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Steve Valentine (born 26 October 1966) is a Scottish-American actor, musician, and magician who has performed on stage and screen but who is best known for his role as the eccentric Nigel Townsend on NBC's crime drama Crossing Jordan and as Harry Flynn in the critically acclaimed PlayStation 3 game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves as well as the voice of Alistair in BioWare's Dragon Age franchise. He also starred in the Disney XD sitcom I'm in the Band as Derek Jupiter until its 2011 cancellation.

Steve Valentine
Steve Valentine.jpg
Valentine in 2006
Born (1966-10-26) 26 October 1966 (age 52)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor, musician, magician
Years active1995–present
(m. 1989; div. 2005)

Inna Korobkina (m. 2010)



Valentine has been seen in films such as Tim Burton's Mars Attacks!, Teen Beach Movie and Foreign Correspondents, he was a main cast member on Crossing Jordan, and has guest-starred on shows such as House M.D., Monk, Just Shoot Me, Will and Grace, Dharma & Greg, Supernatural and Charmed. He appeared as an art critic in Ringo Starr's Discover Card "Private Issue" commercials in 1995. Valentine hosted the Sci-Fi Channel's reality show Estate of Panic. He voiced the character of Alistair in Dragon Age: Origins as well as the character of Harry Flynn in the video game Uncharted 2: Among Thieves. Beyond movies, Valentine is a rather accomplished magician,[1] using this skill to portray magicians occasionally. He also was Mr. Moore in the 2010-aired Disney Channel movie Avalon High, which was his third Disney Channel Movie (the first being Don't Look Under the Bed), and was also in Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie. In 2013, along with Kevin Chamberlin, he played a villain on Teen Beach Movie, which starred Ross Lynch and Maia Mitchell.

Personal lifeEdit

Valentine lived with his former wife, Shari Valentine up until their divorce in 2005. He is[when?] married to the actress Inna Korobkina. His daughter, Evie Rose Valentine was born on October 7, 2011 and his son was born in December 2015.




Year Title Role Notes
1995 Married... with Children Guy in Line Episode: "The Weaker Sex"
1996 Melrose Place Reporter Episode: "No Lifeguard on Duty"
1997 Silk Stalkings Nigel Episode: "Fevers"
Men Behaving Badly Ash Episode: "The Box"
1998 Martial Law Nigel Episode: "Funny Money"
Diagnosis: Murder Art Gallery Owner Episode: "Obsession: Part 2"
Promised Land, aka Home of the Brave Andrew Petrie Episode: "Purple Heart"
1999 Will & Grace Kai Episode: "I Never Promised You an Olive Garden"
JAG Professor Pilkington Episode: "Psychic Warrior"
G vs E Desmond Rossmore Episode: "Lady Evil"
2000 Dharma & Greg Roger Episode: "Mad Secretaries and Englishmen"
The Hughleys Warren Episode: "Scary Hughley"
The Geena Davis Show Walter Episode: "Pilot"
Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction Izzy Wilson Episode: "Creepy Comics"
Providence The Mad Hatter Episode: "Syd in Wonderland"
VIP Faust Episode: "Val Point Blank"
2000–01 Nikki Martine 16 episodes
2001 FreakyLinks Roger Spence Episode: "Subject: The Final Word"
Just Shoot Me! Zigmund Episode: "Mayas and Tigers and Deans, Oh My"
Charmed Eames Episode: "Blinded by the Whitelighter"
2001–07 Crossing Jordan Nigel Townsend
2006 Boston Legal Dan Rice Episode: "BL: Los Angeles"
Episode: "Spring Fever"
Stacked Tim Episode: "The Day the Music Died"
Criss Angel Mindfreak Himself
2007 House M.D. Flynn Episode: "You Don't Want to Know"
2008 Estate of Panic Host/Himself
Ghost Hunters Episode: "Halloween 2008 Special"
Chuck Von Hayes Episode: "Chuck Versus the Break-Up"
Tinker Bell (film)" The Minster of Spring
2009 Drop Dead Diva PDQ Chief Designer Henri Malik Episode: "The Dress"
Monk The Great Torini Episode: "Mr. Monk and the Magician"
2009–11 I'm in the Band Derek Jupiter Main role
2010 The Good Guys Nigel Episode: "Bait & Switch"
2012 NCIS Miles Wolf Episode: "Recovery"
Leverage David Lampard Episode: "The French Connection Job"
Harry's Law Tony Trafford Episode: "Class War"
Hot in Cleveland Drago Episode: "I'm With the Band"
2013 Supernatural Chef Leo Episode: "Dog Dean Afternoon"
Warehouse 13 Val Preston Episode: "The Sky's the Limit"
Psych Billy Lipps Episode: "100 Clues"
Anger Management Dr. Lesley Moore 3 episodes
Major Crimes Peter Page (Defence Attorney) Season 2, Episode 10
2014 Hot in Cleveland Jay/Joy Episode: "Playmates"
Perception Dr. Napoleon Messier Episode: "Painless"
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Gary Korlov Episode: "Consumed"
The Big Bang Theory Kenneth Episode: "The Gorilla Dissolution"
2015 Mike & Molly Xander Van Xander Episode: "Hack to the Future"
Dog with a Blog Ralph Episode: "Cat with a Blog"
Jake and the Never Land Pirates The Remarkable Beardini Voice only
Episode: "Into the Heart of Coldness/The Remarkable Beardini"
2017 Supergirl Mad Scientist Episode: "We Can Be Heroes"
Mickey and the Roadster Racers Commander Heist (voice) 5 episodes


Year Title Notes
2005 Crossing Jordan Episode: "Forget Me Not"
2011 The Believers[2]


Year Title Notes
2011 The Believers


Year Title Notes
2011 I'm in the Band Episode: "Grand Theft Weasel"


Year Title Role
1996 Night Stand with Dick Dietrick The Astounding Andy, hypnotist and magician


Year Title Role
1996 Mars Attacks! TV Director
Santa with Muscles Dr. Blight
1997 Trojan War Ponytail Guy
1998 The Shrunken City Ood Leader
1999 Foreign Correspondents Ian
Don't Look Under the Bed The Boogeyman
The Muse Four Seasons Assistant Manager
2000 Return to the Secret Garden Ellington
King of the Open Mics Agent
2001 Gabriela Steven
2003 Dead End Man in Black
2007 Spider-Man 3 Model Photographer
2008 Tinker Bell Minister of Spring (voice)
Remembering Phil Miles Delaney
2009 A Christmas Carol Funerary Undertaker/Topper (voice)
Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie Archie
2010 Avalon High Mr. Moore
2012 Disney SECRET of the WINGS The Minister of Spring
2013 Clean Me Joe Banner
Teen Beach Movie Les Camembert
2015 The Walk Barry Greenhouse

Video gamesEdit

Year Title Role
1995 Goosebumps: Escape from Horrorland Scarecrow/Stretch
2009 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves Harry Flynn
Dragon Age: Origins Alistair
2010 Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening Alistair
2011 Dragon Age II Alistair
2014 Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure Johannsen
Dragon Age: Inquisition Alistair


  1. ^ "The Effect is...You!". Genii. William W. Larsen Corporation. 60 (2): 39–42. December 1996.
  2. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (11 February 2011). "Syfy Developing Series About Harry Houdini And Arthur Conan Doyle Solving Mysteries". Deadline Hollywood.

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