Ulrich's past film credits include James L. Brooks' critically acclaimed film As Good as It Gets, Ang Lee's Civil War-era drama Ride with the Devil, and a break-out role in Wes Craven's hit horror film Scream. Additionally, he appeared in The Newton Boys, The Craft, Nobody's Baby, Albino Alligator, Chill Factor, Soul Assassin, Takedown, Kevin of the North, A Soldier's Sweetheart, Last Dance and Boys.
On TV, Ulrich made his mark in the 2005 award-winning Steven Spielberg TNT miniseries Into the West, alongside Keri Russell, Josh Brolin and Matthew Settle. Ulrich previously starred with Keri Russell in the Hallmark Hall of Fame TV movie The Magic of Ordinary Days, and his lead role on the short-lived but critically acclaimed ABC series Miracles made a lasting impression.
Born and raised in Virginia, Ulrich was discovered in a stage production at New York University by David Mamet. Ulrich worked as an apprentice to the legendary writer and director at the acclaimed Atlantic Theater Company, performing in a number of the company's productions, including Reckless and Hedda Gabler. He also performed with the Naked Angels Theater Company and with the Drama Dept. Ulrich's transition to movies came courtesy of film director Stacey Cochran, who cast him in the CBS Schoolbreak Special Same Difference and subsequently in her writing/directing debut, Boys.
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Skeet Ulrich Facts
|Birth Name||Bryan Ray Trout|
|Birthday||January 20, 1970 (49)|
|Birthplace||Lynchburg, Virginia, USA|
|Height||6' (1m83) How tall is Skeet Ulrich compared to you?|
|Jericho (CBS) (2006) as Jake Green|
|Miracles (2003) as Paul Callan|
|Track Down (2000) as Kevin Mitnik|
|Chill Factor (1999) as Tim Mason|
|Ride with the Devil (1999) as Jack|
|A Soldier's Sweetheart (1998) as Fossie|
|The Newton Boys (1998) as Joe Newton|
|As Good As It Gets (1997) as Vinvent Lopiano|
|Touch (1997) as Charlie Lawson|
|Albino Alligator (1996) as Danny Boudreaux|
|Boys (1996) as Bud Valentine|
|Last Dance (1996) as Billy,Cindy's Brother|
|Scream (1996) as Billy Loomis|
|The Craft (1996) as Chris Hooker|
|Week-end At Bernies (1989)|