In his early acting career, he appeared in over 75 commercials, and in 1995 landed the role of Tyler Baker in the racy Showtime comedy series Sherman Oaks. What Year is it? Jason Behr was already 26 when he starred as Max Evans on Roswell in 1999, probably one of the oldest onscreen teenagers ever, but he pulled it off! Sending love from Jason and I #Roswell,” Shiri captioned, adding in the alien emoji for some fun. The CW’s newest show this mid-winter is a reboot of the popular series Roswell which ran from 2000-2002. Max on set? Roswell's Jason Behr played Max Evans, an often dark and brooding kind of dude. Since then, Behr has starred in various films and TV movies including The Grudge, The Way, and Happily Even After. At the age of 19, after a chance meeting with Hollywood manager Marvin Dauer in Minneapolis, Behr moved to Los Angeles. View Jason Behr’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. You may also recognize him from The CW’s own Dynasty where he played, Matthew Blaisdel. Behr has also had a series of guest appearances in various television shows like Step by Step, The Profiler, 7th Heaven, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, JAG and had recurring roles in the American television series Dawson's Creek and Breakout Kings. After his parents' divorce, Patricia moved her sons to the suburb of Richfield, where Jason attended St. Richards Catholic Elementary, a private grade school. In 2001 he played Dennis Buggit in Lasse Hallstrom's The Shipping News, co-starring with Kevin Spacey, Judi Dench, Julianne Moore, and Cate Blanchett. In May 2006, Behr wrapped Senseless, filmed in and around Glasgow, Scotland, for Matador Pictures, Circle of Confusion, Shoreline Entertainment, and in association with Plum Films; a dark chiller written by Simon Hynd, based on the book of the same name by Stona Fitch. As announced Sunday during the show’s panel at New York Comic Con, Jason Behr — … Roswell, New Mexico Adds Original Series Star Jason Behr in 'Top Secret' Role. Most people know that Katherine Heigl went on to star as Dr. Izzie Stevens on Grey’s Anatomy after playing Isabel Evans (oddly similar character names) on Roswell. Jason Behr, who played Max in the original, was revealed to be playing Tripp, a character in the 1940s flashbacks. Most recently she has starred in UnREAL, a fictionalized Lifetime show that goes behind the scenes of a reality show similar to The Bachelor. Hanks’ film and TV credits are extensive since Roswell wrapped including Orange County, King Kong, Dexter, Mad Men, The House Bunny, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and Drunk History. Nick Wechsler went from suspicious jock to full on member of the Roswell alien crew within three seasons of Roswell. She too is now a married woman to About a Boy actor David Walton and together they have two children. Her performance on Grey’s Anatomy even landed her several People’s Choice Awards, an Emmy award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and two Golden Globes nominations. After the show, she starred on State of Georgia, a ABC Family comedy starring Raven-Symoné and then co-starred with James Van Der Beek on the CBS drama, Friends with Better Lives. In 1992 he graduated from Richfield Senior High School. From there she became a bit of a romantic comedy queen, starring in 27 Dresses, Knocked Up, The Ugly Truth, Killers, Life as We Know It, New Year’s Eve, and The Big Wedding. At show completion, he guest starred on several shows from 2003-2010, not landing a starring role until 2011 in Revenge where he played lovable best friend, Jack Porter. He’s also been in Magic Mike, Magic Mike XXL, Reckless, and funnily The Night Shift alongside Roswell costar Brendan Fehr. While Adam didn’t appear on Roswell until the 3rd and final season, he was a notable character as the love interest of Isabel. She returned to TV in 2014 as the leading role in State of Affairs and again in 2017 with Doubt, both which were not signed on for a second season. He first starred in the American television series Roswell, for which he was twice nominated for a … He most recently starred alongside J. He first starred in the American television series Roswell, for which he was twice nominated for a Saturn Award, followed by roles in the films The Shipping News and the American remake of the Japanese horror film The Grudge. After Sherman Oaks, Behr had a series of guest appearances in various television shows (Step by Step, The Profiler, 7th Heaven, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, JAG). His last on-screen acting credit was in 2012 with the TV show, Breakout Kings. Jason Behr, who starred as Max Evans on the original "Roswell," has joined the cast of the "Roswell, New Mexico" in an undisclosed recurring role In 1998, Jason made his film debut in the film Pleasantville (1998), starring Reese Witherspoon, Tobey Maguire and William H. Macy. 07 October 2019; TVfanatic; Worlds are about to collide on Roswell, New Mexico. Once again, Jason takes the lead, playing Eliott Gast, an American economist who is abducted in Europe by a shadowy anti-globalization group. Most recently, he had a small part on Guardians of the Galaxy and lead part in the TV series, The Night Shift. [4], In April 2007, Behr began shooting his new film project Frost (since renamed The Last International Playboy). What's a guy to do when he's literally from another world though, right? The final episode aired on May 14, 2002. Jason Nathaniel Behr was born on December 30, 1973 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Patricia Ann (... Born: December 30, 1973 While the show never hit it big in the ratings, the series had an extremely loyal fan base. In the spring of 2006, Behr wrapped the CBS dramatic pilot, The