Titus B. Welliver
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
(m. 1992;div. 1996)
(m. 1998;div. 2004)
Elizabeth W. Alexander
(m. 2005;died 2012)
(m. 2014;div. 2021)
|Relatives||Neil Welliver (father)|
Titus B. Welliveris an American actor. He is best known for his portrayals of the Man in Black in Lost , Silas Adams in Deadwood , Jimmy O'Phelan in Sons of Anarchy , and the title role in the television series Bosch and Bosch: Legacy. He is also known for his collaborations with Ben Affleck, starring in his films Gone Baby Gone (2007), The Town (2010), Argo (2012), and Live by Night (2016).
Welliver's father, Neil Welliver, was a well-known American landscape painter who was a professor of fine art at Yale University before becoming dean of the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Fine Art. Welliver's mother, Norma Cripps, was a fashion illustrator.Welliver studied drama at New York University in the early 1980s before his film and television career began. He befriended Adam Sandler in a comedy writing class while attending New York University.
Welliver has worked on several film projects, including The Doors (1991), Mobsters (1991), Mulholland Falls (1996), Rough Riders (1997), Once in the Life (2000), Biker Boyz (2003), Twisted (2004), Assault on Precinct 13 (2005). He was cast in the first four films of director Ben Affleck; Gone Baby Gone (2007), The Town (2010), Argo (2012) and Live by Night (2016). He was also cast in director Michael Bay's film Transformers: Age of Extinction in 2014.
On television, he had a recurring role as a doctor on NYPD Blue and was one of the stars of the CBS police drama Brooklyn South . Moreover, Welliver is well known for playing the semi-regular character Silas Adams on the HBO series Deadwood . Welliver played "The Representative" in two episodes of Prison Break , portrayed Kyle Hollis (a.k.a. Reverend Orson Parker) in the NBC series Life , and appeared in the season five finale of Lost as the "Man in Black", which he continued to portray during the sixth and final season. In 1999 he appeared in an episode of Touched by an Angel titled "The Occupant", where he played a man who was "occupied" by a demon. In 2002 Welliver played Tom Landricks, a rapist, on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
He was introduced into FX's Sons of Anarchy midway through season two, in which he portrays Irish gun kingpin Jimmy O'Phelan. In 2009, he started playing the role of Prosecutor Glenn Childs, a rival of Chris Noth's character, in the CBS series The Good Wife . He joined the cast of the apocalyptic drama The Last Ship in a recurring role for its first two seasons, as Thorwald, a local warlord fighting underground in a dying world infected by a global pandemic.
Welliver plays the title role in the TV series Bosch from Amazon Studios. The series is based on the novels centered on the character of the same name by Michael Connelly. The first season of the series was released on Amazon Prime Video on February 13, 2015.The series was renewed for a seventh and final season on February 13, 2020. The Bosch series was followed by a May 2022 spin off entitled Bosch: Legacy in which Bosch has left the LAPD and has become a private detective and his daughter, Madeline, (played by Madison Lintz) is a rookie police officer, still set in Los Angeles. Welliver had a cameo appearance as an Imperial captain in the Disney+ series The Mandalorian .
Welliver has narrated several audiobooks, including Robert B. Parker's series of American western novels, Appaloosa, Brimstone, Blue-Eyed Devil and Ironhorse. He has also narrated several of the Michael Connelly Bosch series of crime fiction novels, including The Crossing, The Burning Room and The Wrong Side of Goodbye.
He revealed in several interviews the link between his own experience of loss and his interpretation of Harry Bosch.
Welliver has been married five times.His marriages to Heather Wielandt, Hollywood talent agent Dani Sexton, and actress Joanna Heimbold ended in divorce. He was widowed when his fourth wife, film producer Elizabeth W. Alexander, died of breast cancer in 2012. He has a daughter with Alexander, and two sons with Heimbold. All three of his children, Cora, Quinn and Eamonn, have appeared in Welliver's two series. He married Jose Stemkens, a Dutch fashion consultant and former model, in 2014. Welliver filed for divorce from Stemkens in May 2019. As of May 2022, he is engaged to Samantha Edge.
