Jeff Wincott

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Jeff Wincott
Actor Jeff Wincott, fall 2015.
Born Jeffrey Howard Piero Wincott
(1956-05-08) 8 May 1956 (age 60)
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
Education Ryerson University
Occupation Actor
Years active 1976–present
Spouse(s) Dr. Charlotte Mangum (m. 2003-present)
Children 2
Parent(s) Lucia Buzzetti (mother)
William Wincott (father)
Family Michael Wincott (brother)

Jeff Wincott (born May 8, 1956) is a television and film actor. He is the older brother of actor Michael Wincott.

Acting Career[edit]

Wincott played Detective Frank Giambone, in the TV series Night Heat (1984-1989). Then as Jimmy Cacuzza on the TV series Sons Of Anarchy. He co-starred in The Lizzie Borden Chronicles as Marshal Hilliard. Wincott plays Detective Lucas on HBO's The Night Of.


In 2016 Wincott made his directorial debut with the short film Behind Bars about a man addicted to protein bars. Behind Bars has been officially selected for a number of film festivals.

Personal life[edit]

Jeff has two sons: Tyler (born 1996), and Wolfgang (born 2009) with his wife Charlotte. They live in New York.



Year Title Role Notes
1980 Happy Birthday Gemini Taxi Driver
1980 Prom Night Drew
1980 Quest for Fire Stunt Double (uncredited)
1985 The Big Deal Ted Powers
1986 The Boy in Blue Riley
1991 Sharkskin (short) Tony Dots
1992 Martial Law 2 Detective Sean Thompson
1992 Deadly Bet Angelo
1992 Mission Of Justice Kurt Harris
1993 Martial Outlaw Agent Kevin White
1994 Open Fire Alec McNeil Also Associate Producer
1994 The Killing Machine Harlin Garrett Also Associate Producer
1995 No Exit John Stoneman Also Associate Producer
1995 Street Law John Ryan Also Associate Producer and Fight Choreographer
1995 The Donor Billy Castle Also Associate Producer
1995 Last Man Standing Detective Kurt Bellmore Also Co-Producer
1996 Whiskey, Riddles, and Dandelion Wine Roger
1996 When The Bullet Hits The Bone Dr. Jack Davies Also Associate Producer
1996 Profile For Murder Michael Weinberg
1997 The Undertakers Wedding Rocco
1997 Future Fear Dr. John Denniel
2000 Paper Bullets Dickerson
2001 BattleQueen 2020 Spencer
2001 Pressure Point Rudy Wicker
2002 Outside The Law Michael Peyton
2003 Stealing Candy Spinell
2003 S.W.A.T. Ed Taylor
2007 Decisive Moment (short) Cliff Foust Best Actor 48hr Film Festival Richmond, VA
2007 The Invasion Transit Cop
2007 Lustig (short) German Sgt.
2008 House of Fallen Lucifer
2008 Lake City Leo
2009 Neighborhood Watch (short) Jeff
2010 The Last Dinner (short) Warden
2010 Unstoppable Jesse
2016 Bolden! Johnny Collins Post-Production
2016 Behind Bars (short) Kidd Brock Writer, producer and director


Year Title Role Notes
1978–1979 King of Kensington Jeff Episodes: "The Bet" "Born To Bogie"
1979–1983 The Littlest Hobo Barry McLeod/Mel Episodes: "Lumberjacks" "Wolf Hunt" "Silent Witness"
1983–1984 Hangin' In Daryl/Carl/Paul Episodes: "The Party" "The Hero" Video Fever"
1984–1989 Night Heat (96 episodes) Detective Frank Giambone (1986) Nominated – Gemini Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
1989 Alfred Hitchcock Presents Tom King Episode: "Skeleton In The Closet"
1989 Matlock Spencer Hamilton Episodes: "Hunting Party: Part 1" "Hunting Party: Part 2"
1990–1991 Top Cops Robert Challice/Rocky Bridges/Joe Partington 3 Episodes
1992 Secret Service Sheppard Episodes: "A Teller of Tales" "Food for Thought"
1991–1993 Counterstrike Lexington/Rik Allen Episodes: "Muerte" "Hide and Seek"
1998 Universal Soldier II Eric Devereaux (TV movie)
1999 Universal Soldier III Eric Devereaux (TV movie)
1999 Cold Squad Thomas Sterling Brown Episode: "Dead End"
2000 Code Name: Eternity Breed Episode: "The Hunter"
2000 Earth: Final Conflict Malley/Phantom Episode: "Phantom Companion"
2000–2002 Relic Hunter Rollin Harley/Jonathan Quelch Episodes: "Under the Ice" "The Legend of the Lost"
2002 Mutant X Grady Colt Episode: "Whose Woods These Are"
2003 JAG Captain Masters Episode: "Complications"
2003 24 Davis Episodes: "Day 2: 2:00am-3:00am" "Day 2: 3:00am-4:00am"
2005 NCIS Gunnery Sgt. Leeka Episode: "Red Cell"
2006 Sons of Butcher Ram Punchington/Duster Killby/Jack Nimble Episodes: "Ridin' the Rocket" "Playin' the Part" "Teaching the Touches" "Fighting the Greek"
2007 Cleaverville Michael (TV movie)
2008 The Wire Johnny Weaver Episode "-30-"
2009 Drop Dead Diva Security Chief Episode: "Dead Model Walking"
2009 One Tree Hill Attorney Episode: "Some Roads Lead Nowhere"
2011 Person of Interest Lieutenant Allan Gilmore Episode: "The Fix"
2012–2015 Blue Bloods ESU Captain Mancuso Episodes: "Family Business" "Occupational Hazards"
2012 The Good Wife Tim Resnick Episode: "Battle of The Proxies"
2008–2013 Sons of Anarchy Jimmy Cacuzza Episodes: "Seeds" "Andare Pescare" "Huang Wu"
2014 The Lizzie Borden Chronicles Marshal Hilliard 6 Episodes
2016 The Night Of Detective Lucas 5 Episodes

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
1986 Gemini Award Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Night Heat Nominated

Video Games[edit]

Year Title Role
2013 Grand Theft Auto V Casey

Theatre Work[edit]

Year Title Role
1976 Red Peppers Bert Bentley
1976 Still Life Albert Godby
1977 Anne of a Thousand Days Mark Smeaton
1978 Romeo and Juliet Tybalt
1979 Play It Again, Sam Bogie
1980 Bent Wolf/Kapo


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