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Michael O'Neill

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Michael O'Neill is an American actor. With a career stretching through three decades, he usually portrays senior law enforcement or military officers. He is perhaps best known for his role as Special agent Ron Butterfield, the head of President Josiah Bartlet's Secret Service detail, on The West Wing. He played CTU Administrative Director Richard Walsh in the first two episodes of 24. He played Sgt. Maj. Ron Cheals in the CBS action-drama series The Unit. He starred in the Season Six 2 part Finale of Grey's Anatomy as the broken widower who holds the hospital hostage with a 9mm while pursuing the doctors responsible for unplugging his wife. His most notable film performances occur in Seabiscuit, Secondhand Lions, Transformers, Dancer, Texas Pop 81, Traffic, Sea of Love, A Quiet Little Marriage, Nothing But the Truth, and Green Zone. O'Neill graduated from Auburn University in 1974. After attending Auburn he spent time under the tutelage of actor Will Geer and his daughter, Ellen, at Theatricum Botanicum in Los Angeles before moving to New York to pursue his career there. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael O'Neill, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Movie/TV Credits:
30
First Appeared:
In the series A Sharp Intake of Breath 1977-07-28
Latest Project:
Movie 11.22.63 2016-02-15
Known For
Poster of Green Zone
Poster of Transformers
Poster of Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
Poster of A Sharp Intake of Breath
Filmography
Movie 11.22.63 Mr. Price 2016-02-15
Movie The Grim Sleeper Detective Simms 2014-03-15
Series Extant Alan Sparks 2014-07-09
Movie Dallas Buyers Club Richard Barkley 2013-09-07
Movie Green Zone Colonel Bethel 2010-03-11
Series The Glades Unknown 2010-07-11
Series Rizzoli & Isles Unknown 2010-07-12
Movie Crazy Ralph Christianson 2008-03-02
Movie A Quiet Little Marriage Bruce 2008-11-07
Series Fringe Unknown 2008-09-09
Movie Transformers Tom Banacheck 2007-06-27
Series Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Series Prison Break Unknown 2005-08-29
Movie Around the Bend Cowboy 2004-10-08
Movie Secondhand Lions Ralph 2003-09-19
Movie Monsieur Ibrahim Pete Burton 2003-12-03
Movie The Legend of Bagger Vance O.B. Keeler 2000-11-02
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Series Roswell Unknown 1999-10-06
Movie Virtual Obsession 1998-02-01
Movie Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 Mr. Lusk 1998-05-01
Series Chicago Hope Unknown 1994-09-18
Movie For Their Own Good Clark Thompson 1993-04-05
Movie Victim of Love: The Shannon Mohr Story Dick Britton 1993-11-09
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Movie An Unremarkable Life Michael 1989-10-12
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Lawyer Rodman 1983-04-04
Movie Molly Lyle 1983-12-27
Series A Sharp Intake of Breath General Matheson 1977-07-28
Movie Joyride Henderson's Assistant 1977-08-17