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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 53

Birthday 1949-05-29

Place of Birth Washington - District of Columbia - USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Joseph Cotter Smith

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 The Standoff at Sparrow Creek as Roman
2017 The Post as Under Secretary William Macomber
2017 Mindhunter(10 episodes) as Unit Chief Shepard
2015 Blindspot(1 episode) as General
2013 Burning Blue as Admiral Lynch
2013 The Americans(4 episodes) as Deputy Attorney General
2013 The Following(2 episodes) as Nathan
2012 Revolution(5 episodes) as President Jack Davis
2011 Person of Interest(2 episodes) as Denton Weeks
2011 Friends with Kids as Phil Fryman
2010 You Don't Know Jack as Dick Thompson
2009 White Collar(1 episode) as Adam Wilson
2006 Brothers and Sisters(2 episodes) as Gordon Alexander
2006 The Unit(1 episode)
2005 Night Stalker(10 episodes) as Tony Vincenzo
2005 Commander in Chief(1 episode)
2005 Ghost Whisperer(1 episode)
2005 Invasion(1 episode)
2003 Tru Calling(6 episodes) as Richard Davies
2003 NCIS(2 episodes)
2003 X2 as President McKenna
2003 Reeseville as John Meyers
2002 Without a Trace(1 episode)
2001 Alias(1 episode)
1999 Judging Amy(4 episodes)
1999 The History of Glamour as Loren Valentine (voice)
1997 Oz(1 episode)
1997 Invader as Dr. Case Montgomery
1997 Bridge of Time as Robert Creighton
1997 Spy Game(1 episode)
1997 Orleans(8 episodes) as Bill Brennecke
1995 Remember Me
1995 Courthouse(11 episodes) as Andrew Rawson
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1993 Desperate Journey: The Allison Wilcox Story as Steve
1993 A Place To Be Loved as Mike Caldwell
1992 Midnight's Child
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1990 Equal Justice(27 episodes)
1989 K-9 as Gilliam
1988 Cameron's Closet as Sergeant Sam Taliaferro
1987 Lady Beware as Mac Odell
1986 L.A. Law(3 episodes)
1985 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
1985 The Rape of Richard Beck as Lt. Hugo
1985 Moonlighting(1 episode)
1985 A Bunny's Tale as Ned Holcomb
1984 Murder, She Wrote(1 episode)
1984 Mistral's Daughter(7 episodes) as Frank
1983 Blood Feud(2 episodes) as Robert F. Kennedy
1982 St. Elsewhere(1 episode)
1982 Cagney & Lacey(1 episode)
1981 Hill Street Blues(1 episode)

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