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J.T. Walsh

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   James Thomas Patrick "J. T." Walsh (September 28, 1943 – February 27, 1998) was an American character actor. He appeared in many well-known films, including Nixon, Hoffa, A Few Good Men, Backdraft, Miracle on 34th Street and Breakdown. Walsh was known for his roles as "quietly sinister white-collar sleazeballs" (quote from Leonard Maltin) in numerous feature films, and was described as "everybody's favorite scumbag" by Playboy magazine. Description above from the Wikipedia article J. T. Walsh, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 28, 1943 In San Francisco, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Eddie Macon's Run 1983-03-23
Latest Project:
Movie Hidden Agenda 1999-11-02
Known For
Poster of Executive Decision
Poster of Star Struck
Poster of Sniper
Poster of Backdraft
Movie Hidden Agenda Jonathan Zanuck 1999-11-02
Movie The Negotiator Insp. Terence Niebaum 1998-07-29
Movie Pleasantville Big Bob 1998-09-17
Movie Breakdown Warren 'Red' Barr 1997-05-02
Movie Hope Ray Percy 1997-10-19
Movie Sacred Cargo Father Stanislav 1996-08-13
Movie Executive Decision Senator Mavros 1996-03-15
Movie The Little Death Ted Hannon 1996-01-01
Movie Sling Blade Charles Bushman 1996-08-30
Movie Crime of the Century Col. Norman Schwarzkopf 1996-09-14
Movie Persons Unknown Cake 1996-12-27
Movie Gang in Blue Lt. William Eyler 1996-09-08
Series Dark Skies Frank Bach 1996-09-21
Movie Black Day Blue Night Lt. John Quinn 1995-10-01
Movie Outbreak 1995-03-10
Movie The Babysitter Harry Tucker 1995-10-17
Movie Charlie's Ghost Story Darryl 1995-12-13
Movie The Low Life Mike Sr 1995-11-01
Movie Nixon John Ehrlichman 1995-12-22
Movie Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade Charles Bushman 1994-03-26
Movie Blue Chips Happy 1994-02-18
Movie The Client Jason McThune 1994-07-20
Movie The Last Seduction Frank Griffith 1994-05-26
Movie Silent Fall Sheriff Mitch Rivers 1994-10-28
Movie Miracle on 34th Street Ed Collins 1994-11-18
Movie Star Struck Greer 1994-10-30
Movie Sniper Chester Van Damme 1993-01-29
Movie The American Clock Unknown 1993-01-02
Movie Morning Glory Sheriff 1993-01-01
Movie National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 Desk Clerk 1993-02-04
Movie Partners Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie Red Rock West Wayne Brown 1993-05-14
Series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Unknown 1993-09-12
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Movie Needful Things Danforth 'Buster' Keeton III 1993-08-27
Movie Contact Unknown 1992-01-01
Movie In the Shadow of a Killer Insp. Leo Kemeny 1992-04-27
Movie The Prom Grover Dean 1992-01-01
Movie Hoffa Frank Fitzsimmons 1992-12-25
Movie A Few Good Men Lt. Col. Matthew A. Markinson 1992-12-11
Movie Backdraft Alderman Marty Swayzak 1991-05-24
Movie True Identity Houston 1991-07-23
Movie Defenseless Steven Seldes 1991-08-23
Movie Iron Maze Jack Ruhle 1991-11-01
Movie Crazy People Drucker 1990-04-13
Movie The Grifters Cole 1990-08-08
Movie Why Me? Francis Mahoney 1990-04-20
Movie The Russia House Colonel Quinn 1990-12-21
Movie Misery State Trooper Sherman Douglas 1990-11-30
Movie Narrow Margin Michael Tarlow 1990-09-21
Movie Wired Bob Woodward 1989-08-25
Movie The Big Picture Allen Habel 1989-09-15
Movie Dad Dr. Santana 1989-10-27
Movie Things Change Hotel Manager 1988-10-21
Movie Tequila Sunrise Agent Hal McGuire 1988-12-02
Movie Tin Men Wing 1987-03-06
Movie House of Games The Businessman 1987-10-11
Movie Good Morning, Vietnam Sgt. Major Dickerson 1987-12-23
Movie Power Jerome Cade 1986-01-31
Movie Hannah and Her Sisters Ed Smythe 1986-02-07
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie The Beniker Gang Principal Stoddard 1985-01-01
Movie Hard Choices Deputy Anderson 1985-01-24
Series Spenser: For Hire Unknown 1985-09-20
Movie Right to Kill? Major Vegvary 1985-05-22
Series The Equalizer Andrew Banks 1985-09-18
Movie Eddie Macon's Run Man in Bar 1983-03-23