July 12, 1970 |
|Other names||C.C, C. Coates|
Conrad Coates (born July 12, 1970) is an English born Canadian actor and teacher, best known for the roles of Morgan in The Dresden Files and in Degrassi: The Next Generation as Jimmy Brooks' (then portrayed by Drake) father.
Coates was born in London, England to immigrants from Jamaica. At a young age he moved to Canada, where he was educated. After school, he worked in local and regional theaters and at the Stratford (Shakespeare) Festival.
Since 1985 Coates has acted in theatre, film, television and radio. Performing in more than 40 stage productions across the country, including two seasons at The Stratford Shakespeare Festival, North America's largest classical repertory theatre.
With extensive work in Canadian and American television, his work also expands to include writing, producing, teaching and mentoring.
In 2003, he wrote, produced and directed a short film titled "Dakota", and for several years, Coates was a drama teacher for Toronto's multi-discipline "SuiteLife Arts for Youth Program." 
He has primarily been cast as bit parts, but has carried supporting character roles in several television series, including Kyle XY, The Zack Files, La Femme Nikita, and These Arms of Mine. He appeared in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief as Hephaestus, God of Craft and husband to Aphrodite, Unnatural History as Samuel Tolo & a guest appearance in the Fringe episode What Lies Below as Vincent Ames. He has also appeared in Supernatural as one of Crowley's Demons in the episode Caged Heat (Supernatural). Conrad appears in Saving Hope as Bryan Travers. Currently, he has a recurring role in the 3rd season of the Syfy series Defiance, playing T’evgin, an alien of the race Omec.
Conrad has at least one daughter whom he delivered himself.
|1989||War of the Worlds||Driver||Episode: "Epiphany"|
|1989||My Secret Identity||Bobby Spillman||Episode: "One on One"|
|1990||The Campbells||Jim||Episode: "Eyes of Angels"|
|1990||Counterstrike||Uncredited||Episode: "Art for Art's Sake"
Episode: "Dead in the Air"
|1990||The Hitchhiker||Frank||Episode: "Fading Away"|
|1990||Clarence||Cellblock Cop||TV Movie|
|1991-1992||Street Legal||Constable Osborne||Episode: "The Prosecution"
Episode: "Break-ups and Mergers"
|1992||Beyond Reality||Dr. Lee/The Waiter||Episode: "Dancing with the Man"|
|1993||Kung Fu: The Legend Continues||Becker||Episode: "Sunday at Hotel with George"|
|1993||Trial & Error||Eddie||TV Movie|
|1994||Car 54, Where Are You?||DA #2|
|1995||Open Season||Fielding Rep #1|
|1995||TekWar||Dr Reingold||Episode: "Carlotta's Room"|
|1995||To Die For||Weaselly Guy|
|1997||PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal||Dr. Bradford||Episode: "Fire Within/Fate"|
|1997||Critical Care||Dr. Miller|
|1998||Earth: Final Conflict||Rev. Billy Mitchell||Episode: "Infection"|
|1999||Dear America: The Winter of Red Snow||Bill Lee||TV Short|
|1999||Avengers||Lead Synthesoid||Episode: "Remnants"|
|2000||Biohazard Code: Veronica||Narrator||Video Game|
|2000||Finding Buck McHenry||Hartford Cole||TV Movie|
|2000||Who Killed Atlanta's Children?||Special Agent||TV Movie|
|2000||Hendrix||Black Panther||TV Movie|
|2000||Relic Hunter||Mysterious Local||Episode: "The Legend of The Lost"|
