Hamish Linklater


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Hamish Linklater is an American actor. He is known for playing Matthew Kimble in The New Adventures of Old Christine, Andrew Keanelly in The Crazy Ones, and Clark Debussy in Legion. He is the son of dramatic vocal trainer Kristin Linklater. In 2021, he starred as Father Paul in the Netflix horror miniseries Midnight Mass, for which he received ... See full bio »

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The Big Short Porter Collins
(2015)
Battleship Cal Zapata
(2012)
Fantastic Four Leonard
(2005)
Magic in the Moonlight Brice Catledge
(2014)

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 2022 Manhunt (TV Series)
Abraham Lincoln
- Episode #1.1 (2022) ... Abraham Lincoln
 2022 Marvel Wastelanders: Doom (Podcast Series)
Sandman
- Chapter Three: Mask-less (2022) ... Sandman
- Chapter Two: A Fantastic Four (2022) ... Sandman
 2022 Dead for a Dollar
Martin Kidd
 2022 Gaslit (TV Mini Series)
Jeb Magruder
- Final Days (2022) ... Jeb Magruder
- Tuffy (2022) ... Jeb Magruder
- Honeymoon (2022) ... Jeb Magruder
- Malum in se (2022) ... Jeb Magruder
- King George (2022) ... Jeb Magruder
 2022 Angelyne (TV Mini Series)
Rick Krause
- Dream Machine (2022) ... Rick Krause
- Pink Clouds (2022) ... Rick Krause
- The Tease (2022) ... Rick Krause
- Glow in the Dark Queen of the Universe (2022) ... Rick Krause
 2021 Midnight Mass (TV Mini Series)
Father Paul
- Book VII: Revelation (2021) ... Father Paul
- Book VI: Acts of the Apostles (2021) ... Father Paul
- Book V: Gospel (2021) ... Father Paul
- Book IV: Lamentations (2021) ... Father Paul
- Book III: Proverbs (2021) ... Father Paul
 2021 Cinema Toast (TV Series)
- Quiet Illness (2021) ... (voice)
 2021 Tell Me Your Secrets (TV Series)
John Tyler
- The Dead Come Back (2021) ... John Tyler
- Gotcha (2021) ... John Tyler
- Be Mine (2021) ... John Tyler
- Now You See Me (2021) ... John Tyler
- I'm a Good Person (2021) ... John Tyler
 2020 The Stand (TV Mini Series)
Dr. Jim Ellis
- The End (2020) ... Dr. Jim Ellis
 2020 Monsterland (TV Series)
Dr. Joe Keller
- New Orleans, Louisiana (2020) ... Dr. Joe Keller
 2017-2019 Legion (TV Series)
Clark / Clark DeBussy
- Chapter 27 (2019) ... Clark DeBussy (credit only)
- Chapter 26 (2019) ... Clark DeBussy (credit only)
- Chapter 25 (2019) ... Clark DeBussy (credit only)
- Chapter 24 (2019) ... Clark DeBussy
- Chapter 23 (2019) ... Clark DeBussy
 2018 Paper Year
Noah Bearinger
 2018 You Can't Say No
Miles
 2017 Unicorn Store
Gary
 2017 Fargo (TV Series)
Larue Dollard
- Somebody to Love (2017) ... Larue Dollard
- Aporia (2017) ... Larue Dollard
- The Lord of No Mercy (2017) ... Larue Dollard
- The House of Special Purpose (2017) ... Larue Dollard
 2017/II A Midsummer Night's Dream
Lysander
 2016 I Shudder (TV Movie)
Elyott Vionnet
 2016 World's End (TV Movie)
Henry
 2015 The Big Short
Porter Collins
 2015 Ithaca
Tom Spangler
 2015 One More Time
Tim
 2014 Magic in the Moonlight
Brice Catledge
 2014 The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
Tommy Altmann
 2013-2014 The Crazy Ones (TV Series)
Andrew Keanelly
- The Lighthouse (2014) ... Andrew Keanelly
- The Monster (2014) ... Andrew Keanelly
- Love Sucks (2014) ... Andrew Keanelly
- Danny Chase Hates Brad Paisley (2014) ... Andrew Keanelly
- March Madness (2014) ... Andrew Keanelly
 2013 Redemption Trail
