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John Doman (born January 9, 1945) is an American actor best known for playing Deputy Police Commissioner William Rawls on HBO series The Wire from 2002 to 2008 and Colonel Edward Galson on Oz in 2001.

Doman was born in Philadelphia, PA and is an alumnus of Northeast Catholic High School. He is a 1962 graduate and a member of the School's Hall of Fame. He is a 1966 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he majored in English Literature and played varsity football.

Doman had cameos in the 1997 films Cop Land and the 2003 Mystic River. He also had a role on the film The Opponent. Doman also had a small part in the critically acclaimed 2010 film Blue Valentine.

On television, Doman has guest starred in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Shakaar". He also portrayed Dr. Carl Deraad on Seasons 5 and 6 of ER, and has been introduced as bad-guy CEO Walter Kendrick on Season 2 of Damages. He provided the voice of Don Morello in the video game Mafia: City of Lost Heaven. Doman also provided the voice of Caesar in the video game Fallout New Vegas. He also played a small role in the famous action film, Die Hard with a Vengeance, as one of the site managers for the construction of a tunnel featured in the film. In 2011, Doman will star as Rodrigo Borgia in the forthcoming historical drama series Borgia by the French premium-pay TV Canal+ and flexes his powerful range starring in acclaimed director Pieter Gaspersz' AFTER opposite Kathleen Quinlan.

Doman has also appeared in promotional advertisements for Versus television.    The promotional videos' soundtrack is a rendition of Metallica's "One" from Apocalyptica's 1998 Inquisition Symphony album.

Prior to embarking on a successful acting career he spent 20 years in the advertising business. He is a former Marine Corps officer and a Vietnam veteran.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

John Doman (born January 9, 1945) is an American actor best known for playing Deputy Police Commissioner William Rawls on HBO series The Wire from 2002 to 2008 and Colonel Edward Galson on Oz in 2001.

Doman was born in Philadelphia, PA and is an alumnus of Northeast Catholic High School. He is a 1962 graduate and a member of the School's Hall of Fame. He is a 1966 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he majored in English Literature and played varsity football.

Doman had cameos in the 1997 films Cop Land and the 2003 Mystic River. He also had a role on the film The Opponent. Doman also had a small part in the critically acclaimed 2010 film Blue Valentine.

On television, Doman has guest starred in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Shakaar". He also portrayed Dr. Carl Deraad on Seasons 5 and 6 of ER, and has been introduced as bad-guy CEO Walter Kendrick on Season 2 of Damages. He provided the voice of Don Morello in the video game Mafia: City of Lost Heaven. Doman also provided the voice of Caesar in the video game Fallout New Vegas. He also played a small role in the famous action film, Die Hard with a Vengeance, as one of the site managers for the construction of a tunnel featured in the film. In 2011, Doman will star as Rodrigo Borgia in the forthcoming historical drama series Borgia by the French premium-pay TV Canal+ and flexes his powerful range starring in acclaimed director Pieter Gaspersz' AFTER opposite Kathleen Quinlan.

Doman has also appeared in promotional advertisements for Versus television.    The promotional videos' soundtrack is a rendition of Metallica's "One" from Apocalyptica's 1998 Inquisition Symphony album.

Prior to embarking on a successful acting career he spent 20 years in the advertising business. He is a former Marine Corps officer and a Vietnam veteran.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 46

Birthday 1945-01-09

Place of Birth Philadelphia - Pennsylvania - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Instinct(1 episode) as Roger Reinhart
2017 Final Vision as Bernie Segal
2017 You Were Never Really Here as John McCleary
2016 Feed the Beast(10 episodes) as Aidan Moran
2014 The Affair(1 episode) as Bruce Butler
2014 Gotham(19 episodes) as Carmine Falcone
2014 After as Mitch Valentino
2012 Elementary(1 episode) as Councilman Slessinger
2011 Borgia(38 episodes) as Rodrigo Borgia
2011 Person of Interest(7 episodes) as Senator Ross Garrison
2010 Blue Valentine as Jerry
2010 Rizzoli & Isles(2 episodes) as Patrick 'Paddy' Doyle
2008 Shoot First And Pray You Live as Jim Boone
2008 Sympathetic Details as Phillips
2007 The Wire: The Last Word
2007 The Wire Odyssey as Himself
2007 Burn Notice(1 episode)
2007 Gracie as Coach Colasanti
2006 Lonely Hearts as Chief MacSwain
2006 Fatwa as John Davidson
2005 Close to Home(1 episode)
2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury(1 episode)
2005 Rock the Paint as Father Pete
2004 Noel as Dr. Matthew Baron
2004 Sniper 3 as Paul Finnegan
2003 Mystic River as Driver
2003 NCIS(1 episode)
2002 Without a Trace(1 episode)
2002 City By The Sea as Henderson
2002 Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven as Morello (voice)
2002 The Wire(60 episodes) as William Rawls
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent(1 episode)
2001 Three Blind Mice as Stephen Leeds
2001 A Glimpse of Hell as Admiral Langlett
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(2 episodes)
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(4 episodes)
1999 Judging Amy(1 episode)
1998 Claire Dolan as Cain's Friend
1998 Mercury Rising as Supervisor Hartley
1997 Cop Land as Lassaro's Aide
1997 The Practice(1 episode)
1995 New York News(1 episode)
1995 Ultimate Taboo
1994 ER(10 episodes)
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman(1 episode)
1990 Law & Order(5 episodes)

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