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Jeff Fahey is a Actor and Producer American born on 29 november 1952 at Olean (USA)

Jeff Fahey

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Birth name Jeffrey David Fahey
Nationality USA
Birth 29 november 1952 (69 years) at Olean (USA)

Jeffrey David "Jeff" Fahey (born November 29, 1952) is an American film and television actor. He has portrayed Captain Frank Lapidus on the ABC series Lost and the title role of Deputy Marshal Winston MacBride on The Marshal.

Biography

Jeunesse
Fahey est né à Buffalo, New York, le sixième de 13 frères et sœurs. Sa mère, Jane, était une femme au foyer, et son père, Frank Fahey, a travaillé dans un magasin de vêtements. Jeff a été élevé à Buffalo, New York. Il quitte la maison à l'âge de 17 ans et fait de l'auto-stop qui l'amènera en Europe, il travaille en Israël



Carrière
Fahey a commencé à jouer lorsqu'il a gagné une bourse d'études, en dansant à la Joffrey Ballet School à l'âge de 25 ans.

En 1985, il a obtenu son premier grand rôle au cinéma, en jouant "Tyree" dans Silverado. En 1986, il a joué dans Psycho III dans le rôle de Duane duc, un guitariste désespéré. Cette même année, Fahey est en guest star sur Miami Vice Saison 3.

Il a joué "Thorold Stone" dans le film Révélation. Plus tard il jouera aux côtés de Pierce Brosnan dans Le cobaye.

En 1990, il joue aux côtés de Marisa Tomei dans Parker Kane et Clint Eastwood dans Chasseur blanc, cœur noir. En 1995, il joue le rôle de "Winston McBride" sur American Broadcasting Company Le maréchal. Il est apparu dans le Robert Rodriguez, Planet Terror. En 2007, il a joué dans Messages avec Bruce Payne.

Fahey est apparu comme casse-cou dans un épisode de Psych au début de la troisième saison de l'émission.

Fahey a joué un personnage récurrent, Frank Lapidus, pilote d'avion et pilote d'hélicoptère pour l'équipe de recherche envoyée sur une l'île dans Lost (saison 4 et 5), et en tant que personnage régulier pour la sixième saison.

En 2010, il a joué un rôle majeur dans le film d'action de Robert Rodriguez "Machete".

En 2013, une nouvelle production de la pièce classique "Douze hommes en colère" a eu lieu à Londres, jusqu'en mars 2014. Fahey a joué le rôle du dernier juré. D'autres acteurs notables apparaissent dans cette production (Martin Shaw joue le juré numéro 8 (un rôle rendu célèbre dans le film 1957 par Henry Fonda, Robert Vaughn et Nick Moran.


Les efforts humanitaires
En 2006 et 2007 Fahey passe du temps en Afghanistan pour aider à l'Université américaine d'Afghanistan, et au lancement d'un projet visant à aider les orphelins de Kaboul.

Le travail humanitaire de Jeff Fahey a tourné autour du Comité américain pour les réfugiés et les immigrants, dans lequel il a mis l'accent sur le sujet de l'entreposage, une pratique dans laquelle les droits et la mobilité des réfugiés est limitée par un pays d'accueil.

Best films

Wyatt Earp (1994)
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Filmography of Jeff Fahey (53 films)

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Alita: Battle Angel, 2h2
Directed by Robert Rodríguez
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Romance
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Cyberpunk films, Children's films, Anticipation
Actors Rosa Bianca Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Ed Skrein, Mahershala Ali, Jennifer Connelly, Jackie Earle Haley
Roles McTeague
Rating72% 3.648523.648523.648523.648523.64852
L'an 2563, 300 ans après que la Terre a connu une catastrophe appelée "l'effondrement" consécutive à une guerre contre Mars. Dans la ville d'Iron City infestée par le crime, le Dr Dyson Ido, médecin spécialisé dans les augmentations biomécaniques, cherche des pièces détachées dans une décharge à ciel ouvert venant de Zalem, dernière cité céleste de la planète, surplombant Iron City, et où chacun rêve d'aller. Ido trouve le corps d'une cyborg en piteux état. Il va alors la ramener dans sa clinique pour la réparer. La jeune cyborg se réveille, réparée mais amnésique. Le docteur Ido la rebaptise Alita (du prénom de sa fille décédée) et lui fait découvrir le monde dans lequel ils survivent. Mais Alita se découvre des réflexes combatifs et une force surhumaine, veut toujours en savoir plus et aller plus loin. Elle fait la connaissance d'Hugo, un jeune revendeur de pièces détachées auquel elle se lie rapidement. Alita va tenter de comprendre qui elle est réellement et d'où elle vient. Elle croise la route du terrible Vector, qui contrôle les matches du sport ultra-populaire de la ville, le Motorball.
Urge
Urge (2016)
, 1h29
Origin USA
Genres Thriller
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors Alexis Knapp, Justin Chatwin, Ashley Greene, Pierce Brosnan, Danny Masterson, Bar Paly
Roles Gerald
Rating44% 2.200792.200792.200792.200792.20079
Une escapade d'un week-end prend un étrange tournant quand un mystérieux propriétaire de boîte de nuit (Pierce Brosnan) propose à un groupe d'amis une nouvelle drogue. Libérés de leurs inhibitions, ils commencent à réaliser leurs fantasmes les plus extravagants, mais ce qui commence comme une fête devient vite un jeu mortel, et alors que la nuit s'avance l'île paradisiaque se transforme en une véritable "maison de fous" tropicale.
Too Late
Too Late (2016)

