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Rex Linn


Rex Linn was born on November 13, 1956 in Spearman, Texas, USA as Rex Maynard Linn. He is an actor and producer, known for Cliffhanger (1993), Rush Hour (1998) and Wyatt Earp (1994). See full bio »

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Known For

Cliffhanger
Cliffhanger Richard Travers
(1993)
Rush Hour
Rush Hour Agent Whitney
(1998)
Wyatt Earp
Wyatt Earp Frank McLaury
(1994)
Breakdown
Breakdown Sheriff Boyd
(1997)

Filmography

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 2018 Edge of the World (completed)
Coach Andrews
 2018 The Pages (post-production)
The President
 2017 The Drone (post-production)
Baker
 2017-2018 Lethal Weapon (TV Series)
Nathan Riggs
- Double Shot of Baileys (2018) ... Nathan Riggs
- Better Living Through Chemistry (2018) ... Nathan Riggs
- Funny Money (2018) ... Nathan Riggs
- Wreck the Halls (2017) ... Nathan Riggs
- Birdwatching (2017) ... Nathan Riggs
 2017-2018 Young Sheldon (TV Series)
Principal Petersen / Principal Peterson / Pricipal Peterson
- An Eagle Feather, a String Bean, and an Eskimo (2018) ... Principal Petersen
- Pilot (2017) ... Principal Peterson
- A Sneeze, Detention, and Sissy Spacek ... Pricipal Peterson
 2017 Cupid's Proxy
Clive
 2016-2017 Better Call Saul (TV Series)
Kevin Wachtell
- Slip (2017) ... Kevin Wachtell
- Chicanery (2017) ... Kevin Wachtell
- Nailed (2016) ... Kevin Wachtell
- Fifi (2016) ... Kevin Wachtell
- Bali Ha'i (2016) ... Kevin Wachtell
 2015-2016 Nashville (TV Series)
Bill Lexington
- After You've Gone (2016) ... Bill Lexington
- Before You Go Make Sure You Know (2015) ... Bill Lexington
- Is the Better Part Over (2015) ... Bill Lexington
 2016 The Ranch (TV Series)
Coach Shaw
- Back Where I Come From (2016) ... Coach Shaw
 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)
Detective
- Killer Concept Album (2015) ... Detective
 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 The Lottery (TV Series)
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs / General Langdon / A general
- Mr. Torino (2014) ... Chairman of the Joint Chiefs
- Truth Be Told (2014) ... Chairman of the Joint Chiefs
- St. Michael (2014) ... General Langdon
- Sleep Deprived (2014) ... Chairman of the Joint Chiefs
- Greater Good (2014) ... A general
 2014 A Million Ways to Die in the West
Sheriff / Narrator
 2014 Zombeavers
Smyth
 2014 Flutter
Sheriff 'Cougar' Cole
 2013 Devil's Knot
Chief Inspector Gitchell
 2012 Django Unchained
Tennessee Harry
 2012 Atlas Shrugged II: The Strike
Kip Chalmer
 2003-2012 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Frank Tripp
- Habeas Corpse (2012) ... Frank Tripp
- Law & Disorder (2012) ... Frank Tripp
- At Risk (2012) ... Frank Tripp
- Rest in Pieces (2012) ... Frank Tripp
- No Good Deed (2012) ... Frank Tripp
 2011 The Walking Dead: Webisodes (TV Series short)
Palmer
- 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)
Wiley
- And You Wonder Why I Lie (2007) ... Wiley
 2006 Abominable
Farmer Hoss
 2005 American Gun
Earl
 2005 The Zodiac
Jim Martinez
 2004 After the Sunset
Agent Kowalski
 2003 Cheaper by the Dozen
Coach Bricker
 2003 Spin, Shoot & Run
Jeddidah
 2003 The Hunted
Powell
 2003 Monte Walsh (TV Movie)
Hat Henderson
 2002 The Round and Round
Sheriff
 2002 The Salton Sea
Detective Bookman
 2001 Ghosts of Mars
Yared
 2000-2001 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Karl Vasick
- And in That Darkness (2001) ... 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
 1995-2000 JAG (TV Series)
Maj. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol / Lt. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol / Submarine Skipper
- Legacy: Part 2 (2000) ... Maj. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol
- Legacy: Part 1 (2000) ... Maj. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol
- Gypsy Eyes (1998) ... Maj. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol
- To Russia with Love (1998) ... Maj. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol
- Ghost Ship (1997) ... Lt. Mark 'Falcon' Sokol
 2000 Profiler (TV Series)
Agent Ellis Talbot
- Clean Sweep (2000) ... Agent Ellis Talbot
 2000 The Pretender (TV Series)
Agent Ellis Talbot
- Spin Doctor (2000) ... Agent Ellis Talbot
 1999 Snoops (TV Series)
Jasper
- 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 Instinct
Guard Alan
 1999 A Murder on Shadow Mountain (TV Movie)
Det. Bonney
 1999 The Jack Bull (TV Movie)
Shelby Dykes
 1999 Blast from the Past
Dave
 1998 Vengeance Unlimited (TV Series)
J.J.
- Eden (1998) ... J.J.
 1998 Black Cat Run (TV Movie)
Sheriff Ben Bronte
 1998 Rush Hour
Agent Whitney
 1998 The Odd Couple II
JayJay
 1997 Ecce Pirate (Short)
Captain Spot
 1997 Alone (TV Movie)
Travis Floyd
 1997 The Postman
Mercer
 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
Dewey
 1996 Public Enemies (Video)
Al Spencer
 1995 Cutthroat Island
Mr. Blair
 1995 Perfect Alibi
Bartender
 1994 Independence Day (Short)
Next-Door Neighbor
 1994 Drop Zone
Bobby
 1994 Jack Reed: A Search for Justice (TV Movie)
Dave
 1994 Clear and Present Danger
Washington Detective
 1994 Wyatt Earp
Frank McLaury
 1994 Confessions: Two Faces of Evil (TV Movie)
Gleason
 1994 Iron Will
Joe McPherson
 1994 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV Series)
Mountain McClain
- Bounty Hunters' Convention (1994) ... Mountain McClain
 1993 Cliffhanger
Richard Travers
 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)
Billy
- It's a Wonderful Laugh (1991) ... Billy (uncredited)
 1991 Northern Exposure (TV Series)
Martin
- All Is Vanity (1991) ... Martin
 1991 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys
Guest at Barbeque
 1990 Across Five Aprils
Jake
 1990 The Bounty Hunter
Policeman #1 (as Rex Lynn)
 1990 The Young Riders (TV Series)
Sherriff
- Hard Time (1990) ... Sherriff
 1989 Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (TV Movie)
Logan (as Rex M. Linn)
 1989 Night Game
Epps
 1989 Oklahoma Passage (TV Mini-Series)
Quantrill
- Episode #1.1 ... Quantrill
 1988 Dark Before Dawn
Don Hayse
 1988 Bonanza: The Next Generation (TV Movie)
Cease
 1986 Shadows on the Wall
Jason Townsend
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Location management (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (11 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Rex M. Linn | Rex Lynn

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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He has a B.A. degree in Radio, Television and Film from Oklahoma State University. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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