Donald Patrick Harvey

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Donald Patrick Harvey
Born (1960-05-31) May 31, 1960 (age 54)
St. Clair Shores, Michigan
Alma mater University of Michigan
Years active 1985-present

Donald Patrick Harvey II (born May 31, 1960) is an American actor and voice actor, known as Don Harvey.

He was born and raised in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, the sixth of eight children. He started acting in high school.[1] He did several shows before graduating and moving on to the University of Michigan where he studied English and Economics and did two years of classical ballet.[2] He attended the Yale School of Drama and received a Masters of Fine Arts in Acting.

Harvey began appearing in films in the late 1980s and has appeared in over 70 feature films. He had secondary roles in such high-profile productions as Casualties of War (1989), Die Hard 2 (1990), and The Thin Red Line (1998), in addition to the made-for-cable feature Better Off Dead (1993). One of his more prominent screen roles was "Black Sox" conspirator Swede Risberg in John Sayles' Eight Men Out (1988).[3] His television work includes starring performances on Miami Vice, NYPD Blue, The Pretender, Medium, and Numb3rs.



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