Jerry O'Connell

Mostly Credited As: Jerry O'Connell
Birth Name: Jeremiah O'Connell
Date Of Birth: February 17, 1974 (Age 42)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New York City, New York
Height: 6' 2" (1.87 m)

Jerry O'Connell

O'Connell began his acting career at a young age. As a youngster, he did commercial work for Duncan Hines cookies. Shortly after at the age of eleven, he landed his first feature starring role in Rob Reiner's Stand By Me. As a teenager, he starred in the series My Secret Identity, and attended Manhattan's Professional Children's School.

O'Connell went on to attend New York University (NYU) in 1992 where he majored in film and served as captain of the saber team. While in film school, Jerry studied screen writing and left NYU several credits short of graduation in 1995.

During a summer break from NYU, Jerry starred in the feature film Calendar Girl along side Jason Priestley and Gabriel Olds. He also appeared in the short-lived ABC sitcom, Camp Wilder with Jay Mohr and Hilary Swank in 1992. In his Junior year, O'Connell auditioned for two TV pilots: Sliders and Party of Five. He was offered the role of Quinn Mallory in the TV series Sliders, which ran for three seasons on Fox and two seasons on the Sci-Fi Channel. He served as producer during his fourth and final season, and is credited with writing and directing several episodes.

O'Connell has since gone on to star in such movies as Body Shots, Mission to Mars, Tomcats, and Kangaroo Jack. O'Connell has also tried his hand at screenwriting and sold his first screenplay, for First Daughter, to New Regency in 1999. The film was released in 2004 by 20th Century Fox-based Davis Entertainment. O'Connell served as executive producer on the film, which was about a young secret service agent sent to keep an eye on the president's college-age daughter and starred Katie Holmes.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
People's List (2016)As: Himself (Co-Host)
We Are Men (2013)As: Stuart Weber
Mockingbird Lane (2012)As: Herman Munster
The Defenders (2010) (2010)As: Pete Kaczmarek
Do Not Disturb (2008)As: Neal
Carpoolers (2007)As: Laird
Crossing Jordan (2001)As: Detective Woody Hoyt (S04+)
Sliders (1995)As: Quinn Mallory (1995-1999)
Camp Wilder (1992)As: Brody Wilder
My Secret Identity (1988)As: Andrew Clements
Episode Cast Credits 

Live with Kelly (1983) 
  Jeff Goldblum, Nene Leakes, guest co-host Jerry O'Connell 35x117: (Jun/14/2016) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Guest co-host Jerry O'Connell; Teresa Giudice, Dina Manzo, Caroline Manzo 27x219: (Jul/02/2009) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Vivica A. Fox; Dr. Phil McGraw; Jerry O'Connell; LeAnn Rimes 27x04: (Sep/04/2008) As Himself 

The Mysteries Of Laura (2014) 
  The Mystery of the Unwelcome Houseguest 02x11: (Jan/20/2016) As Jon Dunham 
  The Mystery of the Downward Spiral 02x10: (Jan/13/2016) As Jon Dunham 

The Librarians (2014) 
  and the Loom of Fate 01x10: (Jan/18/2015) As Launcelot du Lac, [Uncredited]

Fox's Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular (2014) 
  Fox's Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular (Nov/27/2014) As Himself 

Deal With It (2013) (2013) 
  Jerry O'Connell and Jeannie Mai 02x15: (Nov/07/2014) As Himself 

The View (1997) 
  Donald Trump, guest co-host Jerry O'Connell 17x178: (Jun/12/2014) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Nene Leakes, guest co-host Jerry O'Connell 17x109: (Feb/21/2014) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Bethany Mota, RoseMarie Terenzio, guest co-host Jerry O'Connell 17x107: (Feb/19/2014) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Wayne Brady, Paul Fronczak, guest co-host Jerry O'Connell 17x106: (Feb/18/2014) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]

