Best Guest Stars on Season 7 of "the X Files"

by JohnSlash | created - 14 Dec 2012 | updated - 17 Jan 2013 | Public

In order from greatest to least.

William B. Davis, Nicholas Lea, and Mitch Pileggi would be on the list, but they were all credited as 'Also Starring' for this season.

1. Nick Chinlund

Actor | Training Day

Nick Chinlund was born and raised in New York City. He left the city to play basketball at Brown University, but his hoops career was cut short when he suffered an injury during his freshman year. He stayed at Brown and took up acting classes, and realized it was his true calling. He graduated from...

Donald Addie Pfaster (1 episode)

2. John Finn

Actor | Glory

John Finn was born on September 30, 1952 in New York City, New York, USA as John Joseph Finn. He is an actor and director, known for Glory (1989), Catch Me If You Can (2002) and True Crime (1999).

Michael Kritschgau (2 episodes)

3. Lance Henriksen

Actor | Hard Target

An intense, versatile actor as adept at playing clean-cut FBI agents as he is psychotic motorcycle-gang leaders, who can go from portraying soulless, murderous vampires to burned-out, world-weary homicide detectives, Lance Henriksen has starred in a variety of films that have allowed him to stretch...

Frank Black

4. Scott Wilson

Actor | The Ninth Configuration

One chillingly infamous screen role for Scott Wilson in 1967 set the tone for an actor who went on to prove himself an invaluable character player for the past five decades. The Georgia-born native (Atlanta born and raised) was awarded a basketball scholarship following high school at Georgia's ...

Reverend Orison (1 episode)

5. Holmes Osborne

Actor | That Thing You Do!

Holmes Osborne was born on November 7, 1947 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is an actor, known for That Thing You Do! (1996), Affliction (1997) and Donnie Darko (2001).

Mark Johnson (1 episode)

6. Billy Drago

Actor | The Untouchables

Drago is well-known for his villainous parts (leading or supporting), and he is renowned for his rugged yet scary looks and evil smile. He was born William Eugene Burrows in Hugoton, Kansas. He became interested in acting and took his mother's maiden name 'Drago' as a stage name. At first he worked...

Dr. Robert Wieder (1 episode)

7. Chad Donella

Actor | Hate Crime

Chad Donella was born on May 18, 1978 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Hate Crime (2005), Shattered Glass (2003) and Final Destination (2000). He has been married to Joni Bertin since 2007.

Rob Roberts (1 episode)

8. James Morrison

Actor | 24

A filmmaker, playwright, poet, actor, singer/songwriter and yoga teacher, James Morrison was born in Utah and is a product of Alaska. He began his acting career as a clown and wire walker for the Carson and Barnes Wild Animal Circus and served his theatrical apprenticeship with the Alaska Repertory...

Orell Peattie (1 episode)

9. Willie Garson

Actor | Fever Pitch

Willie Garson was born on February 20, 1964 in Highland Park, New Jersey, USA as William Garson Paszamant. He is an actor and director, known for Fever Pitch (2005), Being John Malkovich (1999) and Sex and the City 2 (2010).

Henry Weems (1 episode)

10. Paula Sorge

Actress | The X Files

Paula Sorge is an actress, known for The X-Files (1993), Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything (2015) and Lewis & Clark & George (1997).

Jenn (1 episode)

11. Judith Hoag

Actress | Armageddon

Judith Hoag was born on June 29, 1968 in Newburyport, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress, known for Armageddon (1998), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) and I Am Number Four (2011). She was previously married to Vince Grant.

Dr. Mindy Rinehart (1 episode)

12. Anthony Heald

Actor | The Silence of the Lambs

Anthony Heald was born Philip Anthony Mair Heald on August 25, 1944, in New Rochelle, New York. He graduated from Massapequa High School on Long Island, New York, in 1962, and from Michigan State University in 1971. He currently resides in Ashland, Oregon, where he was a member of the Oregon ...

Harold Piller (1 episode)

13. Laurie Holden

Actress | Dragged Across Concrete

LAURIE HOLDEN is best known to audiences as Andrea in the hit AMC drama series The Walking Dead. However, Laurie's big acting break came much earlier in her career, starring with Vanessa Redgrave in the critically acclaimed TNT mini-series Young Catherine. Since that auspicious beginning, she has ...

