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Edwin Christian "Ned" Schmidtke Jr. (born June 19, 1942; age 78) is an actor who portrayed Dr. Lee Schulman in Season 7 of 24.

Biography and career Edit

Ned Schmidtke was born in St. Louis, Missouri as Edwin Christian Schmidtke, Jr. He attended David H. Hickman High School in Columbia and then studied at the Beloit College in Wisconsin. Schmidtke graduated in 1964.

Schmidtke began his acting career appearing in a recurring role as Greg Barnard in Another World. Other shows he has appeared in are The West Wing (with Devika Parikh and Peter James Smith), NYPD Blue (with Currie Graham), NCIS (with Pauley Perrette and Francesco Quinn), The Unit (with Dennis Haysbert, Max Martini, and Michael Irby), and Heroes (with Zachary Quinto).

Schmidtke has also had recurring and regular roles in shows like Texas, Point Pleasant (with Richard Burgi and Alex Carter), Medium (with Tony Curran), and Days of Our Lives.

Aside of TV, Schmidtke has worked on films like The Change-Up (with Gregory Itzin), The Express, Accepted, Wedding Crashers, xXx: State of the Union, Mercury Rising (with Kirk B. R. Woller), The Relic (with Tom Sizemore), Chain Reaction (with Tzi Ma), and The Crazies.

24 creditsEdit

Selected filmography Edit

  • The Change-Up (2011)
  • Wedding Crashers (2005)
  • xXx: State of the Union (2004)
  • Mercury Rising (1998)
  • My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
  • The Relic (1997)
  • Chain Reaction (1996)

Television appearances

  • Code Black (2017)
  • Days of our Lives (2013-14)
  • Desperate Housewives (2012)
  • Lie to Me (2010)
  • Criminal Minds (2010)
  • Heroes (2009)
  • Medium (2008-09)
  • Jericho (2007)
  • The Young and the Restless (2007)
  • NCIS (2006)
  • The Unit (2006)
  • Point Pleasant (2005-06)
  • Without a Trace (2005)
  • Cold Case (2005)
  • Judging Amy (2004)
  • NYPD Blue (2004)
  • ER (2003)
  • Crossing Jordan (2003)
  • JAG (2001-04)
  • The West Wing (2001-02)
  • Texas (1981)
  • Another World (1977-78)

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