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Also Known As: Died: February 27, 1998
Born: September 28, 1943 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Raised in Germany, Ireland and Newport, RI
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Worked at various jobs, including teacher, social worker and journalist
1973:
Quit job as salesman and began acting at age 30
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Changed name to J.T. after a theater misprinted his initials
1976:
First collaboration with David Mamet, an Off-Broadway production of "American Buffalo"
1982:
TV-movie debut, "Little Gloria . . . Happy at Last" (NBC)
1983:
First film apearance, bit part in "Eddie Macon's Run"
1984:
First screen role, a deputy in "Hard Choices"
1984:
Breakthough stage role in Mamet's "Glengarry Glen Ross"
1987:
Appeared in Mamet's feature directorial debut, "House of Games"
1987:
Co-starred in "Good Morning, Vietnam"
1992:
Appeared in the feature "A Few Good Men"
1993:
First collaboration with John Dahl, "Red Rock West"
1993:
Featured in Dahl's "The Last Seduction"
1995:
Played John Erlichman in Oliver Stone's "Nixon"
1996:
TV series debut as regular on NBC's sci-fi-themed "Dark Skies"
1998:
Final film appearances in "Pleasantville" and "The Negotiator"

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