Lee Tergesen Bio, Age, Wife, Movies, The Purge, Daredevil And OZ

Lee Tergesen Biography | Lee Allen Tergesen

Lee Allen Tergesen better known as Lee Tergesen is an American actor. He was born on July 8th, 1965 in Ivoryton, Connecticut.

Lee Tergesen

He attended Valley Regional High School located in Deep River. He moved to New York City when he was 18 years old to try and become an actor. He graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy after studying for 2 years in Manhattan.

Lee Tergesen Age

He was born on July 8th, 1965 in Ivoryton, Connecticut. He is 53 years old.

Lee Tergesen Wife

He has been married to Yuko Otomo since 2011.Lee Tergesen

Lee Tergesen Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $ 3 million.

Lee Tergesen Movies And TV Shows


Year Title Role
1987 Mind Benders Crash Hopkins
1991 Point Break Rosie
Session Man Neal
1992 Wayne’s World Terry
1993 Wayne’s World 2 Terry
1997 George B. Frank
1999 Inferno Luke
2000 Shaft Luger
2001 The Boys of Sunset Ridge Ben Thorpe (age 33)
2001 Mergers & Acquisitions Isaac
2002 Bark! Peter
2003 Monster Vincent Corey
2004 The Forgotten Al Petalis
2005 Extreme Dating Hack
2006 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning Holden
2008 Pineapple Bruce
2010 Helena from the Wedding Alex Javal
2011 Silver Tongues Gerry
2ND Take Bobby
2012 Red Tails Col. Jack Tomlinson
No One Lives Hoag
The Collection Lucello
2014 Desert Cathedral Peter Collins
2015 Tooken Bryan Millers
2016 Equity Randall
2017 The Yellow Birds Jim Murphy
Norman Pinski Come Home Dr. Vanderwal

