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Lance Henriksen

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 his talents just about as far as an actor could ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 6 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015/I Being (pre-production)
Reverend Campbell
 2015 Fragile Storm (Short) (post-production)
 2015 Justice Served (post-production)
Henry Callas
 2015 Needlestick (post-production)
Dr. Alexander Crick
 2015 The Sector (post-production)
Shadow Man
 2015 Deserted (post-production)
 2015 Me Him Her (post-production)
The Stranger
 2015 Kids vs Monsters (completed)
 2015 Lake Eerie (completed)
 2015/I Stung (completed)
 2015 Harbinger Down (completed)
 2015 The Blacklist (TV Series)
Bill McCready
- The Longevity Initiative (No. 97) (2015) ... Bill McCready
- The Major (No. 75) (2015) ... Bill McCready
- T. Earl King VI (No. 94) (2015) ... Bill McCready
 2014 The Rolling Road (Short)
Les Davis
 2014 Paranormal Island
 2014 Hollows Grove
 2014 Last Writes (Short)
Robert Service
 2014 Dark Awakening
Father Donovan O'Malley
 2014 The Strain (TV Series)
- Night Zero (2014) ... Narrator (voice, as Lance Henricksen)
 2014 Road to Paloma
FBI Agent Kelly
 2014 Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft (Video Game)
Thrallmar Farseer / The Black Knight (voice)
 2014 House at the End of the Drive
Skip Johansen
 2013 Blood Shot
 2013 Alien Rising
Colonel Stephen Cencula
 2013 Hannibal (TV Series)
Lawrence Wells
 2013 Gingerclown
 2013/I Phantom
 2013 Aliens: Colonial Marines (Video Game)
Bishop / Michael Weyland (voice)
 2012-2013 TRON: Uprising (TV Series)
- Terminal (2013) ... Tesler (voice)
- Rendezvous (2013) ... Tesler (voice)
- Welcome Home (2013) ... Tesler (voice)
- State of Mind (2012) ... Tesler (voice)
- Tagged (2012) ... Tesler (voice)
 2012 Sin Reaper 3D
Dr. Douglas Hoffman
 2012 Infex (Video Game)
Hazelton (voice)
 2012 The Legend of Korra (TV Series)
- Skeletons in the Closet (2012) ... Lieutenant (voice)
- Endgame (2012) ... Lieutenant (voice)
- Turning the Tides (2012) ... Lieutenant (voice)
- Out of the Past (2012) ... Lieutenant (voice)
- And the Winner Is... (2012) ... Lieutenant (voice)
 2012 Mass Effect 3 (Video Game)
Admiral Steven Hackett (voice)
 2012 Astronaut: The Last Push
Walter Moffitt
 2012 It's in the Blood
 2011 Red Princess Blues: Genesis
Nino (voice)
 2011 The Dog Who Saved Halloween (TV Movie)
Eli Cole
 2011 Memphis Beat (TV Series)
Tom Harrison
- The Feud (2011) ... Tom Harrison
 2011 Ambush (Short)
Old Homeless Man / John Adams Lofgren
 2011 Monster Brawl
God (voice)
 2011 The Witches of Oz (TV Mini-Series)
Henry Gale
 2011 Scream of the Banshee (TV Movie)
Broderick Duncan
 2011 Beautiful Wave
Jimmy Davenport / Baja Man
 2010 Castle (TV Series)
Benny Stryker
- Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind (2010) ... Benny Stryker
 2010/II Cyrus
 2010 Aliens vs. Predator (Video Game)
Karl Bishop Weyland (voice)
 2009 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (Video Game)
General Shepherd (voice)
 2009 Jennifer's Body
Passing Motorist (uncredited)
 2008-2009 Transformers: Animated (TV Series)
- Five Servos of Doom (2009) ... Lockdown (voice)
- A Fistful of Energon (2008) ... Lockdown (voice)
- The Thrill of the Hunt (2008) ... Lockdown (voice)
 2009 The Slammin' Salmon
Dick Lobo
 2009 Screamers: The Hunting (Video)
 2008 House
Tin Man (voice)
 2008 Transformers Animated: The Game (Video Game)
Lockdown (voice)
 2008 Dying God
 2008 Prairie Fever (Video)
Monte James
 2008 Pistol Whipped (Video)
The Old Man
 2007 Mass Effect (Video Game)
Admiral Steven Hackett (voice)
 2007 The Chosen One
Cardinal Fred (voice)
 2007 Caminhos do Coração (TV Series)
Dr. Walker / Dr.Walker
- Episode #1.9 (2007) ... Dr. Walker
- Episode #1.8 (2007) ... Dr. Walker
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Dr. Walker
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Dr. Walker
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Dr.Walker
 2007 In the Spider's Web (TV Movie)
Dr. Lecorpus
 2007 Bone Dry
 2007 My Cousin's Keeper (Short)
 2006 Sasquatch Mountain
Harlan Knowles
