Matt Craven

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Matt Craven
Born Matthew John Crnkovich
(1956-11-10) November 10, 1956 (age 58)
Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actor
Years active 1979—present
Spouse(s) Sally Sutton
Children 2

Matthew John Crnkovich, known as Matt Craven (born November 10, 1956) is a Canadian actor.

Early life[edit]

Craven was born in Port Colborne, Ontario, to Nick Crnkovich and his wife, Joanne (née Leslie), a hairdresser.[1] He has an older sister, Deborah. Matt and his mother and sister moved to Thorold for a few years where Matt was known among friends as Matthew Embleton.[citation needed]


Craven's film credits include Meatballs, Happy Birthday to Me, Tin Men, Blue Steel, Jacob's Ladder, K2, A Few Good Men, Indian Summer, Crimson Tide, The Juror, Paulie, Dragonfly, The Life of David Gale, Timeline, The Clearing, Assault on Precinct 13, Déjà Vu and Disturbia. His television credits include American Gothic, L.A. Doctors, ER, Boomtown, The Lyon's Den, Without a Trace and Raines.

He had a recurring role on NCIS as Secretary of the Navy Clayton Jarvis with the role ending in September 2013 when Craven left the show for good after his character, Jarvis was killed off during the Season 11 premiere episode, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. He and NCIS actor Rocky Carroll previously worked together in the military thriller feature film Crimson Tide. He currently has a lead role in the ABC fantasy-drama Resurrection, which premiered in 2014.

Personal life[edit]

Craven is married to Sally (Sutton) Craven. Their children are Nichola and Josephine.[2]



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