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Gary Basaraba

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gary Basaraba (born March 16, 1959) is a Canadian actor best known for playing American police officers. He appeared as Sergeant Richard Santoro on Steven Bochco's Brooklyn South and Officer Ray Heckler on Boomtown. According to the DVD commentary for the first season of the police drama Boomtown, he did most of his driving stunts in the series and he made sure he accurately portrayed police procedures. Basaraba played Heywood Broun, one of the greatest American journalists of the 20th Century, in Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle in 1994. He played Sheriff Grady Kilgore in Fried Green Tomatoes. He also played Saint Andrew in The Last Temptation of Christ, and had a role in Sweet Dreams. Basaraba played Homer Zuckerman in the remake of Charlotte's Web. Basaraba also portrayed the father, Jack Grainger, in One Magic Christmas, opposite Mary Steenburgen. Since 2007, he has appeared in the Canadian television series Mixed Blessings. Basaraba has also made three appearances in the Law & Order franchise, as a bartender in the original series titled "Point of View", as a corrections officer in the Law and Order episode "The Brotherhood" in 2004 and in the fifth season of SVU. It has been announced that Basaraba will be the voice of Hefty Smurf in the live-action/CG family film The Smurfs.


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Born:
Mar 16, 1959 In Edmonton - Alberta - Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
56
First Appeared:
In the series Miami Vice 1984-09-16
Latest Project:
Movie The Irishman 2019-11-01
Known For
Poster of Afterburn
Poster of Sweet Dreams

Gary Basaraba Movies Filmography

Movie
The Irishman
Frank 'Fitz' Fitzsimmons 2019-11-01
Series
Doom Patrol
Big D 2019-02-15
Movie
Little Italy
Vince 2018-08-24
Movie
American Animals
Warren Lipka Senior 2018-06-01
Movie
Suburbicon
Mitch 2017-10-26
Series
Forever
Norman Sontag 2014-09-22
Series
The Leftovers
Neil 2014-06-29
Movie
The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow
Hefty Smurf (voice) 2013-09-12
Movie
The Smurfs 2
Hefty Smurf (voice) 2013-07-30
Movie
Hornet's Nest
Seth 2012-03-31
Movie
The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol
Hefty (Voice) 2011-11-26
Series
Person of Interest
Stu Sommers 2011-09-22
Movie
The Smurfs
Hefty Smurf (voice) 2011-07-29
Series
Blue Bloods
Jimmy Burke 2010-09-24
Movie
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Jerry Pollard, motorman 2009-06-11
Series
Castle
Ralph Carbone 2009-03-08
Series
The Mentalist
Stephen Hannigan 2008-09-23
Movie
Recount
Clay Roberts 2008-05-25
Series
Mad Men
Herb Rennet 2007-07-19
Movie
Charlotte's Web
Homer Zuckerman 2006-12-07
Movie
Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise
Norman Shaw 2006-04-30
Series
Numb3rs
Unknown 2006-03-05
Series
Criminal Minds
James Odenkirk 2005-09-22
Series
Everybody Hates Chris
Unknown 2005-09-22
Series
Close to Home
Unknown 2005-09-20
Series
Bones
Bob Gordon 2005-09-13
Series
Nip/Tuck
Unknown 2003-07-22
Series
Las Vegas
Unknown 2003-09-22
Series
Cold Case
Unknown 2003-09-28
Series
Boomtown
2002-09-29
Series
Everwood
Unknown 2002-09-16
Movie
K-9: P.I.
Pete Timmons 2002-07-30
Movie
Unfaithful
Detective Mirojnick 2002-05-10
Movie
Guilty Hearts
Matt Moran 2002-02-10
Series
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Unknown 2000-10-06
Series
Third Watch
Unknown 1999-09-23
Series
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
William O'Boyle 1999-09-20
Series
Family Law
Unknown 1999-09-20
Series
Judging Amy
Unknown 1999-09-19
Movie
Man of Miracles
Ernie Blevins 1999-03-28
Series
Brooklyn South
1997-09-22
Series
Early Edition
Unknown 1996-09-28
Movie
Striptease
Alberto 1996-06-28
Series
The Outer Limits
Unknown 1995-03-26
Movie
The War
Dodge 1994-11-04
Movie
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle
Heywood Broun 1994-09-07
Series
Homicide: Life on the Street
Unknown 1993-01-31
Movie
Afterburn
Bill Decker 1992-05-30
Movie
Fried Green Tomatoes
Grady Kilgore 1991-12-27
Series
Law & Order
Unknown 1990-09-13
Movie
The Last Temptation of Christ
Andrew, Apostle 1988-08-12
Movie
No Mercy
Joe Collins 1986-12-19
Movie
One Magic Christmas
Jack Grainger 1985-11-22
Movie
Sweet Dreams
Woodhouse 1985-10-02
Movie
Alamo Bay
Leon 1985-04-03
Series
Miami Vice
Unknown 1984-09-16