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Jonathan Banks

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jonathan Banks (born January 31, 1947) is an American character actor in film and television. He tends to play villains. Banks dropped out of Indiana University to join a touring company as a stage manager. He went to Australia with the company and stayed on working in theatre there. In 1974, he moved to Los Angeles and performed on stage before picking up bit parts on television. Probably his best-known movie roles are in two films starring Eddie Murphy: 48 Hrs. and Beverly Hills Cop. In 48 Hrs. he plays a character who is a friend of the lead and is killed by the villain, beginning the lead characters' story. In Beverly Hills Cop, he plays a villain who kills the lead characters' friend and begins his story. Other movie roles include appearances in Armed and Dangerous, Freejack, Flipper, Airplane!, Gremlins, Murder Me, Murder You, and Under Siege 2: Dark Territory. His most recent film to date is the 2007 film Reign Over Me. His biggest break on television, came with the series Wiseguy, in which he played Frank McPike for four years, a role which led to an Emmy award nomination. Although his character was primarily the hero's mentor, stories occasionally featured McPike as hero. In 1981 he appeared as Dutch Schultz on the NBC series the Gangster Chronicles. He also starred on the short-lived science fiction TV series Otherworld, as Kommander Neveen Kroll and in the sitcom Fired Up. Banks has also made guest appearances on TV shows including Alias, CSI, Day Break, Highlander: The Series, Matlock, SeaQuest DSV, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Women of the House and Walker Texas Ranger. Most recently, Banks appeared in the final Season Two episodes of Dexter, and in episodes of ER, Cold Case, and Shark, Modern Family. In the second season finale of Breaking Bad, Banks appeared as a mysterious character named Mike. Banks was made a series regular for the third season.


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Born:
Jan 31, 1947 In Washington - District of Columbia - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
107
Première apparrition :
In the series The Waltons 1972-09-14
Dernier projet:
Film The Passenger 2018-01-24
Connu pour
Poster of The Yard
Poster of The Expanse
Poster of Better Call Saul
Poster of Carter Country
Filmographie
Film The Passenger Walt 2018-01-24
Film Mudbound Pappy McAllan 2017-11-17
Series The Yard Narrator 2016-04-20
Film En cavale Harper 2016-04-29
Series Better Call Saul Mike Erhmantraut 2015-02-08
Film Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Magical Friendship 2015-10-18
Series The Expanse Executive Officer 2015-12-14
Film Bullet Carlito Kane 2014-02-25
Film Comment tuer son boss 2 Detective Hatcher 2014-11-26
Film Authors Anonymous David Kelleher 2014-04-18
Film Watercolor Postcards Ledball 2013-01-01
Film Arnaque à la carte Paul 2013-02-07
Film Proud American Mr. Moretti 2012-09-12
Series Lie to me Unknown 2009-01-21
Series Castle Bruce Kirby 2009-03-08
Series Modern Family Unknown 2009-09-23
Series Community Professor Buzz Hickey 2009-09-17
Series Breaking Bad Mike Ehrmantraut 2008-01-19
Series Eli Stone Unknown 2008-01-31
Film À cœur ouvert Stelter 2007-03-23
Film Murder 101: College Can be Murder Det. Frank Chambers 2007-01-29
Series Life Unknown 2007-09-26
Series Shark Unknown 2006-09-21
Film Puff, Puff, Pass Lance 2006-05-09
Series Dexter Unknown 2006-10-01
Series DOS : Division des Opérations Spéciales Unknown 2005-09-21
