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This beefy, genial-looking character actor was born Jon Kevin Fishburn in Los Angeles. Performing as a child from age 10, Tighe initially attended Pasadena City College. He later obtained a Master's Degree in Theater, then taught drama at USC. Living Bohemian-style out of a suitcase after he decided to pursue acting professionally, he was in the ... See full bio »

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Known For

Another 48 Hrs.
Another 48 Hrs. Blake Wilson
(1990)
Emergency!
Emergency! Paramedic Roy DeSoto
(1972-1979)
Road House
Road House Tilghman
(1989)
My Bloody Valentine
(2009)

Filmography

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  Spirit Water (announced)
Harvey Henderson
 2007-2016 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Gregory Searle / Julian Cooper
- Sheltered Outcasts (2016) ... Gregory Searle
- Avatar (2007) ... Julian Cooper
 2015 Complications (TV Series)
Gary Ellison
- Critical Condition (2015) ... Gary Ellison
- Deterioration (2015) ... Gary Ellison
- Diagnosis (2015) ... Gary Ellison
- Onset (2015) ... Gary Ellison
- Pilot (2015) ... Gary Ellison
 2014 Salem (TV Series)
Giles Corey
- The Vow (2014) ... Giles Corey
 2013 I Am I
Gene
 2012 Common Law (TV Series)
Fred Bendek
- In-Laws vs. Outlaws (2012) ... Fred Bendek
 2005-2010 Lost (TV Series)
Anthony Cooper
- The Candidate (2010) ... Anthony Cooper
- The Brig (2007) ... Anthony Cooper
- The Man from Tallahassee (2007) ... Anthony Cooper
- Lockdown (2006) ... Anthony Cooper
- Orientation (2005) ... Anthony Cooper
 2010 Trauma (TV Series)
Capt. Cal Channing
- '13' (2010) ... Capt. Cal Channing
 2009 Lie to Me (TV Series)
Fletcher Bellwood
- Undercover (2009) ... Fletcher Bellwood
 2009 Leverage (TV Series)
Ian Blackpoole
- The Second David Job (2009) ... Ian Blackpoole
- The First David Job (2009) ... Ian Blackpoole
 2009 My Bloody Valentine
Ben Foley
 2008 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Keith Watts
- Charlie Don't Surf (2008) ... Keith Watts
 2007 The 4400 (TV Series)
Senator Lenhoff
- Till We Have Built Jerusalem (2007) ... Senator Lenhoff
- The Truth and Nothing But the Truth (2007) ... Senator Lenhoff
 2005 A Life in Suitcases
William Gottschalk
 2005 Today You Die (Video)
Max Stevens
 2005 The Deal
John Cortland
 2005 Hello (Short)
Donald
 2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Dr. Edwin Lindgard
- D.A.W. (2004) ... Dr. Edwin Lindgard
 2003 Everwood (TV Series)
Joe Morris
- Episode 20 (2003) ... Joe Morris
 2003 Fast Food High
Dave Richter
 2002 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Coach Jeffries
- Nancy Drew (2002) ... Coach Jeffries
 2002 Strange World (TV Series)
Jack Cullum
- The Devil Still Holds My Hand (2002) ... Jack Cullum
 2002 Rose Red (TV Mini-Series)
Victor Kandinsky
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... Victor Kandinsky
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Victor Kandinsky
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... Victor Kandinsky
 2001 The West Wing (TV Series)
Gov. Jack Buckland, D-IN
- On the Day Before (2001) ... Gov. Jack Buckland, D-IN
 2000 The Sight (TV Movie)
Jake
 1999-2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series)
Mr. Andopolis
- Smooching and Mooching (2000) ... Mr. Andopolis
- I'm with the Band (1999) ... Mr. Andopolis
 2000 Family Law (TV Series)
- Metamorphosis (2000)
 1999 The Big Day
Joe
 1999 Mumford
Mr. Crisp
 1999 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Henry Janeway
- 11:59 (1999) ... Henry Janeway
 1999 The Darwin Conspiracy (TV Movie)
Allan Hollingsworth
 1998 Winchell (TV Movie)
William Randolph Hearst
 1998 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
General
- Final Exam (1998) ... General
 1997 The 119 (TV Movie)
Battalion Chief Kieran Ryan
 1997 ER (TV Series)
Sgt. Pete Mattimore
- Fortune's Fools (1997) ... Sgt. Pete Mattimore
 1996 In Cold Blood (TV Mini-Series)
Herbert Clutter
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... Herbert Clutter
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... Herbert Clutter
 1996 Race the Sun
Jack Fryman
 1996 The Single Guy (TV Series)
Jack Blake
- Rival (1996) ... Jack Blake
 1995 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Harry Kincaid
- Christmas Truce (1995) ... Harry Kincaid
 1995 Murder One (TV Series)
David Blalock
- Chapter Six (1995) ... David Blalock
- Chapter Five (1995) ... David Blalock
- Chapter Four (1995) ... David Blalock