|1990||Navy SEALs||Redneck In Bar|
|The Lost Capone||Ralph Capone|
|1991||The Doors||Macing Cop|
|1992||An American Story||Jack Austin|
|1994||Tick, Tick, Tick||Unknown||Short|
|Zero Tolerance||Ray Manta|
|1995||Born to Be Wild||Sergeant Markle|
|1996||Mulholland Falls||Kenny Kamins, Mobster|
|Rough Riders||B.F. Goodrich|
|The Big Fall||Moe|
|Once in the Life||Torch|
|2005||Assault on Precinct 13||Milos|
|2007||Gone Baby Gone||Lionel McCready|
|The Human Contract||Mr. Praylis|
|2009||Other People's Parties||Pat “The Patriot” Prescott|
|2010||Mafia II||Civilians||Video game voice role|
|The Town||Detective Dino Ciampa|
|2012||Man on a Ledge||Captain Dante Marcus|
|Item 47||Agent Felix Blake||Short Marvel Comics film, precursor to Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. TV series.|
|2013||Red 2||Senior Director of Military Intelligence||Uncredited|
|2014||Transformers: Age of Extinction||James Savoy|
|2016||Live by Night||Tim Hickey|
|2018||Escape Plan 2: Hades||Gregor Faust|
|2019||An Affair to Die For||Russell|
|Shaft||Special Agent Vietti|
|2021||Batman: The Long Halloween||Carmine Falcone||Voice, direct-to-video|
|1990||Matlock||Johnny Bauer||Episode: "The Narc"|
|1992||L.A. Law||William Boyd||Episode: "Steal It Again, Sam"|
|Beverly Hills, 90210||Doug||Episode: "Cardio-Funk"|
|The Commish||Michael Harris||Episode: "Video Vigilante"|
|1993||Tales from the Crypt||Salucci||Episode: "Forever Ambergris"|
|1994||The X-Files||Doug Spinney||Episode: "Darkness Falls"|
|One Woman's Courage||Television movie|
|1995||New York Undercover||Frankie||Episode: "Innocent Bystanders"|
|1995–1998||NYPD Blue||Dr. Mondzac||Recurring role; 8 episodes|
|1996||Kindred: The Embraced||Cameron||Episode: "Cabin in the Woods"|
|High Incident||Sergeant Crispo||2 episodes|
|Murder One||Larry White||3 episodes|
|1997||Nash Bridges||Richard Drake||Episode: "The Web"|
|Spy Game||Sebastian Dane||Episode: "Necessity Is the Mother of Infection"|
|The Practice||Gordon||Episode: "Hide and Seek"|
|1997–1998||Brooklyn South||Officer Jake Lowery||Main role; 22 episodes|
|1998||The Day Lincoln Was Shot||Lewis Thornton Powell||Television movie|
|1999||Total Recall 2070||Henry Sumers||Episode: "Personal Effects"|
|Star Trek: Voyager||Lieutenant Maxwell Burke||Episode: Equinox Part 1 & 2|
|Touched by an Angel||Gregory / Lonnie||Episode: "The Occupant"|
|Mind Prey||John Mail||Television movie|
|2000||Falcone||Santino 'Sonny' Napoli||Episode: "Windows"|
|2001||Big Apple||FBI Special Agent Jimmy Flynn||8 episodes|
|Blonde||The Baseball Player||Television miniseries|
|UC: Undercover||Rick Jansen||Episode: "Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye"|
|2001–2002||That's Life||Dr. Eric Hackett||Recurring role; 17 episodes|
|2002||Third Watch||Cameron||Episode: "Ladies' Day"|
|Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Tom Landricks||Episode: "Resilience"|
|2003||The Twilight Zone||Dylan||Episode: "The Monsters Are on Maple Street"|
|2004–2006||Deadwood||Silas Adams||26 episodes|
|2006||Law & Order||Bill Whitney||Episode: "Profiteer"|
|2007||Numb3rs||Agent Graves||Episode: "Finders Keepers"|
|Kidnapped||Senator Bill Ross||2 episodes|
|Jericho||Colonel Robert Hoffman||Episode: "Why We Fight"|
|NCIS||Navy Captain Roger Walsh||Episode: "Leap of Faith"|
|Shark||Dexter Modene / Javier||Episode: "In Absentia"|
|2007–2008||Life||Kyle Hollis||2 episodes|
|2008||Prison Break||Representative Scott||2 episodes|
|2009||Monk||Daniel Reese||Episode: "Mr. Monk's Other Brother"|
|Raising the Bar||Nate Chrisman||Episode: "No Child's Left Behind"|
|Kings||Bartender||Episode: "Chapter One"|
|Supernatural||Roger / War||Episode: "Good God, Y'All"|
|2009–2010||Lost||Man In Black||3 episodes|
|2010||The Closer||Gregory Drisken||Episode: "Help Wanted"|
|2009–2010||Sons of Anarchy||Jimmy O'Phelan||13 episodes|
|2010||True Blue||John Leeson||Television movie|
|Lost: The Final Journey||Himself / narrator||Television documentary|
|2011||Law & Order: LA||Attorney Kennedy||Episode: "Angel's Knoll"|
|2011, 2015||Suits||Dominic Barone||3 episodes|
|2009–2011||The Good Wife||Glenn Childs||Recurring role; 16 episodes|
|2011–2012||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Mark Gabriel / Matt Gabriel||3 episodes|
|2011||Awakening||The Hunter||Television movie|
|Good Morning, Killer||Mike Donato||Television movie|
|2012||Grimm||Farley Kolt||Episode: "Three Coins in a Fuchsbau"|
|Touch||Randall Meade||3 episodes|
|Midnight Sun||Bennett Maxwell||Television movie|
|2013||White Collar||Senator Terence Pratt||2 episodes|
|2013–2016||Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.||Agent Felix Blake||3 episodes|
|2014||The Mentalist||Michael Ridley||3 episodes|
|2014–2015||The Last Ship||Thorwald||4 episodes|
|2015–2021||Bosch||Detective Hieronymus 'Harry' Bosch||Lead role; 68 episodes|
