Jonathan Adams (American actor)

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Jonathan Adams
Born (1967-07-16) July 16, 1967 (age 47)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.[1]
Occupation Actor
Years active 1993–present
Spouse(s) Monica Farrell; 1 child

Jonathan Adams (born July 16, 1967) is an American actor and voice actor, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[1]

Career[edit]

He has appeared in several roles in American television, most notably in American Dreams in which he played series regular Henry Walker.[2] This show appeared on NBC from 2002-2005. He formerly portrayed Dr. Daniel Goodman in the Fox television series Bones.[3] At the start of season 2, his character appointed Dr. Camille Saroyan to be the Jeffersonian's first head of forensics (the immediate boss of Temperance Brennan). Although he was supposed to have left on a short sabbatical, his character did not return. The show's creator, Hart Hanson, stated that Saroyan's role was a better fit with the rest of the characters in the series.[4] He next appeared on TV in the short-lived ABC crime drama Women's Murder Club.

Between 1996 and 2000, he spent four years at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, playing, among other roles, Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew, Buckingham in The Three Musketeers, and Guy Jacobs in Blues for an Alabama Sky by Pearl Cleage. He was also a voice actor in Army of Two: The 40th Day as Tyson Rios.[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1993 Heartstopper Jorell
2001 Osmosis Jones Additional Voices
2007 Doctor Strange: The Sorcerer Supreme Dormammu
2009 Superman/Batman: Public Enemies General Uncredited
2010 Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths Martian Manhunter

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Equal Justice Keane Episode: "Pilot"
2001 Frasier Fire Marhsall Episode: "The Show Must Go Off"
2001 Walker, Texas Ranger Lyle Nugent Episode: "Justice for All"
2001 Felicity Paramedic Episode: "Girlfight"
2002 The American Embassy Elque 'Q' Polk 6 episodes
2002–2005 American Dreams Henry Walker 61 episodes
2004 Crossing Jordan Juror Episode: "Slam Dunk"
2005–2006 Bones Dr. Daniel Goodman 18 episodes
2006 The Unit Buko Episode: "Old Home Week"
2007 One Tree Hill Charles "Chuck" Taylor Episode: "The Birth of Death of the Day"
2007–2009 24 Peter Hock 2 episodes
2007 The Closer Randall Williams Episode: "Ruby"
2007 NCIS Thomas Zuri Episode: "Designated Target"
2007 Cane Fosko Episode: "The Exile"
2007–2008 Women's Murder Club Ed Washburn 5 episodes
2008 Medium Curtis Lambert Episode: "Being Joey Carmichael"
2008 Boston Legal Officer Preston Holt Episode: "Kill, Baby, Kill!"
2009 NCIS: Los Angeles Peter Caldwell Episode: "Search and Destroy"
2009 Black Panther T'Chaka 2 episodes
2010 Desperate Housewives Luke Rayfield Episode: "Chromolume No. 7"
2010–2012 The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes Kang the Conqueror 5 episodes
2010 No Ordinary Family Coach Baskin Episode: "No Ordinary Vigilante"
2011–2014 Castle Vulcan Simmons 3 episodes
2011 Memphis Beat Detective Moran Episode: "Troubled Water"
2011–2013 Green Lantern: The Animated Series Atrocitus 5 episodes
2011 Burn Notice Kamba Episode: "Necessary Evil"
2011 Harry's Law Physician Episode: "Head Games"
2012–2014 Last Man Standing Chuck Larabee 10 episodes
2012 Up All Night Ray Episode: "Couple Friends"
2012–2013 Revenge Matt Duncan 3 episodes
2013 Nikita President of Chad Episode: "Inevitability"
2013 The Legend of Korra Vaatu 7 episodes
2013 Uncle Grandpa Various 3 episodes
2013–2014 Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. Absorbing Man
Korg
3 episodes
2014 Crisis Clark Froy Episode: "What Was Done to You"
2014 Dallas Calvin Hannah Episode: "Like a Bad Penny"

Video Games[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2010 Army of Two: The 40th Day Tyson Rios
2011 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds Galactus
2011 Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Galactus
2012 Diablo III Tyrael
2012 World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Xuen the White Tiger
2012 Hitman: Absolution Cosmo Faulkner
2014 Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Tyrael

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "IMDB profile for Jonathan Adams (II)". Retrieved 2006-08-14. 
  2. ^ "IMDb profile for American Dreams". Retrieved 2006-08-14. 
  3. ^ "IMDb profile for Bones". Retrieved 2006-08-14. 
  4. ^ "TV Squad: Hart Hanson Talks About Bones". Retrieved 2010-04-28.