given a lead role next to Martin Milner as Rookie police officer "Jim Reed" on the Adam-12 police drama television series created by Jack Webb. The popular show, running from 1968 to 1975, made McCord a household name.
In 1972, McCord was elected to the National Board of Directors of the Screen Actors Guild and served on the Board for eleven years. He remains active in the industry.
In 1980, McCord played the lead character Troy on the short-lived series Galactica 1980.
From 1994 through 1995, McCord played the recurring role of Scott Keller on seaQuest DSV.
In 1999, McCord was introduced to a new generation of fans as a semi-regular guest star on the science fiction television cult hit, Farscape. He played two versions (one human and one alien appearing in the physical form of the human) of the same character, Jack Crichton.