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Born: October 11, 1953 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1971:
Began acting on stage with the Boston Repertory Theatre
1978:
Acted with New York's Circle Repertory Theatre
1980:
Made feature debut in Richard Donner's "Inside Moves"
1981:
TV-movie debut, "Our Family Business" (ABC)
1982:
Series debut as Dr. Jack "Boomer" Morrison in the NBC medical drama "St. Elsewhere"; made directorial debut with two episodes in 1987
1991:
First collaboration with director Sean Penn on "The Indian Runner"
1995:
Re-teamed with Penn who directed him in "The Crossing Guard"; earned an Independent Spirit Award nomination
1995:
Portrayed a Catholic priest in the one-person play "An Almost Holy Picture"
1996:
Played title role in the quirky romance "George B."
1997:
Appeared as Jodie Foster's father in "Contact"
1997:
Received critical praise for his performance in the play "How I Learned to Drive"
1999:
Played a prison guard in Frank Darabont's adaptation of the Stephen King novel "The Green Mile"
2000:
Acted in Lars von Trier's award-winning "Dancer in the Dark"
2000:
Played Meg Ryan's kidnapped spouse in "Proof of Life"
2001:
Portrayed the main character of Bobby Garfield as a grown man in "Hearts in Atlantis"
2002:
Cast as an ex-police officer turned cab driver in the CBS series "Hack"
2005:
Co-starred with Dakota Fanning and Kurt Russell in the family drama "Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story"
2006:
Played a recurring role of a detective on the medical drama, "House" (FOX); earned an Emmy nomination for Guest Actor in a Drama Series
2006:
Portrayed a man dealing with the loss of his wife in "Nearing Grace"
2007:
Co-starred in the thriller "Disturbia," a high-tech teen update of "Rear Window"
2008:
Portrayed George Washington in the HBO miniseries "John Adams"; earned an Emmy nomination for Supporting Actor in a Miniseries
2008:
Appeared opposite Dakota Fanning in Deborah Kampmeier's controversial drama "Hounddog"

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