Jim Bearden was an actor who starred in many drama films. Bearden's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as the horror flick "The Incubus" (1982) with John Cassavetes, the drama "Unfinished Business" (1983) with Isabelle Mejias and the horror film "The Dead Zone" (1983) with Christopher Walken. He also appeared in the Steve Guttenberg action film "Police Academy" (1984). He additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Rona Jaffe's "Mazes and Monsters"" (CBS, 1982-83) and "Between Friends" (HBO, 1983-84). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, appearing in the Helen Slater comedic adventure "Sticky Fingers" (1988) and the Demi Moore dramatic adaptation "The Scarlet Letter" (1995). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Guardian" (HBO, 1984-85). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Relic Hunter" (1999-2002). He also was featured in the TV movies "Dogboys" (The Movie Channel, 1997-98) and "Vendetta" (HBO, 1998-99). Most recently, Bearden appeared in "Hush" (Lifetime, 2004-05).