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David James Elliott

David James Elliott is best known for playing Cmdr. Harmon Harm Rabb on the hit series JAG, which aired for nine seasons on CBS, 10 seasons total (one on NBC).

Elliott got the acting bug when he read King Lear in a theater history class at the age of 19 and was encouraged to try his hand at acting. He went on to star in Melrose Place, and a one-time appearance on Seinfeld, which launched his US career. He guest-starred in series such as Doogie Howser, M.D., China Beach, The Hitchhiker, Knots Landing and Dark Justice, on CBS. Among his additional television credits are movies Sixty Minute Man, The Man Who Lost Himself and Dodson's Journey, on CBS. Elliott's feature film credits include Clockwatchers and The Shrink Is In.

Elliott was born in Toronto and lives with his wife and two children in Los Angeles. His birth date is Sept. 21.

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David James Elliott Facts

Birth NameDavid Smith,
BirthdaySeptember 21, 1960 (62)
BirthplaceToronto, Ontario, Canada
Height6' 4" (1m93)  How tall is David James Elliott compared to you?

Selected Filmography

The Firm
Trading Places
The Big Lebowski
There's Something About Mary
Thank You for Smoking
Blades of Glory
JAG: The Complete Series
Walking Tall
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