Steve Valentine

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Steve Valentine
Steve Valentine.jpg
Valentine in 2006
Born(1966-10-26) 26 October 1966 (age 47)
Bishopbriggs, Scotland, United Kingdom
NationalityBritish
OccupationActor, magician
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)Sharon (1989–2005)
Inna Korobkina (28 August 2010–present)
 
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Steve Valentine
Steve Valentine.jpg
Valentine in 2006
Born(1966-10-26) 26 October 1966 (age 47)
Bishopbriggs, Scotland, United Kingdom
NationalityBritish
OccupationActor, magician
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)Sharon (1989–2005)
Inna Korobkina (28 August 2010–present)

Steve Valentine (born 26 October 1966) is a Scottish actor, musician, and magician who has performed on stage and screen but who is best known for his role as the eccentric Nigel Townsend on NBC's crime drama Crossing Jordan and as Harry Flynn in the critically acclaimed PlayStation 3 game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves. He recently starred in the Disney XD sitcom I'm in the Band as Derek Jupiter until its 2011 cancellation.

Career[edit]

Valentine has been seen in films such as Tim Burton's Mars Attacks! and Foreign Correspondents and has guest-starred on shows such as House M.D., Monk, Just Shoot Me, Will and Grace, Dharma & Greg, Supernatural,and Charmed. He appeared as an art critic in Ringo Starr's Discover Card "Private Issue" commercials in 1995. Valentine hosted the Sci-Fi Channel's reality show Estate of Panic. He voiced the character of Alistair in Dragon Age: Origins as well as the character of Harry Flynn in the video game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves. Beyond movies, Valentine is a rather accomplished magician,[1] using this skill to portray magicians occasionally. He also was Mr. Moore in the 2010-aired Disney Channel movie Avalon High, which was his second Disney Channel Movie (the first being Don't Look Under the Bed), and was also in Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie. In 2013, along with Kevin Chamberlin, he played a villain on Teen Beach Movie, which starred Ross Lynch and Maia Mitchell.

Personal life[edit]

Valentine lived in Los Angeles with his former wife, Shari, and their two cats until their divorce in December 2005. He is now married to actress Inna Korobkina. He had a daughter, Evie Rose, on 7 October 2011.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Actor

YearTitleRoleNotes
2014Hot in ClevelandJay/JoyEpisode: "Playmates"
PerceptionDr. Napoleon MessierEpisode: "Painless"
The Big Bang TheoryKennethEpisode: "The Gorilla Dissolution"
2013SupernaturalChef LeoEpisode: "Dog Dean Afternoon"
Warehouse 13Val PrestonEpisode: "The Sky's the Limit"
PsychBilly LippsEpisode: "100 Clues"
Anger ManagementDr. Lesley Moore3 Episodes
2012NCISMiles WolfEpisode: "Recovery"
LeverageDavid LampardEpisode: "The French Connection Job"
Harry's LawTony TraffordEpisode: "Class War"
Hot in ClevelandDragoEpisode: "I'm With the Band"
2010The Good GuysNigelEpisode: "Bait & Switch"
2009–11I'm in the BandDerek JupiterMain Role
2009Drop Dead DivaPDQ Chief Designer Henri MalikEpisode: "The Dress"
MonkThe Great ToriniEpisode: "Mr. Monk and the Magician"
2008Estate of PanicHost/Himself
Ghost HuntersEpisode: "Halloween 2008 Special"
ChuckVon HayesEpisode: "Chuck Versus the Break-Up"
2007House M.D.FlynnEpisode: "You Don't Want to Know"
2006Boston LegalDan RiceEpisode: "BL: Los Angeles"
Episode: "Spring Fever"
StackedTimEpisode: "The Day the Music Died"
Criss Angel MindfreakHimself
2001–2007Crossing JordanNigel Townsend
2001FreakyLinksRoger SpenceEpisode: "Subject: The Final Word"
Just Shoot Me!ZigmundEpisode: "Mayas and Tigers and Deans, Oh My"
CharmedEamesEpisode: "Blinded by the Whitelighter"
2000–2001NikkiMartine16 Episodes
2000Dharma & GregRogerEpisode: "Mad Secretaries and Englishmen"
The HughleysWarrenEpisode: "Scary Hughley"
The Geena Davis ShowWalterEpisode: Pilot
Beyond Belief: Fact or FictionIzzy WilsonEpisode: "Creepy Comics"
ProvidenceThe Mad HatterEpisode: "Syd in Wonderland"
VIPFaustEpisode: "Val Point Blank"
PanicUncredited[Unconfirmed]
1999Will & GraceKaiEpisode: "I Never Promised You an Olive Garden"
JAGProfessor PilkingtonEpisode: "Psychic Warrior"
G vs EDesmond RossmoreEpisode: "Lady Evil"
1998Martial LawNigelEpisode: "Funny Money"
Diagnosis: MurderArt Gallery OwnerEpisode: "Obsession: Part 2"
Promised Land aka Home of the BraveAndrew PetrieEpisode: "Purple Heart"
1997Silk StalkingsNigelEpisode: "Fevers"
Men Behaving BadlyAshEpisode: "The Box"
1996Melrose PlaceReporterEpisode: "No Lifeguard on Duty"
1995Married... with ChildrenGuy in LineEpisode: "The Weaker Sex"

Writer

YearTitleNotes
2011?The Believers[2]
2005Crossing JordanEpisode: "Forget Me Not"

Producer

YearTitleNotes
2011?The Believers

Director

YearTitleNotes
2011I'm in the BandEpisode: "Grand Theft Weasel"

Miscellaneous

YearTitleRole
1996Night Stand with Dick DietrickThe Astounding Andy, hypnotist and magician

Films[edit]

YearTitleRole
2013Clean MeJoe Banner
Teen Beach MovieLes Camembert
2010Avalon HighMr. Moore
2009A Christmas CarolFunerary Undertaker/Topper
Wizards of Waverly Place: The MovieArchie
2008Tinker BellMinister of Spring (voice)
Remembering PhilMiles Delaney
2007Spider-Man 3Model Photographer
2003Dead EndMan in Black
2001GabrielaSteven
2000Return to the Secret GardenEllington
King of the Open MicsAgent
1999Foreign CorrespondentsIan
Don't Look Under the BedThe Boogeyman
The MuseFour Seasons Assistant Manager
1998The Shrunken CityOod Leader
1997Trojan WarPonytail Guy
1996Mars Attacks!TV Director
Santa with MusclesDr. Blight

Video games[edit]

YearTitleRole
2014Dragon Age: InquisitionAlistair
Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy AdventureJohannsen
2011Dragon Age IIAlistair
2010Dragon Age: Origins - AwakeningAlistair
2009Dragon Age: OriginsAlistair
Uncharted 2: Among ThievesHarry Flynn
1995Goosebumps: Escape from HorrorlandScarecrow/Stretch

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Effect is...You!". Genii (William W. Larsen Corporation) 60 (2): 39–42. December 1996. 
  2. ^ http://www.deadline.com/2011/02/syfy-developing-series-about-harry-houdini-and-arthur-conan-doyle-solving-mysteries/

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