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Craig Bierko

Highest Rated:   81% Equity (2016)
Lowest Rated:   0% The Suburbans (1999)
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Birthplace:   Rye Brook, New York, USA
Following an early career that mainly included small parts on Empty Nest, Murphy Brown, and other assorted sitcoms, Craig Bierko made a number of unsuccessful stabs at stardom in feature films with leading-man roles in the poorly received comedies Sour Grapes, The Suburbans, and Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star. He also starred opposite Gretchen Mol in 1999's sci-fi dud The Thirteenth Floor. In 2005, Bierko's career began to pick up steam when he bulked up to play boxer Max Baer in Ron Howard's Cinderella Man. Playing opposite acting heavyweights Russell Crowe and Paul Giamatti, Bierko held his own and received high marks from critics. He parlayed the success of the performance into an extended arc on ABC's Boston Legal, and in 2007 was cast as the lead on Fox's The Rules for Starting Over, a romantic sitcom about a divorced man's reluctant attempts at entering the dating scene. In 2012, he played a supporting role in Peter and Bobby Farrelly's reboot of The Three Stooges.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
81% Equity
  • Benji Akers
$1.7M 2016
13% Louder Than Words
  • Eddie Stolzenberg
2014
No Score Yet God Gave Me Wings (If I Had Wings)
  • Actor
2013
51% The Three Stooges
  • Mac
$41.9M 2012
25% The Change-Up
  • Valtan
$37M 2011
21% Meet Bill
  • Sergeant
2008
17% Superhero Movie
  • Woverine
$25.9M 2008
51% For Your Consideration
  • Talk Show Host
$5.5M 2006
29% Danika
  • Randy
2006
37% Scary Movie 4
  • Tom Ryan
$90.7M 2006
80% Cinderella Man
  • Max Baer
$61.6M 2005
75% Hair High
  • Sarge
2004
23% Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
  • George Finney
$22.8M 2003
No Score Yet I'm with Lucy
  • Peter
2002
0% The Suburbans
  • Mitch
1999
29% The Thirteenth Floor
  • Douglas Hall
1999
49% Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Lacerta
1998
23% Sour Grapes
  • Richie
1998
5% 'Til There Was You
  • Jon
1997
54% Johns
  • Christmas Preacher on Radio
1997
68% The Long Kiss Goodnight
  • Timothy
1996
No Score Yet Red Dwarf (Red Dwarf USA)
  • Actor
1992
No Score Yet Victimless Crimes
  • Actor
1990
44% Loverboy
  • Actor
1989
No Score Yet Love Note
  • Actor
1987

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
30% Kevin Can Wait
2016
  • Peter
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2016
92% UnReal
2015-2016
  • Chet
  • 2016
  • 2015
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
  • Dep. Marshal Andy Eckerson
  • 2016
  • 2003
88% Suits
2011
  • Actor
  • 2015
No Score Yet Unforgettable
2011-2016
  • Marco
  • 2014
No Score Yet Hot in Cleveland
2010-2015
  • Donald
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet Body of Proof
2011-2013
  • Dr. Derrick Malcolm
  • 2013
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
  • Peter
  • 2013
95% Elementary
2012
  • Jim Fowkes
  • 2012
No Score Yet Necessary Roughness
2011-2013
  • Actor
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Mentalist
2008-2015
  • Doc Duggan
  • 2011
96% Damages
2007-2012
  • Terry Brooke Terry Boone
  • 2010
98% The Good Wife
2009-2016
  • Duke Rosco
  • 2010
75% The League
2009-2015
  • Craig O'Connor
  • 2010
79% Nip/Tuck
2003-2010
  • Bob Easton
  • 2007
No Score Yet Boston Legal
2004-2008
  • Jeffrey Coho
  • 2007
  • 2006
No Score Yet Ally McBeal
1997-2002
  • Dennis Martin
  • 2000
No Score Yet Elementary
  • Jim Fowkes

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