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Morrison began his acting career as a clown and wire-walker for the Carson and Barnes Wild Animal Circus. He subsequently won kudos and awards for his many performances on the Los Angeles stage including "El Salvador," "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" and the world premiere of Lee Blessing's "Down the Road." An accomplished playwright, Morrison has seen his work produced at The Sundance Institute, Los Angeles Theatre Works and The MET Theatre.
As an actor, Morrison appeared as a Green Beret on the miniseries "Fatal Vision" (NBC, 1984), played a deputy tracking the "Werewolf" (Fox, 1987), and turned in numerous guest appearances on drama and comedy shows, notably on "Frasier" (NBC, 1995) as the new husband of Lilith (Bebe Neuwirth). In the sci-fi military series "Space: Above and Beyond" (Fox, 1995-96), he played the enigmatic commander of a young marine squad confronting an alien aggressor.
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Appeared in theater productions in Anchorage
Stage acting debut in "A Cry of Players" in Anchorage
NYC stage debut in "Jack, or The Submission"
TV debut in NBC miniseries "Fatal Vision"
Playwriting debut, "Idle Wheels", staged at the Salt Lake Acting Company
Feature debut in "Unfinished Business"
Played recurring role on the Fox supernatural drama "Werewolf"
First major film role, "Falling Down"
Wrote and directed short film, "Parking" (released in 1996)
Cast as the commanding officer on the Fox sci-fi military series "Space: Above and Beyond"
Reteamed with James Wong and Glen Morgan (writer-producers of "Space: Above and Beyond") to play a supporting role in "The One", a sci-fi martial arts film starring Jet Li
Joined the cast of FOX's drama "24" in its fifth season