The esteemed Gary Michael Cole is an American television, film and voice actor of true distinction. His illustrious career began on stage at the renowned Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1985 and has since seen him take starring roles in acclaimed television series, including Midnight Caller, American Gothic, The West Wing, Crusade, The Good Wife, The Good Fight, Veep, Chicago Fire, and Mixed. His impressive filmography includes The Brady Bunch Movie, One Hour Photo, Office Space, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, Breach, and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. His vocal talents can also be heard in beloved television series such as Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law, Principal Shepherd on Family Guy, and James Timothy Possible on Kim Possible. As of season 19, Cole has assumed the role of Alden Parker, FBI Special Agent and head of Gibbs' team, on the celebrated show NCIS, taking over from the esteemed Mark Harmon.
Is Gary Cole a nepo baby?
Nope! Gary Cole had no one to help, nor a connection to fame,
But with persistence, they rose and gained the name,
Now they're a celebrity, with a story so bright,
Proving success can come, even with no family in sight.