Brent Sexton

A character actor usually cast as a cop or similarly tough guy, Brent Sexton amassed an impressive string of credits, including small roles in films such as "A. I. Artificial Intelligence" (2001), "Radio" (2003), "In ... Read more »
Born: 07/22/1953 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Filmography

Actor (60)

Ironside 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

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Justified 2010, 2013 (Tv Show)

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Shameless 2013 (Tv Show)

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Lie to Me 2010 (Tv Show)

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Life 2007 - 2009 (Tv Show)

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Psych 2009 (Tv Show)

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The Mentalist 2009 (Tv Show)

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Without A Trace 2002 - 2009 (TV Show)

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W. 2008 (Movie)

Joe O'Neill (Actor)

In the Valley of Elah 2007 (Movie)

Lt. Burke (Actor)

Life is Wild 2007 (Tv Show)

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Weeds 2007 (Tv Show)

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3rd Rock From the Sun 2000 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Boston Public 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2001 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Chicago Hope 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Deadwood 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Diagnosis Murder 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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It's Like, You Know... 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Jack & Jill 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Judging Amy 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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NYPD Blue 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Profiler 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Smith 2006 (Tv Show)

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Special Unit 2 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Standoff 2006 (Tv Show)

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That's Life 1999 - 2002, 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

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Cold Case 2005 (Tv Show)

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Flightplan 2005 (Movie)

Elias (Actor)

Grey's Anatomy 2005 (Tv Show)

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Surface 2005 (Tv Show)

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Criminal 2004 (Movie)

Ron (Actor)

JAG 2004 (Tv Show)

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Six Feet Under 2004 (Tv Show)

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The Shield 2004 (Tv Show)

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24 2003 (Tv Show)

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My Wife and Kids 2003 (Tv Show)

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Radio 2003 (Movie)

Honeycutt (Actor)

The District 2003 (Tv Show)

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7th Heaven 2002 (Tv Show)

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Birds of Prey 2002 (Tv Show)

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Enough 2002 (Movie)

FBI Agent (Actor)

The Guardian 2002 (Tv Show)

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Will & Grace 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

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A.I. Artificial Intelligence 2001 (Movie)

Russell (Actor)

Becker 2001 (Tv Show)

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Double Take 2001 (Movie)

NYPD Cop (Actor)

The Glass House 2001 (Movie)

Mechanic (Actor)

The X-Files 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Vanilla Sky 2001 (Movie)

Security Guard (Actor)

Any Day Now 2000 (Tv Show)

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Angel 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Specialist 1994 (Movie)

Manny (Actor)

Die Laughing 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Night Train 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Complications (Tv Show)

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Plainsong (TV Show)

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The Killing (TV Show)

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Within (Movie)

Steven Lowe (Actor)

Biography

A character actor usually cast as a cop or similarly tough guy, Brent Sexton amassed an impressive string of credits, including small roles in films such as "A. I. Artificial Intelligence" (2001), "Radio" (2003), "In the Valley of Elah" (2007) and "W." (2008). He appeared more frequently on television, where, in addition to guest spots on a lengthy string of shows, he recurred as a murderer married to a law clerk on "Judging Amy" (CBS, 1999-2005), the Italian-American family dramedy "That's Life" (CBS, 2000-02), a detective on "Birds of Prey" (The WB, 2002-03), and most memorably as Harry Manning on the Western "Deadwood" (HBO, 2004-06) and Officer Bobby Stark on the crime drama "Life" (NBC, 2007-09). His profile enjoyed a large boost when he landed the role of Stan Larsen, the father of the murder victim at the center of "The Killing" (AMC, 2011- ), the critically acclaimed American adaptation of the Danish murder mystery series. Although he may not have become a household name, Brent Sexton built a lengthy, impressive career as a well-respected journeyman character actor.

Milestones

2011

Played the father of a teenaged girl on AMC's "The Killing"

2008

Played Joe O'Neill in Oliver Stone's "W."

2007

Cast as series regular on NBC's "Life," playing police officer Robert Stark

2005

Cast as barman Harry Manning on HBO drama "Deadwood"

1999

Landed recurring role on "Judging Amy" (CBS)

1994

Feature film debut, "The Specialist" starring Sylvester Stallone and Sharon Stone

1989

Made first TV appearance on "B.L. Stryker" (ABC), starring Burt Reynolds

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