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James Purcell

James Purcell was born in Steeltown, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Counterstrike (1990), Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987) and Another Woman (1994). See full bio »
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 2012 Bloodwork
Taylor
 2011 Wake Me Up (Short)
Doctor
 2011 The Listener (TV Series)
Theo Sheridan
- Crime Seen (2011) ... Theo Sheridan
 2009 Air Emergency (TV Series documentary)
Finn Hemdai
- Deadly Prize (2009) ... Finn Hemdai
 2008 The Summit (TV Mini-Series)
Inspector Brimlow
 2008 Paparazzi Princess: The Paris Hilton Story (TV Movie)
Sheriff
 2008 ReGenesis (TV Series)
Captain Hilliard
- Suspicious Minds (2008) ... Captain Hilliard
 2006 Totally Awesome (TV Movie)
Kimberly's Dad
 2006 Amber's Story (TV Movie)
Sgt. Barrone
 2006 Blade: The Series (TV Series)
Dr. Ordaz
- Delivery (2006) ... Dr. Ordaz
 2006 Absolute Zero (TV Movie)
Senator Montet
 2005 Supernatural (TV Series)
Dr. James Ellicott
- Asylum (2005) ... Dr. James Ellicott
 2005 Amber Frey: Witness for the Prosecution (TV Movie)
Karaoke Man
 2005 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series)
Dr. Hersfield
 2004 10.5 (TV Movie)
Seismologist
 2004 The L Word (TV Series)
Steve Jaffe
- Liberally (2004) ... Steve Jaffe
 2004 Family Sins (TV Movie)
Gino Petrocelli
 2003 Devil Winds (TV Movie)
Lou (as Jim Purcell)
 2003 D.C. Sniper: 23 Days of Fear (TV Movie)
FBI Negotiator
 2003 Dead Like Me (TV Series)
Cary Bond
- The Bicycle Thief (2003) ... Cary Bond
 2003 Da Vinci's Inquest (TV Series)
Dr. Albert Macy
- Doing the Chicken Scratch (2003) ... Dr. Albert Macy
 2002 Smallville (TV Series)
Dr. Christopher Wells
- Crush (2002) ... Dr. Christopher Wells
 2001 Full Disclosure (Video)
Detective
 2001 Seven Days (TV Series)
General
- The Final Countdown (2001) ... General
 2000 RoboCop: Prime Directives (TV Mini-Series)
Motor City Mangler
 2000 La Femme Nikita (TV Series)
Carlos Bonaventure
- Sympathy for the Devil (2000) ... Carlos Bonaventure
 2000 The Golden Spiders: A Nero Wolfe Mystery (TV Movie)
Walter Neary
 1998 Highlander: The Raven (TV Series)
Stanley Ferris
- Reborn (1998) ... Stanley Ferris
 1998 Earth: Final Conflict (TV Series)
Steve Burton
- Infection (1998) ... Steve Burton
 1998 The Long Way Home (TV Movie)
 1998 Viper (TV Series)
Alan Ford
- The Getaway (1998) ... Alan Ford
 1998 Blind Faith
Mickey Vaccaro
 1997 On the 2nd Day of Christmas (TV Movie)
Bill
 1997 Let Me Call You Sweetheart (TV Movie)
Jimmy Weeks
 1997 F/X: The Series (TV Series)
Mancuso
- Shooting Mickey (1997) ... Mancuso
 1997 PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (TV Series)
Max Sutter
- Donor (1997) ... Max Sutter
 1996 Sabotage
Putley
 1996 Undue Influence (TV Movie)
Detective Jimmy Lama
 1996 Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (TV Series)
Burns
- Medicine (1996) ... Burns
 1995 No Contest
Captain Henricks
 1994 Due South (TV Series)
William Porter
- Gift of the Wheelman (1994) ... William Porter
 1994 Another Woman (TV Movie)
Dooley
 1994 To Save the Children (TV Movie)
Cal Fredericks
 1994 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (TV Series)
Reston
- Laurie's Friend (1994) ... Reston
 1992 North of Pittsburgh
Frank
 1991 White Light
Bill Dockerty
 1991 Sweating Bullets (TV Series)
Crane
- Double Time (1991) ... Crane
 1991 The Hitman
Sal
 1991 Fly by Night (TV Series)
Michael
- Damsel in Distress (1991) ... Michael
 1991 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Dr. Reznick
- Baby Blues (1991) ... Dr. Reznick
 1990 The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series)
Parkhill
- And the Moon Be Still as Bright (1990) ... Parkhill
 1990 Playroom
Paul
 1990 Top Cops (TV Series)
Randell Guesno
 1989-1990 War of the Worlds (TV Series)
Brock / McGinnis
- The Deadliest Disease (1990) ... Brock
- The Prodigal Son (1989) ... McGinnis
 1989 Dead Meat (Short)
 1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
Jim Doyle
- Hard Stripe (1989) ... Jim Doyle
- Sealed with a Kiss (1989) ... Jim Doyle
 1989 Friday's Curse (TV Series)
Anthony Macklin
- The Mephisto Ring (1989) ... Anthony Macklin
 1988-1989 Diamonds (TV Series)
Frankie
- Dinosaur (1989) ... Frankie
 1988-1989 Rin Tin Tin: K-9 Cop (TV Series)
- The Candidate (1988)
 1988 Betrayal of Silence (TV Movie)
Eastman
 1988 Glitz (TV Movie)
Jackie Garbo
 1988 Night Heat (TV Series)
Todd / Brimley
- Archie's Riff (1988) ... Todd
- The Mercenary (1988) ... Brimley
 1988 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
Zack
- Episode #1.936 (1988) ... Zack
 1988 Bad Dreams
Paramedic
 1988 Houston Knights (TV Series)
- Cajun Spice (1988)
 1987 Death Wish 4: The Crackdown
Vince Montono
 1987 Made in U.S.A.
K.C. Cop
 1986 Where Are the Children?
Robin Legler
 1986 Riptide (TV Series)
Bertolucci
- The Wedding Bell Blues (1986) ... Bertolucci
 1984-1985 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Detective Fisher / Fred Peterson
- Ashes to Ashes (1984) ... Fred Peterson
 1984 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Brundage
- Child Witness (1984) ... Brundage
 1982 Fame (TV Series)
Wally Zawicky
- Reunions (1982) ... Wally Zawicky
 1981 Darkroom (TV Series)
Guard
- Closed Circuit (1981) ... Guard
 1981 Gangster Wars
Adonis
 1981 S.O.B.
 1981 Delusion
Detective
 1980 Gypsy Angels
Frank
 1980 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Officer Bright
- Hitchhike: Part 2 (1980) ... Officer Bright
- Hitchhike: Part 1 (1980) ... Officer Bright
 1979 Having Babies (TV Series)
Frank
- Transition (1979) ... Frank
 1978 To Kill a Cop (TV Movie)
Detective Lt. (as Jim Purcell)
 1978 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Monk Rollins
- Passing (1978) ... Monk Rollins
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Benalyn (1997)

Alternate Names:

Jim Purcell

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)

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