Film Bloodline Leo Killpriest 2003-01-01
Series MythBusters Self 2003-01-23
Series Mon oncle Charlie Pawn Broker 2003-09-22
Series Joan of Arcadia Unknown 2003-09-26
Film R.S.V.P. Walter Franklin 2002-01-15
Series FBI Portés Disparus Unknown 2002-09-26
Film Dark Blue James Barcomb 2002-12-14
Film Crocodile Dundee 3 Milos Drubnik 2001-04-12
Film Double Sentence Price 2001-04-15
Series Alias Unknown 2001-09-30
Series Les Experts Unknown 2000-10-06
Series Washington Police Unknown 2000-10-07
Film Let The Devil Wear Black Satch 1999-01-01
Film Trash Judge Callum 1999-06-24
Film Foolish Numbers 1999-04-09
Film Un Mort pour un Dollar Col. Skinner 1998-01-01
Film A Thousand Men and a Baby Father O'Riley 1997-12-07
Series Fired Up 1997-04-10
Film Dark Breed Joseph Shay 1996-01-01
Film Wiseguy 1996-05-02
Film Harvey C.J. Lofgren 1996-10-19
Film Flipper Dirk Moran 1996-05-17
Film Futur Justice Doc 1995-01-01
Series Seaquest - Police des mers Unknown 1994-01-19
Series Un tandem de choc Unknown 1994-09-22
Film Body Shot Simon Devereaux / Blake Donner 1994-03-09
Series Urgences Unknown 1994-09-19
Film Blind Side Aaron 1993-01-30
Film L'Extrême Limite Max Waxman 1993-04-16
Series Diagnostic : Meurtre Unknown 1993-10-29
Series Walker, Texas Ranger Unknown 1993-04-21
Film Marilyn & Bobby: Her Final Affair Joe Scoman 1993-08-04
Film Freejack Mark Michelette 1992-01-17
Film There Goes the Neighborhood Handsome Harry 1992-10-30
Film Don't Touch My Daughter Charles Ryter 1991-04-07
Film Honeymoon Academy Pitt 1990-05-11
Series Les Contes de la crypte Unknown 1989-06-10
Film Pin PIN (voice) 1988-11-25
Film Cold Steel Iceman 1987-01-01
Film Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love Luke Dickson 1987-02-23
Series Un flic dans la mafia Frank McPike 1987-09-16
Film The Fifth Missile Ray Olson 1986-02-23
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Film Who Is Julia? Jack Bodine 1986-10-26
Film Armé et dangereux Clyde Klepper 1986-08-15
Film Assassin Earl Dickman 1986-03-19
Series Otherworld 1985-01-26
Series Hollywood Beat Unknown 1985-09-21
Film Nadia Gheorge Comaneci 1984-06-11
Film Gremlins Deputy Brent 1984-06-07
Film Les Aventures de Buckaroo Banzaï à travers la 8ème dimension Lizardo Hospital Guard 1984-08-15
Series Crazy like a Fox Unknown 1984-12-30
Film Le Flic de Beverly Hills Zack, Maitland's Thug 1984-11-29
Series Rick Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Film Murder Me, Murder You Janos Saracen 1983-04-09
Series Le juge et le pilote Unknown 1983-09-18
Series Hooker Unknown 1982-03-13
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Series Cagney et Lacey Unknown 1982-03-25
Film Frances Hitchhiker 1982-12-03
Film 48 heures Algren 1982-12-07
Film The Gangster Chronicles Dutch Schultz 1981-02-02
Series Hill Street Blues Unknown 1981-01-15
Series The Gangster Chronicles 1981-02-02
Series Falcon Crest Unknown 1981-12-04
Film Gangster Wars Dutch Schultz 1981-04-09
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Series Sanford Unknown 1980-03-15
Film Désespéré Voyage Louis 1980-11-29
Film Y a-t-il un pilote dans l'avion ? Gunderson 1980-07-02
Series Ike 1st Sergeant 1979-01-01
Film The Ordeal of Patty Hearst Pato 1979-03-04
Film The Rose 1979-11-07
Film She's Dressed To Kill Rudy Striker 1979-12-10
Film Les Guerriers de l'enfer Marine 1978-08-02
Film The Word Young LeBrun 1978-11-12
Series Lou Grant Unknown 1977-09-20
Series Carter Country Unknown 1977-09-15
Film The Girl in the Empty Grave Courtland Gates 1977-09-20
Series La petite maison dans la prairie Unknown 1974-09-11
Series The Waltons Unknown 1972-09-14