|2018||Chicago P.D.||Ronald Booth||Episode: "Ghosts"|
|Hell's Kitchen||Himself||Guest diner|
Episode: "Hot Potato"
|2019||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Attorney Rob Miller||3 episodes|
|2020||The Mandalorian||Imperial Captain||Episode: "Chapter 11: The Heiress"|
|2021||Castlevania||Ratko||Voice, 5 episodes|
|2021||Nova Vita||Dr. Dexter Luis||9 episodes|
|2022–present||Bosch: Legacy||Harry Bosch||Lead role; 20 episodes|
|2022||Titans||Lex Luthor||Episode: "Lex Luthor"|
Miriam Rogers is an American actress. Her notable film roles are Gung Ho (1986), Someone to Watch Over Me (1987), Desperate Hours (1990), and Full Body Massage (1995). She garnered the greatest acclaim of her career for her role in the religious drama The Rapture (1991), with critic Robin Wood declaring that she "gave one of the greatest performances in the history of the Hollywood cinema." Rogers has since appeared in Reflections on a Crime (1994), The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996), Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997), Lost in Space (1998), Ginger Snaps (2000), The Door in the Floor (2004), and For a Good Time, Call... (2012). Her extensive work in television includes Paper Dolls (1984), Weapons of Mass Distraction (1997), The Loop (2006–2007), and recurring roles on The X-Files (1998–1999), Two and a Half Men (2011–2015), Wilfred (2014), Mad Men (2015), Bosch (2014–2021), and Bosch: Legacy (2022).
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Bosch is an American police procedural streaming television series produced by Amazon Studios and Fabrik Entertainment starring Titus Welliver as Los Angeles Police Department detective Harry Bosch. The show was developed for Amazon by Eric Overmyer, and the first season takes its inspiration from the Michael Connelly novels City of Bones (2002), Echo Park (2006), and The Concrete Blonde (1994). It was one of two drama pilots that Amazon streamed online in early 2014, and viewers offered their opinions on it before the studio decided whether to place a series order. The seventh and final season was released on June 25, 2021. A spin-off sequel series titled Bosch: Legacy, described by Welliver as "essentially Bosch season 8",, premiered on May 6, 2022 on Amazon Freevee, and has been renewed for a second and third season.,
Live by Night is a 2016 American crime drama film written, directed, produced by and starring Ben Affleck. Based on the 2012 novel of the same name by Dennis Lehane, the film follows an ambitious Ybor City bootlegger (Affleck) who becomes a notorious gangster. The film also stars Elle Fanning, Brendan Gleeson, Chris Messina, Sienna Miller, Zoe Saldaña, and Chris Cooper.
Madison Lintz is an American actress known for her roles as Sophia Peletier in the AMC post-apocalyptic television drama series The Walking Dead (2010–2012) and as Madeline "Maddie" Bosch in the Amazon Prime Video series Bosch (2015–2021) and its revival on Amazon Freevee Bosch: Legacy (2022–present).
Deadwood: The Movie is a 2019 American Western television film directed by Daniel Minahan and written by David Milch for HBO. It is a continuation of the television series of the same name, which was created by Milch and ran for three seasons from 2004 to 2006. The film reunites the majority of the large ensemble cast, including Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Paula Malcomson, John Hawkes, and Gerald McRaney, and premiered on May 31, 2019.
The second season of the American television series The Mandalorian stars Pedro Pascal as the title character, a bounty hunter trying to return "The Child" to his people, the Jedi. It is part of the Star Wars franchise, set after the events of Return of the Jedi (1983). The season was produced by Lucasfilm, Fairview Entertainment, and Golem Creations, with Jon Favreau serving as showrunner.
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Bosch: Legacy is an American police procedural television series developed by Michael Connelly, Tom Bernardo and Eric Overmyer. A sequel to the Amazon Prime Video series Bosch (2014–2021), it stars Titus Welliver as former LAPD detective Harry Bosch, with Mimi Rogers and Madison Lintz also reprising their roles. The series premiered on May 6, 2022, on Amazon Freevee with the release of four episodes, with the remaining released weekly, two episodes at a time. The series was renewed for a second season prior to its premiere. The second season premiered on October 20, 2023, again with the release of four episodes, with the remaining episodes to be released weekly, two at a time. The series was later renewed for a third season prior to its second season premiere.
my fiancé, Samantha Edge, and I divide our time between our homes in Topanga, Calif., and our Connecticut farmhouse.