Burgi has been working steadily in the industry since the latter half of the 1980s, when he landed his first full-time role on NBC's Another World, playing Chad Rollo. Since then he has appeared on countless television shows, including 24, Point Pleasant, CSI, The District, Judging Amy, The Sentinel, Just Shoot Me and Seinfeld.
His multiple film roles include Curtis Hanson's In Her Shoes, opposite Cameron Diaz and Toni Collette, Fun with Dick and Jane, opposite Jim Carrey, Cellular, opposite Kim Basinger, and Shanghai Red, opposite Vivian Wu.
Burgi returns for the second season of ABC's Desperate Housewives, once again playing Karl Mayer, Susan (Teri Hatcher) Mayer's cad of an ex-husband.
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Richard Burgi Facts
|Birthday||July 30, 1958 (63)|
|Birthplace||Montclair, New Jersey, USA|
|In Her Shoes (2005)|
|Point Pleasant (2005)|
|Starship Troopers 2 (2004) as Capt. Dax|
|The Sentinel (1999) as Det. Jim Ellison|
|I Married a monster. (1998) -movie as Nick Farrell|
|The Sentinel (1998) as Det. Jim Ellison|
|The Sentinel (1996) as Det. Jim Ellison|
|One West Waikiki (1994) as Det. Lt. Mac Wolf|
|Decoys as Det. Kirk|