- Chapter Three (1995) ... David Blalock
- Chapter Two (1995) ... David Blalock
 1995 The Ticket (Short)
Mr. Kessler
 1995 Scorpion Spring
California County Sheriff Rawley Gill
 1995 Jade
D.A. Arnold Clifford
 1995 Escape to Witch Mountain (TV Movie)
Sheriff Bronson
 1995 The Avenging Angel (TV Movie)
Benjamin Rigby
 1994 Under Suspicion (TV Series)
Bob Phillips
- Wife Abuse/Murder: Part 2 (1994) ... Bob Phillips
 1994 Men of War
Colonel Merrick
 1994 Double Cross (Video)
Brian Cody
 1994 Betrayal of Trust (TV Movie)
Bill Carroll
 1993 Geronimo: An American Legend
Brig. Gen. Nelson Miles
 1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Ken Carver
 1993/I Caught in the Act (TV Movie)
Police Detective
 1993 A Man in Uniform
Frank
 1993 Better Off Dead (TV Movie)
D.A. John Byron
 1992 School Ties
Coach McDevitt
 1992 Yesterday Today (TV Movie)
Mike
 1992 Newsies
Snyder
 1991 Face of a Stranger (TV Movie)
Richard
 1991 City of Hope
O'Brien
 1990 Bright Angel
The Man
 1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (TV Movie)
Steven Elliott
 1990 Another 48 Hrs.
Blake Wilson
 1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Sam Forney
- Cutting Cards (1990) ... Sam Forney
 1990 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Lt. Moynihan
 1989 Fat Man and Little Boy
Committee Member (uncredited)
 1989 Road House
Tilghman
 1989 Lost Angels
Dr. Gaeyl
 1989 K-9
Lyman
 1988 Eight Men Out
Joseph 'Sport' Sullivan
 1987 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Insp John Fernack
- The Saint in Manhattan (1987) ... Insp John Fernack
 1987 Matewan
Hickey
 1981 CBS Library (TV Series)
 1980 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Chris
 1972-1979 Emergency! (TV Series)
Paramedic Roy DeSoto
- The Convention (1979) ... Paramedic Roy DeSoto
- What's a Nice Girl Like You Doing...? (1979) ... Paramedic Roy DeSoto
- Greatest Rescues of Emergency! (1978) ... Paramedic Roy DeSoto
- The Most Deadly Passage (1978) ... Paramedic Roy DeSoto
- Survival on Charter #220 (1978) ... Paramedic Roy DeSoto
 1979 The Rebels (TV Movie)
Thomas Jefferson
 1978 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Steve
- The Last Kiss of Summer: Part 2 (1978) ... Steve
- The Last Kiss of Summer: Part 1 (1978) ... Steve
 1976 Cos (TV Series)
Neighbor
- Episode #1.4 (1976) ... Neighbor
 1976 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Detective Jim Millay
- The Adventure of Caesar's Last Sleep (1976) ... Detective Jim Millay
 1973-1974 Emergency +4 (TV Series)
Fireman Roy DeSoto
- Blast Off (1974) ... Fireman Roy DeSoto (voice)
- The Old Crox (1974) ... Fireman Roy DeSoto (voice)
- Ghost of Billy Silver (1974) ... Fireman Roy DeSoto (voice)
- Wheels of Fire (1974) ... Fireman Roy DeSoto (voice)
- Afterburner (1974) ... Fireman Roy DeSoto (voice)
 1974 Sierra (TV Series)
Fireman Roy DeSoto
- The Urban Rangers (1974) ... Fireman Roy DeSoto
 1974 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Root
 1972 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Roy DeSoto
- Lost and Found (1972) ... Roy DeSoto
 1970 The Immortal (TV Series)
Steve Adkins
- The Return (1970) ... Steve Adkins (uncredited)
 1970 Bonanza (TV Series)
Krulak
- The Weary Willies (1970) ... Krulak
 1968 Yours, Mine and Ours
Extra (uncredited)
 1967 Narcotics: Pit of Despair (Short)
John Scott
 1967 The Graduate
Showering Student (uncredited)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Stunts (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (11 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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Other Works:

: Plays Brigadier General Ezra Mannon in "Mourning Becomes Electra" trilogy of plays by Eugene O'Neill ("Homecoming", "The Hunted", "The Haunted") (Long Wharf Theater, New Haven, Connecticut, USA). See more »

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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on his professional on- and off-screen chemistry with Julie London and Bobby Troup, who played both Dixie 'Dix' McCall, RN & Dr. Joe Early, M.D., respectively]: Working with Julie and Bobby. Never a dull moment. Great wrap parties. The opportunity of working with such a wonderful cast and crew! See more »

Trivia:

In 1995, he, along with former Emergency! (1972) co-stars, Randolph Mantooth and Bobby Troup, all visited Julie London in the hospital, when she suffered a stroke. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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