Biography

Timothy Busfield (born June 12, 1957) is an American actor and director best known for his role as Eliot Weston on the television series Thirtysomething and his recurring role as Danny Concannon on the television series The West Wing. In 1991 he received a Primetime Emmy Award as best supporting actor in a drama series.

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Timothy Busfield (born June 12, 1957) is an American actor and director best known for his role as Eliot Weston on the television series Thirtysomething and his recurring role as Danny Concannon on the television series The West Wing. In 1991 he received a Primetime Emmy Award as best supporting actor in a drama series.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 88

Birthday 1957-06-12

Place of Birth Lansing, Michigan, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Tim Busfield
  • Timothy C. Busfield

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Designated Survivor (3 episodes) as Dr. Adam Louden
2014 23 Blast as Duncan
2013 Sleepy Hollow (3 episodes) as Benjamin Franklin
2012 Save the Date as Benjie
2012 Revolution (1 episode) as Dr. Ethan Camp
2012 Perception (1 episode) as George
2011 Beyond the Blackboard as School district's HR representative
2010 Blue Bloods (1 episode) as Charles Bynes
2006 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (22 episodes) as Cal Shanley
2005 The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie as Himself
2004 Retrosexual: The '80s (5 episodes)
2004 Entourage (3 episodes)
2003 National Security as Charlie Reed
2002 Without a Trace (2 episodes)
2002 Terminal Error as Elliot
2002 Dead in a Heartbeat as Franklin
2000 Ed (3 episodes)
1999 The West Wing (26 episodes) as Danny Concannon
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode)
1999 The Darklings as Clayton Shepherd
1999 Time at the Top as Frank Shawson
1999 Wanted as Fr. Donnelly
1998 The Souler Opposite as Robert Levin
1998 Erasable You as Brian
1998 Dream House as Richard Connor Thornton
1997 Buffalo Soldiers as Maj. Robert Carr
1997 When Secrets Kill
1997 The Unspeakable as Matthew Grissom
1997 Trucks as Ray
1996 First Kid as Woods
1996 Tracey Takes On... (1 episode)
1996 Champs (12 episodes) as Tom McManus
1995 The Outer Limits (1 episode)
1995 In the Line of Duty: Kidnapped as Pete Honeycutt
1994 Quiz Show as Fred
1994 Little Big League as Lou Collins
1994 The Byrds of Paradise (13 episodes)
1994 Murder Between Friends as John Thorn
1993 Striking Distance as Tony Sacco
1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1 episode)
1993 Fade to Black as Professor Del Calvin
1993 The Skateboard Kid as Frank
1992 Sneakers as Dick Gordon
1992 Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? The Bambi Bembenek Story as Fred Schultz
1991 Strays as Paul Jarrett
1989 Field of Dreams as Mark
1987 thirtysomething (85 episodes) as Elliot Weston
1987 Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise as Arnold Poindexter
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1984 Revenge of the Nerds as Arnold Poindexter
1983 Hotel (1 episode)
1983 Reggie (6 episodes)
1982 Family Ties (3 episodes)
1982 Late Night with David Letterman (3 episodes)
1981 Stripes as Soldier with Mortar
1979 Trapper John, M.D. (151 episodes)
1962 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (2 episodes)

Directing

2019 Guest Artist Director
2018 The Rookie (1 episode)Director
2016 Designated Survivor (2 episodes)Director
2016 This Is Us (1 episode)Director
2015 Rosewood (1 episode)Director
2015 Secrets and Lies (20 episodes)Director
2014 The Night Shift (5 episodes)Director
2013 Graceland (1 episode)Director
2012 Nashville (1 episode)Director
2012 The Client List (3 episodes)Director
2011 Against the Wall (1 episode)Director
2011 Franklin & Bash (1 episode)Director
2010 No Ordinary Family (1 episode)Director
2010 The Glades (2 episodes)Director
2010 The Deep End (4 episodes)Director
2009 White Collar (1 episode)Director
2009 Maneater (2 episodes)Director
2009 Lie to Me (2 episodes)Director
2008 The Ex List (1 episode)Director
2008 Canterbury's Law (1 episode)Director
2008 Lipstick Jungle (8 episodes)Director
2007 Damages (5 episodes)Director
2006 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (5 episodes)Director
2006 Psych (1 episode)Director
2004 Good Girls Don't (1 episode)Director
2004 Summerland (2 episodes)Director
2003 Miss Match (1 episode)Director
2003 Joan of Arcadia (1 episode)Director
2003 Las Vegas (9 episodes)Director
2002 Without a Trace (8 episodes)Director
2001 First Years (3 episodes)Director
2001 Lizzie McGuire (1 episode)Director
2000 Ed (9 episodes)Director
2000 That's Life (1 episode)Director
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode)Director
1998 Sports Night (2 episodes)Director
1987 thirtysomething (3 episodes)Director

Production

2019 Guest Artist Producer
2009 Maneater (2 episodes)Producer
2008 Lipstick Jungle (20 episodes)Producer
2002 Without a Trace (160 episodes)Producer

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