Way, about a powerful New England family that uses witchcraft to further its business enterprises. We all know Brendan Fehr as the broody, tough guy with a soft side on Roswell. For this role, he was twice nominated for aSaturn Award. He’s married to wife Grace Gail and they have two children. Audiences of blood-thirsty home viewers fixate on their computer screens as his torment is streamed across the internet and delivers the most graphic and disturbing reality show ever to be broadcast. The PG-13 version that I have has a commentary track with producer Sam Raimi, screenwriter Stephen Susco, actors Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ted Raimi, KaDee Strickland, and Jason Behr, along with a couple of others. The film was commercial director Peter Burger's feature film debut. We’re so excited to see the new casts’ storytelling in the reboot, but we can’t help but wonder, where are the original Roswell cast members now?? Talk about a hard secret to keep! Since the show wrapped, Sadler starred in Wonderfalls and landed recurring roles on Damages and Hawaii Five-O. ©2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. He made a guest appearance in Buffy the Vampire Slayer in 1998, and was later reunited with leading actress Sarah Michelle Gellar in the hit Japanese/American film collaboration The Grudge. Behr also portrayed Tripp in the second season of the CW's 2019 television series Roswell, New Mexico.1 1 Biography 2 Trivia 3 Gallery 4 External links 5 References His ancestry includes Swiss-German, German, … Roswell had a moderately successful run on The WB for two seasons, then moved to UPN for its third and final season. As of May 17, 2006, CBS announced its fall lineup — and The Way was not picked up. Now, Jason Behr – who played alien in disguise Max Evans in the original series – will be joining season two, but his new role is currently ‘top secret’, according to Entertainment Tonight. It was released in New Zealand on 30 August 2007. His two most recent film appearances were in the Korean CGI dragon fantasy D-War and Lions Gate's reinvention of the werewolf tale, Skinwalkers. Since Roswell, Behr has taken on a variety of roles in independent films such as: Unsu Lee's Happily, Even After;[1] Jefery Levy's Man of God, and Rebecca Cook's Shooting Livien. Since then, Behr has starred in various films and TV movies including The Grudge, The Way, and Happily Even After. She is set to direct an episode of the reboot, Roswell, New Mexico! The second of four boys, Behr was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on December 30, 1973, to Patricia Ann Steiner and David Behr. He and his wife, Samantha Bryant, have two children and live in Los Angeles. He was cast in the ABC series Push, but the ill-fated show only aired a few times before being cancelled. [5], In October 2019 it was revealed at the New York Comic Con that Behr would have a recurring part in Roswell, New Mexico in an undisclosed role. Another familiar (and very welcome) face is about to touch down in Roswell, New Mexico. Jason Behr was already 26 when he starred as Max Evans on Roswell in 1999, probably one of the oldest onscreen teenagers ever, but he pulled it off! Sixty-one episodes in total were broadcast over the show's three seasons. [3] Filming started in Auckland, New Zealand, in September 2006, and finished in early November 2006. He even appeared on three episodes of Showtimes’ critically-acclaimed series, Homeland. Jason Behr (born December 30, 1973[citation needed]) is an American film and television actor. She added that the original Max actor Jason Behr was happy to help in any way. Roswell is an American science fiction television series developed, produced, and co-written by Jason Katims.The series debuted on October 6, 1999, on The WB and moved to UPN for the third season. This role was followed up by another role in the indie film Rites of Passage (1999), opposite James Remar and Dean Stockwell , where Jason garnered praised for his portrayal of a young homosexual male. It premiered in 1999 and ran for three seasons before being canceled in 2002. Jason Behr is an American film and television actor. Senseless unfolds as an affluent business man (Jason Behr) finds himself the unwilling hostage to political extremists who brutally torture him for acts he has no recollection of ever committing.[2]. Following Roswell, Rodriguez starred in over 220 episodes of CSI: MIami as Eric Delko. After Roswell, Shiri went on to star in several TV/film roles including Swimfan (2002), ER (2008-2009), Life Unexpected (2010-2011), and Girls (2013-2014). While filming the show in North Carolina, Jason read the script for a pilot called Roswell High — later shortened to Roswell — and felt an immediate affinity for the lead alien, Max Evans. Those are just a few of his guest appearances on his impressive roster. He is still married to wife Marni Joan Bakst of 40 years! While we all hated Tess for breaking up Max and Liz and killing Alex on Roswell, she’s made up for it by starring as a freaking princess in Once Upon a Time as none other than Belle. Jason has 13 jobs listed on their profile. Behr played Max Evans, Wechsler played Kyle Valenti, and Delfino played Maria DeLuca in the 1999 series, which ran on both The WB and UPN for three seasons. https://www.amazon.com/prime-video/actor/Jason-Behr/nm0004736 Behr starred in the thriller The Tattooist, which cast him as a tattoo artist who becomes fascinated by the Samoan tatau tradition, but his desire to learn the ancient skill brings him into conflict and danger with the island mysticism and a deadly spirit is released as a result. No details about his role were released at this time. Since the show ended, Behr has remained friendly with costar-slash-onscreen-flame