Josh Stamberg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Josh Stamberg
Josh Stamberg.jpg
Stamberg at the Women's Image Network Awards in February 2012
Born (1970-01-04) January 4, 1970 (age 52)
Years active1994–present
Spouse(s)Myndy Crist

Joshua Collins Stamberg (born January 4, 1970) is an American actor. He was regular cast member in the Lifetime comedy-drama series Drop Dead Diva from 2009 to 2012,[1] and later had recurring roles on Parenthood, The Affair, and WandaVision.[2][3]

Life and career[edit]

Stamberg was born in Washington, D.C., the son of journalist Susan Stamberg and Louis C. Stamberg.[4] He attended University of Wisconsin–Madison.[4]

Stamberg appeared in numerous television shows, including Nashville, Law & Order, CSI: Miami, Grey's Anatomy and Parenthood. He also appeared in the Lie to Me pilot. Stamberg appears as S.W.O.R.D. Director Tyler Hayward in the WandaVision Marvel series on Disney+. His film appearances include Fracture, Must Love Dogs and Kate & Leopold.

In 2020, Stamberg appeared as a guest on the Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip marathon fundraiser episode of The George Lucas Talk Show.

He is married to actress Myndy Crist. They have two daughters, one whose name is Vivian.



Year Title Role Notes
1994 Normandy: The Great Crusade Francis Greenleaf (voice) Television film
2000 The Photographer Peter Morgan
2001 Kate & Leopold Colleague Bob
2002 Crazy Little Thing Eddie Oshinski
The Time Machine Motorist
Washington Heights Dr. Field
Standard Time Steve
2005 A Lot like Love Michael
Must Love Dogs Lennie
Love for Rent Paul
2006 Play It by Ear Robert
Drifting Elegant Nate
2007 Fracture Norman Foster
2010 Legion Burton
2011 J. Edgar Agent Stokes
The Carrier Kelly Short film
2013 Afternoon Delight Matt
Saving Lincoln Salmon P. Chase
Dark Skies Police officer
2014 Havenhurst Tim
2015 Day Out of Days Josh
2016 Havenhurst Tim
2017 Home Again Warren
The Etruscan Smile Jeff
2021 Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal Bill McGlashan


Year Title Role Notes
1998 Spin City Phil Hockner Episode: "Gentleman's Agreement"
Sex and the City Brian Episode: "Valley of the Twenty-Something Guys"
2000 The Street Grant Johnson Episode: "Rebound"
2002 CSI: Miami Ben McCadden 2 episodes
Law & Order Martin Stanley Episode: "Asterisk"
2003 NYPD Blue Chris Dunwoody Episode: "Marine Life"
2003–04 Six Feet Under Sarge 2 episodes
2003–05 Monk Agent Grooms 2 episodes
2004 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Dr. Tripton Episode: "Butterflied"
2005 Grey's Anatomy Tommy Walker Episode: "Save Me"
Over There Lt. Alexander "Underpants" Hunter 5 episodes
2006 Love Monkey Eli Episode: "Pilot"
Courting Alex Stephen 8 episodes
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Ari Frenkel Episode: "The Gang Goes Jihad"
2006–07 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Luke Scott 6 episodes
2007 House Don Herrick Episode: "Insensitive"
Brothers & Sisters Cliff Episode: "States of the Union"
2008 Men in Trees Jim Switzer 2 episodes
NCIS Marine Major Ike Varnai Episode: "In the Zone"
2009 Lie to Me AUSA Hutchinson Episode: "Pilot"
2009 The Ex List Wade Redden Episode: "The Babysitter"
2009–2012 Drop Dead Diva Jay Parker 52 episodes
2010 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Dr. Chris Denardi Episode: "Love on Ice"
2010–11 The Whole Truth Carl Bagley 3 episodes
2012 Castle Martin Danberg 2 episodes
Criminal Minds Mike Acklin Episode: "Through the Looking Glass"
2013 Justified FBI Agent Alex Barnes Episode: "Truth and Consequences"
Arrested Development Sergeant Briggs Episode: "Off the Hook"
Suits Richard Jensen Episode: "The Arrangement"
2013–14 Parenthood Carl Fletcher 9 episodes
2014 Perception Sean Episode: "Obsession"
Unforgettable Robert Bright Episode: "Throwing Shade"
2014–2017 The Affair Max 16 episodes
2015 The Good Wife Dr. Joseph Portnow Episode: "RSK"
2017 Doubt Max Brennan Episode: "The Return"
Law & Order: True Crimes Robert Rand 3 episodes
Longmire U.S. Marshal Hammond 3 episodes
2018 Nashville Darius 7 episodes
Macgyver Paul "Deacon" Hern Episode: "Bravo Lead + Loyalty + Friendship"
2019 The Loudest Voice Bill Shine 7 episodes; Limited series
2020 The George Lucas Talk Show Himself 1 episode; Talk-show
2021 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Judge Charles Gallagher Episode: "The Long Arm of the Witness"
WandaVision Director Tyler Hayward 6 episodes
2022 Minx George Episode: “Oh, so you're the sun now? You're the giver of life?”
2022 Magnum P.I. Shane Whelan 2 episodes
The Time Traveler's Wife Richard DeTamble 2 episodes


  1. ^ Gelman, Vlada (June 5, 2013). "Lifetime's Diva Drops Josh Stamberg -- But What Will Happen With Parker and Kim's Kid?".
  2. ^ "Showtime's 'The Affair' Adds 'Parenthood' Alum (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter.
  3. ^ "'Nashville' Star Josh Stamberg Cast In 'WandaVision'". Full circle F.C. 7 December 2019. Retrieved 12 February 2020.
  4. ^ a b "Josh Stamberg | TV Guide".

External links[edit]