Biography

James Norman "Jim" Beaver, Jr. (born August 12, 1950) is an American stage, film, and television actor, playwright, screenwriter, and film historian. He is perhaps most familiar to worldwide audiences as the gruff but tenderhearted prospector Whitney Ellsworth on the HBO Western drama series Deadwood, a starring role which brought him acclaim and a Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination for Ensemble Acting after three decades of supporting work in films and TV. He currently portrays Bobby Singer in the CW television series Supernatural. His memoir Life's That Way was published in April 2009.

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James Norman "Jim" Beaver, Jr. (born August 12, 1950) is an American stage, film, and television actor, playwright, screenwriter, and film historian. He is perhaps most familiar to worldwide audiences as the gruff but tenderhearted prospector Whitney Ellsworth on the HBO Western drama series Deadwood, a starring role which brought him acclaim and a Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination for Ensemble Acting after three decades of supporting work in films and TV. He currently portrays Bobby Singer in the CW television series Supernatural. His memoir Life's That Way was published in April 2009.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 61

Birthday 1950-08-12

Place of Birth Laramie, Wyoming, USA

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Also Known As

  • James Norman Beaver Jr.
  • Джим Бивер
  • James Beaver
  • Richard Muldoon
  • John Petlock

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Hospitality as The Boss
2018 Billy Boy as Crabtree
2016 The Frontier as Lee
2016 Timeless (3 episodes) as Jake Neville
2016 The Ranch (2 episodes) as Chuck
2015 Crimson Peak as Carter Cushing
2015 The Adventures of Biffle and Shooster as The Captain
2015 Better Call Saul (2 episodes) as Lawson
2012 Revolution (2 episodes) as John Franklin Fry
2012 Major Crimes (1 episode) as Donald Beckwith
2011 The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy as J. Wright Mooar
2010 Justified (8 episodes) as Sheriff Shelby Parlow
2009 Dark and Stormy Night as Jack Tugdon
2009 Harper's Island (13 episodes) as Charlie Mills
2008 The Mentalist (1 episode) as Cobb Holwell
2008 Reflections as Franck
2008 Breaking Bad (2 episodes) as Lawson
2007 John from Cincinnati (8 episodes) as Vietnam Joe
2007 Next as Wisdom
2006 Day Break (4 episodes)
2006 Psych (1 episode) as Pete Dillingham (le puant)
2006 Big Love (3 episodes) as Carter Reese
2006 The Unit (1 episode) as Lloyd Cole
2005 Supernatural (3 episodes) as Bobby Singer (1 episode) as Bobby Singer / Demon (1 episode) as Bobby Singer / Worm (1 episode) as Bobby Singer / Leviathan (55 episodes) as Бобби Сингерррр
2005 Bones (1 episode) as George Gibbons
2005 Wheelmen as Agent Hammond
2004 Deadwood (36 episodes) as Whitney Ellsworth
2003 The Lyon's Den (1 episode) as Hank Ferris
2003 Tremors (1 episode) as Sheriff Sam Boggs
2003 The Life of David Gale as Duke Grover
2002 Adaptation. as Ranger Tony
2002 Monk (1 episode) as Sheriff Ronald Mathis
2001 Joy Ride as Sheriff Ritter
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise (1 episode) as Admiral Daniel Leonard
2001 Six Feet Under (2 episodes) as Prison Officer
2001 The Division (1 episode) as Fred Zito
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2 episodes) as Stanley Tanner
2000 The Trouble with Normal (7 episodes) as Gary
1999 The West Wing (1 episode) as Carl
1999 Mr. Murder as Agent Jason Reiling
1998 That '70s Show (1 episode) as Tony
1997 Total Security (1 episode) as Detective McKissick
1997 Wounded as Agent Eric Ashton
1997 Divided by Hate as Danny Leland
1995 Murder One (1 episode) as Donald Cleary
1994 Bad Girls as Pinkerton Detective Graves
1994 Thunder Alley (29 episodes) as Leland DuParte
1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1 episode) as Henry Barnes
1993 The X-Files (1 episode) as Coroner
1993 Sliver as Detective Ira
1992 Twogether as Oscar
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode) as Ranger Virgil
1992 Sister Act as Clarkson
1991 Reasonable Doubts (14 episodes) as Detective Earl Gaddis
1991 Home Improvement (1 episode) as Duke Miller
1990 The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson as Maj. Trimble
1990 El Diablo as Spivey Irick
1989 Nasty Boys (1 episode) as Wetstone
1989 In Country as Earl Smith
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode) as Defense Attorney
1986 Matlock (1 episode) as Barney Sutler

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