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Jeffrey Donovan

Jeffrey Donovan was born on May 11, 1968 in Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA as Jeffrey T. Donovan. He is an actor and producer, known for Burn Notice (2007), Hitch (2005) and Changeling (2008). He has been married to Michelle Donovan since August 25, 2012. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2016 LBJ (filming)
John F. Kennedy
 2015 Fargo (TV Series)
Dodd Gerhardt
- Waiting for Dutch (2015) ... Dodd Gerhardt
 2015/I Extinction
 2015 Sicario
Steve Forsing
 2008/I Hindsight
 1995-2007 Law & Order (TV Series)
Jacob Reese / Edward Nicodos
- Good Faith (2007) ... Jacob Reese
- Jeopardy (1995) ... Edward Nicodos
 2006 Monk (TV Series)
Steve Wagner
 2006 Believe in Me
Clay Driscoll
 2006 Yes, Dear (TV Series)
Fan #2
- The Limo (2006) ... Fan #2 (as Jeff Donovan)
 2006 Threshold (TV Series)
Dr. Julian Sloan
 2006 Come Early Morning
Cal, Cal Percell
 2006 Enemies (TV Series)
- Pilot (2006)
 2005 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Todd Kendrick
- Nothing to Lose (2005) ... Todd Kendrick
 2005/I Hitch
 2004 Sam & Joe
 2003 Final Draft
Pascal (as Jeff Donovan)
 2002 Witchblade (TV Series)
Daniel Germaine
- Lagrimas (2002) ... Daniel Germaine
 2002 Purpose
Robert Jennings
 2000 Bait
 2000 The Beat (TV Series)
Brad Ulrich
 1999 Spin City (TV Series)
- The Mayor May Not (1999) ... Tom
 1998 When Trumpets Fade (TV Movie)
 1998 Witness to the Mob (TV Movie)
Agent #1
 1997-1998 The Pretender (TV Series)
- Red Rock Jarod (1998) ... Kyle
- Dragon House: Part 2 (1997) ... Kyle
- Dragon House: Part 1 (1997) ... Kyle
 1997 Catherine's Grove
Thomas Mason
 1997 Vegas Vacation
Hotel Employee (uncredited)
 1997 Millennium (TV Series)
Bobby Webber
- The Wild and the Innocent (1997) ... Bobby Webber
 1996 Critical Choices (TV Movie)
 1996 Sleepers
 1995 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Newton Dell / Miles Dell
- Thrill of the Kill (1995) ... Newton Dell / Miles Dell
 1995 Throwing Down
Pete Gulley
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Dwayne 'Popper' Collins (1997)
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Other Works:

TV Commercial for Jackson Health System (County Health System for Dade County, Florida, where Donovan does location shooting for Burn Notice (2007)) (voiceover) See more »

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1 Interview | 2 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jeff Donovan


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My mom raised us three boys by herself on welfare. It's not worse than anybody else's life. We had to make ends meet. My parents were divorced, so my father wasn't really in my life. We grew up like most kids, just wanting things. [on growing up] See more »


Currently lives in Los Angeles. See more »



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