Martin Donovan

Actor / Screenwriter / Film Director | * 08/19/1957 (66) | Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA))
Martin Donovan (born Martin Paul Smith; August 19, 1957) is an American actor. He has had a long collaboration with director Hal Hartley, appearing in many of his films, such as Trust (1990), Surviving Desire (1991), Simple Men (1992), Amateur (1994), Flirt (1995), and The Book of Life (1998), starring as Jesus Christ in the latter. Donovan also played Peter Scottson on Showtime's cable series Weeds. He made his writing/directorial debut with the film Collaborator (2011). Donovan played Detective Hap Eckhart in Christopher Nolan's psychological thriller Insomnia (2002) and the Protagonist's CIA handler, Fay, in No... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Crime

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Movies with Martin Donovan as Actor(73)

as Lawrence Morgan2021 Crisis
as Tom Fitzgerald2021 Redemption Day
as Rick Aarons2020 Percy
as Fay2020 Tenet
as Doug Arneson2019 White Lie
as Brian2019 Come to Daddy
as Jack Lanahan2018 Indian Horse
as Commissioner Nyari2018 Fahrenheit 451
as Dutch Alden2018 Status Update
as Gordon Dunn2017 Rememory
as Detective Struk2017 The Lost Wife of Robert Durst
as Robert2017 Aftermath
as Giovanni Sacco2016 All at Once
as Mitchell Carson2015 Ant-Man
as Rev. Daniel Gardner2015 Ned Rifle
as Floyd Demel2014 Sabotage
as Crocker Fenway2014 Inherent Vice
as Larry Cook2013 Nurse 3-D
as Ludlow Cooper2013 The Reluctant Fundamentalist
as Douglas Cartland2012 Silent Hill: Revelation 3D
as Robert Longfellow2011 Collaborator
as Jack Saunders2010 Unthinkable
as Victor2010 Shadows & Lies
as Peter Campbell2009 The Haunting in Connecticut
as Richard Barnett2009 Duress
as Jim Walsh2008 The Alphabet Killer
as Highway Patrolman2007 Wind Chill
as Cliff Addison2007 Right to Die
as Travis Jordan2006 The Visitation
as William Montrose2006 The Sentinel
as Walter Evering2006 Day On Fire
as Paul Deer2005 The Quiet
as Roger Collins2004 Dark Shadows
as Pastor Skip2004 Saved!
as Dr. Connors2003 Agent Cody Banks
as Harry Pollard2003 The United States of Leland
as David Kulovic2002 Pipe Dream
as John F. Kennedy2002 RFK
as Hap Eckhart2002 Insomnia
as Peter Robertson2001 Amy & Isabelle
2000 Desire
as Tom Buchanan2000 The Great Gatsby
as Prince Nikitin1999 Onegin
as Robert Marling1999 Heaven
as Dr. Phillip Spence1999 In a Savage Land
as Richard DiBenedetto1999 The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer
as Bill Truitt1998 The Opposite of Sex
as Captain Pritchett1998 When Trumpets Fade
as Robert Nelson1998 Living Out Loud
as Carl1998 Spanish Fly
as Jesus Christ1998 The Book of Life
as Paul Garrison1997 Night Sins
as Ralph Touchett1996 The Portrait of a Lady
as Martyn Wyatt1996 Hollow Reed
as Walter1995 Flirt
as Thomas Ludens1994 Amateur
as John Abbott1994 The Rook
as Jim1994 Nadja
as Gordon Wexler1993 Scam
as Herschel Brewer1993 Quick
as Walter1993 Flirt
as Jude1992 Surviving Desire
as Martin1992 Simple Men
as FBI Agent1992 Malcolm X
as Matthew Slaughter1990 Trust
as Josh1985 Hard Choices

TV Shows/Series with Martin Donovan as Actor(25)

as Virgil Davenport2022 Archive 81
as Everett Hudson2019 Nancy Drew
as Hamilton Gerard2018 Carter
as Zaman Druce2016 DC's Legends of Tomorrow
as Grant Davenport2016 Lethal Weapon
as Darius Hayes2014 The Lottery
as Miles Balfour2013 Motive
as Kevin Stack2012 The Firm
as Ezra Stone2011 Boss
as William Houston2011 Unforgettable
as himself2010 Unnatural History
as Officer Dan Johnson2008 Fear Itself
as Tom Gordon2005 Ghost Whisperer
as Peter Scottson2005 Weeds
as Lieutenant Peter Scottson2005 Weeds
as Cliff Addison2005 Masters of Horror
as Brent Delaney2004 Traffic
as Will McAllister2001 Pasadena
as Howard Delhomme2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
as Dr. Archibald Newlands1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
as Airline Captain1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
as Robert White1990 Law & Order

Movies with Martin Donovan as Crew(2)

Directing/Director2011 Collaborator
Writing/Writer2011 Collaborator

Additional Information

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Full Name: Martin Donovan
Born: Monday, 08/19 1957 (August) in Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 66 years + 331 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Other names for Martin Donovan (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"마틴 도노반"
Martin Donovan frequently works together with these people:
Hal Hartley (27x, Crew)
Lou Martini Jr. (13x, Actor)
William H. Burns (12x, Actor)
John Doman (11x, Actor)
Michael Gaston (11x, Actor)
Adam LeFevre (11x, Actor)
Robert Turano (11x, Actor)
Edward D. Murphy (11x, Actor)
Dick Wolf (10x, Crew)
Isiah Whitlock Jr. (10x, Actor)
Joe Pentangelo (10x, Actor)

Other people with this name: Martin Donovan (AR)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8634, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 07/11/2024