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Jeff Kober

Jeff Kober, a native of Billings, Montana, was born on December 18, 1953. Not satisfied with being a rancher, Kober relocated to the L.A. area in his twenties with the desire to become an actor. His first appearance on the small screen was a non-billed role in the 1980s series V (1984). Kober went on to supporting roles in the highly acclaimed Vietnamese War drama China Beach (1988) and the short-lived, but now-cult horror series Kindred: The Embraced (1996). Following these series, Kober has guested on some of the most popular television series of the day. They include Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), ER (1994), 24 (2001), The Closer (2005) and Criminal Minds (2005).Kober's big screen career began with the film Out of Bounds (1986), in which he played the first of his signature nefarious characters - "Roy Gaddis", a small-time drug dealer with murderous inclinations. This role led to more film opportunities in The First Power (1990), Tank Girl (1995) (a comedic turn), Defining Maggie (2002), World Without Waves (2004), and the remake of The Hills Have Eyes II (2007), among others. Never one to balk at taking a chance in the acting field, Kober has also appeared in several short independent films - the Academy Award-winning Session Man (1991) and, most recently, Lucid (2006), another film that has garnered a number of awards at independent film festivals across the country. He has done extensive stage work, most prominently, as "the father" in Jenny Sullivan's autobiographical work "J For J" and "Defying Gravity". Being a creature of diverse talents, Kober is also a noted artist (he was responsible for the paintings attributed to his character "Daedalus" on Kindred: The Embraced (1996) and is the c/o author of "Art That Pays: The Emerging Artist's Guide to Making a Living" along with Adele Slaughter. On the personal front, Kober is twice divorced (Rhonda Talbot, Kelly Cutrone) and the father of one son. He has, at present, finished work on The Hills Have Eyes II (2007) (set for release in March 2007)-in the role of "Col. Lincoln Redding". Kober's next film, Multiple (2008), is in post-production.


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Born:
Dec 18, 1953 In Billings, Montana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
In the series Falcon Crest 1981-12-04
Latest Project:
Series NCIS: New Orleans 2014-09-23
Known For
Poster of China Beach
Filmography
NCIS: New Orleans Unknown 2014-09-23
Breakout Kings Unknown 2011-03-06
New Girl Unknown 2011-09-20
Law & Order: LA Unknown 2010-09-29
The Walking Dead Unknown 2010-10-31
The Cleaner Unknown 2008-07-15
Sons of Anarchy Unknown 2008-09-03
Reaper Unknown 2007-09-25
Burn Notice Unknown 2007-06-28
Numb3rs Unknown 2005
The Closer Unknown 2005-06-13
Supernatural Unknown 2005-09-13
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Unknown 2005-08-04
Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan Unknown 2004
Lost Unknown 2004-09-22
Peacemakers Unknown 2003-07-30
Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
The Shield Unknown 2002-03-12
The Guardian Unknown 2001-09-25
Crossing Jordan Unknown 2001-09-24
Star Trek: Enterprise Unknown 2001-09-26
24 Unknown 2001-11-06
18 Wheels of Justice Unknown 2000-01-12
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
The Magnificent Seven Unknown 1998-01-03
Seven Days Unknown 1998-10-07
Charmed Unknown 1998-10-07
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Unknown 1997-03-10
Kindred: The Embraced Daedalus 8 episodes, 1996 1996-04-02
The Pretender Unknown 1996-09-19
Poltergeist: The Legacy Unknown 1996-04-21
Star Trek: Voyager Unknown 1995-01-16
JAG Unknown 1995-09-23
Earth 2 Unknown 1994-11-06
ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Walker, Texas Ranger Unknown 1993-04-21
NYPD Blue Unknown 1993-09-21
The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
The Commish Unknown 1991-09-28
China Beach Sgt. Evan 'Dodger' Winslow 58 episodes, 1988-1991 1988-04-26
MacGyver Unknown 1985-09-29
Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
V Unknown 1984-10-26
Falcon Crest Unknown 1981-12-04