|2001||Blue Murder||Raymond Spears||Episode: "Out-of Towners: Part 1"|
|2001||Twice in a Lifetime||Gang Boss||Episode: "Moonshine Over Harlem"|
|2000-2001||These Arms of Mine||Steven Armstrong||Episode: "Distant Lover (Pilot)"
Episode: "Come Rain or Come Shine"
|2001||La Femme Nikita||Haled||Episode: "A Time for Every Purpose"
Episode: "Let No Man Put Asunder"
|2001||The Pretender: Island of the Haunted||Adama, triumvirate member||TV Movie|
|2001-2002||The Zack Files||Headmaster T. Monk||Recurring (14 episodes)|
|2001-2002||Tracker||Counsilman Prestin||Episode: "Remember When"
Episode: "The Beast"
|2002||Scared Silent||Whit Colby||TV Movie|
|2002||Street Time||Philip Leeds||Episode: "Rabid Dawg"|
|2002||Saint Monica||Calm Man|
|2002||Body & Soul||Dr. Marshall Banks|
|2003||Sounder||Preacher #2||TV Movie|
|2003||Name of the Rose||Detective Francis Collins|
|2003||Word of Honor||Col. Pierce Truscott||TV Movie|
|2004||The Eleventh Hour||Episode: "Georgia"|
|2004||1-800-Missing||Detective||Episode: "In the Midnight Hour"|
|2004-2008||Degrassi: The Next Generation||Jimmy's Dad||Episode: "Secret: Part 2 (2004)"
Episode: "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (2005)"
|2005||Hollywood Flies||Ray||TV Movie|
|2005||ReGenesis||Canadian Army Officer||Episode: "The Promise"|
|2005||This Is Wonderland||Episode: "2.1"|
|2005||Kevin Hill||Morris Wilson||Episode: "A River in Egypt"|
|2005||Slings and Arrows||Frog Hammer Employee||Episode: "Rarer Monsters"
Episode: "Fallow Time"
|2005||Saw II||Addition Voice Talent||(Voice)|
|2006||Between Truth and Lies||Detective Lopez||TV Movie|
|2006||The Sentinel||Agent Hauser|
|2006||Gospel of Deceit||Neil-Saint Armand||TV Movie|
|2006||Solar Strike||Colonel Alby||TV Movie|
|2006||Mayday||Captain Abate||Episode: "Ocean Landing"|
|2007||How She Move||David Green|
|2007||Painkiller Jane||Prosecutor||Episode: "Trial by Fire"|
|2007||Bionic Woman||Doctor #1||Episode: "Pilot" & "Unaired Pilot"
|2007||Christmas Caper||Clive Henry||TV Movie|
|2007-2008||The Dresden Files||Morgan||Lead (7 Episodes)|
|2007-2008||Kyle XY||Julian Ballantine||Recurring (9 Episodes)|
|2008||Reaper||Kenneth||Episode: "The Leak"|
|2009||The Death of Alice Blue||Detective McGregor|
|2007-2009||'da Kink in My Hair||Richard||(7 Episodes)|
|2009||Come Dance at My Wedding||Ryan||TV Movie|
|2009||The Good Times Are Killing Me||Norton||TV Movie|
|2009||Skyrunners||Agent Armstrong||TV Movie|
|2010||Fringe||Vincent Ames||Episode: "What Lies Below"|
|2010||Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief||Hephaestus|
|2010||Warehouse 13||Officer Kessman||Episode: "Mild Mannered"|
|2010||Covert Affairs||Hasaan Waleed||Episode: "In the Light"|
|2010||Supernatural||Crowley's Demon||Episode: "Caged Heat"|
|2011||Nikita||President Ungara||Episode: "Girl's Best Friend"|
|2011||XIII: The Series||Episode: "The Train"|
|2011||Combat Hospital||Oga Civilian||Episode: "Do No Harm"|
|2011||Lost Girl||The Black Thorn||Episode: "I Fought the Fae (and the Fae Won)"|
|2011||Against the Wall||Matt Gibbons||Episode: "Countdown to Meltdown"|
|2012||This Means War||Smart Consumer Guard 'Hudson'|
|2012||The Listener||Rafiq||Episode: "The Taking"|
|2012||Two Hands to Mouth||Ibraahim|
|2014||Haven||Mr. Simon||Episode: "Mortality"|