Genres Drama, Crime
Actors John Hawkes, Joanna Cassidy, Jeff Fahey, Robert Forster, Dichen Lachman, Dash Mihok
Roles Roger
Rating66% 3.3033853.3033853.3033853.3033853.303385
Un enquêteur privé parcourt les rues de Los Angeles pour retrouver une femme disparue de son passé. Il se retrouve alors emmêlé dans un scandale minable impliquant des clubs de striptease, des petits revendeurs de drogue et des filles disparues.
Rewind
Rewind (2013)

Directed by Jack Bender
Genres Science fiction
Actors Jeff Fahey, David Cronenberg, Robbie Jones, Keisha Castle-Hugues, Shane McRae, Kenneth Welsh
Roles Ellis
Rating60% 3.0476153.0476153.0476153.0476153.047615
The film opens with an apparent terrorist attack involving a nuclear device which destroys New York City killing 9 million people. The perpetrator, Benjamin Rourke, a Nobel prize winning physicist, had become embittered by the death of his wife, and had devised a means to travel in time; he had engineered the bomb plot to force the US Government to build his machine in order to send agents back to prevent the disaster happening. He had also arranged matters that the only way to do this was to have them prevent his wife's death. The story describes the process of the team, CIA agents Sean Knox and Danny Gates, and scientist Lyndsay Bryce, arriving at this conclusion and their efforts to achieve this without doing too much damage/damaging to the time-line.
Eldorado
Eldorado (2012)