Shiri Appleby, posting photos of their friendship on social media. Original Roswell star, Jason Behr, has joined the cast of The CW reboot. [7] While shooting The Grudge in Japan, he met actress KaDee Strickland, whom he married on November 10, 2006, in Ojai, California. Heigl is very active in charity work and she and her husband, Josh Kelley, have three children. Since then he has starred in a couple TV Christmas movies and Brotherhood. [6], Behr previously dated his Roswell co-star Katherine Heigl. By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our, The CW’s newest show this mid-winter is a reboot of the popular series. Lo in the TV series Shades of Blue. Jason is in good company with fellow castmates who include, Jane Alexander, Julia Ormond, Peter Strauss, Will Patton, and Andrew McCarthy. For TV viewers of a certain vintage, however, the original Roswell is still a fond memory despite its recent rebooting. Most recently she joined the cast of Suits, the USA drama. It ran for two seasons until it was cancelled in early 1997. In Roswell, Majandra Delfino played the quick-witted best friend. Jason Behr is an American film and television actor who portrays Max Evans on the WB's sci-fi 1999 series Roswell. First of all, I was a huge Roswell original … Jason plays Michael Warden, the show's male lead, one of the family's children who is at the center of a sibling power rivalry. A familiar face will be landing in Roswell when The CW’s “Roswell, New Mexico” returns for its second season next year.Jason Behr, who starred as Max Evans on the original … Anytime the song “Here With Me” by Dido comes on the radio, memories of that show come rushing back! Behr first started acting at the age of five when he participated in a school play as a sunflower. He met his actress wife, KaDee Strickland while filming The Grudge in 2004 and they now have three children. It was a great day when Sheriff Valenti went from hunting the aliens to protecting them. 'Roswell' Star Jason Behr Joins Reboot 'Roswell, New Mexico' Beyond playing the mind-warped teenager in Roswell, you may recognize Colin Hanks from his current show, Life in Pieces or the critically acclaimed TV series, Fargo, in which he received both a Golden Globe and Emmy nomination for his outstanding performance. Such a dream. Behr continued to perform throughout his school years. Today you can watch Rodriguez on Criminal Minds. I'm assuming you won't have any scenes with Jason Behr since he exists in flashbacks, but how was just having the O.G. After the show he landed recurring roles on both CSI: Miami and Bones. He was portrayed by actor … The film made its debut at the Gen Art film festival in New York City in April 2008, with its nationwide theatrical release on June 12, 2009. [8] They welcomed their first child, a son, in October 2013. “Jason Behr, for example, we met him earlier this year, Nathan [Parsons, who plays Max in the reboot] and I, … [9], Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Roswell, New Mexico Adds Jason Behr (TV's Original Max Evans) in Season 2", Grudge Stars Behr, Strickland Marry - Weddings, Jason Behr : People.com, Jason Behr and KaDee Strickland Welcome Son Atticus and in 2017 twin girls– Moms & Babies – Celebrity Babies and Kids - Moms & Babies - People.com, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jason_Behr&oldid=992121820, Articles with short description added by PearBOT 5, Short description is different from Wikidata, BLP articles lacking sources from December 2009, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2017, BLP articles lacking sources from April 2017, Wikipedia articles with PLWABN identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Standout Performance by a Young Actor – Male, This page was last edited on 3 December 2020, at 16:43. Roswell, New Mexico adds Friday Night Lights actor Gaius Charles and original Roswell star Jason Behr to season 2 cast Roswell, New Mexico creator takes us … Jason Behr – Max Evans. Aaron Behr, Actor: Faster. Then Behr picked up a recurring role as the character Chris Wolfe in The WB's series Dawson's Creek. The original cast was just as stacked, featuring Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, and Katherine Heigl. Aaron Behr was born on September 28, 1976 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Worlds are about to collide on Roswell, New Mexico. Since Roswell, Emilie is probably most known for playing Claire Littleton in Lost as well as Ally Craig in Remember Me with Robert Pattinson. He isn’t … Shiri and Jason starred as Liz and Max on the original Roswell series on the WB from 1999-2002. By age eight he was doing commercials for Stomper Trucks and modeling for local department stores. Maxwell "Max" Evans is a fictional character created by Melinda Metz for the young adults book series Roswell High and adapted by Jason Katims for the 1999-2002 American science fiction television series Roswell. He married wife Jennifer Rowley in 2006 and they have three children. Jason Behr, the actor behind the original Max Evans, will appear on the series. Appleby married husband Jon Shook in 2013 and has two children. Riverdale’s Time Period Explained, WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS DEBUTS FIRST SEASON ON THE CW NETWORK, All American - "Which Character is Most Likely To... Take the Fall/Take you Shopping", CW Stars’ Tweets & Grams Of The Week: 1/4/21 – 1/10/21, Columbia Bank Lends Nearly $1 Billion Through Paycheck Protection Program. Original Roswell star, Jason Behr, has joined the cast of The CW reboot. , Jason Behr – Max Evans show he landed recurring roles on both CSI: Miami and.. For TV viewers of a certain vintage, however, the Night.! 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