Gary Basaraba

Gary Basaraba
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gary Basaraba (born March 16, 1959) is a Canadian actor best known for playing American police officers. He appeared as Sergeant Richard Santoro on Steven Bochco's Brooklyn South and Officer Ray Heckler on Boomtown. According to the DVD commentary for the first season of the police drama Boomtown, he did most of his driving stunts in the series and he made sure he accurately portrayed police procedures. Basaraba played Heywood Broun, one of the greatest American journalists of the 20th Century, in Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle in 1994. He played Sheriff Grady Kilgore in Fried Green Tomatoes. He also played Saint Andrew in The Last Temptation of Christ, and had a role in Sweet Dreams. Basaraba played Homer Zuckerman in the remake of Charlotte's Web. Basaraba also portrayed the father, Jack Grainger, in One Magic Christmas, opposite Mary Steenburgen. Since 2007, he has appeared in the Canadian television series Mixed Blessings. Basaraba has also made three appearances in the Law & Order franchise, as a bartender in the original series titled "Point of View", as a corrections officer in the Law and Order episode "The Brotherhood" in 2004 and in the fifth season of SVU. It has been announced that Basaraba will be the voice of Hefty Smurf in the live-action/CG family film The Smurfs.
Name Gary Basaraba
Also Known As
Birthday 1959-03-16
Gender Male
IMDB Gary Basaraba profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Edmonton - Alberta - Canada
As: Andrew, Apostle
1988-08-12
The Last Temptation ...
As: Norman Shaw
2006-04-30
Jesse Stone: Death i...
As: Heywood Broun
1994-11-23
Mrs. Parker and the ...
As: Joe Collins
1986-12-19
No Mercy...
As: Homer Zuckerman
2006-12-15
Charlotte's Web...
As: Jack Grainger
1985-11-22
One Magic Christmas...
As: Solly
1995-04-08
A Horse for Danny...
As: Woodhouse
1985-10-02
Sweet Dreams...
As: Pete Timmons
2002-07-30
K-9: P.I....
As: Hefty (Voice)
2011-12-01
The Smurfs: A Christ...
As: Seth
2012-03-31
Hornet's Nest...
As: Bill Decker
1992-05-30
Afterburn...
As: Ernie Blevins
1999-03-28
Man of Miracles...
As: Unknown
1997-01-28
What Happened to Bob...
As: Roy Wheeler
1993-04-05
For Their Own Good...
As: Unknown
2002-05-04
Recipe for Murder...
As: Hefty Smurf (voice)
2013-09-12
The Smurfs: The Lege...
As: Grady Kilgore
1991-12-27
Fried Green Tomatoes...
As: Hefty Smurf (voice)
2011-07-29
The Smurfs...
As: Jerry Pollard
2009-06-11
The Taking of Pelham...
As: Jack Ruby
2016-05-05
Dallas, Sunday Morni...
As: Leland Winters
1991-05-12
Manhunt in the Dakot...
As: Dodge
1994-11-04
The War...
As: Detective Mirojnick
2002-05-10
Unfaithful...
As: Uncle Mitch
2017-10-27
Suburbicon...
As: Hefty Smurf (voice)
2013-07-31
The Smurfs 2...
As: Frank 'Fitz' Fitzsim
2018-12-01
The Irishman...
As: Barkeeper
1989-10-19
Little Sweetheart...
As: Mr. Lipka
2018-01-18
American Animals...
As: Unknown
2005-09-22
Everybody Hates Chri...
As: Unknown
1990-09-13
Law & Order...
As: Unknown
2002-09-29
Boomtown...
As: Unknown
1984-09-16
Miami Vice...
As: Unknown
2003-09-28
Cold Case...
As: Norman Sontag
2014-09-22
Forever...
As: Unknown
2003-09-22
Las Vegas...
As: Unknown
2005-09-20
Close to Home...
As: Unknown
1999-09-23
Third Watch...
As: Unknown
2006-03-05
Numb3rs...
As: Unknown
2000-10-06
CSI: Crime Scene Inv...
As: Unknown
1996-09-28
Early Edition...
As: Unknown
2002-09-16
Everwood...
As: Unknown
1999-09-19
Judging Amy...
As: Unknown
1999-09-20
Law & Order: Special...
As: Unknown
2003-07-22
Nip/Tuck...
As: Unknown
1993-01-31
Homicide: Life on th...
As: Unknown
1999-09-20
Family Law...
As: Unknown
1997-09-22
Brooklyn South...
As: Unknown
1995-03-26
The Outer Limits...
As: Unknown
2012-09-24
Partners...
As: Stu Sommers
2011-09-22
Person of Interest...
As: Ralph Carbone
2009-03-08
Castle...
As: Jimmy Burke
2010-09-24
Blue Bloods...
As: Stephen Hannigan
2008-09-23
The Mentalist...
As: Neil
2014-06-29
The Leftovers...
As: Herb Rennet
2007-07-19
Mad Men...