Directed by Richard Driscoll
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy, Horror comedy, Horror, Musical, Western
Themes Transport films, Musical films, Road movies, Comedy horror films
Actors Daryl Hannah, David Carradine, Michael Madsen, Steve Guttenberg, Richard Driscoll, Peter O'Toole
Roles Doc Martin
Rating24% 1.224541.224541.224541.224541.22454
The Stranger, a tall striking creature dressed in white sets into motions a series of events whilst reciting the Edgar Allan Poe's poem "Eldorado", which will have an effect on those heading towards the mythical city. The evening was going to be a normal Blues Brothers tribute gig for Oliver and Stanley Rosenblum, The Jews Brothers at a local Bar Mitzvah, but things were not going to go to plan for Stan and Ollie. After being wrongly sent to entertain the annual conference of Neo Nazi's instead of the stripper, which was sent to the Bar Mitzvah by their inept Manager JJ. The Jews Brothers are chased out of town by the head of the Californian Chapter of Neo Nazi's General Zwick, and after contacting their agent JJ who makes amends for the mix up by sending the boys and the stripper Lesley Dean to do a show at the Eldorado Festival.
Sushi Girl
Sushi Girl (2012)
, 1h38
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Tony Todd, Noah Hathaway, James Duval, Mark Hamill, David Dastmalchian, Sonny Chiba
Roles Morris
Rating59% 2.997882.997882.997882.997882.99788
Fish (Noah Hathaway) has been recently released from prison where he was serving time for his part in a diamond heist. He refused to give the authorities any information on his partners in crime nor reveal to them the location of the stolen diamonds. In order to locate and divide the stolen diamonds, crime boss Duke (Tony Todd) invited "Fish" to dinner along with the rest of the gang, including Crow (Mark Hamill), Max (Andy Mackenzie) and Francis (James Duval). The meal is sushi, served on the naked body of a woman, the titular Sushi Girl (Cortney Palm), who must remain motionless and silent for the duration of the night.
Guns, Girls and Gambling, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Crime
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Gary Oldman, Christian Slater, Megan Park, Helena Mattsson, Eddie Spears, Tony Cox
Roles The Cowboy
Rating54% 2.749492.749492.749492.749492.74949
John Smith (Christian Slater) is down on his luck. His girlfriend left him for a doctor. He headed to an Indian Reservation casino only to have his wallet stolen by a hooker. His money was in a security wallet though, so he enters an Elvis Impersonation contest and loses but then proceeds to plays cards with four other Elvis impersonators: The Winner Elvis (Gary Oldman), Gay Elvis (Chris Kattan), Little Person Elvis (Tony Cox), and Asian Elvis (Anthony Brandon Wong). They beat him at cards enough times to bankrupt him and then he dozes off. He gets woken up by casino security guards who think he stole a priceless ancient Indian mask.
Lake Effects, 1h34
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Scottie Thompson, Jane Seymour, Jeff Fahey, Casper Van Dien, Sean Patrick Flanery, Madeline Zima
Roles Ray
Rating55% 2.7979652.7979652.7979652.7979652.797965
Deux sœurs, qui ne se sont pas vues depuis longtemps, sont réunies par le décès accidentel de leur père. Dans leur maison natale, le passé ressurgit.
Machete
Machete (2010)
, 1h45
Directed by Robert Rodríguez, Ethan Maniquis
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action
Themes Films about alcoholism, Films about immigration, La précarité, Children's films
Actors Danny Trejo, Steven Seagal, Michelle Rodríguez, Jeff Fahey, Lindsay Lohan, Daryl Sabara
Roles Michael Booth
Rating65% 3.2980753.2980753.2980753.2980753.298075
The story revolves around Machete Cortez (Danny Trejo), a former Mexican Federal. The film opens in Mexico with Machete and his younger partner on a mission to rescue a kidnapped girl (Mayra J. Leal). During the operation, his partner is killed, the kidnapped girl stabs him before being killed herself, and Machete is betrayed by his corrupt Chief to the powerful drug lord, Rogelio Torrez (Steven Seagal), who kills Machete's wife and implies that he will kill his daughter before leaving him for dead.
Terror Trap, 1h26
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors David James Elliott, Michael Madsen, Jeff Fahey
Roles Sheriff
Rating36% 1.8411251.8411251.8411251.8411251.841125
When married couple Don and his wife, Nancy, who face relationship problems and constantly argue, go on a "vacation" to a casino, a car accident takes place. Looking for help, they call the town's sheriff, who suggests they go to a certain motel and he will have the car towed the next day. At the motel, they find blood in their apartment, and a girl being savagely killed next door. The two must fight for their lives against the motel's workers and men dressed in unusual masks, but can they survive a night alone against dangerous men all by themselves with no real weapons or any other means of support?
Planet Terror, 1h45
Directed by Robert Rodríguez
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Horror comedy, Action, Horror
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Comedy horror films, LGBT-related films, Disaster films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Rose McGowan, Freddy Rodríguez, Josh Brolin, Marley Shelton, Jeff Fahey, Michael Biehn
Roles J.T. Hague
Rating70% 3.54663.54663.54663.54663.5466
In rural Texas, go-go dancer Cherry Darling (Rose McGowan) decides to quit her low-paying job and find another occupation. She runs into her mysterious ex-boyfriend El Wray (Freddy Rodriguez) at the Bone Shack, a BBQ restaurant owned by J.T. Hague (Jeff Fahey) and his sheriff brother (Michael Biehn). Meanwhile, a group of officials at a nearby US military base, led by the demented Lt. Muldoon (Bruce Willis), are making a business transaction with a chemical engineer named Abby (Naveen Andrews) for mass quantities of a deadly biochemical agent known as DC2 (codename "Project Terror"). When Muldoon learns that Abby has an extra supply on hand, he attempts to take Abby hostage, and Abby intentionally releases the gas into the air. The gas reaches the town and turns most of its residents into deformed bloodthirsty psychopaths, referred to as "sickos" by the surviving humans. The infected townspeople are treated by the sinister Dr. William Block (Josh Brolin) and his unhappy, unfaithful bisexual anesthesiologist wife Dakota (Marley Shelton) at a local hospital.
Messages
Messages (2007)
, 1h42
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Jeff Fahey, Bruce Payne, Kim Thomson, Martin Kove, Eileen Daly, Marysia Kay
Roles Dr Richard Murray
Rating41% 2.0811952.0811952.0811952.0811952.081195
The film is set in England where an American pathologist Dr. Richard Murray is grieving for his late wife Carol who died in a car crash a few months previously. Murray's grief is accentuated by the guilt that he feels as he was having an affair with another woman prior to Carol's death. As a consequence, Murray has started drinking large amounts of whiskey and is having blackouts, forgetting what has transpired in his previous drinking sessions.