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David Morse

David Bowditch Morse (born October 11, 1953) is an American stage, television, and film actor. He first came to national attention as Dr. Jack Morrison in the medical drama St. Elsewhere from 1982 to 1988. Morse continued his movie career with roles in Dancer in the Dark, The Negotiator, The Green Mile, Disturbia, The Long Kiss Goodnight, The Crossing Guard, The Rock, Extreme Measures, Twelve Monkeys, 16 Blocks, and Hounddog. In 2006, Morse had a recurring role as Detective Michael Tritter on the medical drama House for which he received an Emmy Award nomination.  Morse portrayed George Washington in the 2008 HBO Miniseries John Adams, which garnered him a second Emmy nomination. Morse has received acclaim for his portrayal of Uncle Peck on the Off-Broadway play How I Learned to Drive for which he earned a Drama Desk and Obie Award. He also had success on Broadway, portraying James "Sharky" Harkin in The Seafarer. As of 2011, Morse is a regular on the HBO series, "Treme". Description above from the Wikipedia article David Morse, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 11, 1953 In Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
54
First Appeared:
In the movie Inside Moves 1980-12-19
Latest Project:
Movie Barbecue 2020-12-10
Known For
Filmography
Movie Barbecue James T 2020-12-10
Series The Good Lord Bird Dutch Henry Sherman 2020-10-04
Series Escape at Dannemora Gene Palmer 2018-11-18
Movie Trouble Gerry 2018-12-20
Series Outsiders Big Foster 2016-01-26
Movie The Gettysburg Address Abraham Lincoln (voice) 2015-01-01
Movie The Boy John 2015-08-14
Movie Concussion Mike Webster 2015-11-12
Movie McCanick Eugene 'Mack' McCanick 2014-02-17
Movie Yellow Psychologist 2014-08-29
Movie Winter in the Blood Airplane Man 2013-06-14
Movie Horns Dale Williams 2013-09-06
Movie World War Z Ex-CIA Agent 2013-06-20
Movie The Pond Adam 11 2012-06-01
Movie The Odd Life of Timothy Green James Green, Sr. 2012-08-15
Movie Collaborator Gus 2011-10-08
Series Treme Terry Colson 2010-04-11
Movie Shanghai Richard Astor 2010-06-10
Movie Love & Other Drugs Tony Lerma, Lilly Sales Rep. (uncredited) 2010-11-22
Movie Mother and Child Tom 2009-11-07
Series John Adams George Washington 2008-03-16
Movie The Hurt Locker Col. Reed 2008-10-10
Movie Passengers Arkin 2008-09-26
Movie 16 Blocks Frank Nugent 2006-03-01
Movie Down in the Valley Wade 2005-05-13
Movie Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story Palmer 2005-09-10
Series Hack 2002-09-27
Movie Double Vision Kevin Richter 2002-10-17
Movie Hearts in Atlantis Adult Bobby Garfield 2001-09-07
Movie Walking the Mile: The Making of The Green Mile Himself - 'Brutal Howell' 2000-06-13
Movie Bait Edgar Clenteen 2000-09-15
Movie Von Trier's 100 Eyes Himself 2000-12-02
Movie Proof of Life Peter Bowman 2000-12-08
Movie The Green Mile Brutus "Brutal" Howell 1999-12-10
Movie The Negotiator Cdr. Adam Beck 1998-07-29
Movie Contact Ted Arroway 1997-07-11
Movie George B. George 1997-01-20
Movie The Rock Major Tom Baxter 1996-06-07
Movie The Long Kiss Goodnight Luke / Daedalus 1996-10-11
Movie Extreme Measures FBI Agent Frank Hare 1996-09-27
Movie The Crossing Guard John Booth 1995-11-15
Movie Twelve Monkeys Dr. Peters 1995-12-29
Movie The Getaway Jim Deer Jackson 1994-02-11
Movie Magic Kid II Jack 1994-12-07
Movie The Good Son Jack Evans 1993-09-24
Movie Cry in the Wild: The Taking of Peggy Ann Bicycle Pete 1991-05-06
Movie The Indian Runner Joe Roberts 1991-09-20
Movie Desperate Hours Albert 1990-10-05
Movie Winnie Thomas 1988-10-10
Movie Downpayment on Murder Det. Jackson 1987-01-18
Movie Max Dugan Returns Shoe Store Cop 1983-03-25
Movie Prototype Michael 1983-12-07
Series St. Elsewhere Dr. Jack Morrison 1982-10-26
Movie Inside Moves Jerry Maxwell 1980-12-19