American actor who became known for his roles in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and Alone in the Dark.
He appeared on the TV series Strike Force and went on to have roles on Stingray, The Beachcombers, and 21 Jump Street.
He was nominated for a Leo Award Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Dramatic Series for his role as Merlin on Stargate SG-1.
He was born in England, but relocated to Canada to cltivate his acting career.
In 2006, he appeared in Night at the Museum, which starred Ben Stiller.