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Rex Linn

Rex Linn was born on November 13, 1956 in Spearman, Texas, USA as Rex Maynard Linn. He is known for his work on CSI: Miami (2002), Cliffhanger (1993) and Django Unchained (2012). See full bio »

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 2015 The Brink (TV Series)
Admiral McBride
- There Will Be Consequences (2015) ... Admiral McBride
- Just a Little Crazy Talk (2015) ... Admiral McBride
- Baghdad My Ass (2015) ... Admiral McBride
- Half-Cocked (2015) ... Admiral McBride
 2015 Key and Peele (TV Series)
- Killer Concept Album (2015) ... Detective
 2015 Nashville (TV Series)
Bill Lexington
- Before You Go Make Sure You Know (2015) ... Bill Lexington
- Is the Better Part Over (2015) ... Bill Lexington
 2015 State of Affairs (TV Series)
Senator Burke
- Deadcheck (2015) ... Senator Burke
- Here and Now (2015) ... Senator Burke
- The War at Home (2015) ... Senator Burke
- Cry Havoc (2015) ... Senator Burke
 2014 Hot Bath an' a Stiff Drink
Agent Shane Walsh
 2014 A Million Ways to Die in the West
Sheriff / Narrator
 2014 Zombeavers
 2014/I Flutter
Sheriff Cole
 2013 Game Day with Rex and Kevo (TV Movie)
 2013 Devil's Knot
Chief Inspector Gitchell
 2012 Django Unchained
Tennessee Harry
 2012 Atlas Shrugged II: The Strike
Kip Chalmers
 2011 The Walking Dead: Webisodes (TV Series)
- Torn Apart: Neighborly Advice (2011) ... Palmer (uncredited)
- Torn Apart: Everything Dies (2011) ... Palmer (credit only)
 2009 The Macabre World of Lavender Williams (Short)
Sheriff Murdstone
 2008 Trial by Fire (TV Movie)
Chief Bill Berry
 2008 Appaloosa
Clyde Stringer
 2007 The Grand Ride of the Abernathy Boys (Video short)
Narrator (voice)
 2007 Saving Grace (TV Series)
- And You Wonder Why I Lie (2007) ... Wiley
 2006 Abominable
Farmer Hoss
 2005 American Gun
 2005 The Zodiac
Jim Martinez
 2003 The Hunted
 2003 Monte Walsh (TV Movie)
Hat Henderson
 2002 The Salton Sea
Detective Bookman
 2000-2001 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Karl Vasick
- Safekeeping (2001) ... Karl Vasick
- Lagniappe (2001) ... Karl Vasick
- Liar's Poker (2000) ... Karl Vasick
- Sanctuary (2000) ... Karl Vasick
 2001 Crossfire Trail (TV Movie)
Luke Taggart
 2000 Profiler (TV Series)
Agent Ellis Talbot
 1999 Snoops (TV Series)
- A Criminal Mind (1999) ... Jasper
 1999 Y2K (TV Movie)
Nuclear Plant Foreman
 1999 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Lester Stahl / Sheriff Leland Stahl
- Way of the Warrior (1999) ... Lester Stahl / Sheriff Leland Stahl
 1999 A Murder on Shadow Mountain (TV Movie)
Det. Bonney
 1999 The Jack Bull (TV Movie)
Shelby Dykes
 1999 Blast from the Past
 1998 Vengeance Unlimited (TV Series)
- Eden (1998) ... J.J.
 1998 Black Cat Run (TV Movie)
Sheriff Ben Bronte
 1997 Ecce Pirate (Short)
Captain Spot
 1997 Alone (TV Movie)
Travis Floyd
 1996-1997 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
Webber / Chuck
- Tom, Dick and Mary (1997) ... Webber
- Frozen Dick (1996) ... Chuck
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
- Sniper (1997)
 1997/I Breakdown
Sheriff Boyd
 1997 Last Stand at Saber River (TV Movie)
Bill Dancy
 1996 Ghosts of Mississippi
Martin Scott
 1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight
Man in Bed
 1996 Tin Cup
 1996 Public Enemies (Video)
Al Spencer
 1995 Cutthroat Island
Mr. Blair
 1995 Perfect Alibi
 1994 Independence Day (Short)
Next-Door Neighbor
 1994 Drop Zone
 1994 Jack Reed: A Search for Justice (TV Movie)
 1994 Clear and Present Danger
Washington Detective
 1994 Confessions: Two Faces of Evil (TV Movie)
 1994 Iron Will
Joe McPherson
 1994 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV Series)
Mountain McClain
- Bounty Hunters' Convention (1994) ... Mountain McClain
 1993 Raven (TV Series)
- Wipe-Out (1993)
 1993 Sniper
Colonel (uncredited)
 1992 Thunderheart
FBI Agent
 1992 FBI: The Untold Stories (TV Series)
Christopher Wilder
- Millionaire Murderer (1992) ... Christopher Wilder
 1992 In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (TV Movie)
Sheriff Ron Gray
 1991 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
- It's a Wonderful Laugh (1991) ... Billy (uncredited)
 1991 Northern Exposure (TV Series)
- All Is Vanity (1991) ... Martin
 1991 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys
Guest at Barbeque
 1990 Across Five Aprils
 1990 The Bounty Hunter
Policeman #1 (as Rex Lynn)
 1990 The Young Riders (TV Series)
- Hard Time (1990) ... Sherriff
 1989 Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (TV Movie)
Logan (as Rex M. Linn)
 1989 Night Game
 1989 Oklahoma Passage (TV Mini-Series)
 1988 Dark Before Dawn
Don Hayse
 1988 Bonanza: The Next Generation (TV Movie)
 1986 Shadows on the Wall (as Rex Lynn)
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Rex M. Linn | Rex Lynn


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