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Gary Basaraba

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gary Basaraba (born March 16, 1959) is a Canadian actor best known for playing American police officers. He appeared as Sergeant Richard Santoro on Steven Bochco's Brooklyn South and Officer Ray Heckler on Boomtown. According to the DVD commentary for the first season of the police drama Boomtown, he did most of his driving stunts in the series and he made sure he accurately portrayed police procedures. Basaraba played Heywood Broun, one of the greatest American journalists of the 20th Century, in Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle in 1994. He played Sheriff Grady Kilgore in Fried Green Tomatoes. He also played Saint Andrew in The Last Temptation of Christ, and had a role in Sweet Dreams. Basaraba played Homer Zuckerman in the remake of Charlotte's Web. Basaraba also portrayed the father, Jack Grainger, in One Magic Christmas, opposite Mary Steenburgen. Since 2007, he has appeared in the Canadian television series Mixed Blessings. Basaraba has also made three appearances in the Law & Order franchise, as a bartender in the original series titled "Point of View", as a corrections officer in the Law and Order episode "The Brotherhood" in 2004 and in the fifth season of SVU. It has been announced that Basaraba will be the voice of Hefty Smurf in the live-action/CG family film The Smurfs.

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Mar 16, 1959 In Edmonton - Alberta - Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Corrupción en Miami 1984-09-16
Latest Project:
Pelicula The Irishman 2019-01-01
Known For
Poster of Dallas, Sunday Morning
Poster of Vigilados, Person of Interest
Poster of Blue Bloods (Familia de policías)
Poster of Caso abierto
Pelicula The Irishman Frank 'Fitz' Fitzsimmons 2019-01-01
Pelicula Suburbicón Uncle Mitch 2017-10-26
Pelicula Dallas, Sunday Morning Jack Ruby 2016-05-05
Series Forever Norman Sontag 2014-09-22
Pelicula Los Pitufos y el jinete sin cabeza Hefty Smurf (voice) 2013-09-12
Pelicula Los pitufos 2 Hefty Smurf (voice) 2013-07-30
Series Partners 2012-09-24
Pelicula El Avispero Seth 2012-03-31
Pelicula Los Pitufos: Cuento de Navidad Hefty (Voice) 2011-11-26
Series Vigilados, Person of Interest Stu Sommers 2011-09-22
Pelicula Los pitufos Hefty Smurf (voice) 2011-07-29
Series Blue Bloods (Familia de policías) Jimmy Burke 2010-09-24
Pelicula Asalto al tren Pelham 123 Jerry Pollard 2009-06-11
Series Castle Ralph Carbone 2009-03-08
Series El mentalista Stephen Hannigan 2008-09-23
Pelicula La telaraña de Carlota Homer Zuckerman 2006-12-15
Pelicula Destino Paraiso Norman Shaw 2006-04-30
Series Numb3rs Unknown 2006-03-05
Series Todo el mundo odia a Chris Unknown 2005-09-22
Series Fiscal Chase Unknown 2005-09-20
Series Caso abierto Unknown 2003-09-28
Series Las Vegas Unknown 2003-09-22
Series Nip/Tuck, a golpe de bisturí Unknown 2003-07-22
Pelicula Receta para matar 2002-05-04
Pelicula Infiel Detective Mirojnick 2002-05-10
Pelicula K-9: P.I. Pete Timmons 2002-07-30
Series Everwood Unknown 2002-09-16
Series Boomtown 2002-09-29
Series CSI: Las Vegas Unknown 2000-10-06
Series Turno de Guardia Unknown 1999-09-23
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Leyes de familia Unknown 1999-09-20
Series La juez Amy Unknown 1999-09-19
Pelicula Holy Joe Ernie Blevins 1999-03-28
Series Brooklyn South 1997-09-22
Pelicula Asesinato en el Campus 1997-01-28
Series Edición anterior Unknown 1996-09-28
Pelicula A Horse for Danny Solly 1995-04-08
Series Más allá del límite Unknown 1995-03-26
Pelicula La guerra Dodge 1994-11-04
Pelicula La Sra. Parker y el círculo vicioso Heywood Broun 1994-09-07
Pelicula For Their Own Good Roy Wheeler 1993-04-05
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Pelicula Afterburn Bill Decker 1992-05-30
Pelicula Tomates verdes fritos Grady Kilgore 1991-12-27
Pelicula Manhunt in the Dakotas Leland Winters 1991-05-12
Series Ley y orden Unknown 1990-09-13
Pelicula Little Sweetheart Barkeeper 1989-10-19
Pelicula La última tentación de Cristo Andrew, Apostle 1988-08-12
Pelicula Atrapados sin salida Joe Collins 1986-12-19
Pelicula One Magic Christmas Jack Grainger 1985-11-22
Pelicula Dulces sueños Woodhouse 1985-10-02
Series Corrupción en Miami Unknown 1984-09-16