Christopher Curry (actor)

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Christopher Curry (born Christopher Root, October 22, 1948 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, US) is an American character actor of film and television who has appeared in more than 70 films and television programs since the 1980s. His best-known roles are as Captain Bosch in C.H.U.D. and Rico's father in Starship Troopers. He also had a small role in Red Dragon, and appeared as FBI Agent Stuckey in Home Alone 3. From 2011 until 2015, he portrayed the recurring role of Earl Kinsella, the father of Wade Kinsella in the CW TV series Hart of Dixie.


Year Title Role Notes
1984 C.H.U.D. Captain Bosch
ABC Afterschool Special Surveyor Episode: The Almost Royal Family
1986 F/X Mitchell
1988 Too Young the Hero Laslo TV film
The Laser Man Officer
1989 See You in the Morning Larry's Brother
Last Exit to Brooklyn Riot Police Officer
Cross of Fire Hollings William Jennings Bryan TV film
1990 Hunter Pete Florino 2 episodes
thirtysomething Dr. Eilerton Episode: "Life Class"
Desperate Hours Chabon
The Return of Superfly Tom Perkins
1991 Palace Guard Episode: "House Arrest"
Guns of Paradise Tuck Sweeney Episode: "Bad Blood"
The Boys Policeman #1 TV film
1992 Reasonable Doubts Dr. Bruner Episode: "Home to Roost"
Quantum Leap Mr. Takin Episode: "Trilogy (Part 2) – For Your Love"
1993 L.A. Law Brian McAlister Episode: "That's Why the Lady Is a Stamp"
1994 Betrayed by Love Capt. Stevenson TV film
Wings Bobby Young Episode: "Moonlighting"
In the Heat of the Night Bitsy Mergere Episode: "Poor Relations"
Chicago Hope Special Agent Tom Jerryman Episode: "Genevieve and Fat Boy"
1995 Bye Bye Love Dad #1 at McDonald's
Babylon 5 Ronald Quantrell Episode: "And Now For a Word"
Bushwhacked Trooper
The Client Dan Jacobs Episode: "Dear Harris"
Murder, She Wrote Sheriff Mike Chubb Episode: "Frozen Stiff"
1996 JAG Captain Dykstra Two Episodes
1997 Chicago Hope Jim Dolan Episode: "All in the Family"
Starship Troopers Mr. Rico
Johnny Bravo Man on Street / Guy #2 (voice) Two episodes
Dave's World Kruger Episode: The Creeping Peril
Matchbox Circus Train Frank Sanders
Beverly Hills, 90210 Jerry Wester Two Episodes
Home Alone 3 FBI Agent Stuckey
1998 Bulworth Journalist
1999 Star Trek: Voyager Automobile Driver Episode: "11:59"
Love American Style Daddy Segment: "Love In The Old South"
2001 Crossing Jordan Jimm Keller Episode: "Blue Christmas"
Taking Back Our Town Walt Haney TV movie
The Song of the Lark Fritz Kohler TV movie
Summoning Sam Short
2002 Red Dragon Mr. Fisk
City of Ghosts Larry Luckman
The West Wing Colonel Lee Episode: "We Killed Yamamoto"

2014 SpaceBear (TV Movie) Perplexulo, Dream Trout (voice)

2011-2014 Hart of Dixie (TV Series)

Earl Kinsella / Crazy Earl - Act Naturally (2014) ... Crazy Earl - Who Says You Can't Go Home (2013) ... Earl Kinsella - The Gambler (2013) ... Earl Kinsella - Blue Christmas (2012) ... Earl Kinsella - Baby, Don't Get Hooked on Me (2012) ... Earl Kinsella Show all 8 episodes 2013 Glee (TV Series) Gunther - Tina in the Sky with Diamonds (2013) ... Gunther - Love, Love, Love (2013) ... Gunther 2013 Castle (TV Series) Gaston - Hunt (2013) ... Gaston 2013 Jobs Board Member #1 2012 BlackBoxTV (TV Series) Doctor Bannister - AEZP: The Hollow (2012) ... Doctor Bannister 2011 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series) Judge Martin - Can I Get a Witness? (2011) ... Judge Martin 2011/I Claustrophobia Orwell 2010 The Young and the Restless (TV Series) Russ Curtis - Episode #1.9417 (2010) ... Russ Curtis - Episode #1.9414 (2010) ... Russ Curtis - Episode #1.9413 (2010) ... Russ Curtis

2010 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)

Elevator Man - Episode #1.11349 (2010) ... Elevator Man (voice) 2010 Amish Grace (TV Movie) Minister (as Chris Curry) 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Pundit 2008 Young Person's Guide to History (TV Series) King George III - Episode #1.1 (2008) ... King George III 2008 The Rise of the Argonauts (Video Game) (voice) 2008/II Crazy Dr. Taylor 2008 Without a Trace (TV Series) Joel Kemper - Article 32 (2008) ... Joel Kemper

2007 General Hospital: Night Shift (TV Series)

Jared's Father - Bed, Bath and Be Gone (2007) ... Jared's Father - Paternity Ward (2007) ... Jared's Father

2006 Flags of Our Fathers

Ed Block

2006 Mystery Woman: Oh Baby (TV Movie)

Jackson Chandler

2006 Hitman: Blood Money (Video Game) (voice)
2006 Huff (TV Series)

Matt Stewart - A Cornfield Grows in L.A. (2006) ... Matt Stewart - So... What Brings You to Armageddon? (2006) ... Matt Stewart - Used, Abused and Unenthused (2006) ... Matt Stewart

2005 Ultimate Spider-Man (Video Game) (voice)
2005 Psychic Driving (Short)

Dr. Leonard Mahler

2005 Lincoln's Eyes (Short) (voice)
2004 Shelter (Short)


2004 Patients (TV Movie)


2003 Medal of Honor: Rising Sun (Video Game)

Michael Paul Floyd (OSS) (voice)

2003 The Lyon's Den (TV Series)

Attorney / Zach's Attorney - Separation Anxiety (2003) ... Attorney - The Fifth ... Zach's Attorney

2003 Alias (TV Series)

Heinz Brucker - Truth Takes Time (2003) ... Heinz Brucker

2003 Dirt

Vice consul


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