Frank Whaley

Actor, Director, Writer

Actor, Director, Writer


Frank Whaley is a critically acclaimed actor/writer/director. He is best known for the films Pulp Fiction (1994) and Swimming with Sharks (1994), and has worked with Oliver Stone multiple times. His feature directorial debut, Joe the King (1999), earned him the Waldo Salt Screenwriting prize at the 1999 Sundance Film Festival. He was born in ...
Birth date
1963-07-20
Awards
5 wins & 4 nominations.
Height
5' 9" (1.75 m)

Known For


Broken Arrow
Broken Arrow
Giles Prentice (1996)
Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction
Brett (1994)
The Doors
The Doors
Robby Krieger (1991)
Vacancy
Vacancy
Mason (2007)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Actor3 Days Rising
(post-production) Robert Poe
ActorFor NYC
(Short)
2020
ActorBull
(TV Series) Ray Peterman / Max Hyland - Off the Rails (2020) ... Ray Peterman - Free Fall (2017) ... Max Hyland
2017-2020
ActorInterrogation
(TV Series) Detective James Connor - P.I. Charlie Shannon vs Eric Fisher 1996 (2020) ... Detective James Connor - Det. Dave Russell vs Chris Keller 1983 (2020) ... Detective James Connor - L.A. County Psychologist Marjorie Thompson vs. Eric Fisher 1984 (2020) ... Detective James Connor - Det. Dave Russell vs Kim Decker 1982 (2020) ... Detective James Connor - I.A. Sgt. Ian Lynch vs Eric Fisher 2003 (2020) ... Detective James Connor Show all 6 episodes
2020
ActorTom Clancy's Jack Ryan
(TV Series) Carter Estes - Cargo (2019) ... Carter Estes
2019
ActorThe Shed
Bane
2019/I
ActorHustlers
Reese
2019
ActorInto the Dark
(TV Series) Parker - All That We Destroy (2019) ... Parker
2019
ActorWish Man
Tom Wells
2019
ActorThe Good Cop
(TV Series) Joseph Privett - Who Cut Mrs. Ackroyd in Half? (2018) ... Joseph Privett - Will Cora Get Married? (2018) ... Joseph Privett
2018
ActorWarning Shot
David
2018
ActorLuke Cage
(TV Series) Detective Rafael Scarfe - All Souled Out (2018) ... Detective Rafael Scarfe - Suckas Need Bodyguards (2016) ... Detective Rafael Scarfe - Just to Get a Rep (2016) ... Detective Rafael Scarfe - Step in the Arena (2016) ... Detective Rafael Scarfe - Who's Gonna Take the Weight? (2016) ... Detective Rafael Scarfe Show all 7 episodes
2016-2018
ActorDeception
(TV Series) Charles Quaid - The Unseen Hand (2018) ... Charles Quaid
2018
ActorSneaky Pete
(TV Series) Duane Harding - Inside Out (2018) ... Duane Harding
2018
ActorGone
(TV Series) Ted - Secuestrado (2018) ... Ted
2018
ActorAgainst the Night
Detective Ramsey
2017
ActorThe Outcasts
Herb Schellenberger
2017
ActorMacGyver
(TV Series) Douglas Bishop - Fish Scaler (2017) ... Douglas Bishop
2017
ActorMonster Trucks
Wade Coley
2016
ActorEmpire
(TV Series) Edison Cruz - A Furnace for Your Foe (2016) ... Edison Cruz
2016
ActorDivorce
(TV Series) Carson Hodges - Gustav (2016) ... Carson Hodges
2016
ActorElementary
(TV Series) Winston Utz - To Catch a Predator Predator (2016) ... Winston Utz
2016
ActorCold Moon
Sheriff Ted Hale
2016
ActorChicago Med
(TV Series) Chuck Gleason - Withdrawal (2016) ... Chuck Gleason
2016
ActorMadoff
(TV Mini-Series) Harry Markopolos - Redemptions (2016) ... Harry Markopolos - Fallout (2016) ... Harry Markopolos - Catch Me If You Cancer (2016) ... Harry Markopolos - Millions to Billions (2016) ... Harry Markopolos
2016
ActorUnforgettable
(TV Series) Jim Garrett - We Can Be Heroes (2016) ... Jim Garrett
2016
ActorUnder the Dome
(TV Series) Dr. Marston - Caged (2015) ... Dr. Marston - Alaska (2015) ... Dr. Marston - The Kinship (2015) ... Dr. Marston
2015
ActorGotham
(TV Series) Doug - Selina Kyle (2014) ... Doug
2014
ActorRob the Mob
Agent Frank Hurd
2014
ActorThe Blacklist
(TV Series) Karl Hoffman - The Good Samaritan (No. 106) (2014) ... Karl Hoffman
2014
ActorBlue Bloods
(TV Series) Gary Heller - Drawing Dead (2013) ... Gary Heller - Collateral Damage (2012) ... Gary Heller
2012-2013
ActorRay Donovan
