Maury Sterling

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Maury Sterling
Born Charles Maury Wallace Sterling
(1971-09-01) September 1, 1971 (age 42)
Mill Valley, California, United States
Occupation Actor

Maury Sterling (born Charles Maury Wallace Sterling; September 1, 1971)[1] is an American actor. He is best known for playing Rafferty in the comedy film Beverly Hills Chihuahua and Lester Tremor in the action film Smokin' Aces.

Life and career[edit]

Sterling was born in Mill Valley, California. He has guest starred on numerous television series, including Judging Amy, ER, Star Trek: Enterprise, 24 and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation to name a few. His only TV series regular was in the sitcom Alright Already, whiched lasted only one season from 1997-98. It originally aired on the now-defunct WB Television Network.[2]

Sterling has also appeared in a number of films, mostly in supporting roles. His prominent role came in the 2006 action film Smokin' Aces where he played Lester Tremor of the psychotic neo-Nazi Tremor Brothers (opposite Chris Pine and Kevin Durand). His role required shaving his head, and shaving his eyebrows off.[3] Sterling's other prominent role came in the 2008 comedy film Beverly Hills Chihuahua where he played Rafferty, one of the villains in the movie where he dognaps Chloe, the chihuahua voiced by Drew Barrymore.[4][5]

He will co-star on the upcoming ABC drama series Gilded Lillys created and produced by Shonda Rhimes.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1995 Picket Fences
1996 Boy Meets World Eddie Hunter
Boston Common Morgan
Townies Doug
Dark Skies Mark Waring
The Single Guy Mordecai
Diagnosis Murder Martin Donner Kingston
1997 The Pretender Donny Beaulieu
1997–1998 Alright Already Vaughn Lerner Series regular
1998 Touched by an Angel Edward 'Eddie' Williams
1999 JAG Petty Officer Simpkins
G vs E Harlowe
Angel Barney
2000 V.I.P.
2002 Do Over Mr. Adams
2002, 2003 Judging Amy Paul Zimberg (2002)
Spencer Carls (2003)
1 episode each
2003, 2008 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Anders Molyneaux (2003)
Detective Ken Martz (2008)
1 episode each
2003 Crossing Jordan Scott Marshall
Star Trek: Enterprise Tarquin
2004 Without a Trace Glenn Remick
Six Feet Under Pot Dealer
Nip/Tuck Ron
Charmed Lord Dyson
Monk Lewis
2004, 2006 ER Dr. Nelson 5 episodes
2005 Deadwood Elmer - Chez Ami Labourer 2 episodes
2006 Criminal Minds Jim Meyers
2007 CSI: Miami Barry Ellis
24 Kozelek Hacker 2 episodes
Close to Home Brian Flynn 2 episodes
2008 Cold Case Tommy Connell
2009 Dollhouse Eddie
2010 Lie to Me Sully
2011 In Plain Sight Ronnie Dalembert / Ronnie McIntire 2 episodes
Homeland Max

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1995 Outbreak Sandman One Pilot
1996 Full Moon Rising Van Jaspers
Bulletproof Skinny Guy
Somebody is Waiting Man in Cell
1997 Columbo: A Trace of Murder Store Clerk Made-for-TV film
Behind Enemy Lines Donny
2001 Imposter Comms Tech
2002 Hart's War Pfc. Dennis A. Gerber
March 1st Maury Short film
2003 Frankie and Johnny are Married Roger
2004 The Old Man and the Studio Paul Short film
Illusion Grant
2005 Andre the Butcher Hoss
2005 Short Fuse Sam
Come as You Are Craig
2007 Smokin' Aces Lester Tremor
The Frolic John Doe Short film
Leo Agent Short film
Stars Moe Short film
2008 Depth Charge Allenson
Fractalus Corey
Beverly Hills Chihuahua Rafferty
2010 The A-Team (film) Gammons
2010 Smokin' Aces 2: Assassins' Ball Lester Tremor
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 Wolf Soldier (voice)
2013 Coherence Kevin

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Maury Sterling on MovieTome". MovieTome. Retrieved November 23, 2008. 
  2. ^ "Alright Already on The WB". TV Guide. Retrieved November 22, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Maury Sterling Interview - Smokin' Aces Movie Premiere Video". About.com. 2007-01-17. Retrieved November 20, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Maury Sterling Interview - Beverly Hills Chihuahua Video". MovieWeb. 2008. Retrieved November 21, 2008. 
  5. ^ "PetLifeRadio-OhBehave- Bo-WOW! We Chat with the Cast of Beverly Hills Chihuahua". PetLifeRadio. 2008. Retrieved November 21, 2008. 
  6. ^ Lacey Rose (February 24, 2012). "Shonda Rhimes' 'Gilded Lilys' Fills Out Cast With 'Mad Men,' 'Homeland' Actors". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 9, 2012. 

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