 2006 Superman: Brainiac Attacks (Video)
Brainiac (voice)
 2005 Gun (Video Game)
Thomas MacGruder (voice)
 2005 IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix (TV Series)
Andrei Rubley
- Time to Shine (2005) ... Andrei Rubley (English version, voice)
 2005 Hellraiser: Hellworld (Video)
The Host
 2005 A Message from Fallujah (Short)
Daniel Crane
 2005 Into the West (TV Mini-Series)
Daniel Wheeler
 2005 Tarzan II (Video)
Kerchak (voice)
 2005 Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! (TV Series)
Mobius Quint
- Hunt for the Citadel of Bone (2005) ... Mobius Quint (voice)
 2004 Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Video Game)
Abaddon (voice)
 2004 Keep Right (Short)
 2004 Evel Knievel (TV Movie)
'Awful' Knoffel
 2004 Static Shock (TV Series)
Kobra Leader
- Future Shock (2004) ... Kobra Leader (voice)
 2003 Rapid Exchange (Video)
 2003 Mimic: Sentinel (Video)
 2002 Antibody (Video)
 2002 Red Faction II (Video Game)
Molov (voice)
 2002 Run Like Hell (Video Game)
Nick Conner (voice)
 2002 The Untold (Video)
Harlan Knowles
 2002 The Mangler 2 (Video)
Headmaster Bradeen (as Lance Henricksen)
 2001 The Legend of Tarzan (TV Series)
- Tarzan and Tublat's Revenge (2001) ... Kerchack (voice)
 2001 Lost Voyage (TV Movie)
David Shaw (as Lance Henricksen)
 2001 Demons on Canvas (Short)
John Soltys
 2000 Freedom (TV Series)
- War (2000)
 1999 The X-Files (TV Series)
Frank Black
- Millennium (1999) ... Frank Black
 1999 Harsh Realm (TV Series)
- Pilot (1999) ... General (uncredited)
 1999 Tarzan
Kerchak (voice)
 1995 Baja (Video)
 1995 Mind Ripper
 1995 Aurora: Operation Intercept
William Stenghel
 1995 Spitfire
Richard Charles
 1994 Felony
 1994 Boulevard
 1993 The Criminal Mind
Agent Winslow
 1993 Knights
 1992 Jennifer 8
Freddy Ross
 1991 Comrades in Arms
Rob Reed
 1989 Beauty and the Beast (TV Series)
- Snow (1989) ... Snow
 1989 The Horror Show
Detective Lucas McCarthy
 1989 Hit List
Chris Caleek
 1988 Deadly Intent (Video)
 1988 Reach (TV Short)
Gang Member
 1988 Last Samuari
Johnny Congo
 1987 Paul Reiser Out on a Whim (TV Movie)
 1986 Aliens
 1986 Choke Canyon
Brook Alastair
 1985 Streets of Justice (TV Movie)
Dist. Atty. Jerry Logan
 1983-1984 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
Josh Fulton / Deseau
- Never My Love (1984) ... Josh Fulton
- Man in a Glass House (1983) ... Deseau
 1983-1984 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Sgt. King / Johnny 'Nose'
- Heat (1984) ... Sgt. King
- Hopes and Dreams (1983) ... Johnny 'Nose'
 1984 Scene of the Crime (TV Series)
- Pilot (1984)
 1984 Legmen (TV Series)
- A Woman's Work (1984) ... Finch
 1984 Riptide (TV Series)
John McMasters
- Raiders of the Lost Sub (1984) ... John McMasters
 1984 The A-Team (TV Series)
Mack Dalton
- In Plane Sight (1984) ... Mack Dalton
 1983 Nightmares
MacLeod (segment "The Benediction")
 1983 Blood Feud (TV Movie)
Mel Pierce (polygraph operator)
 1982 A Question of Honor (TV Movie)
Wiley (as Lance Hendrickson)
 1980 B.A.D. Cats (TV Series)
- Pilot (1980) ... Timothy
 1979 The Visitor
Raymond Armstead
 1976 The Next Man
Federal Security (as Lance Hendrickson)
 1976 Return to Earth (TV Movie)
 1974 To Kill the King
Hank Adams
 1973 Emperor of the North
Railroad worker (uncredited)
 1972 It Ain't Easy
 1961 The Outsider
U.S. Marine (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Lance Hendrickson | Lance Henricksen


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When I start working I go back to zero again literally. It's the only way, because if I approach a film without being at zero I'm not having the experience. I'm just bringing my tricks - and I'm not gonna do that. It's risky because you end up on an adventure that you weren't expecting, and I like it. That's why I do acting. I am still enthusiastic about acting. I'm not bored. I'm not doing a ... See more »


In addition to having faced off against lethal aliens in the "Alien" and "Predator" films, he has also appeared in a film about more benevolent aliens: Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977). See more »


Gravelly deep yet commanding voice See more »

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