Ashton Holmes

Lowest Rated: 0% Acts of Violence (2018)
Birthday: Feb 17, 1978
Birthplace: Albany, New York, USA
After biding his time for several years on the daytime soap One Life to Live (and following it up with an appearance in the direct-to-video horror outing Raising Hell), genial, square-jawed actor Ashton Holmes graduated to fame at the hands of David Cronenberg in the director's 2005 A History of Violence. Cronenberg cast the then-23-year-old actor as Jack Stall, the son of an Indiana restaurateur, who finds himself repeating his father's pattern of violence when he responds to relentless bullying at his school by aggressively standing up for himself -- and then pushes his self-defense into the territory of criminal assault. The film (which screened at Cannes and the Toronto Film Festival and received multiple Oscar nominations) put Holmes on the cultural landscape, and paved the way for many additional follow-ups. Holmes' next major appearance, however, came three years later (under the aegis of tyro Noam Murro) with his portrayal of the son of an emotionally alienated literature professor (Dennis Quaid) in the offbeat, character-driven seriocomedy Smart People (2008). Over the coming years, Holmes would appear on a number of TV series, like The Pacific, Nikita, and Revenge.

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Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
0% Acts of Violence Roman 2018
No Score Yet Imperfections Alex 2017
20% Cold Turkey Jacob 2013
25% The Divide Adrien $18.5K 2012
50% Smart People James Wetherhold $9.5M 2008
45% What We Do Is Secret Rob Henley 2007
46% Wind Chill Guy 2007
No Score Yet Normal Adolescent Behavior Sean 2007
No Score Yet Havoc 2: Normal Adolescent Behavior Actor 2007
25% Peaceful Warrior Tommy Warner $1M 2006
87% A History of Violence Jack Stall $31.6M 2005
No Score Yet Raising Hell Zach Adler 2003

TV

CREDIT
69% Revenge
2011-2015
Tyler Tyler Barrol
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet Criminal Minds
2005
Finn Bailey
  • 2014
81% Nikita
2010-2013
Thom
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
79% Lie to Me
2009-2011
Zach
  • 2011
91% The Pacific
2010
Sid Phillips
  • 2010
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
Sam Trent
  • 2009
91% House
2004-2012
Scott
  • 2009
No Score Yet Numb3rs
2005-2010
Emerson Laidlaw
  • 2008
87% Boston Legal
2004-2008
Scott Little
  • 2006
No Score Yet Cold Case
2003-2010
Sean
  • 2004
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Davis Harrington
  • 2003
No Score Yet Revenge
Tyler Tyler Barrol

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