(TV Series) Van Miller - Bucky Fuckin' Dent (2013) ... Van Miller - Road Trip (2013) ... Van Miller - Housewarming (2013) ... Van Miller - The Golem (2013) ... Van Miller - Black Cadillac (2013) ... Van Miller Show all 7 episodes
2013
ActorAftermath
Eric
2013/I
ActorNYC 22
(TV Series) Larry Giles - Firebomb (2012) ... Larry Giles
2012
ActorAlcatraz
(TV Series) Officer Donovan - The Ames Bros. (2012) ... Officer Donovan
2012
ActorMedium
(TV Series) Gabe Helling - Means and Ends (2010) ... Gabe Helling
2010
ActorJanie Jones
Chuck
2010
ActorBurn Notice
(TV Series) Josh Wagner - Breach of Faith (2010) ... Josh Wagner
2010
ActorAs Good as Dead
Aaron
2010
ActorUgly Betty
(TV Series) Mr. Sparks - Blackout! (2010) ... Mr. Sparks
2010
ActorThe Cell 2
(Video) Duncan
2009
ActorCSI: Crime Scene Investigation
(TV Series) Miles - Disarmed and Dangerous (2009) ... Miles
2009
ActorLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit
(TV Series) Navy Commander Grant Marcus - PTSD (2008) ... Navy Commander Grant Marcus
2008
ActorDrillbit Taylor
Jittery Bodyguard
2008
ActorHouse
(TV Series) Robert Elliot - Mirror Mirror (2007) ... Robert Elliot
2007
ActorNew York City Serenade
Les
2007
ActorRuffian
(TV Movie) Bill Nack
2007
ActorVacancy
Mason
2007
ActorBoston Legal
(TV Series) Frankie Cox - Brotherly Love (2007) ... Frankie Cox
2007
ActorCherry Crush
Wade Chandling
2007
ActorThe System Within
Prison Guard
2006
ActorCrazy Eights
Brent Sykes
2006
ActorThe Hottest State
Harris
2006
ActorPsych
(TV Series) Robert Dunn - Who Ya Gonna Call? (2006) ... Robert Dunn
2006
ActorWorld Trade Center
Chuck Sereika
2006
ActorWhere There's a Will
(TV Movie) Richie Greene
2006
ActorCurb Your Enthusiasm
(TV Series) Peter Hagen - Lewis Needs a Kidney (2005) ... Peter Hagen
2005
ActorMrs. Harris
(TV Movie) George Bolen
2005
ActorDetective
(TV Movie) Brewmaster
2005
ActorNCIS
(TV Series) Jeffrey White - Chained (2004) ... Jeffrey White
2004
ActorLaw & Order: Criminal Intent
(TV Series) Mitch Godel - Eosphoros (2004) ... Mitch Godel
2004
ActorThe Dead Zone
(TV Series) Christopher Wey / Future Guy - Tipping Point (2004) ... Christopher Wey - Finding Rachel: Part 2 (2004) ... Christopher Wey - Finding Rachel: Part 1 (2004) ... Christopher Wey - Visions (2003) ... Christopher Wey - The Combination (2003) ... Future Guy / Christopher Wey Show all 7 episodes
2003-2004
ActorSchool of Rock
Battle of the Bands Director (uncredited)
2003
ActorA Good Night to Die
Chad
2003
ActorSun Gods
(TV Movie)
2002
ActorThe Twilight Zone
(TV Series) Martin Donner - Future Trade (2002) ... Martin Donner
2002
ActorRed Dragon
Ralph Mandy (uncredited)
2002
ActorLaw & Order
(TV Series) John McDowell - Access Nation (2002) ... John McDowell
2002
ActorBad News Mr. Swanson
(TV Movie)
2001
ActorStrange Frequency
(TV Series) - Time Is on My Side (2001)
2001
ActorThe Jimmy Show
Jimmy O'Brien
2001
ActorChelsea Walls
Lynny Barnum
2001
ActorPursuit of Happiness
Alan
2001
ActorBuddy Faro
(TV Series) Bob Jones - The Truth Is in the Trash (2000) ... Bob Jones - The Match Game (2000) ... Bob Jones - Charlotte's Tangled Web (2000) ... Bob Jones - Who's the Muse (2000) ... Bob Jones - Done Away in a Manger (2000) ... Bob Jones Show all 13 episodes
1998-2000
ActorThe Outer Limits
(TV Series) Zig Fowler / Cliff Unger / Henry Marshall - Zig Zag (2000) ... Zig Fowler / Cliff Unger - The Conversion (1995) ... Henry Marshall
1995-2000
ActorTwo Family House
Narrator (uncredited)
2000
ActorShake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story
(TV Movie) Allen Kogan
1999
ActorJoe the King
Angry Man Bob Owes (uncredited)
1999
ActorIt All Came True
Brett Conway
1998
ActorWhen Trumpets Fade
(TV Movie) Medic Chamberlain
1998
ActorThe Wall
(TV Movie) Bishop
1998
ActorWent to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five
Skee-Ball Weasel
1998
ActorBombshell
Malcolm Garvey
1997
ActorGlam
Franky Syde
1997
ActorDead Man's Gun
(TV Series) Cole Ballard - My Brother's Keeper (1997) ... Cole Ballard
