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Hamish Linklater

Hamish Linklater was born on July 7, 1976 in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Fantastic Four (2005), Battleship (2012) and The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006). He was previously married to Jessica Goldberg. See full bio »

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 2015 The Big Short
Porter Collins
 2015 Ithaca
Tom Spangler
 2015 One More Time
 2013 Redemption Trail
 2013 42
Ralph Branca
 2012 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
David Morris
- Manhattan Vigil (2012) ... David Morris
 2012 The Big C (TV Series)
Dave Cooper
- Killjoy (2012) ... Dave Cooper
- How Bazaar (2012) ... Dave Cooper
- Life Rights (2012) ... Dave Cooper
- Face Off (2012) ... Dave Cooper
 2011 I'm Coming Over (Short)
 2011 The Future
 2010 Evil Shrink (Video short)
 2009 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Evan Grant
- Blue on Blue (2009) ... Evan Grant
 2008 The Violent Kind (Video)
 2006 Affair Game (Short)
 2005 Everything's Gone Green (Short)
 2005 The Sailor's Girl (Short)
 2004 5ive Days to Midnight (TV Mini-Series)
Carl Axelrod
 2003 Dragnet (TV Series)
Kevin Grimes
- The Magic Bullet (2003) ... Kevin Grimes
 2003 Happy Family (TV Series)
Todd Brennan
- Pilot (2003) ... Todd Brennan (scenes deleted)
 2003 Final Draft
 2002 Live from Baghdad (TV Movie)
Richard Roth
 2000 Groove
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Stars as Hamlet in Shakespeare's Hamlet at South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa, California and has gotten rave reviews. See more »

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6' 4" (1.93 m)

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When you're making a pilot, what you're mostly thinking is, 'Please let this be a real job, please.' See more »


Auditioned for the role of "Jim Halpert" in the television series, The Office (2005). See more »

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