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For a short time, he tried to become a jazz musician. Cloud State University and then at Ohio University but dropped out before he received his degree because he felt "listless".
Right after his junior year in college, he participated with friends in a cross-country bicycle ride from Minnesota to Alaska.
Anderson was applauded for his roles as Ernest Pratt and Nicodemus Legend by many critics, most notably John O'Connor from The New York Times.
A great fan of the television show The Simpsons, which he repeatedly referenced during his time on SG-1, Anderson was invited in 2005 to guest star on the show.
Since 1997, he has starred in only one film: Stargate: Continuum, released in 2008, as a spin-off film after the Stargate SG-1 series finale in 2007.
He appeared in the follow-up Stargate series Stargate: Atlantis and Stargate: Universe (as Major General and later Lieutenant General Jack O'Neill).
Anderson agreed to become involved with the project if his character was allowed significantly more comedic leeway than Kurt Russell's character in the feature film.
He also requested Stargate SG-1 be more of an ensemble show so that he would not be carrying the plot alone as he did on Mac Gyver.
Originally written as a TV movie, with the decision to make Legend a series, the original teleplay became the two-hour pilot episode.
John Symes, president of Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer (MGM), called Anderson himself and asked him if he wanted a part in the series.
Anderson watched the Stargate film over and over again and came to the conclusion that the film had "great potential" and signed a contract with the Stargate producers.
Jeff Webber in the American soap-opera series General Hospital, then rose to prominence as the lead actor in the television series Mac Gyver (1985–1992).
He later appeared in films such as Through the Eyes of a Killer (1992), Pandora's Clock (1996), and Firehouse (1997).Anderson has also played the role of General Jack O'Neill in Stargate Atlantis and Stargate Universe, which first aired in October 2009.