Jay O. Sanders

Biography

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Jay Olcutt Sanders (born April 16, 1953) is an American character actor.

Sanders was born in Austin, Texas, to Phyllis Rae (née Aden) and James Olcutt Sanders. He is noted for playing Mob lawyer character Steven Kordo in the 1986-88 NBC detective series Crime Story. He is also known as the narrator for the PBS series Wide Angle from 2002–2009 and has served as narrator for a number of Nova episodes starting in 2007.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Jay Olcutt Sanders (born April 16, 1953) is an American character actor.

Sanders was born in Austin, Texas, to Phyllis Rae (née Aden) and James Olcutt Sanders. He is noted for playing Mob lawyer character Steven Kordo in the 1986-88 NBC detective series Crime Story. He is also known as the narrator for the PBS series Wide Angle from 2002–2009 and has served as narrator for a number of Nova episodes starting in 2007.

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Also Known As

  • Jay Sanders
  • Jay Olcutt Sanders

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Inside Einstein's Mind: The Enigma of Space and Time
2015 Blindspot(3 episodes) as Mr. Weller
2015 Blindspot(6 episodes) as Bill Weller
2014 D-Day Sacrifice(2 episodes) as Himself - Host
2014 The Gathering Swarms as Himself / Narrator
2014 True Detective(2 episodes) as Billy Lee Tuttle
2013 The River as Phil
2011 A Novel Romance as Walter Evans
2011 Pan Am(3 episodes) as Douglas Vanderway
2011 Person of Interest(7 episodes) as Special Counsel
2010 Blue Bloods(1 episode) as Jimmy Reagan
2010 Edge of Darkness as Whitehouse
2009 The Undying as Dr. Russell Lassiter
2008 Revolutionary Road as Bart Pollock
2008 Cadillac Records as Mr. Feder
2008 Arctic Dinosaurs as Himself - Narrator
2008 Greetings from the Shore as Commodore Callaghan
2007 The Valley of Light as Howard
2006 Wedding Daze as Sheriff
2006 Half Nelson as Russ
2004 The Day After Tomorrow as Frank Harris
2004 Hair High as Football Announcer (voice)
2003 D.C. Sniper: 23 Days of Fear as Douglas Duncan
2002 Salem Witch Trials as Thomas Putnam
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent(1 episode)
2001 The Last Brickmaker in America as Mike Potter
2001 Along Came a Spider as Kyle Craig
2001 The Familiar Stranger
1999 Music of the Heart as Dan Paxton
1999 ATF as Sam Sinclair
1999 The Secret Life of Girls
1999 The Confession as Jack Renoble
1999 Earthly Possessions as Zack Emery
1998 Wrestling with Alligators as Rick
1997 For Richer or Poorer as Samuel Yoder
1997 The Matchmaker as Senator John McGlory
1997 Kiss the Girls as FBI Agent Kyle Craig
1996 Daylight as Steven Crighton
1995 Three Wishes as Coach Schramka
1995 Down Came a Blackbird as Jan Talbeck
1995 The Big Green as Coach Jay Huffer
1995 Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years(1 episode)
1995 The Outer Limits(1 episode)
1994 New York Undercover(1 episode)
1994 Angels in the Outfield as Ranch Wilder
1994 Nobody's Children as Joe Stevens
1993 My Boyfriend's Back as Sheriff McCloud
1991 JFK as Lou Ivon
1991 V.I. Warshawski as Murray Ryerson
1990 Law & Order(2 episodes)
1990 Northern Exposure(1 episode)
1989 Glory as Gen. George Crockett Strong
1989 Cold Sassy Tree as Clayton McAllister
1989 Booker(1 episode)
1988 Roseanne(2 episodes)
1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream as Kirby
1987 The Misfit Brigade as Tiny
1986 Crime Story(43 episodes)
1986 L.A. Law(1 episode)
1985 Spenser: For Hire(1 episode)
1984 Kate & Allie(1 episode)
1983 AfterMASH(31 episodes)
1983 Cross Creek as Charles Rawlings
1983 Living Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story as Dick Willey
1982 Nature(4 episodes)
1982 Nature(1 episode) as Narrator
1982 Hanky Panky as Katz
1979 Starting Over as Larry
1974 NOVA(2 episodes)
1974 NOVA(37 episodes) as Narrator
1972 ABC Afterschool Special(1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)
1900 Just Like In The Movies as Ryan Legrand

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