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Jeff Fahey

Jeff Fahey was born in Olean, New York, one of 13 children of Jane (Gallagher) and Francis Thomas Fahey, who worked in a clothing store. He is of Irish descent. His family moved to Buffalo when he was 10, where he attended Father Baker's High School. After graduation in 1972 he traveled around the world doing odd jobs. He was a crewman on a fishing boat, drove an ambulance in Germany, lived in a kibbutz in Israel and spent some time in India. He then returned to Buffalo and joined the Studio Arena Theatre. From there he went to New York City, where he studied with Myra Rastova, began doing off-Broadway theater and television soap operas. He started a production company and produced off-Broadway shows out of the Raft Theatre on Theatre Row. He first gained attention as a motion picture actor in Lawrence Kasdan's Silverado (1985), in which he played Brian Dennehy's deputy Tyree, a cold-blooded killer with a thirst for vengeance. He starred in the acclaimed live television play The Execution of Raymond Graham (1985) and the TNT mini-series "44 Days". He starred for over two years in the daytime serial One Life to Live (1968). He appeared in the Broadway revival of "Brigadoon," toured with "Oklahoma," performed in Paris in "West Side Story" and in London in "Orphans" with Albert Finney.


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Born:
Nov 29, 1952 In Olean, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the series Miami Vice 1984-09-16
Latest Project:
Series Texas Rising 2015-05-25

3 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Under the Dome
Poster of Revolution
Poster of Justified
Poster of Lost
Filmography
Texas Rising Thomas Rusk 5 episodes, 2015 2015-05-25
Under the Dome Unknown 2013-06-24
Revolution Unknown 2012
Common Law Unknown 2012-05-11
Workaholics Unknown 2011-04-06
Femme Fatales Unknown 2011-05-13
Grimm Unknown 2011-10-28
Justified Unknown 2010-03-16
Hawaii Five-0 Unknown 2010-09-20
Law & Order: LA Unknown 2010-09-29
The Cleaner Unknown 2008-07-15
Chuck Unknown 2007-09-24
Psych Unknown 2006-07-07
Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Lost Unknown 2004-09-22
Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
American Dreams Unknown 2002-09-29
Wolf Lake Unknown 2001
Crossing Jordan Unknown 2001-09-24
Perversions of Science Unknown 1997-06-07
Nash Bridges Unknown 1996-03-29
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16