Jeff Fahey Biography
Jeff Fahey (Full name- Jeffrey David Fahey) is an American film and television actor who was born on November 29, 1952, Olean, New York, U.S. On the ABC series Lost, he portrayed Captain Frank Lapidus.
On The Marshal, he played the title role of Deputy Marshal Winston MacBride. Jeff Fahey, recently in 2022 starred in the film’A Bird Flew In’ as Peter.
Jeff plays Walter Leone on Fire Country. He is introduced in season 1 Episode 20, titled At The End of My Rope, which premiered on Friday May 5, 2023.
Jeff Fahey Family | Siblings
Fahey was born in Olean, New York, in an Irish American family to Jane Fahey (a homemaker) and Frank Fahey who worked at a clothing store. He was born the sixth of 13 children and studied at Father Baker’s High School.
At 17, Fahey left his home to Alaska by hitchhiking and later backpacked through Europe before working on an Israeli kibbutz.
Does Fahey has a wife? | Relationships
Jeff Fahey was in a relationship with Yancy Butler in the past as they worked opposite each other in the 1993 movie The Hist List.
Not much else is known of what became of their relationship and how they broke up. Currently, there are rumors that Fahey is dating someone from Australia but nothing has been confirmed yet.
How Old is Fahey?
Fahey was born on November 29, 1952, Olean, New York, U.S. He is currently 70 years old. He was raised in Buffalo, New York, and later left home at the age of 17, subsequently hitchhiking to Alaska. Fahey started performing at the age of 25.
How many Children does Fahey have? | Fahey’s Son
Fahey is very secretive when it comes to matters about his personal life. Very limited information regarding his love life are known to the public.
However, we can confirm that Fahey has no children and has never been married.
Jeff Fahey Early Career
He started performing at the age of 25 when he won a full scholarship to dance at the Joffrey Ballet School. He performed on Broadway and in theaters across the United States.
Fahey landed his first major role in television on the soap opera One Life to Live, playing Gary Corelli.He received his first major role in film in 1985, playing Tyree in Silverado.
Fahey starred in Psycho III in 1986, as Duane Duke, a money desperate guitarist. That same year, he guest starred on the Season 3 premiere of Miami Vice as gun dealer Eddie Kaye, famously destroying Detective Sonny Crockett’s Ferrari Daytona.
In 1990, alongside Marisa Tomei, Fahey starred in the TV movie Parker Kane, and alongside Clint Eastwood in the Eastwood-directed White Hunter Black Heart.
He starred alongside Pierce Brosnan in The Lawnmower Man in 1992. In 1995, Jeff Fahey was the lead in the Trimark Pictures adventure film Eye of the Wolf, directed by Arnaud Sélignac, based on the book “KAZAN” by James Oliver Curwood.
Jeff Fahey starred as “Winston McBride” on ABC’s The Marshal in 1995. He played the main character in Apocalypse II: Revelation in 1999.
He is still active in his acting career given that in 2022 he has featured in several films,one of them being,The Long Night as Peter,One Year Off as Ben,set to be released in 2023 among others.
Jeff Fahey plays the role of Carl Everett in Hypnotic. Hypnotic was released in the United States on May 12, 2023.
What is Jeff’s Net Worth?
The American actor Jeff Fahey has earned his income from his long career as an actor.
The 70 year old began performing when he won a full scholarship to dance at the Joffrey Ballet School at the age of 25. Fahey is estimated to have a net worth of $5 million as of 2023.
Jeff Fahey Lawnmower Man
Fahey starred in the science-fiction action-horror film, The Lawnmower Man, in 1992. He starred alongside Pierce Brosnan as Dr. Lawrence Angelo.
The film was directed by Brett Leonard, written by Leonard and Gimel Everett. Fahey, plays Jobe Smith, a simple-minded gardener who becomes the subject of experiment by the scientist Dr. Lawrence Angelo.
Jeff Fahey Justified
Fahey featured in the 2015 American crime drama television series, Justified, as Zachariah.
Jeff Fahey Alita
The Alita: Battle Angel casting is ample with award-winning and fan-favorite sci-fi brand actors.
Produced by James Cameron and directed by Robert Rodriguez, Alita: Battle Angel adapts Yukito Kishiro’s admired manga Battle Angel: Alita for the big screen.
Jeff Fahey Movies And Tv Shows
- One Life to Live, 1984 TV Series, as Gary Corelli
- Silverado, 1985, as Tyree
- The Execution of Raymond Graham, 1985 TV Movie, as Raymond Graham
- Alfred Hitchcock Presents, 1986 TV Series, as Ray Lee
- Psycho III, 1986, as Duane Duke
- Miami Vice, 1986 TV Series, as Eddie Kaye
- Riot on 42nd St., 1987, as Frank Tackler
- Backfire, 1988, as Donnie McAndrew
- Split Decisions, 1988, as Ray McGuinn
- True Blood, 1989, as Raymond Trueblood
- The Hit List, 1993, as Charlie Pike
- Blindsided ,1993 TV Movie, as Frank McKenna
- Quick, 1993, as Muncie
- Extramarital, 1998, as Griffin
- Detour, 1998, as Danny Devlin
- No Tomorrow, 1999, as Davis
- Time Served, 1999 TV Movie, as Patrick Berlington
- Dazzle, 1999, as The Collector
- The Contract, 1999, as Detective Tucci
- Epicenter, 2000, as FBI Agent Moore
- The Sculptress, 2000, as Matthew Dobie
- The Newcomers, 2000, as Mack Weatherton
- Spin Cycle, 2000, as Tall Vinnie
- Blind Heat, 2001, as Paul Burke
- Crossing Jordan, 2004 TV Series, as Bounty Hunter
- No Witness, 2004, as Senator Gene Haskell
- Close Call, 2004, as Elliot Krasner
- Darkhunters, 2004, as Mr. Barlow
- Corpses, 2004, as Captain Winston
- Blue Demon, 2004, as General Remora
- American Dreams, 2004 TV Series, as Stevens
- Matchmaker Mary, 2008, as Cameron Banks
- Criminal Minds, 2008 TV Series, as Kane
- Lost, 2008–2010 TV Series, as Frank Lapidus
- Machete, 2010, as Booth
- Terror Trap, 2010, as Cleveland
- Atomic Shark, 2016, TV Movie
- County Line, 2017, as Clint Thorne
- American Dresser, 2018, as Calhoun
- Alita: Battle Angel, 2019, as McTeague
- Beckman,2020 as Philip
- A Bird Flew In,2022 as Peter
- The Long Night,in 2022 as Wayne
- Hypnotic, 2023, as Carl Everett
- One Year Off, as Ben, to be realised in 2023
Is Jeff dead?|Is Jeff Still Alive
Rumors of the actors death recently surfaced the internet causing concern among his fans across the word.
However the December 2022 report has been confirmed as a complete hoax.Thankfully Jeff, who recently featured in A Bird Flew In,is still alive and in good health.
Is Jeff Fahey Retiring from Acting?
”As we get older, there are phases of life that wew enter into and being an actor isn’t just fun anymore”,Fahey might have said ,says an anonymous source.Other reports hinted that he may branch out into other creative fieldshe is better at.