David
 2013 The Newsroom (TV Series)
Jerry Dantana
- Red Team III (2013) ... Jerry Dantana
- One Step Too Many (2013) ... Jerry Dantana
- Unintended Consequences (2013) ... Jerry Dantana
- Willie Pete (2013) ... Jerry Dantana
- The Genoa Tip (2013) ... Jerry Dantana
 2013 42
Ralph Branca
 2012-2013 The Good Wife (TV Series)
David LaGuardia
- Red Team, Blue Team (2013) ... David LaGuardia
- Battle of the Proxies (2012) ... David LaGuardia
 2012 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
David Morris
- Manhattan Vigil (2012) ... David Morris
 2012 The Big C (TV Series)
Dave Cooper
- Killjoy (2012) ... Dave Cooper
- How Bazaar (2012) ... Dave Cooper
- Life Rights (2012) ... Dave Cooper
- Face Off (2012) ... Dave Cooper
 2012 I'm Coming Over (Short)
Buffalo
 2012 Lola Versus
Henry
 2012 Battleship
Cal Zapata
 2011 The Future
Jason
 2010 Evil Shrink (Video short)
Simon
 2006-2010 The New Adventures of Old Christine (TV Series)
Matthew Kimble
- Get Smarter (2010) ... Matthew Kimble
- Scream (2010) ... Matthew Kimble
- I Love What You Do for Me (2010) ... Matthew Kimble
- Revenge Makeover (2010) ... Matthew Kimble
- Up in the Airport (2010) ... Matthew Kimble
 2009 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Evan Grant
- Blue on Blue (2009) ... Evan Grant
 2008 The Violent Kind (Video)
Frank
 2007 Pushing Daisies (TV Series)
John Joseph Jacobs
- Girth (2007) ... John Joseph Jacobs
 2006 Affair Game (Short)
Henry
 2005/I Fantastic Four
Leonard
 2005 Everything's Gone Green (Short)
William
 2005 The Sailor's Girl (Short)
 2004 5ive Days to Midnight (TV Mini Series)
Carl Axelrod
- Day 5 (2004) ... Carl Axelrod
- Day 4 (2004) ... Carl Axelrod
- Day 3 (2004) ... Carl Axelrod
- Day 1 (2004) ... Carl Axelrod
- Day 2 (2004) ... Carl Axelrod
 2004 American Dreams (TV Series)
Pvt. Stan Silver
- No Way Out (2004) ... Pvt. Stan Silver
- Stewart's Charge (2004) ... Pvt. Stan Silver
- Chasing the Past (2004) ... Pvt. Stan Silver
- Can't Hold On (2004) ... Pvt. Stan Silver
- Shoot the Moon (2004) ... Pvt. Stan Silver
 2003 Dragnet (TV Series)
Kevin Grimes
- The Magic Bullet (2003) ... Kevin Grimes
 2003 Final Draft
Marty
 2002 Live from Baghdad (TV Movie)
Richard Roth
 2000-2001 Gideon's Crossing (TV Series)
Dr. Bruce Cherry
- Heart of Glass (2001) ... Dr. Bruce Cherry
- The Crash (2001) ... Dr. Bruce Cherry
- Filaments and Ligatures (2001) ... Dr. Bruce Cherry
- Flashpoint (2001) ... Dr. Bruce Cherry
- The Others (2001) ... Dr. Bruce Cherry
 2000 Groove
David
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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Plays John Pace Seavering in "The Violet Hour" play by Richard Greenberg (South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa, California, USA). See more »

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Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)

Spouse:

Jessica Goldberg  (divorced)  (1 child)

Parents:

Kristin Linklater | Lincoln Cormeny, James

Relatives:

Magnus Linklater (aunt or uncle) | See more »
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I did try to go to college and try to be an English major. See more »

Trivia:

His mother is Scottish and his father was American. His ancestry is Scottish, German, English, Irish, Swedish, and remote Belgian (Flemish). See more »

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