Colin Ferguson (actor)

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Colin Ferguson
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Ferguson in July 2013.
Born(1972-07-22) July 22, 1972 (age 41)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
OccupationActor, Director and Producer
Years active1995-present
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Colin Ferguson
Colin Ferguson (9348716473).jpg
Ferguson in July 2013.
Born(1972-07-22) July 22, 1972 (age 41)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
OccupationActor, Director and Producer
Years active1995-present

Colin Ferguson (born July 22, 1972) is a Canadian-born and reared British-American film and television actor, director, and producer,[1] who is probably best known for playing Sheriff Jack Carter on Syfy original series Eureka,[2] and for playing Lewis on Then Came You.[1][3]

Early life[edit]

He was born and raised in Montreal, Quebec, and is a graduate of Appleby College and McGill University.[1][3] Since he was born and raised around Montreal which predominantly speaks French, he is bilingual speaking both French and English.[3] Although he was born in Canada and therefore a Canadian citizen, he is also a citizen of the United Kingdom, and recently became a naturalized citizen of the United States.[2][4]


Ferguson was a member of the Montreal improv group On the Spot.[2][3] He has been cast in many television series, television movies, and films, ranging from The Opposite of Sex to The Stupidest Angel. He was the lead for Eureka, a Syfy original series broadcast between 2006 and 2012. He was also a guest presenter for sci-fi news show HypaSpace.[2] He is a Montreal Canadiens fan and periodically blogs for

On September 5, 2011, he appeared on the podcast Disasterpiece Theatre to discuss what Eureka might look like if directed by Michael Bay.[5] In January 2014, Ferguson became the newest "Maytag Repairman".[6]


Ferguson at Oz Comic-Con in 2013


1996Rowing ThroughTiff Wood
1998The Opposite of SexTom De Lury
2001The Surprise PartyOscar
2005Guy in Row FiveDean
2005Mom at SixteenBob Cooper
2006Playing HouseMichael Tate
2007Because I Said SoDereck Decker
2008The Egg Factory-
2010Lake Placid 3Nathan Bickerman
2011Life's a BeachPierre
2012The Stupidest AngelTucker


1995Are You Afraid of the Dark?TommySeason 5, Episode 7: The Tale of C7
1996Texas Graces-TV movie
1997The HungerPeter GarsonSeason 1, Episode 5: Bridal Suite
1997A Prayer in the DarkJimmy FloodTV movie
1997Night SinsToddTV movie
1998The X-Files (TV series)Unnamed US Marshal (Background 6:48)Season 5, Episode 8: Kitsunegari
1998More Tales of the CityBurke Christopher AndrewSeason 1, All 6 Episodes
1999Cover MeAndrew ChaseSeason 1, All 2 Episodes
2000Then Came YouLewisSeason 1, All 10 Episodes
2001Daydream Believers: The Monkees' StoryVan ForemanTV movie
2001Inside the OsmondsMike CurbTV movie
2001The Surprise PartyOscar-
2001TitusDr. BennetSeason 2, Episode 24: The Pendulum
2001Dead LastPrince Torben of MulraviaSeason 1, Episode 4: The Mulravian Candidate
2001BeckerClarkSeason 4, Episode 2: Breakfast of Chumpions
2001JenniferPeterTV movie
2001Malcolm in the MiddleDeputy BrockSeason 3, Episode 4: Malcolm's Girlfriend
2002We Were the MulvaneysDr. WittTV movie
2002The Outer LimitsDavidSeason 7, Episode 13: Free Spirit
2003I Love the '80s Strikes BackHimselfSeason 1, All 10 Episodes
2003VH1 Big in 03HimselfTV movie
2003ImagineHimselfSeason 2, Episode 2: Imagine
2003Crossing JordanBrad FerrisSeason 2, Episode 19: Crossing Jordan
2003CouplingPatrick MaitlandSeason 1, 10 Episodes
2004AmericanaDavidTV movie
2004Career SuicideRodTV movie
2004Line of FireDavid GwynnSeason 1, 4 Episodes
2005Ladies NightJesse GrantTV movie
2005Vinegar HillTom WeltonTV movie
2005Confessions of a Sociopathic Social ClimberCharles FitzTV movie
2005GirlfriendsEric StoneSeason 6, Episode 7: Trial and Errors
2006TeachersDoug DiamondSeason 1, Episode 5: Testing
2006My BoysSteveSeason 1, Episode 10: Take One for the Team
2006The House Next DoorWalkerTV movie
2006–2012EurekaSheriff Jack CarterSeasons 1–5, All 77 Episodes
2006Eureka: Hide and SeekSheriff Jack CarterSeason 1, 7 Episodes
2006-2007HypaSpaceHimselfSeasons 5-6, 2 Episodes
2007CSI: MiamiDominic WhitfordSeason 5, Episode 18: Triple Threat
2007Christmas in ParadiseDan CaseyTV movie
2008Eureka: Happenings Around TownSheriff Jack CarterTV movie
2008Stan Maynard's Best Day EverThe DoctorTV movie
2008Entertainment TonightHimself-
2008Fear ItselfDennis MahoneySeason 1, Episode 3: Family Man
2008Ghost HuntersHimselfSeason 4, Episode 22: USS Hornet
2009FedCon XVIII: The Golden FutureHimselfTV movie
2010Hollywood TreasureHimselfEpisode: Chasing Rudolph
2011The GuildHimselfEpisode: Social Traumas
2011ACME Saturday NightHimselfEpisode: Colin Ferguson
2011Matty Hanson and the Invisibility RayCutter HansonTV movie
2012The FlogHimselfEpisode: Felicia Day and Colin Ferguson Crochet Together!
2012Like FatherVan LyonsTV movie
2012TabletopHimselfEpisode: Ticket to Ride
2012Primeval: New WorldHoward CaninEpisode: Breakthrough
2013Happily DivorcedChrisEpisode: Peter's Boyfriend
2013HavenWilliamSeason 4


2010Triassic AttackTV movie


2011–2012EurekaSeasons 4-5, 11 Episodes


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