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||March 17, 1959
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||Humboldt, Iowa, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Made acting debut in an episode of the NBC series "Fame"
First film role was in Woody Allen's "Hannah and Her Sisters"
Had a small role as the bailiff in Ivan Reitman's "Legal Eagles"
Appeared in two episodes of "Family Ties" (NBC) as Alex Keaton's English teacher
Had a small role in Terry Gilliam's "The Fisher King"
Debuted as a series regular in "The Adventures of Brisco County Jr." (FOX) playing attorney Socrates Poole
Played Dr. Dale Lawrence in the HBO docudrama "And the Band Played On" (also released theatrically)
Played the flight doctor in Ron Howard's "Apollo 13"
Had a small role as a cop in the Coen Brothers' "The Big Lebowski"
Played Abel Koontz in three episodes of "Veronica Mars" (UPN)
Played the recurring role of Jerry 'Hands' Espenson on the ABC series "Boston Legal"; became a regular cast member in the fourth season; earned an Emmy nomination for Best Guest Actor in a Drama Series in 2007 and Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2009
Portrayed the ill-fated passenger, Thomas E. Burnett in Paul Greengrass' "United 93"
Nominated for the 2009 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series
Cast in a recurring role on "CSI: Miami" (CBS) as a medical examiner