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Josh Charles was born on September 15, 1971 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Joshua Aaron Charles. He is an actor, known for Dead Poets Society (1989), The Good Wife (2009) and S.W.A.T. (2003). He has been married to Sophie Flack since September 6, 2013. They have one child. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Dead Poets Society
Dead Poets Society Knox Overstreet
(1989)
The Good Wife
The Good Wife Will Gardner
(2009-2016)
S.W.A.T.
S.W.A.T. T.J. McCabe
(2003)
Four Brothers
Four Brothers Detective Fowler
(2005)

Filmography

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 2017/I Amateur (post-production)
Coach Gaines
 2016-2017 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
Duke Snyder
- Kimmy Pulls Off a Heist! (2017) ... Duke Snyder
- Kimmy Steps on a Crack! (2017) ... Duke Snyder
- Kimmy Is a Feminist! (2017) ... Duke Snyder
- Kimmy Can't Help You! (2017) ... Duke Snyder
- Kimmy Finds Her Mom! (2016) ... Duke Snyder
 2016 Drunk History (TV Series)
Jay Gould
- Scoundrels (2016) ... Jay Gould
 2016 The Drowning
Tom Seymour
 2016 Norman
Arthur Taub
 2014-2016 Inside Amy Schumer (TV Series)
Link Donovan / Coach / Fleet Weekums / ...
- Fame (2016) ... Link Donovan
- Last F... Able Day (2015) ... Coach
- Tyler Perry's Episode (2014) ... Fleet Weekums
- A Chick Who Can Hang (2014) ... JJ
 2009-2016 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Will Gardner
- End (2016) ... Will Gardner
- Mind's Eye (2015) ... Will Gardner (voice, uncredited)
- A Few Words (2014) ... Will Gardner
 2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
Chris
 2015 Freeheld
Bryan Kelder
 2015 Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (TV Series)
Blake
- Day Is Done (2015) ... Blake
- Staff Party (2015) ... Blake
- Electro/City (2015) ... Blake
- Auditions (2015) ... Blake
- Activities (2015) ... Blake
 2015 I Smile Back
Bruce Brooks
 2014 Adult Beginners
Phil
 2014 Bird People
Gary Newman
 2012 Curiosity (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- Volcano Time Bomb (2012) ... Narrator (voice)
- Megastorm (2012) ... Narrator (voice)
- The Devil's Triangle (2012) ... Narrator (voice)
- Plane Crash (2012) ... Narrator (voice)
 2010 Weakness
Bart
 2010 Sonnet for a Towncar (Short)
Ty Burke
 2009 Darwin's Secret Notebooks (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2009 After.Life
Tom Peterson
 2008 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Sean Kelley
- Confession (2008) ... Sean Kelley
 2008 In Treatment (TV Series)
Jake
- Jake and Amy: Week Six (2008) ... Jake (voice, uncredited)
 2007 Wainy Days (TV Series)
Barney
- The Date (2007) ... Barney
 2006 The Darwin Awards
Paramedic
 2005 Stella (TV Series)
Jeremy
- Meeting Girls (2005) ... Jeremy
 2004 Seeing Other People
Lou
 2002 Our America (TV Movie)
Dave Isay
 2000 Meeting Daddy
Peter Silverblatt
 1999 Muppets from Space
Agent Barker
 1997 Cyclops, Baby
Brush Brody
 1997 The Underworld (TV Movie)
Ehrlich
 1997 Little City
Adam
 1996 Crossworlds (Video)
Joe Talbot
 1996 Norma Jean & Marilyn (TV Movie)
Eddie Jordan
 1996 Pie in the Sky
Charlie Dunlap
 1996 The Grave
Tyn
 1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead
Bruce (uncredited)
 1994 Threesome
Eddy
 1993 Cooperstown (TV Movie)
Jody
 1988 Hairspray
Iggy (as Josh A. Charles)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Total cereal (voice-over), 2009. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Josh A. Charles

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

Any time you get to dig deeper into your character, you welcome it, especially on a TV show. See more »

Trivia:

New York, NY, USA: performed in the world-premiere of 'Adam Bock''s "The Receptionist" at the Manhattan Theater Club. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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