: Played Owen Musser in "The Foreigner" by Larry Shue
(Laura Pels Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Before I did Weird Science I definitely wasn't thinking, 'Oh my God, I'd LOVE to do a series for four years where I got to be a loud, obnoxious, militaristic asshole!' And certainly when I finished that, I didn't think, 'Oh man, if I could play a lawyer-turned-convict who gets anally raped and learns to love it...'
(1997), his character Beecher feuded with neo-Nazis in prison. In Shaft
(2000), John Shaft (Samuel L. Jackson
) calls Tergesen's character Lugar "a Nazi with a badge" for being somewhat racist towards black criminals.