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John Cullum was born on March 2, 1930 in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. He is an actor, known for Northern Exposure (1990), 1776 (1972) and Before We Go (2014). He has been married to Emily Frankel since May 5, 1959. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Northern Exposure
Northern Exposure Holling Vincoeur / Abe
(1990-1995)
1776
1776 Edward Rutledge (SC)
(1972)
Before We Go
Before We Go Harry
(2014)
All Good Things
All Good Things Richard Panatierre
(2010)

Filmography

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 2017 Madam Secretary (TV Series)
Senator Beau Carpenter
- Minefield (2017) ... Senator Beau Carpenter
- North to the Future (2017) ... Senator Beau Carpenter
- Persona Non Grata (2017) ... Senator Beau Carpenter
- Global Relief (2017) ... Senator Beau Carpenter
 2009-2017 The Middle (TV Series)
Big Mike
- Hoosier Maid (2017) ... Big Mike
- The Convention (2015) ... Big Mike
- A Quarry Story (2015) ... Big Mike
- Twenty Years (2012) ... Big Mike
- The Wedding (2012) ... Big Mike
 2016 Thanksgiving (TV Series)
Walter Morgan
- Dinner (2016) ... Walter Morgan
- Ex Wife (2016) ... Walter Morgan
- Yard Fight (2016) ... Walter Morgan
- Politics (2016) ... Walter Morgan
- Beer Run (2016) ... Walter Morgan
 2016/I Christine
Bob Andersen
 2015 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
Daddy's Daddy
- Kimmy's in a Love Triangle! (2015) ... Daddy's Daddy
 2015 Members Only (TV Movie)
Winston Holmes III
 2014/I Before We Go
Harry
 2014 The Historian
Brigston Hadley
 2014 Love Is Strange
Father Raymond
 2013 Adult World
Stan
 2013 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
Wally
- Soul (2013) ... Wally
 2013 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series)
The Starkeeper / Dr. Selden
- 'Carousel' with the New York Philharmonic (2013) ... The Starkeeper / Dr. Selden
 2013 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Cardinal James
- Death of a Client (2013) ... Cardinal James
 2013/I Kilimanjaro
Milton Sr
 2013 Kill Your Darlings
Professor Steeves
 2012 Royal Pains (TV Series)
Andres Bochinski
- Dawn of the Med (2012) ... Andres Bochinski
 2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Mysterious Man
- Leap Day (2012) ... Mysterious Man
 2011 Damages (TV Series)
Ed O'Malley
- Add That Little Hopper to Your Stew (2011) ... Ed O'Malley
 2003-2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Barry Moredock / Judge Barry Moredock
- Possessed (2011) ... Judge Barry Moredock
- Hammered (2009) ... Judge Barry Moredock
- Lead (2009) ... Judge Barry Moredock
- Smut (2008) ... Judge Barry Moredock
- Babes (2008) ... Judge Barry Moredock
 2010 All Good Things
Richard Panatierre
 2010 The Conspirator
Justice Wylie
 2007 Mad Men (TV Series)
Lee Garner, Sr.
- Indian Summer (2007) ... Lee Garner, Sr.
- Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (2007) ... Lee Garner, Sr.
 2006 The Night Listener
Pap Noone
 2005 The Notorious Bettie Page
Preacher in Nashville
 2003 Blackwater Elegy (Short)
J.T.
 1997-2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Bernard Powell, Sr. / Harold Dorning
- Soldier of Fortune (2001) ... Bernard Powell, Sr.
- Menace (1997) ... Harold Dorning
 2001 Ricochet River
Link Curren
 1997-2000 ER (TV Series)
David Greene
- Loose Ends (2000) ... David Greene
- The Fastest Year (2000) ... David Greene
- Match Made in Heaven (2000) ... David Greene
- Viable Options (2000) ... David Greene
- Under Control (2000) ... David Greene
 2000 Roswell (TV Series)
James Valenti Sr.
- The Convention (2000) ... James Valenti Sr.
- Into the Woods (2000) ... James Valenti Sr.
 1999 Held Up
Jack
 1999 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
Judge Merle Coffey
 1998 To Have & to Hold (TV Series)
Robert McGrail
- Who's Sorry Next? (1998) ... Robert McGrail
- These Boots Were Made for Stalking (1998) ... Robert McGrail