Rachael Ray (2006) 
  Donny Osmond's Got the Surprise of a Lifetime for One of His Superfans! 08x162: (May/20/2014) As Himself 
  Jerry O’Connell 02x40: (Nov/02/2007) As Himself 

Burning Love (2013) 
  Proposals/Out the Box 02x07: (Dec/29/2013) As Henry 
  Meet the Families/Visit From an Old Flame 02x06: (Dec/22/2013) As Henry 
  Photo Shoot/Freestyle Rap Contest 02x05: (Dec/15/2013) As Henry 
  Happy Campers/Breakup Special 02x04: (Dec/08/2013) As Henry 

Satisfaction (CA) (2013) 
  Penis Face Cat Funeral 01x06: (Jul/29/2013) As Guy from College 

King & Maxwell (2013) 
  Stealing Secrets 01x06: (Jul/15/2013) As Jerry Walkeiwicz 

The Talk (2010) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Sam Saboura 03x143: (Apr/10/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Season 3, Episode 34 03x34: (Oct/25/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Brad Paisley 10x132: (Apr/09/2013) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell, Malin Akerman, Gretchen Wilson 05x29: (Oct/12/2007) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell, fitness trainer Bob Harper 04x80: (Jan/08/2007) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell/Fran Drescher 03x19: (Sep/29/2005) As Himself 

NTSF:SD:SUV (2011) 
  Up Periscope, Down With San Diego 01x08: (Sep/09/2011) As Mental Man 

OK! TV (2011) 
  Series 1, Show 24 01x24: (Mar/23/2011) As Himself 

Loose Women (1999) 
  Series 15, Show 134 15x134: (Mar/21/2011) As Himself, [Interviewees]

G.I. Joe Renegades (2010) 
  Fire Fight 01x12: (Feb/11/2011) Voiced  Gabriel Kelly a.k.a “Barbecue” 

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009) 
  Jennifer Connelly, Jerry O'Connell, Tom Tom Club 03x07: (Jan/11/2011) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Eastwick (2009) 
  Pampered and Tampered 01x13: (Feb/14/2010) As Colin Friesen 
  Magic Snow and Creepy Gene 01x11: (Dec/30/2009) As Colin Friesen 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Patrick Pedraja and Tucker Albrizzi, Ra Ra Riot 05x53: (Mar/25/2009) As Himself 
  Nov 22, 2005 01x197: (Nov/22/2005) As Himself 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Ellen DeGeneres, Robert Wagner, Jazmine Sullivan 17x12: (Sep/30/2008) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Patricia Heaton, Jerry O'Connell, Charlie O'Connell, Jorge Drexler 13x127: (Apr/06/2005) As Himself 

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Tim Gunn, Christian Lander 15x157: (Sep/05/2008) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jay-Z, Jerry O'Connell, The Music 12x34: (Nov/04/2004) As Himself 
  Will Ferrell, Jerry O'Connell, System Of A Down 07x81: (Mar/16/2000) As Himself 
  #929 05x114: (Apr/24/1998) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Batman (2004) 
  The Metal Face of Comedy 05x08: (Dec/15/2007) Voiced  Nightwing 

Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Common, Thurston Moore 05x154: (Nov/01/2007) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell, Giada De Laurentiis, Lindsey Buckingham 05x06: (Jan/10/2007) As Himself 
  9/28/04 01x146: (Sep/28/2004) As Himself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

Good Morning America (1975) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Beth Holloway Twitty, Faith Hill 33x17: (Oct/02/2007) As Himself 

Last Call with Carson Daly (2002) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Gavin DeGraw 06x25: (Feb/23/2007) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell, Liz Phair, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy 04x108: (Dec/01/2005) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell, Gabrielle Union, Liz Phair 03x64: (May/21/2004) As Himself 
  Kiefer Sutherland, The Ben Taylor Band, Jerry O'Connell 02x30: (Mar/25/2003) As Himself 