Marita Covarrubias (1 episode)

14. Bill Dow

Actor | Legends of the Fall

Bill Dow is an award-winning actor and director (and occasional writer) in theatre, film, and television, with scores of credits over a long and varied career. Currently appearing in two hit television series, Bill Dow is a versatile and sought after performer.

As Dr. Lee on Stargate SG-1 (1997), he...

Dr. Charles Burk (2 episodes)

15. Constance Zimmer

Actress | UnREAL

Constance Alice Zimmer decided to pursue a career in acting after she fell in love with the craft as a high school student. Once out of high school, Zimmer was accepted at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, and began appearing in local theater. She was the recipient of a "Best ...

Phoebe (1 episode)

16. Judson Mills

Actor | Walker, Texas Ranger

Judson Mills was born in Washington, DC, and grew up in northern Virginia in a house built by George Washington. Washington was a young surveyor in the area and the home is a historical landmark. Mills grew up hunting and fishing, and was most interested in sports, particularly football.

Judson ...

Deputy Keith Wetzel (1 episode)

17. Michelle Joyner

Actress | Cliffhanger

Michelle Joyner is an actress and director, known for Cliffhanger (1993), Outbreak (1995) and The X-Files (1993). She has been married to Robert H. Egan since 2001. They have four children.

Ellen Adderly (1 episode)

18. Jerry Hardin

Actor | Big Trouble in Little China

A highly engaging, charismatic, and reliable character actor with a long and distinguished career spanning half a century, Jerry Hardin has been gracing both the big and small screen, and stage, with many enjoyable performances, highlighted by a relaxed and pleasing Southern twang. Born November 20...

Deep Throat (1 episode)

19. Bruce Harwood

Actor | The X Files

Bruce was born in North Vancouver but then moved to Prince Rupert. When he was in elementary school, his family moved to Vernon, British Columbia in the Okanagan Valley, where he lived until going to the University of British Columbia. He met Heather when they were in Junior High School together, ...

John Fitzgerald Byers (3 episodes)

20. Tom Braidwood

Actor | The X Files

Tom Braidwood was born on September 27, 1948 in British Columbia, Canada. He is an assistant director and actor, known for The X Files (1998), Da Vinci's Inquest (1998) and The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008).

Melvin Frohike (3 episodes)

21. Dean Haglund

Actor | The X Files

Dean Haglund was born on July 29, 1965 in Oak Bank, Manitoba, Canada. He is an actor, known for The X Files (1998), The X-Files Game (1998) and The X Files: Resist or Serve (2004).

Richard 'Ringo' Langly (3 episodes)

22. Will Sasso

Actor | The Three Stooges

Will Sasso was born in Ladner, British Columbia (a suburb of Vancouver), to a family of Italian descent. He grew up respecting comedy of all styles, thanks in part to an unhealthy relationship with the family television that began when Will was around two or three. With his mind consequently bent, ...

Leslie Stokes (1 episode)

23. Kevin Weisman

Actor | Alias

Kevin Weisman is internationally known for his work as "Marshall Flinkman" on the ABC series 'Alias', which ran for five critically acclaimed seasons. TV Guide named Kevin one of television's "Top Ten Scene Stealers", and he appeared on Entertainment Weekly's "Must List" in 2006. Recently, Kevin ...

Anson Stokes (1 episode)

24. Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman

Actor | Dances with Wolves

A renowned American Indian activist-singer-songwriter.

Albert Hosteen (1 episode)

25. Megan Leitch

Actress | The X Files

Megan Leitch was born in 1965 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She is an actress, known for The X-Files (1993), Stargate SG-1 (1997) and It (1990).

Samantha Mulder (1 episode)

26. Paul Lieber

Actor | Alias

Paul has won 5 Dramalogue awards and an L.A. Weekly award for his acting. Paul played Abbie Hoffman in the award winning production of "The Chicago Conspiracy Trial" in Los Angeles. He portrayed Elia Kazan in "Names" in both the Los Angeles and New York productions. In Los Angeles he played the ...

