Dwier Brown

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Dwier Brown was born on January 30, 1959 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Sharon Center, Ohio. He is an actor best known for playing Kevin Costner's father in Field of Dreams (1989). He recently wrote a critically-acclaimed book, called "If You Build It...", a book about Fathers, Fate and Field of Dreams. He has been married to Laurie ... See full bio »

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Field of Dreams John Kinsella
Red Dragon Mr. Jacobi
The Cutting Edge Hale Forrest


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 2016 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
- Dangerous Curve Ahead (2016) ... Priest
- Two Shots: Move Forward (2016) ... Priest
 2013 Ironside (TV Series)
Carter Watson
- Sleeping Dogs (2013) ... Carter Watson
 2012 Private Practice (TV Series)
- Mourning Sickness (2012) ... Matthew
 2010 Locked Down
 2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Young Sam Braun
- Pool Shark (2010) ... Young Sam Braun
 2010 House (TV Series)
- Selfish (2010) ... George
 2010 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Jeff Dunning
- On Thin Ice (2010) ... Jeff Dunning
 2009 Freedom Riders (TV Series)
 2009 The Intervention
Matthew Garret
 2008 Passions (TV Series)
Agent Henderson
- Episode #9.164 (2008) ... Agent Henderson
 2008/II Crazy
Businessman at Bar
 2008 Fast Girl
Bill Johnstone
 2007 The Unit (TV Series)
Ambassador Blashek
- Every Step You Take (2007) ... Ambassador Blashek
 2007 Day Break (TV Series)
Scott Sommers
- What If He's Not Alone? (2007) ... Scott Sommers
 2006 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
William Copeland
- What Fresh Hell? (2006) ... William Copeland
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Matt Thorpe
- The Bogie Man (2005) ... Matt Thorpe
 2003 Firefly (TV Series)
Durran Haymer
- Trash (2003) ... Durran Haymer
 2002 Red Dragon
Mr. Jacobi
 2002 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
- All of Me (2002) ... Steven
 2002 Charmed (TV Series)
Tyler's Foster Father
- Lost and Bound (2002) ... Tyler's Foster Father
 2001 Falling Like This
Deputy Sheriff
 2001 The Zeros
 2001/I Reunion
 2000 Rip Girls (TV Movie)
Ben Miller
 1998 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Sheriff Kyle
- Lady of the Lake (1998) ... Sheriff Kyle
 1998 The Practice (TV Series)
Josh Manning
- Body Count (1998) ... Josh Manning
 1998 Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! (Video)
Henry Mitchell
 1998 Prey (TV Series)
Roger Young
- Infiltration (1998) ... Roger Young
 1998 7th Heaven (TV Series)
- Stuck in the Middle with You (1998) ... Kevin
 1996 Intimate Betrayal (TV Movie)
 1996 Same River Twice
 1996 ER (TV Series)
Dr. David Herlihy
- Union Station (1996) ... Dr. David Herlihy
- No Brain, No Gain (1996) ... Dr. David Herlihy
- Fear of Flying (1996) ... Dr. David Herlihy
 1993-1996 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Bill Richards / Philip Polachek
- Race to Death (1996) ... Bill Richards
- Ship of Thieves (1993) ... Philip Polachek
 1994 Lily in Winter (TV Movie)
Jim Towler
 1994 Without Warning (TV Movie)
Matt Jensen
 1994 Deconstructing Sarah (TV Movie)
 1993 Gettysburg
Capt. Brewer
 1992 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Neil Walters
- Promised Land - December 22, 1971 (1992) ... Neil Walters
 1992 Revenge on the Highway (TV Movie)
Red Robin
 1992 Mom and Dad Save the World
Sirk, Raff's Son
 1992 The Cutting Edge
Hale Forrest
 1990 When You Remember Me (TV Movie)
John Harlen
 1990 The Guardian
Phil Sterling
 1989 Guts and Glory: The Rise and Fall of Oliver North (TV Movie)
Jeff Simms (uncredited)
 1989 Field of Dreams
John Kinsella
 1988 Sonny Spoon (TV Series)
Father Clannon
- Blind Justice (1988) ... Father Clannon
 1988 Desperado: Avalanche at Devil's Ridge (TV Movie)
Jim Buckner
 1987 House II: The Second Story
 1985 Copacabana (TV Movie)
Bibi Sutton
 1985 To Live and Die in L.A.
 1985 House
 1985 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Robbie (segment "Wordplay")
- Wordplay/Dreams for Sale/Chameleon (1985) ... Robbie (segment "Wordplay")
 1984 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Stable Boy
- King of the Cowboys (1984) ... Stable Boy
 1983 The Mississippi (TV Series)
- We Remember, We Revere (1983) ... Bondurant
 1983 The Thorn Birds (TV Mini Series)
Stuart Cleary
- Part 2 (1983) ... Stuart Cleary
- Part 1 (1983) ... Stuart Cleary
 1982 The Member of the Wedding (TV Movie)
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"If You Build It..." a book written by Dwier Brown about his role in "Field of Dreams", fathers and fate. See more »

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