Steve Valentine

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Steve Valentine
Steve Valentine.jpg
Valentine in 2006
Born (1966-10-26) 26 October 1966 (age 47)
Bishopbriggs, Scotland, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Occupation Actor, magician
Years active 1995–present
Spouse(s) Sharon (1989–2005)
Inna Korobkina (28 August 2010–present)

Steve Valentine (born 26 October 1966) is a Scottish actor, musician, and magician who has performed on stage and screen but who is best known for his role as the eccentric Nigel Townsend on NBC's crime drama Crossing Jordan and as Harry Flynn in the critically acclaimed PlayStation 3 game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves. He recently starred in the Disney XD sitcom I'm in the Band as Derek Jupiter until its 2011 cancellation.

Career[edit]

Valentine has been seen in films such as Tim Burton's Mars Attacks! and Foreign Correspondents and has guest-starred on shows such as House M.D., Monk, Just Shoot Me, Will and Grace, Dharma & Greg, Supernatural,and Charmed. He appeared as an art critic in Ringo Starr's Discover Card "Private Issue" commercials in 1995. Valentine hosted the Sci-Fi Channel's reality show Estate of Panic. He voiced the character of Alistair in Dragon Age: Origins as well as the character of Harry Flynn in the video game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves. Beyond movies, Valentine is a rather accomplished magician,[1] using this skill to portray magicians occasionally. He also was Mr. Moore in the 2010-aired Disney Channel movie Avalon High, which was his second Disney Channel Movie (the first being Don't Look Under the Bed), and was also in Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie. In 2013, along with Kevin Chamberlin, he played a villain on Teen Beach Movie, which starred Ross Lynch and Maia Mitchell.

Personal life[edit]

Valentine lived in Los Angeles with his former wife, Shari, and their two cats until their divorce in December 2005. He is now married to actress Inna Korobkina. He had a daughter, Evie Rose, on 7 October 2011.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Actor

Year Title Role Notes
2014 Hot in Cleveland Jay/Joy Episode: "Playmates"
Perception Dr. Napoleon Messier Episode: "Painless"
The Big Bang Theory Kenneth Episode: "The Gorilla Dissolution"
2013 Supernatural Chef Leo Episode: "Dog Dean Afternoon"
Warehouse 13 Val Preston Episode: "The Sky's the Limit"
Psych Billy Lipps Episode: "100 Clues"
Anger Management Dr. Lesley Moore 3 Episodes
2012 NCIS Miles Wolf Episode: "Recovery"
Leverage David Lampard Episode: "The French Connection Job"
Harry's Law Tony Trafford Episode: "Class War"
Hot in Cleveland Drago Episode: "I'm With the Band"
2010 The Good Guys Nigel Episode: "Bait & Switch"
2009–11 I'm in the Band Derek Jupiter Main Role
2009 Drop Dead Diva PDQ Chief Designer Henri Malik Episode: "The Dress"
Monk The Great Torini Episode: "Mr. Monk and the Magician"
2008 Estate of Panic Host/Himself
Ghost Hunters Episode: "Halloween 2008 Special"
Chuck Von Hayes Episode: "Chuck Versus the Break-Up"
2007 House M.D. Flynn Episode: "You Don't Want to Know"
2006 Boston Legal Dan Rice Episode: "BL: Los Angeles"
Episode: "Spring Fever"
Stacked Tim Episode: "The Day the Music Died"
Criss Angel Mindfreak Himself
2001–2007 Crossing Jordan Nigel Townsend
2001 FreakyLinks Roger Spence Episode: "Subject: The Final Word"
Just Shoot Me! Zigmund Episode: "Mayas and Tigers and Deans, Oh My"
Charmed Eames Episode: "Blinded by the Whitelighter"
2000–2001 Nikki Martine 16 Episodes
2000 Dharma & Greg Roger Episode: "Mad Secretaries and Englishmen"
The Hughleys Warren Episode: "Scary Hughley"
The Geena Davis Show Walter Episode: Pilot
Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction Izzy Wilson Episode: "Creepy Comics"
Providence The Mad Hatter Episode: "Syd in Wonderland"
VIP Faust Episode: "Val Point Blank"
Panic Uncredited [Unconfirmed]
1999 Will & Grace Kai Episode: "I Never Promised You an Olive Garden"
JAG Professor Pilkington Episode: "Psychic Warrior"
G vs E Desmond Rossmore Episode: "Lady Evil"
1998 Martial Law Nigel Episode: "Funny Money"
Diagnosis: Murder Art Gallery Owner Episode: "Obsession: Part 2"
Promised Land aka Home of the Brave Andrew Petrie Episode: "Purple Heart"
1997 Silk Stalkings Nigel Episode: "Fevers"
Men Behaving Badly Ash Episode: "The Box"
1996 Melrose Place Reporter Episode: "No Lifeguard on Duty"
1995 Married... with Children Guy in Line Episode: "The Weaker Sex"

Writer

Year Title Notes
2011? The Believers[2]
2005 Crossing Jordan Episode: "Forget Me Not"

Producer

Year Title Notes
2011? The Believers

Director

Year Title Notes
2011 I'm in the Band Episode: "Grand Theft Weasel"

Miscellaneous

Year Title Role
1996 Night Stand with Dick Dietrick The Astounding Andy, hypnotist and magician

Films[edit]

Year Title Role
2015 The Walk
2013 Clean Me Joe Banner
Teen Beach Movie Les Camembert
2010 Avalon High Mr. Moore
2009 A Christmas Carol Funerary Undertaker/Topper
Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie Archie
2008 Tinker Bell Minister of Spring (voice)
Remembering Phil Miles Delaney
2007 Spider-Man 3 Model Photographer
2003 Dead End Man in Black
2001 Gabriela Steven
2000 Return to the Secret Garden Ellington
King of the Open Mics Agent
1999 Foreign Correspondents Ian
Don't Look Under the Bed The Boogeyman
The Muse Four Seasons Assistant Manager
1998 The Shrunken City Ood Leader
1997 Trojan War Ponytail Guy
1996 Mars Attacks! TV Director
Santa with Muscles Dr. Blight

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition Alistair
Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure Johannsen
2011 Dragon Age II Alistair
2010 Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening Alistair
2009 Dragon Age: Origins Alistair
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves Harry Flynn
1995 Goosebumps: Escape from Horrorland Scarecrow/Stretch

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Effect is...You!". Genii (William W. Larsen Corporation) 60 (2): 39–42. December 1996. 
  2. ^ http://www.deadline.com/2011/02/syfy-developing-series-about-harry-houdini-and-arthur-conan-doyle-solving-mysteries/

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