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Emmerich at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival
|Born||Noah Nicholas Emmerich
February 27, 1965
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Melissa Fitzgerald (1998–2003)|
Noah Nicholas Emmerich (born February 27, 1965) is an American film actor who first broke out in the film Beautiful Girls. He was later seen in movies The Truman Show, Cop Land, Frequency, Love & Sex, Windtalkers, Miracle, Super 8 and Little Children. He currently stars as FBI Agent Stan Beeman on the FX series, The Americans.
Early life and education
Emmerich was born in New York City on February 27, 1965. His mother, Constance, is a concert pianist, and his father, André Emmerich (1924–2007), was a gallery owner and art dealer who was born in Frankfurt, Germany. He has two brothers: Toby Emmerich, president and chief operating officer at New Line Cinema, and a screenwriter as well; and Adam Emmerich, a mergers & acquisitions lawyer at the firm of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York. His family is Jewish.
He studied the Meisner technique of acting privately under Ron Stetston, an actor/director who is currently senior member of the acting staff at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City. He is a graduate of Yale University, where he majored in History and sang in the "Yale Spizzwinks(?)" a cappella singing group.
In 1996, he starred in the film Beautiful Girls, which was his first starring role and earned him positive reviews from audiences and critics. He then went on to have supporting roles in such movies as, The Truman Show, Life and Frequency.
In 2013, he had his first starring role in a television series, as FBI Agent Stan Beeman, on the FX series, The Americans. The series has earned positive reviews from critics and Emmerich earned a Critic's Choice Award nomination for his performance. The series was renewed for a second season, which is scheduled to air in January 2014.
Emmerich was previously married to actress Melissa Fitzgerald, from 1998 to 2003.
|1993||Last Action Hero||'Rookie'|
|1996||Beautiful Girls||Michael "Mo" Morris|
|1997||Cop Land||Deputy Bill Geisler|
|1998||The Truman Show||Marlon|
|2001||Julie Johnson||Rick Johnson|
|2003||Beyond Borders||Elliot Hauser|
|2006||Little Children||Larry Hedges|
|2008||Pride and Glory||Francis Tierney, Jr.|
|2010||Fair Game||Bill Johnson|
|2011||Super 8||Colonel Nelec||Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast|
|2012||The Fitzgerald Family Christmas||FX|
|2014||Jane Got a Gun||Bill Hammond||Filming|
|1993||Flying Blind||Ronald||Episode: "The Long Goodbye"|
|1993||Precious Victims||Patrolman||TV Movie|
|1994||NYPD Blue||Eddie||Episode: "Serge the Concierge"|
|1994||Jack Reed: A Search for Justice||Cop #1||TV Movie|
|1995||Melrose Place||Sam Bennett||Episode: "Love and Death 101"|
|1995||If Someone Had Known||Officer Ed Hurt||TV Movie|
|1996||Smoke Jumpers||Rhino||TV Movie|
|2000||The West Wing||Bobby Zane||Episode: "Take This Sabbath Day"|
|2000||Wonderland||Johnny||Episode: "Spell Check"|
|2005||Sometimes in April||Lionel Quaid||TV Movie|
|2005||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Officer Pete Breslin||Episode: "Ripped"|
|2009||Monk||Roderick Brody||Episode: " Mr. Monk and the Bully"|
|2009–2010||White Collar||Garrett Fowler||Episodes: "Free Fall"
"Out of the Box"
|2010||The Walking Dead||Dr. Edwin Jenner||Episodes: "Wildfire"
Nominated - Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role on Television
|2013–Present||The Americans||FBI Agent Stan Beeman||Series regular
Nominated - Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Drama Supporting Actor