TV Shows

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Law & Order Clemens Episode: “Prescription for Death”
1991 The Killing Mind Ron Donoho TV film
Acting Sheriff Robbie Unsold TV pilot
Cast a Deadly Spell Larry Willis / Lilly Sirwar TV film
1993–1997 Homicide: Life on the Street Chris Thormann Recurring role (seasons 1, 3, 5)
1994 Up All Night Chett Donnelly Episode: “Zapped Again!/H.O.T.S.”
Philly Heat Ivan Loki TV series
1994–1998 Weird Science Chester ‘Chett’ Donnelly Main role
1995 JAG Gunnery Sgt. Gentry Episode: “Brig Break”
1996 Hudson Street Larry Fetchko Episode: “In the Line of Duty”
Duckman Chett Donnelly (voice) Episode: “Color of Naught”
1997 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show Carter Episode: “Honey, the House Is Trying to Kill Us”
Cracker Dan Green Episode: “Sons and Lovers”
1997–2003 Oz Tobias Beecher Recurring role (season 1), main (seasons 2–6)
1998 Touched by an Angel Blake Chapman Episode: “Lady of the Lake”
1999 Saturday Night Live Tobias Beecher Episode: “Jerry Seinfeld/David Bowie”
2000 The Beat Steve Dorigan Recurring role
2001 Wild Iris Lud van Eppy TV film
Shot in the Heart Frank Gilmore Jr. TV film
2002 Third Watch Jared McKinley Episode: “Sex, Lies & Videotape”
Hack Carl Ginley Episode: “Pilot”
2003 Queens Supreme Tommy Ryan Episode: “One Angry Man”
Law & Order: Criminal Intent Keith Ramsey Episode: “Baggage”
2004 A Thief of Time Randall Elliot TV film
The 4400 Oliver Knox Episode: “Becoming”
2005 The Exonerated Walter Rhodes TV film
2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Martin Hawkins Episode: “Compulsion”
Rescue Me Sully Episodes: “Voicemail”, “Harmony”, “Balls”
Law & Order Attorney Heller Episode: “Ghosts”
Wanted Eddie Drake Main role
2006 Desperate Housewives Peter McMillan Guest role (season 2)
The Unit Alex Deckard Episode: “Extreme Rendition”
Southern Comfort Blue TV film
2007 Masters of Horror Layne Episode: “We All Scream for Ice Cream”
Law & Order: Criminal Intent Josh Lemle Episode: “30”
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Daniel Royer TV film
Cane Lamont Samuels Episode: “Pilot”
A.M.P.E.D. Brian Spicer TV film
2008 Generation Kill Evan ‘Scribe’ Wright TV miniseries
Life on Mars Lee Crocker Episodes: “The Real Adventures of the Unreal Sam Tyler”, “The Man Who Sold the World”
2009 Cupid Clint Episode: “The Great Right Hope”
The New Adventures of Old Christine Todd Watski Episodes: “Notes on a 7th Grade Scandal”, “The Old Maid of Honor”
The Closer Det. Nick Carey Episode: “Products of Dicovery”
Royal Pains Zack Kingsley Episode: “The Honeymoon’s Over”
House Roy Episode: “Instant Karma”
Criminal Minds Dale Shrader Episode: “Retaliation”
2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Billy Skags Episode: “Savior”
Lie to Me Gordon Cook Episode: “Black and White”
2010, 2015 Castle Marcus Gates Episodes: “3XK”, “Reckoning”
2010–11 Army Wives Off. Clayton Boone Recurring role (seasons 4–5)
2011 Law & Order: LA Patrick Denton Episode: “Big Rock Mesa”
2012 A Gifted Man Paul Curtis Episode: “In Case of Letting Go”
The River Russ Landry Episodes: “Peaches”, “Dr. Emmet Cole”
The Big C Kirby Recurring role (season 3)
2013 Red Widow Mike Tomlin Main role
Drop Dead Diva Sid Penar Episode: “The Real Jane”
Copper Philomen Keating Episodes: “I Defy Thee to Forget”, “A Morning Song”
Person of Interest Det. Peterson Episode: “The Crossing”
2013–14 Longmire Ed Gorksi Recurring role (seasons 1–3)
2014 The Following Kurt Episode: “Sacrifice”
The Americans Andrew Larrick Recurring role (season 2)
Forever Hans Koehler Episode: “Pilot”
The Blacklist Frank Hyland Episodes: “Lord Baltimore”, “Dr. Linus Creel”
Hawaii Five-0 Gordon Bristol Episode: “Ka No’eau”
Alpha House Col. Eugene Drake Episodes: “The Contest”, “Shelter in Place”, “The Nuptials”
American Horror Story: Freak Show Vince Episodes: “Bullseye”, “Test of Strength”, “Blood Bath”
2015 Defiance Gen. Rahm Tak Recurring role (season 3)
2016 NCIS: New Orleans Mike Spar Episode: “Father’s Day”
High Maintenance Leo Episode: “Museebat”
The Strain Tardi Episodes: “First Born”, “Gone But Not Forgotten”, “The Battle of Central Park”
Blindspot Patrick O’Malley Episode: “Condone Untidiest Thefts”
2016–17 The Get Down Inspector Moach Episodes: “Seek Those Who Fan Your Flames”, “Only from Exile Can We Come Home”
2016–17 Outcast Blake Morrow Guest role (seasons 1–2)
2016–17 Power Bailey Markham Episodes: “In My Best Interest”, “The Kind of Man You Are”, “We’re in This Together”
2017 Doubt Michael Slater Episode: “Pilot”
2017–18 Gone Mel Foster Recurring role
2018 Jack Ryan Stanley Episode: “Black 22”
The Purge Joe Owens Main role
Daredevil Paxton Page Episode: “Karen” (season 3)

Lee Tergesen Wayne’s World

He portrayed Terry in this movie. A big screen spin-off of the “Saturday Night Live” skit. Rob Lowe plays a producer that wants to take the public access “Wayne’s World” to the world of commercial television. Wayne (Mike Myers) and Garth (Dana Carvey) battle to save their show and Wayne’s girlfriend from Lowe.
Initial release: 14 February 1992 (USA)
Director: Penelope Spheeris
Based on: Wayne’s World; by Mike Myers
Featured song: Bohemian Rhapsody
Box office: 183.1 million USD

Lee Tergesen OZ

He had a recurring role portraying Tobias Beecher from 1997-2003 in this TV show. Inmates and correctional officers inside the Oswald State Correctional Facility, nicknamed “Oz,” battle for power and survival amid warring factions and explosive acts of retribution.
Much of the show takes place in Emerald City, an experimental unit in the facility that tries to emphasize rehabilitation and learning responsibility while being incarcerated. Tim McManus is the unit manager of Emerald City.
First episode date: 12 July 1997
Final episode date: 23 February 2003
Network: HBO

