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Jeff Wincott


B: May 8, 1957 in Toronto, Ontario

Jeff Wincott studied boxing from his father and became an amateur boxer and later trained in taekwondo, earning a black belt. He also competed in swimming and wrestling. Although he won an athletic scholarship to college, he chose to pursue his interest in acting. He appeared in stage productions, television programs, commercials, and feature films while studying acting at Toronto`s Ryerson University and later at New York’s Juilliard Drama School. He is usually remembered as police detective Frank Giambone from his CTV series, Night Heat. He plays Detective Lucas on the 2016 series The Night Of.

Official website
Also see Michael Wincott

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Happy Birthday, Gemini (1980)
Prom Night (1980)
Big Deal (1985)
The Boy in Blue (1986)

Martial Law (1992)
Martial Law II (1992)
Deadly Bet (1992)
Mission of Justice (1992)
Martial Outlaw (1993)
Open Fire (1994)
The Killing Machine (1994)
When The Bullet Hits The Bone (1995)
Street Law (1995)
No Exit (1995)
Whiskey, Riddles, and Dandelion Wine (VR-1996)
Last Man Standing (1996)
Profile for Murder (1997)
Universal Soldier II: Brothers in Arms (1997)
The Undertaker`s Wedding (1997)
The Donar (1997)
Future Fear (1997)
Universal Soldier III: Unfinished Business (TV-1998)
Paper Bullets (1999)

Pressure Point (2001)
Never Say Die (TV-2001)
BattleQueen (2001)
Stealing Candy (2002)
S.W.A.T. (2003)
Cleaverville (TV-2007)
Decisive Moment (2007)
The Invasion (2007)
Lustig (2007)
Lake City (2008)
House of Fallen (2008)

The Last Dinner (2010, short)
Unstoppable (2010)
Bolden! (2014)
Behind Bars (2016, short)
Ping one Pigeons (2019, short)
Bolden (2019)
# Like (2019
Kringle Time (2020)
Platitudes (2020)

TV Series – Cast:
Night Heat (1985 – 1991)

The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (mini-series, 2015)
The Night Of (2016)

TV Series – Guest Appearances:
King of Kensington (1978, 1979)

The Littlest Hobo (1981, 1983)
Matlock (1989)

Countestrike (1991, 1993)
Cold Squad (1999)

Code Name: Eternity (2000)
Eath: Final Conflict (2000)
Relic Hunter (2000, 2002)
Mutant X (2002)
JAG (2003)
24 (2003)
Navy NCIS: Nava; Criminal Investigative Service (2005)
Sons of Butcher (2006)
The Wire (2008)
Sons of Anarchy (2008, 2012, 2013)
Drop Dead Diva (2009)
One Tree Hill (2009)

Person of Interest (2011)
Blue Bloods (2012, 2015)
The Good WiFe (2012)
The Code (2019, pilot episode)

This poster for Prom Night was scanned from an original in the Northernstars Collection.
This poster for Prom Night was scanned from an original in the Northernstars Collection.