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As the mob-connected Las Vegas undersheriff Jeffrey McKeen on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (CBS, 2000- ), Conor Oâ¿¿Farrell thwarted the efforts of the investigators across several seasons until he was finally put behind bars. While his portrayal of McKeen is one of his best-known roles, Oâ¿¿Farrell has been appearing on numerous popular television shows since 1989. Heâ¿¿s also appeared in a handful of movies, including a large role alongside Kevin Bacon in "Stir of Echoes" (1999). In addition to his numerous film and television roles, Oâ¿¿Farrell has done a considerable amount of stage work, while also serving as an acting teacher in his spare time. Oâ¿¿Farrell was born in Riverside County, California and began taking acting classes in his early 20s in Los Angeles. After three years, he moved to New York where he continued to study acting. Before long he was performing on stage in plays such as "Death of a Salesman," "The Glass Menagerie" and "Tartuffe." He landed his first TV role on the action drama "Hunter" (NBC, 1984-1991), and subsequently began working regularly on TV. In 1996, he appeared in his first film role, "The Trigger Effect" (1996), and that same year he became a regular cast...

As the mob-connected Las Vegas undersheriff Jeffrey McKeen on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (CBS, 2000- ), Conor Oâ¿¿Farrell thwarted the efforts of the investigators across several seasons until he was finally put behind bars. While his portrayal of McKeen is one of his best-known roles, Oâ¿¿Farrell has been appearing on numerous popular television shows since 1989. Heâ¿¿s also appeared in a handful of movies, including a large role alongside Kevin Bacon in "Stir of Echoes" (1999). In addition to his numerous film and television roles, Oâ¿¿Farrell has done a considerable amount of stage work, while also serving as an acting teacher in his spare time.

Oâ¿¿Farrell was born in Riverside County, California and began taking acting classes in his early 20s in Los Angeles. After three years, he moved to New York where he continued to study acting. Before long he was performing on stage in plays such as "Death of a Salesman," "The Glass Menagerie" and "Tartuffe." He landed his first TV role on the action drama "Hunter" (NBC, 1984-1991), and subsequently began working regularly on TV. In 1996, he appeared in his first film role, "The Trigger Effect" (1996), and that same year he became a regular cast member on "Dark Skies" (NBC, 1996-1997).

Although "Dark Skies" was cancelled before finishing its first season, Oâ¿¿Farrellâ¿¿s work on TV continued with regular guest spots on "Party of Five" (Fox, 1994-2000), "Ally McBeal" (Fox, 1997-2002) and "Star Trek: Enterprise" (UPN, 2001-2005). He also appeared on the TV miniseries "From the Earth to the Moon" (HBO, 1998), and had a major role in "Stir of Echoes" (1999) starring Kevin Bacon.

Besides appearing in several episodes of "Medium" (NBC, 2005-09, CBS, 2009-11) "Lie to Me" (Fox 2009-2011), "True Blood" (HBO, 2008- ), and the miniseries "The Pacific" (HBO, 2010), Oâ¿¿Farrell played the corrupt mob boss Jeffrey McKeen on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" across several seasons. Moreover, he also had a small role in the feature film "The Lincoln Lawyer" (2011) with Matthew McConaughey. In addition to his work on both stage and screen, Oâ¿¿Farrell teaches in the MFA Theatre Program at UCLA and also runs his own acting classes from time to time.

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 Flash of Genius (2008)
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 Meet Bill (2007)
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 Stir of Echoes (1999) Harry Damon
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 Trigger Effect, The (1996) Police Officer No 1
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1989:
First television role on "Hunter"
1996:
First film role in "The Trigger Effect"
1996:
Landed a recurring role on "Dark Skies"
1999:
Co-starred in "Stir of Echoes" (1999) with Kevin Bacon
2005:
Landed the recurring role of Las Vegas mob boss Jeffrey McKeen on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation"
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