Jonathan Adams (American actor)

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Jonathan Adams
Born(1967-07-16) July 16, 1967 (age 47)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.[1]
OccupationActor
Years active1993–present
Spouse(s)Monica Farrell; 1 child
 
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Jonathan Adams
Born(1967-07-16) July 16, 1967 (age 47)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.[1]
OccupationActor
Years active1993–present
Spouse(s)Monica Farrell; 1 child

Jonathan Adams (born July 16, 1967) is an American actor and voice actor, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[1]

Career[edit]

He has appeared in several roles in American television, most notably in American Dreams in which he played series regular Henry Walker.[2] This show appeared on NBC from 2002-2005. He formerly portrayed Dr. Daniel Goodman in the Fox television series Bones.[3] At the start of season 2, his character appointed Dr. Camille Saroyan to be the Jeffersonian's first head of forensics (the immediate boss of Temperance Brennan). Although he was supposed to have left on a short sabbatical, his character did not return. The show's creator, Hart Hanson, stated that Taylor's role was a better fit with the rest of the characters in the series.[4] He next appeared on TV in the short-lived ABC crime drama Women's Murder Club.

Between 1996 and 2000, he spent four years at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, playing, among other roles, Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew, Buckingham in The Three Musketeers, and Guy Jacobs in Blues for an Alabama Sky by Pearl Cleage. He was also a voice actor in Army of Two: The 40th Day as Tyson Rios.[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1993HeartstopperJorell
2001Osmosis JonesAdditional Voices
2007Doctor Strange: The Sorcerer SupremeDormammu
2009Superman/Batman: Public EnemiesGeneralUncredited
2010Justice League: Crisis on Two EarthsMartian Manhunter

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1990Equal JusticeKeaneEpisode: "Pilot"
2001FrasierFire MarhsallEpisode: "The Show Must Go Off"
2001Walker, Texas RangerLyle NugentEpisode: "Justice for All"
2001FelicityParamedicEpisode: "Girlfight"
2002The American EmbassyElque 'Q' Polk6 episodes
2002–2005American DreamsHenry Walker61 episodes
2004Crossing JordanJurorEpisode: "Slam Dunk"
2005–2006BonesDr. Daniel Goodman18 episodes
2006The UnitBukoEpisode: "Old Home Week"
2007One Tree HillCharles "Chuck" TaylorEpisode: "The Birth of Death of the Day"
2007–200924Peter Hock2 episodes
2007The CloserRandall WilliamsEpisode: "Ruby"
2007NCISThomas ZuriEpisode: "Designated Target"
2007CaneFoskoEpisode: "The Exile"
2007–2008Women's Murder ClubEd Washburn5 episodes
2008MediumCurtis LambertEpisode: "Being Joey Carmichael"
2008Boston LegalOfficer Preston HoltEpisode: "Kill, Baby, Kill!"
2009NCIS: Los AngelesPeter CaldwellEpisode: "Search and Destroy"
2009Black PantherT'Chaka2 episodes
2010Desperate HousewivesLuke RayfieldEpisode: "Chromolume No. 7"
2010–2012The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest HeroesKang the Conqueror5 episodes
2010No Ordinary FamilyCoach BaskinEpisode: "No Ordinary Vigilante"
2011–2014CastleVulcan Simmons3 episodes
2011Memphis BeatDetective MoranEpisode: "Troubled Water"
2011–2013Green Lantern: The Animated SeriesAtrocitus5 episodes
2011Burn NoticeKambaEpisode: "Necessary Evil"
2011Harry's LawPhysicianEpisode: "Head Games"
2012–presentLast Man StandingChuck Larabee
2012Up All NightRayEpisode: "Couple Friends"
2012–2013RevengeMatt Duncan3 episodes
2013NikitaPresident of ChadEpisode: "Inevitability"
2013The Legend of KorraVaatu7 episodes
2013Uncle GrandpaVarious3 episodes
2013–2014Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.Absorbing Man
Korg
3 episodes
2014CrisisClark FroyEpisode: "What Was Done to You"
2014DallasCalvin HannahEpisode: "Like a Bad Penny"

Video Games[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2010Army of Two: The 40th DayTyson Rios
2011Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two WorldsGalactus
2011Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3Galactus
2012Diablo IIITyrael
2012World of Warcraft: Mists of PandariaXuen the White Tiger
2012Hitman: AbsolutionCosmo Faulkner
2013League of LegendsNasus
2014Diablo III: Reaper of SoulsTyrael
2014Skylanders: Trap TeamVoice

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "IMDB profile for Jonathan Adams (II)". Retrieved 2006-08-14. 
  2. ^ "IMDb profile for American Dreams". Retrieved 2006-08-14. 
  3. ^ "IMDb profile for Bones". Retrieved 2006-08-14. 
  4. ^ "TV Squad: Hart Hanson Talks About Bones". Retrieved 2010-04-28. 

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