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Eli Goodman (born July 12, 1971; age 48) played Dr. Joel Levine during Season 8 of 24.

Biography and career

Eli Goodman was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He attended The University of New Mexico and The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago. Goodman also spent one year traveling the country by train as a clown with the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus.

Goodman started his acting career in Chicago, appearing in many plays like Comedy of Errors, Much Ado About Nothing, and A Christmas Carol, among many others. In 1997, he moved on to TV, appearing in the show Chicago Hope. The episode in which he appeared also featured Željko Ivanek.

Through his career, Goodman has appeared in shows like The Closer (with Raymond Cruz), CSI: NY (with Carmen Argenziano), State of Mind (with Devon Gummersall, Evan Ellingson, and Chris Diamantopoulos), NCIS (with Pauley Perrette), Bones (with Tim Mikulecky and T.J. Thyne), and Longmire (with Katee Sackhoff and Lou Diamond Phillips).

Aside of TV, Goodman has appeared in several short films.

24 credits

Selected filmography

  • The Space Between Us (2017)
  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
  • The Employer (2013)
  • Take Me Home (2011)
  • Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

Television appearances

  • Waco (2018)
  • Midnight, Texas (2017)
  • Better Call Saul (2016)
  • Dig (2015)
  • Longmire (2014)
  • The Mentalist (2012)
  • NCIS (2010)
  • Bones (2009)
  • Dexter (2007)
  • CSI: NY (2007)
  • ER (2006)
  • The Closer (2006)
  • The Young and the Restless (2005-2006)
  • Chicago Hope (1997)

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