Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is a Puerto Rican-American actor, perhaps best known for his long-running roles on the TV series L.A. Law and NYPD Blue. He achieved a M.F.A. from Cornell University in 1982.
Smits has received various nominations for the Golden Globe and the Emmy Awards. Bigger audiences became aware of Smits for his appearance as Senator Bail Organa in the Star Wars Episodes II and III.
Though born in New York, Smits has deep Puerto Rican roots and he frequently visits the island.
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Though born in New York, Smits has deep Puerto Rican roots and he frequently visits the island. Among his most notable efforts:. Bigger audiences became aware of Smits for his appearance as Senator Bail Organa in the Star Wars Episodes II and III. Sutherland has directed three and appeared in over 50 films. Smits has received various nominations for the Golden Globe and the Emmy Awards. A portion of Sutherland's appearance is displayed after the credits. from Cornell University in 1982. Sutherland, driving by at the time, jumped out of his car and intervened, only to discover that he was interrupting a student film.
He achieved a M.F.A. In the episode "White Power", The Dudes beat an old lady and steal her purse to facilitate their addiction to teeth whiteners. Law and NYPD Blue. During the fall of 2001, Sutherland unintentionally interrupted the filming of the premire episode of the online series The Lonely Island (http://www.thelonelyisland.com/). Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is a Puerto Rican-American actor, perhaps best known for his long-running roles on the TV series L.A. On April 18, 2000, Sutherland was a featured speaker at the Friends of Medicare rally in Edmonton, Alberta, which sought to prevent the governing Conservative premier Ralph Klein from amending Bill 11 in manner which protesters alleged would permit "two-tier health care" in Canada. Sutherland's personal views on gun politics are unknown.
After the original broadcast of the November 25, 2003 episode of 24, Kiefer Sutherland broke character to address the issue of gun safety, most likely to waive Fox Network of liability in case someone attempted to recreate the Russian Roulette scenes. Sutherland gave a promotion for an organization called Americans For Gun Safety Foundation. The graphic novel is about Sutherland's character Jack Bauer when he first joins CTU; this takes place before the first season occurs. There is also a graphic novel called One Shot due to come out in the summer of 2004. A fourth season is due to begin in January of 2005.
The first season was such a hit that there was a second and third season made. 24 was originally intended to be a one time mini-series in which special agent Jack Bauer (played by Sutherland) has to stop a presidential candidate from being assassinated as well as rescue his wife and daughter (who are being held hostage). Sutherland is well known for his role as special agent Jack Bauer in U.S. television show 24. He has a twin sister named Rachel, who has had a few credits in film production but does not work as an actress.
He is the son of Donald Sutherland and Shirley Douglas, both actors themselves, and the grandson of Canadian statesman Tommy Douglas. He was born in London, England while his parents were working there, but was raised in Canada. Kiefer William Frederick Dempsey George Rufus Sutherland (born December 21, 1966) is a Canadian television and film actor. The Bay Boy (1984), his first film role, which earned him a Genie nomination for best actor.
Also starring: River Phoenix, Wil Wheaton and Corey Feldman. Both groups arrive at the dead body at the same time and there is a showdown to see who will get credit for finding the body. The younger boys that are not in Ace's gang are also on the same mission. Two of Ace's gang members are somehow tied to this dead body, they go on a hunt to find it and become famous.
The premise of the movie is some younger boys go on a mission to find a body. In this movie, Sutherland plays Ace, the leader of a gang. Stand By Me (1986). The younger brother of the boy Kiefer turns into a vampire finds out that his brother has been turned into a vampire. Along with two other boys they go on a vampire hunt to destroy the gang of vampires.
In this film Sutherland plays a lead vampire in a small town in the United States that corrupts a teenage boy that just moved there. The Lost Boys (1987). A story about a group of outcast cowboys trying to defend the land of a man who took them in and helped educate them. Young Guns (1988), with Emilio Estevez, and Charlie Sheen.
Shortly after, however, Julia Roberts broke off the engagement to be with one of Kiefer Sutherlands close friends. During the filming of this movie Kiefer Sutherland and Julia Roberts became engaged. They play medical students experimenting with death. Flatliners (1990), with Julia Roberts and Kevin Bacon.
Sutherland is a supporting actor, the partner of Chet (played by Chris Isaak). Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (1992), the prequel to the acclaimed Twin Peaks series. Alongside: Jack Nicholson, Kevin Bacon, and Tom Cruise. Sutherland does not star in this film, but is an actor in it.
A Few Good Men (1992). Based loosely on the classic novel by Alexander Dumas. The Three Musketeers (1993), a Walt Disney film also starring Charlie Sheen, Tim Curry and Chris O'Donnell. The mother (Sally Field) is bent on revenge after this event.
He does this while the daughter is on the phone with her mother. In the beginning of the film he kills and rapes Sally Field's daughter's character. In this film Sutherland plays a killer/rapist opposite Sally Field. An Eye for an Eye (1996).
Kiefer did not have a major acting role in the film, but he was a supporting actor. Everything goes wrong when they rob the man, and Sutherland, along with 3 other men have to run from the police, and a vicious mob boss (played by Martin Sheen). The premise of the movie is guy that just got out of jail decides to rob cocaine from the man he works for. Truth or Consequences, NM (1997). Directed by Sutherland.
Daniel Schreber. Dark City (1998), as Dr. Woman Wanted (1999), director and as Wendell Goddard. Phone Booth (2003), as the caller.