Tim Parati was an actor who graced the silver screen many times throughout his Hollywood career. Parati's early roles were in action films like "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: the Secret of the Ooze" (1991) with Paige Turco and David Warner and "The Program" (1993) starring James Caan. He also starred in the TV movies "Moment of Truth: Caught in the Crossfire" (NBC, 1994-95) and "The Gift of Love" (CBS, 1994-95). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "The Closest Thing to Heaven" (1997), the Vanessa Williams comedy adventure "The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland" (1999) and the Martin Lawrence action film "Black Knight" (2001). Recently, he tackled roles in the Pat Healy dramatic comedy "The Great World of Sound" (2007), the Denzel Washington dramatic period piece "The Great Debaters" (2007) and the period drama "Hounddog" (2008) with Dakota Fanning. He also appeared in "My Own Love Song" (2010) with Forest Whitaker and the Nansi Aluka sci-fi feature "The Bay" (2012). Parati most recently acted on "Turn" (AMC, 2013-).