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Jude Ciccolella

1947-11-30 Burlington - Vermont - USA

Image of Jude Ciccolella


Richard Jude Ciccolella (born November 30, 1947), better known as Jude Ciccolella, is an American character actor. Ciccolella was born in Nassau County, New York. He graduated from Brown University, class of 1969 where he acted in student productions. He studied at Temple University with a Master of Fine Arts degree in theatre. His film roles include parts in The Shawshank Redemption as Mert, Boys on the Side as Jerry, Night Falls on Manhattan as Lieutenant Wilson, Star Trek Nemesis as Romulan Commander Suran, Down With Love as the private eye, The Terminal as Karl Iverson, the 2004 Director's Cut DVD of Daredevil, the 2004 remake of The Manchurian Candidate as David Donovan, and the 2005 Sin City movie adaptation as Liebowitz. After guest starring roles in Law & Order, NYPD Blue, CSI: NY and ER, Ciccolella took a recurring guest role on 24. During the show's first and second seasons (2001–2003), he played Mike Novick, Chief of Staff to President David Palmer (Dennis Haysbert). He has also guest starred as Principal Raymond on Everybody Hates Chris; however, he was replaced upon reprising his role as Mike Novick in the last eight episodes of Season 4 of 24. He appeared in the 1992 James Foley and David Mamet film Glengarry Glen Ross as the Detective. He appeared in the scene where Al Pacino was having an argument with Kevin Spacey about the "six-thousand dollars" owed to him. Ciccolella was also seen in the episode of Nickelodeon's The Adventures of Pete & Pete titled "Tool and Die," where he plays the shop class teacher Mr Slurm, whose missing left hand stirred nothing but hearsay and rumors. Mr. Ciccolella did not reprise his role as Mr. Slurm in the season 3 episode, "Road Warrior." In 24's fourth season (2005), Ciccolella returned for the last 8 episodes. Mike had become an advisor to Acting President Charles Logan (Gregory Itzin), who had taken over after the downing of Air Force One critically injured President John Keeler (Geoff Pierson). He had continued this role in the show's fifth season (2006). However, he did not appear in the sixth season. In 2007, he guest-starred on NBC freshman drama Life. He also appeared in the 2007 film, The Wager. In 2008, he portrayed Phillip Davenport, a fictional Secretary of the Navy on the 6th season of the CBS show NCIS. Two years later, he appeared one more time for the last episode of the 8th season. In the "Supporting Players" featurette on the 24 season 5 DVD, actress Jean Smart reveals that Ciccolella is a folk singer.


Beautiful & Twisted Detective Dalton 2015-06-08
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Lt. Liebowitz 2014-08-20
The Gauntlet William 2013-08-23
Event 15 General Black 2013-03-05
The Babymakers Coach Stubbs 2012-08-03
Incident on Marmont Avenue Charlie 2012-05-15
Stealing Roses Al 2012-06-01
Serving Up Richard Everett Hutchins 2012-09-07
Stolen Lives Police Chief 2009-10-10
Julia Nick 2008-03-12
World Trade Center Inspector Fields 2006-08-09
A Perfect Day Chuck 2006-12-18
Sin City Liebowitz 2005-04-01
The Terminal Karl Iverson 2004-06-17
Million Dollar Baby Hogan (uncredited) 2004-12-15
The Manchurian Candidate David Donovan 2004-07-30
Head of State Mr. Earl 2003-03-28
Down with Love Private Eye 2003-05-08
Martha, Inc.: The Story of Martha Stewart Ed Kostyra 2003-05-19
High Crimes Colonel Farrell 2002-04-05
Star Trek: Nemesis Commander Suran 2002-12-13
Flawless Detective Noonan 1999-11-26
Beloved Schoolteacher 1998-10-16
Mercury Rising FBI Agent Blackwell (uncredited) 1998-04-03
Night Falls on Manhattan Lieutenant Wilson 1996-10-22
Harrison: Cry of the City Macklin 1996-02-27
Inflammable CPO Duke Miller 1995-11-28
Boys on the Side Jerry 1995-02-03
Mad Love Richard Roberts 1995-05-26
The Shawshank Redemption Guard Mert 1994-09-23
A Silent Betrayal Lambroso 1994-12-20
With Murder in Mind 1992-05-12
Glengarry Glen Ross Detective 1992-09-15
City of Hope Paddy 1991-10-11
Alone in the Neon Jungle Pete Coombs 1988-01-17
Shakedown Patrick O'Leary 1988-05-06
Morgan Stewart's Coming Home Workman 1987-02-20
Critical Condition Jack Kinney 1987-01-16
Out of the Darkness Detective O'Malley 1985-10-12
Insignificance Gaffer 1985-08-02
Brass Det. Si Levy 1985-01-01