1997
ActorOddville, MTV
(TV Series) - Episode dated 30 June 1997 (1997)
1997
ActorCannes Man
Frank Whaley (as Frank Whalley)
1997
ActorDead Man's Gun
(TV Movie) Cole (segment "My Brother's Keeper")
1997
ActorRetroactive
Brian
1997
ActorThe Winner
Joey
1996
ActorBroken Arrow
Giles Prentice
1996
ActorCafe Society
Mickey Jelke
1995
ActorHomage
Archie Landrum
1995
ActorI.Q.
Frank
1994
ActorThe Desperate Trail
(Video) Walter Cooper
1994
ActorSwimming with Sharks
Guy
1994
ActorPulp Fiction
Brett
1994
ActorTo Dance with the White Dog
(TV Movie) James
1993
ActorFatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald
(TV Movie) Lee Harvey Oswald
1993
ActorSwing Kids
Arvid
1993
ActorHoffa
Young Kid
1992
ActorA Midnight Clear
Paul 'Father' Mundy
1992
ActorBack in the U.S.S.R.
Archer
1992
ActorJFK
Oswald Imposter (credited on Director's Cut)
1991
ActorCareer Opportunities
Jim Dodge
1991
ActorThe Doors
Robby Krieger
1991
ActorCold Dog Soup
Michael Latchmer
1990
ActorThe Freshman
Steve Bushak
1990
ActorBorn on the Fourth of July
Timmy
1989
ActorLittle Monsters
Boy
1989
ActorField of Dreams
Archie Graham
1989
ActorFlying Blind
(TV Movie) Joey
1989
ActorUnconquered
(TV Movie) Arnie Woods
1989
ActorLife on the Flipside
(TV Movie) Sonny Day
1988
ActorThe Equalizer
(TV Series) Press - The Child Broker (1988) ... Press
1988
ActorIronweed
Young Francis
1987
ActorABC Afterschool Specials
(TV Series) Jeff Dillon - Seasonal Differences (1987) ... Jeff Dillon
1987
ActorCBS Schoolbreak Special
(TV Series) Scott McNichol - Soldier Boys (1987) ... Scott McNichol
1987
ActorSpenser: For Hire
(TV Series) Tommy - The Road Back (1987) ... Tommy
1987
RoleTitleYear
DirectorWinning the City
(pre-production)
DirectorLike Sunday, Like Rain2014
DirectorNew York City Serenade2007
DirectorThe Jimmy Show2001
DirectorJoe the King1999
RoleTitleYear
WriterWinning the City
(pre-production)
WriterLike Sunday, Like Rain
(written by)
2014
WriterNew York City Serenade2007
WriterThe Jimmy Show2001
WriterJoe the King
(written by)
1999
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackChelsea Walls
(performer: "Remember Me" (2001))
2001
SoundtrackCafe Society
(performer: "Remind Me" (1940))
1995
SoundtrackThe Doors
(performer: "My Wild Love")
1991
RoleTitleYear
ProducerWinning the City
(producer) (pre-production)
RoleTitleYear
ThanksEasy Six
(thanks)
2003
ThanksWet Hot American Summer
(special thanks)
2001
ThanksSleep Easy, Hutch Rimes
(thanks)
2000
ThanksTwo Family House
(special thanks)
2000
ThanksThe Desperate Trail
(Video) (the filmmakers wish to thank)
1994
RoleTitleYear
SelfCelebrity Ghost Stories
(TV Series documentary) Self - Roddy Piper/Skylar Grey/Frank Whaley (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfCon Man with a Heart of Gold
(Video short) Self
2006
Self'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris
(Documentary) Self
2006
SelfField of Dreams: Passing Along the Pastime
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfMetro-Angelika Film Festival
(TV Special) Self -Host
2001
SelfTarget Presents CBS Sneak Peek
(Video documentary short) Bob Jones
1998
SelfThe Doors: The Road of Excess
(Video documentary short) Self
1997
SelfAmerican Experience
(TV Series documentary) - The Telephone (1997) ... (voice)
1997
SelfThe State
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.5 (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfThe Jon Stewart Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 16 June 1995 (1995) ... Self
1995
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageAn Accidental Studio
(Documentary)
2019
Archive footageDiálogos de cine
(TV Special) Brett
2008
Archive footageBoffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
(Documentary) Brett (uncredited)
2006
Archive footage'Pulp Fiction' on a Dime: A 10th Anniversary Retrospect
(TV Short documentary)
2004
Archive footageYou're Still Not Fooling Anybody
(Short) Self (uncredited)
1997