Micah Hoffman (1 episode)

27. Téa Leoni

Actress | The Family Man

Elizabeth Téa Pantaleoni was born on February 25, 1966 in New York City. Her father, Anthony Pantaleoni, was a corporate lawyer, and her mother, Emily Ann (Patterson), worked as a dietitian and nutritionist. She is of Italian (from a paternal great-great-grandfather), Polish, English, Irish, ...

Téa Leoni/Dana Scully (1 episode)

28. Curtis Jackson

Actor | Lost

Curtis Jackson is an actor, known for Lost (2004), The X-Files (1993) and Cut to the Chase (2016).

Edy (1 episode)

29. J.W. Smith

Actor | The Warriors

J.W. Smith is a producer and actor with more than 40 years of entertainment experience in motion pictures and television. J.W. grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, where he began his acting career at The Karamu House Community Theater. In the early 1970s, J.W. moved to New York City where he became a ...

Steve (1 episode)

30. Dennis Boutsikaris

Actor | Better Call Saul

Dennis Boutsikaris was born on December 21, 1952 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He is an actor, known for Better Call Saul (2015), Money Monster (2016) and The Bourne Legacy (2012). He was previously married to Deborah Hedwall.

Dr. Peter Voss (1 episode)

31. Tobin Bell

Actor | Saw

Tobin Bell is an American actor with a career in film, television and theater spanning three decades. He was born in Queens, New York and raised in Weymouth, Mass. His mother is the British actress Eileen Bell. He is perhaps best known for his role as the iconic villain "Jigsaw" in the Saw film ...

Darryl Weaver (1 episode)

32. Brian Thompson

Actor | Joe Dirt

Brian Earl Thompson was born on August 28, 1959 in Ellensburg, Washington. Raised on the Columbia River in Longview, he learned the value of academics and athletics, as the son of two teachers and the second of six siblings. His interest in acting was first sparked during his senior year of high ...

Alien Bounty Hunter (1 episode)

33. Randall 'Tex' Cobb

Actor | Raising Arizona

Former Heavyweight boxing contender Randall "Tex" Cobb has had 3 highly colorful careers; kickboxer, pro boxer, and movie actor. Born in Bridge City, Texas on May 7, 1950, the 6 feet 3 inch, 225 pound Cobb excelled in high school football and martial arts. Enjoying "extreme" sports to the max, Cobb...

Burt Zupanic (1 episode)

34. Mark Pellegrino

Actor | The Big Lebowski

Mark Pellegrino was born on April 9, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mark Ross Pellegrino. He is an actor and producer, known for The Big Lebowski (1998), National Treasure (2004) and The Number 23 (2007). He has been married to Tracy Pellegrino since October 30, 2008. They have two ...

Derwood Spinks (1 episode)

35. Conrad Roberts

Actor | The Mask of Zorro

Conrad Roberts is an actor, known for The Mask of Zorro (1998), The Scorpion King (2002) and The Hard Way (1991).

Primitive African Man (1 episode)

36. Jamie Marsh

Actor | Brainscan

Jamie Marsh is an actor and writer, known for Brainscan (1994), Reunited (1998) and Seduced by Madness: The Diane Borchardt Story (1996).

Ivan Martinez (1 episode)

37. Art Evans

Actor | Die Hard 2

Art Evans was born on March 27, 1942 in Berkeley, California, USA as Arthur James Evans. He is an actor, known for Die Hard 2 (1990), Fright Night (1985) and Trespass (1992). He is married to Babe.

Argyle Saperstein (1 episode)

38. Ricky Jay

Actor | Magnolia

Ricky Jay was born in 1948 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Richard Jay Potash. He is known for his work on Magnolia (1999), Boogie Nights (1997) and Tomorrow Never Dies (1997). He is married to Chrisann Verges.

Herman/Albert Pinchbeck (1 episode)

39. Jonathan Levit

Now You See Me

Jonathan Levit was born in 1971 in Monroe, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Now You See Me (2013), The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013) and Flashforward (2009).

Billy LaBonge (1 episode)

40. Arlene Warren

Actress | The X Files

Arlene Warren was born on December 30, 1966 as Arlene Rempel. She is an actress, known for The X-Files (1993), The X Files: Resist or Serve (2004) and Profile for Murder (1996). She has been married to Mitch Pileggi since January 1, 1997. They have one child. She was previously married to Dean ...

Skinner's Assistant (2 episodes)