Brent Sexton

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Brent Sexton
Born (1967-08-12) August 12, 1967 (age 47)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 1989–present

Brent Sexton (born August 12, 1967) is an American actor best known for his roles in the television series The Killing, Life, and Deadwood. He has also guest-starred in several other television series, such as Justified, That's Life, Birds of Prey, and Judging Amy. His acting career began in 1989 on the television series B.L. Stryker. He has also appeared in several motion pictures, such as In the Valley of Elah, Flightplan, Radio, and A.I. Artificial Intelligence.

In 2005, the movie Radio won a CAMIE Award and, in 2006, the cast of Deadwood was nominated for a SAG Award.

Personal life[edit]

Sexton was born in St. Louis, Missouri.[1] After studying at Elon University, he toured internationally with a theater company as both Officer Krupke and Detective Schrank in West Side Story.[2][3]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1989-1990 B.L. Stryker David / Maxie 2 episodes
1999 Angel Beat Cop 1 episode
1999 Profiler Car's Driver 1 episode
1999 Chicken Soup for the Soul Will Bailey 1 episode
1999-2000 It's Like, You Know... Waiter 2 episode
2000 Walker, Texas Ranger Breen 1 episode
2000 Chicago Hope Mary's Orderly 1 episode
2000 3rd Rock from the Sun Duke 1 episode
2001 V.I.P. Koster 1 episode
2000-2001 The X-Files Gravedigger / Steven Melnick 2 episodes
2001 Jack & Jill Heffer 1 episode
2001 Special Unit 2 Edwards 1 episode
2001 Boston Public Calvin Scott 1 episode
1999-2001 Judging Amy Oscar Ray Pant Jr. 5 episodes
2001 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Mark Doyle 1 episode
2001 Becker Christopher Hayes 1 episode
2001 NYPD Blue Roy Wessner 1 episode
2001-2002 That's Life Jimmy Stovic 4 episodes
2001-2002 Will & Grace Guard/Prison Guard 2 episode
2002 7th Heaven Security Guard 1 episode
2002 The Guardian Tom Burke 1 episode
2002 Birds of Prey Detective McNally 5 episodes
2003 Senor White TV movie
2003 My Wife and Kids Blue-collar Guy 1 episode
2003 24 Frank Davies 2 episodes
2003 The District Ray Innis 1 episode
2003 Saving Jessica Lynch Greg Lynch Sr. TV movie
2004 JAG Lance Corp. Buddy Petrosian 1 episode
2004 The Shield Paul Fets 1 episode
2004 Plainsong Bud Sealy TV movie
2004 Six Feet Under Lou Thornton 1 episode
2005 Cold Case Ken Bream in 1998 1 episode
2005 Grey's Anatomy Jerry Frost 1 episode
2005 Surface Bud 3 episodes
2005-2006 Deadwood Harry Manning 14 episodes
2006 Smith Mark Langley 1 episode
2006 Standoff Avery Steele 1 episode
2007 Without a Trace Sergeant Paul Brown 1 episode
2007 Weeds Cliff Haskel 1 episode
2007-2009 Life Robert Stark / Officer Robert Stark 25 episodes
2009 Psych County Sheriff Becker 1 episode
2009 The Mentalist Doc Sinclair 1 episode
2010–2013 Justified Sheriff Hunter Mosley 5 episodes
2010 Lie to Me Thomas Fletcher 1 episode
2011 The Morning After Special Guest 1 episode
2011-2012 The Killing Stan Larsen 25 episodes
2013 Ironside Gary Stanton series regular

Films[edit]

Year Title Role
1994 The Specialist Manny
2001 Double Take NYPD Cop
2001 Zoe Lonnie
2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence Russell
2001 The Glass House Mechanic
2001 Vanilla Sky Security Guard
2002 It's All About You Security Guard
2002 Enough FBI Agent
2003 Nines (short film) Bud
2003 Radio Honeycutt
2003 The Man Who Invented the Moon (short film) Tommy
2004 Fish Burglars (short film) Aquarium Guard
2004 Criminal Ron
2005 Wheelmen Goon #1
2005 Flightplan Elias
2005 Full Disclosure (short film) Everett
2007 In the Valley of Elah Lt. Burke
2008 W. Joe O'Neill
2008 Pants on Fire Phil
2009 Within Steven Lowe
2009 Hostage: A Love Story (short film) Therapist

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brent Sexton: Actor". World Science Festival. Retrieved March 3, 2013. 
  2. ^ West Side Story Roll of Honor.
  3. ^ Feinberg, Scott (June 22, 2012). "Emmys 2012: 'The Killing's' Brent Sexton Defends Show, Doubtful About Season 3 (Video)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 3, 2013. 

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