David Morse

David Morse

  • Born on
    • October 11th, 1953
David Bowditch Morse (born October 11, 1953) is an American stage, television, and film actor. He first came to national attention as Dr. Jack Morrison in the medical drama St. Elsewhere from 1982 to 1988. Morse continued his movie career with roles in Dancer in the Dark, The Negotiator, The Green Mile, Disturbia, The Long Kiss Goodnight, The Crossing Guard, The Rock, Extreme Measures, Twelve Monkeys, 16 Blocks, and Hounddog. In 2006, Morse had a recurring role as Detective Michael Tritter on the medical drama House for which he received an Emmy Award nomination.  Morse portrayed George Washington in the 2008 HBO Miniseries John Adams, which garnered him a second Emmy nomination. Morse has received acclaim for his portrayal of Uncle Peck on the Off-Broadway play How I Learned to Drive for which he earned a Drama Desk and Obie Award. He also had success on Broadway, portraying James "Sharky" Harkin in The Seafarer. As of 2011, Morse is a regular on the HBO series, "Treme". ​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Acting (51 Credits)

2021The Virtuoso as The Deputy
2021The Chair (2021) as Paul Larson
2020The Good Lord Bird as Dutch Henry Sherman
2018Escape at Dannemora as Gene Palmer
2016Outsiders as Big Foster
2015The Boy as John
2015Concussion as Mike Webster
2013McCanick as Eugene 'Mack' McCanick
2013Horns as Dale Williams
2013World War Z as Ex-CIA Agent
2012The Odd Life of Timothy Green as James Green, Sr.
2011Collaborator as GusWatch Free
2011Drive Angry as Webster
2010Shanghai as Richard Astor
2010Treme as Terry Colson
2009Mother and Child as Tom
2008The Hurt Locker as Col. Reed
2008Passengers as Arkin
2008John Adams as George Washington
2007Disturbia as Robert Turner
2007Hounddog as Daddy
200616 Blocks as Frank Nugent
2005Down in the Valley as WadeWatch Free
2005Dreamer as Palmer
2005Nearing Grace as Shep Nearing
2002The Slaughter Rule as Gideon 'Gid' Ferguson
2002Double Vision as Kevin Richter
2001Hearts in Atlantis as Adult Bobby Garfield
2000Bait as Edgar Clenteen
2000Dancer in the Dark as Bill Houston
2000Proof of Life as Peter Bowman
1999The Green Mile as Brutus "Brutal" Howell
1999Crazy in Alabama as Dove Bullis
1998The Negotiator as Cdr. Adam Beck
1997Contact as Ted Arroway
1996Extreme Measures as FBI Agent Frank Hare
1996The Rock as Major Tom Baxter
1996The Long Kiss Goodnight as Luke / Daedalus
1995The Crossing Guard as John Booth
199512 Monkeys as Dr. Peters
1995The Langoliers as Captain Brian Engle
1994The Getaway as Jim Deer Jackson
1993The Good Son as Jack Evans
1992Two-Fisted Tales as Tom McMurdo (segment "Showdown")
1991The Indian Runner as Joe Roberts
1990Desperate Hours as Albert
1989Brotherhood of the Rose as Remus
1983Max Dugan Returns as Shoe Store Cop
1982St. Elsewhere as Dr. Jack Morrison
1980Inside Moves as Jerry Maxwell


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