Brian Timothy Geraghty (born May 13, 1975) is an American actor, known for his role in the Academy Award–winning film The Hurt Locker, for his role alongside Denzel Washington in the 2012 film Flight, and for his recurring role in the acclaimed HBO drama series Boardwalk Empire. He appeared as a regular on NBC's Chicago P.D. from 2014 to 2016.
Geraghty at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival
Brian Timothy Geraghty
May 13, 1975
Toms River, New Jersey, U.S.
Geraghty was born in Toms River, New Jersey, and is of Irish descent. He graduated from Toms River High School East in 1993 and then studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre before beginning his professional career in New York City; he later moved to Los Angeles.
Geraghty was featured in a small role in the crime drama The Sopranos. Feature roles soon followed, in such pictures as Jarhead, Bobby, The Guardian, We Are Marshall, and The Hurt Locker. He also appeared in the January 6, 2010, episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, "Quickie", as a man intentionally infecting women with HIV. In 2013, he portrayed Agent Knox on the HBO crime drama series Boardwalk Empire. In August 2014, Geraghty was cast as a series regular on the second season of the NBC procedural Chicago P.D., playing Sean Roman. In 2018, Geraghty starred in the TNT drama The Alienist, as newspaper NYPD Police Commissioner Theodore Roosevelt.
|2002||Petty Crimes||Rookie cop|
|2002||Town Diary||Young Frank Ryan|
|2003||Earl & Puppy||Terry||Short film|
|2005||Conversations with Other Women||Groom|
|2005||Jarhead||Private First Class Fergus O'Donnell|
|2006||Art School Confidential||Stoob|
|2006||When a Stranger Calls||Bobby|
|2006||The Guardian||Petty Officer 3rd Class Billy Hodge|
|2006||The Elder Son||Greg|
|2006||We Are Marshall||Tom Bogdan|
|2007||An American Crime||Bradley|
|2007||I Know Who Killed Me||Jerrod Pointer|
|2008||Love Lies Bleeding||Duke||Direct-to-video|
|2008||The Hurt Locker||Specialist Owen Eldridge|
|2009||Easier with Practice||Davy Mitchell|
|2010||The Chameleon||Brian Jansen|
|2010||The Second Bakery Attack||Dan||Short film|
|2011||Seven Days in Utopia||Jake|
|2011||10 Years||Garrity Liamsworth|
|2013||Ass Backwards||Brian Hickman|
|2014||Date and Switch||Lars|
|2014||The Identical||William Hemsley|
|2014||Loitering with Intent||Devon|
|2017||My Days of Mercy||Weldon|
|2018||The Standoff at Sparrow Creek||Noah|
|2019||Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile||Dan Dowd|
|1999||Law & Order||Phillip Ludwick||Episode: "Hate"|
|1999||The Sopranos||Counter boy||Episode: "The Legend of Tennessee Moltisanti"|
|2001||Ed||Ari||Episode: "Windows of Opportunity"|
|2010||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Peter Butler||Episode: "Quickie"|
|2012||True Blood||Brian Eller||3 episodes|
|2013||Boardwalk Empire||Warren Knox / Jim Tolliver||10 episodes|
|2014||Ray Donovan||Jim Halloran||8 episodes|
|2014–2016, 2020||Chicago P.D.||Sean Roman||Main cast (seasons 2–3); guest (season 7)|
|2014–2016||Chicago Fire||Sean Roman||5 episodes|
|2015||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Sean Roman||Episode: "Daydream Believer"|
|2015–2016||Chicago Med||Sean Roman||Recurring role|
|2018||The Alienist||Theodore Roosevelt||Main cast|
|2020||Briarpatch||Gene Colder||Main cast|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2007||Screen Actors Guild Award||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||Bobby||Nominated|
|2009||Gotham Award||Best Ensemble Performance||The Hurt Locker||Won|
|2009||Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award||Best Ensemble||The Hurt Locker||Won|
|2010||Screen Actors Guild Award||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||The Hurt Locker||Nominated|
|2014||Screen Actors Guild Award||Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series||Boardwalk Empire||Nominated|
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