Las Vegas (2003) 
  History of Violins 04x04: (Nov/17/2006) As Det. Woody Hoyt 
  Father Of The Bride 03x23: (May/12/2006) As Det. Woody Hoyt 
  Fidelity, Security, Delivery 03x22: (May/05/2006) As Det. Woody Hoyt 
  Double Down, Triple Threat 03x03: (Oct/03/2005) As Det. Woody Hoyt 

American Idol (2002) 
  Top 4 Results 05x37: (May/10/2006) As Himself 

The Tony Danza Show (2004) (2004) 
  Jerry O'Connell, Tommy Lasorda, Linda Dano 02x137: (Apr/18/2006) As Himself 
  Dean Cain, Matthew Fox, Jerry O'Connell, Henry Simmons 01x174: (Jul/28/2005) As Himself 
  Jerry O'Connell, Jimmy Smits 01x43: (Nov/10/2004) As Himself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

Justice League Unlimited (2001) 
  Clash 04x07: (Jun/11/2005) Voiced  Captain Marvel 

Celebrity Poker Showdown (2003) 
  Tournament 3 Game 1 03x01: (Jul/08/2004) As Himself 

Crossing Jordan (2001) 
  Oh, Brother Where Art Thou? 03x13: (Jun/06/2004) As Det. Woody Hoyt 
  Dead in the Water 03x12: (May/23/2004) As Det. Woody Hoyt 
  He Said, She Said 03x11: (May/16/2004) As Det. Woody Hoyt 
  Revealed 03x10: (May/09/2004) As Det. Woody Hoyt 

MADtv (1995) 
  Episode #812 08x12: (Jan/25/2003) As Himself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999) 
  7/31/2001 03x58: (Jul/31/2001) As Himself 

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996) 
  Jerry O'Connell 04x16: (Feb/04/1999) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) 
  What the Deaf Man Heard 47x01: (Dec/23/1997) As Reverend Pruitt 
  Room Upstairs 36x02: (Jan/31/1987) As Carl 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Mary Tyler Moore, Jerry O'Connell, Oseola McCarty, Deana Carter 04x73: (Dec/30/1996) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Richard Simmons, Jerry O'Connell, Lionel Richie 03x201: (Aug/12/1996) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Equalizer (1985) 
  The Child Broker 03x13: (Jan/20/1988) As Bobby 

Ugly Betty (2006) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Joel 

The Sharon Osbourne Show (US) (2003) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Guest Co-Host 

Without a Trace (2002) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Joe Gibson 
Crew Credits

Show Crew

Episode Crew

Sliders (1995) (Credited in 6 episodes from this show) 
Show all 6 episode crew credits
Roads Taken 04x21 Apr/16/1999 As: Director
Way Out West 04x18 Mar/26/1999 As: Story
Data World 04x17 Mar/19/1999 As: Director
Lipschitz Live! 04x13 Nov/30/1998 As: Director
Slidecage 04x09 Jul/27/1998 As: Director

Appeared on season 7 of the Bachelor which starred his brother Charlie

O'Connell currently stars as Detective Woody Hoyt on the NBC crime drama Crossing Jordan

Born in New York City to an immigrant Irish Catholic father and an U.S.-born mother

Was raised in Manhattan with his younger brother, Charlie O'Connell.

He is probably best known as "the fat kid from Stand By Me" and his role of Quinn Mallory in the TV series Sliders.

Jerry O'Connell says that "[t]here was a good six months that I didn't have a bed [at my new apartment]-- I was sleeping on a towel." On an episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show, designer Nate Berkus redecorated his apartment.

The 6-foot-2 inch tall O'Connell has an affinity for Cadillacs, as seen in a segment on MTV's Cribs.

It has been said that Jerry O' Connell has been involved with the creation of the music video "David Duchovny" written an sung by Bree Sharp.

Has been nominated as one of the year's (2005) most sexiest men in such magizines as "People" and others of the sort.

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