- Turkey Day Blues (1998) ... Robert McGrail
- Tangled Up in You (1998) ... Robert McGrail
- Whole Lotto Love (1998) ... Robert McGrail
 1998 The Magnificent Seven (TV Series)
Reverend Owen Mosley
- Manhunt (1998) ... Reverend Owen Mosley
 1997 The Secret Life of Algernon
Algernon Pendleton
 1997 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Mark Twain
- It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (1997) ... Mark Twain
 1997 Nothing Sacred (TV Series)
Joe
- Mixed Blessings (1997) ... Joe
 1996 Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series)
Millard
- You Only Scare Twice/Less Talk, More Monsters (1996) ... Millard (voice)
 1990-1995 Northern Exposure (TV Series)
Holling Vincoeur / Abe
- Tranquility Base (1995) ... Holling Vincoeur
- Let's Dance (1995) ... Holling Vincoeur
- Ursa Minor (1995) ... Holling Vincoeur (scenes deleted)
- Balls (1995) ... Holling Vincoeur
- Buss Stop (1995) ... Holling Vincoeur
 1992 With a Vengeance (TV Movie)
Fred Mitchell
 1992 Mattie's Waltz (TV Movie)
Clyde
 1989 Money, Power, Murder. (TV Movie)
Rev. Endicott
 1989 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
John O'Malley / Miguel de Cervantes / Don Quixote
- Catch a Falling Star - May 21, 1979 (1989) ... John O'Malley / Miguel de Cervantes / Don Quixote
 1988 Shootdown (TV Movie)
Robert Allardyce
 1987-1988 Buck James (TV Series)
Henry Carliner
- The Requiem (1988) ... Henry Carliner
- Heal Thyself (1988) ... Henry Carliner
- To Everything a Season (1988) ... Henry Carliner
- Top Secret (1988) ... Henry Carliner
- Quality of Life (1988) ... Henry Carliner
 1987 Sweet Country
Ben
 1986-1987 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Judge Howard Tainey / Stuart Cane
- Carnal Persuasion (1987) ... Judge Howard Tainey
- Unpunished Crimes (1986) ... Stuart Cane
 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Anthony Bennett
- Rockabye Baby (1986) ... Anthony Bennett
 1985 Marie
Deputy Attorney General
 1984 The Act
The President
 1983 The Day After (TV Movie)
Jim Dahlberg
 1983 The Prodigal
Elton Stuart
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Carl Sandburg
- Carl Sandburg: Echoes and Silences (1982) ... Carl Sandburg
 1981 Great Performances (TV Series)
Lawyer Royall / Walter
- Summer (1981) ... Lawyer Royall
- Edith Wharton: Looking Back (1981) ... Walter
 1978 Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (TV Movie)
Mr. Jamison
 1973 The Man Without a Country (TV Movie)
Aaron Burr
 1972 1776
Edward Rutledge (SC)
 1971 You Are There (TV Series)
William Clark
- Lewis and Clark Expedition (1971) ... William Clark
 1969 The Outcasts (TV Series)
Pale Hands
- And Then There Was One (1969) ... Pale Hands
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Artie Duncan (1969)
 1967 Androcles and the Lion (TV Movie)
Roman Captain
 1966 Hawaii
Rev. Immanuel Quigley
 1963-1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
Michael Yager / Angel Mauru / Jeremiah
- The Merry-Go-Round Mender (1965) ... Michael Yager
- Turning Point (1964) ... Angel Mauru
- The Hour Before Doomsday (1963) ... Jeremiah
 1964/I Hamlet
Laertes
 1964 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Hugh
- The Gambling Heart (1964) ... Hugh
 1964 The Doctors (TV Series)
Pa Thatcher
- Edge of Hope: Part 5 (1964) ... Pa Thatcher
- Edge of Hope: Part 4 (1964) ... Pa Thatcher
- Edge of Hope: Part 3 (1964) ... Pa Thatcher
- Edge of Hope: Part 2 (1964) ... Pa Thatcher
- Edge of Hope (1964) ... Pa Thatcher
 1963 All the Way Home
Andrew
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
David "Giddy" Gideon #1 (1966-1967)
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Stage: Appeared (as "Laertes") in "Hamlet" on Broadway. Also in cast: Richard Burton (as "Hamlet"). Directed by John Gielgud. See more »

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He won a "Best Actor" Tony in 1975 for "Shenandoah". See more »

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