Richard Barlow was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Barlow's early acting career was founded on his roles in various dramas, such as "Melrose Place" (Fox, 1991-98) and "Homicide: Life on the Street" (1992-99). He also took on a few movie roles at the time, appearing in the Christopher May comedy "30, Still Single: Contemplating Suicide" (1998). He kept working in film throughout the early 2000s, starring in the Jamie Foxx thriller "Law Abiding Citizen" (2009) and the romantic comedy "The Answer Man" (2009) with Jeff Daniels. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Hack" (CBS, 2002-04). Barlow most recently acted in "Won't Back Down" (2012) with Maggie Gyllenhaal.