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Canadian-born actor Matt Craven is among the most sought after character actors of film and television today, starring in such blockbuster critically acclaimed films as the Academy-Award-nominated "Crimson Tide" and "A Few Good Men" and SAG Award nominated "X-Men: First Class." Craven has starred opposite great Hollywood actors such as Denzel ... See full bio »

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Crimson Tide
Crimson Tide Lt. Roy Zimmer, USS Alabama Communications Officer
X-Men: First Class
X-Men: First Class CIA Director McCone
Disturbia Daniel Brecht
A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men Lt. Dave Spradling


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 2016 Unless
 2015 Stonewall
Deputy Seymour Pine
 2013 White House Down
Agent Kellerman
 2012 The Good Lie
Richard Francis
 2012 Alcatraz (TV Series)
Mr. K
- Tommy Madsen (2012) ... Mr. K
 2010 Devil
 2010 The Pacific (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Grant
 2009 Anatomy of Hope (TV Movie)
Hal Davis
 2007 American Venus
 2007 Disturbia: Outtakes (Video short)
Daniel Brecht (uncredited)
 2006 Deja Vu
 2005 A Simple Curve
 2005 Assault on Precinct 13
Officer Kevin Capra
 2004 Bandido
 2003 The Statement
David Manenbaum
 2002-2003 Boomtown (TV Series)
Dr. Michael Hirsch
- Coyote (2002) ... Dr. Michael Hirsch
 2002 Scared Silent (TV Movie)
Scott Miller
 2002 Dragonfly
 2001 Bleacher Bums (TV Movie)
 2000-2001 ER (TV Series)
Gordon Price
 2001 Varian's War: The Forgotten Hero (TV Movie)
 2000 Nuremberg (TV Mini-Series)
Capt. Gustav Gilbert
 2000 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her
Walter (segments "Fantasies About Rebecca" and "Love Waits For Kathy")
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series)
Tom Kelly
- Spider (1998) ... Tom Kelly
 1998 Tempting Fate (TV Movie)
Emmett Lach
 1998 Dead Man's Gun (TV Series)
Stuart 'Snake Finger' Aikins
- Snake Finger (1998) ... Stuart 'Snake Finger' Aikins
 1997 Masterminds
 1996 Never Too Late
 1996 White Tiger
John Grogan
 1996 The Final Cut
Emerson Lloyd
 1996 The Juror
 1995 Breach of Trust
Rodney Powell
 1995 American Gothic (TV Series)
Barrett Stokes
- Strong Arm of the Law (1995) ... Barrett Stokes
 1995 Kansas (TV Movie)
 1995 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Alan Wells
- The Voyage Home (1995) ... Alan Wells
 1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (TV Movie)
Seymour Weiss
 1994 Double Cross (Video)
Bernard March
 1994 Killer
 1993 Indian Summer
Jamie Ross
 1991 K2
 1989 Chattahoochee
 1988 Smokescreen
Gerald Price
 1987 American Playhouse (TV Series)
- Blue Window (1987) ... Norbert
 1987 Tin Men
 1986 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
- Hearts of Steel (1986) ... Eddie
 1986 Philip Marlowe, Private Eye (TV Series)
- Red Wind (1986) ... Pete
 1986 Agent on Ice
Joey Matera
 1986 Classified Love (TV Movie)
 1984 That's My Baby!
 1983 The Terry Fox Story (TV Movie)
Bob Cady
 1980-1983 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
- Winner Take All (1983)
- The Hero (1981)
- Ghost Rig (1980)
 1982 Till Death Do Us Part (TV Movie)
Tony Archer
 1981 The Intruder Within (TV Movie)
 1980 Hog Wild
 1979 Meatballs
Hardware (as Matt Cravenn)
 1979 Bravery in the Field (Short)
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On Steven Spielberg's picking actors for the parts: "What really impressed me is that Steven wasn't only looking for good actors for High Incident (1996). He wanted good people, too." See more »


On working with Gene Hackman on Crimson Tide : " When I got the part I was really excited because Hackman has that Spencer Tracy thing - that ability to be so simple, so human, and yet so complex. They are unafraid. At one point in the film Gene is so petulant, like an eight-year-old. You don't see stars of his magnitude actually be that way. He's not afraid to be wrong or petulant or ... See more »

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