Jim Beaver

12 Aug 1950


James Norman "Jim" Beaver, Jr. (born August 12, 1950) is an American stage, film, and television actor, playwright, screenwriter, and film historian. He is perhaps most familiar to worldwide audiences as the gruff but tenderhearted prospector Whitney Ellsworth on the HBO Western drama series Deadwood, a starring role which brought him acclaim and a Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination for Ensemble Acting after three decades of supporting work in films and TV. He currently portrays Bobby Singer in the CW television series Supernatural. His memoir Life's That Way was published in April 2009.


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Filmography (11 titles)

(movie, 2018)
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as The Boss)
(movie, 2018)
···Billy Boy
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Crabtree)
(movie, 2015)
···Crimson Peak
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Carter Cushing)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Wisdom)
(movie, 2007)
···Supernatural File
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2003)
···The Life of David Gale
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Duke Grover)
(movie, 2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ranger Tony)
(movie, 2001)
···Joy Ride
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Ritter)
(movie, 1997)
···Divided by Hate
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Danny Leland)
(movie, 1994)
···Bad Girls
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Pinkerton Detective Graves)
(movie, 1978)
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Nathan)