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Joe Chrest

A veteran of over 100 screen roles, and over 60 plays and musicals, Joe holds a BFA Degree in Directing from Marshall University in his home state of West Virginia, and an MFA Degree from Louisiana State University. He is a founding member of the regional theatre, Swine Palace, with RSC Director Emeritus Barry Kyle, and is the Founding Artistic ... See full bio »

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 2017 Gifted (completed)
Kevin Larsen
 2017 Assassination Nation (filming)
 2016 Deepwater Horizon
 2016 Free State of Jones
James Eakins
 2016 Cold Moon
Chalres Darrish
 2016 Showing Roots
Fuzzy Canaday
 2016 Like Son
Jeff Rugger
 2015 I Saw the Light
Oscar Davis
 2015 Ant-Man
 2015/II Focus
Jeweler (uncredited)
 2014 American Heist (Police) Captain Sullivan
 2014 Black or White
 2014/I Barefoot
 2013/I Homefront
DEA Agent #1
 2013 Old Boy
Johnny / Schizophrenic Man
 2013/I The Butler
White Usher
 2013 The Hot Flashes
Millie's Dad
 2013/I Now You See Me
Elkhorn Janitor Agent
 2013 King of Herrings
The Professor
 2012 Playing for Keeps
 2012 The Campaign
Rainbowland Audience
 2012 Killing Them Softly
Business Suit Agent
 2012 The Lucky One
Deputy Moore
 2012 Battleship
JPL Controller
 2011 Texas Killing Fields
 2011 Butter
Butter Fan
 2011 Seeking Justice
Detective Rudeski
 2011 Mask Maker
 2011 Battle Los Angeles
1st Sgt. John Roy
 2011 Drive Angry
Fucking Passenger
 2010 RED
Retirement Home Detective
 2010 Welcome to the Rileys
 2009 The Blind Side
Clemson Coach
 2009 The Informant!
Visiting Client
 2009 I Love You Phillip Morris
Steven's Dad
 2008 Who Do You Love
Malcolm Chisholm
 2007 Ocean's Thirteen
Fender Roads' Manager
 2005 The Skeleton Key
 2004 The Aviator
Hell's Angels Director of Photography
 2003 Runaway Jury
 2002 The Ring
 2002 Full Frontal
Sex Shop Man #1
 2000 Auggie Rose
Rhineback (uncredited)
 2000 Erin Brockovich
Tom Robinson
 1999 Lush
 1998 Out of Sight
 1998 Dangerous Proposition
 1998 Yukie
 1997 Clockwatchers
 1995 The Underneath
Mr. Rodman
 1993 The Pelican Brief
Song and Dance Man from Bar (as Joseph Chrest)
 1993 King of the Hill
Ben (as Joseph Chrest)
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Joe is a veteran of the United States Air Force earning expert marksman and Cold War commendations.

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