Lee Tergesen American Horror Story

He portrayed Vince in 2014 in this TV show. “American Horror Story” was created by the co-creators of “Glee,” but the shows have little in common besides that. The show revolves around the Harmons, a family of three, who move from Boston to Los Angeles in order to reconcile past anguish. What the Harmons don’t know is that the house they’ve moved into is haunted.
But it’s not haunted by Casperesque friendly ghosts — it’s haunted by demonic creatures. The creatures have a history of not only spooking the house’s residents but also devouring them. After living in this house, family patriarch and psychiatrist, Ben, may need a shrink of his own.
Theme song: American Horror Story Theme Song
Network: FX

Lee Tergesen Weird Science

He played the main role of Chester ‘Chett’ Donnelly in this TV Show from 1994-1998. Teen misfits Gary (Anthony Michael Hall) and Wyatt (Ilan Mitchell-Smith) design their ideal woman on a computer, and a freak electrical accident brings her to life in the form of the lovely, superhuman Lisa (Kelly LeBrock).
She outfits Gary and Wyatt in cool clothes, surprises them with a Porsche and helps them stand up to jerks Ian (Robert Downey Jr.) and Max (Robert Rusler). But, all the while, the boys must hide Lisa’s existence from Chet (Bill Paxton), Wyatt’s nightmare of a big brother.
Initial release: 2 August 1985 (USA)
Director: John Hughes
Screenplay: John Hughes
Box office: 38.9 million USD
Producer: Joel Silver

Lee Tergesen Army Wives

He had a recurring role from season 4-6 in this TV show where he played the role of Off. Clayton Boone. After a whirlwind courtship, bartender and single mom Roxy marries Army Pfc. Trevor LeBlanc and moves with him and her two children to an Army base in Charleston, S.C.
There, she soon becomes close friends with other wives on the base, including Denise Sherwood, whose son, Jeremy, temporarily abused her after the deployment of her husband, Maj. Frank Sherwood, until Jeremy joined the service himself; and psychiatrist Roland Burton, a male “Army wife” trying to help his spouse, Lt. Col. Joan Burton, who is struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder.
When the “army wives” prepare to leave the base after it is decommissioned, they must adjust to the idea of moving away from their close-knit group of friends.
First episode date: 3 June 2007
Production location: Charleston
Theme song: Far from Here
No. of episodes: 117 (list of episodes)

Lee Tergesen Desperate Housewives

He had a guest role in season 2 of this show where he portrayed  Peter McMillan. Behind the facade of a postcard-perfect subdivision live four women whose lives are anything but idyllic. Klutzy Susan is divorced and the mother of teenage Julie. Lynette is married to Tom and the frazzled mother of four rambunctious children.
Bree is the neighborhood’s Martha Stewart, whose perfection masks major dysfunction. Ex-model Gabrielle, married to handsome and successful Carlos, wants to have her cake and eat it too. Looking down on it all is Mary Alice, who took her own life but comments on the lives of her former neighbors.
Narrated by: Brenda Strong (as Mary Alice Young; 178 episodes); See full list
No. of episodes: 180 (list of episodes)
Network: American Broadcasting Company

Lee Tergesen Daredevil

He portrayed Paxton Page in this show. The first in a planned series of shows detailing the Marvel universe, “Daredevil” follows Matt Murdock, an attorney by day and vigilante by night. Blinded in an accident as a child, Murdock uses his heightened senses as Daredevil to fight crime on the streets of New York after the sun goes down.
While Murdock’s day job requires him to believe in the criminal justice system, his alter ego does not follow suit, leading him to take the law into his own hands to protect his Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood and the surrounding communities.
First episode date: 10 April 2015
Final episode date: 19 October 2018
Composer(s): John Paesano
Production location: New York

Lee Tergesen The Purge

He plays the main role of Joe Owens in this TV show. In an America ravaged by crime and overcrowded prisons, the government sanctions an annual 12-hour period during which all criminal activity — including murder — is legal.
James Sandin (Ethan Hawke) and his family face the ultimate test when an intruder drags the vicious outside world into their home. James, Mary (Lena Headey) and their two children struggle to survive the night while trying not to turn into monsters like the ones they are striving to avoid.
Initial release: 31 May 2013 (USA)
Director: James DeMonaco
Screenplay: James DeMonaco
Budget: 3 million USD
Producers: Jason Blum, Michael Bay, Andrew Form, Bradley Fuller, Sebastien Lemercier

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