was born in Ithaca, NY, and spent most of his childhood globetrotting the world with his family until finally settling down in Israel. After returning to the United States as a precocious and cultured youngster, he devoted much of his time and passion to the Idaho Shakespeare Festival and the theater group Washington Street Players. He went on to star in major theater productions such as A Midsummer Night's Dream
In 2000, Shields filmed his first widely released feature film in Boys and Girls opposite Freddie Prinze Jr. He was a series regular on Carnivàle, and Sleeper Cell. Additional credits include The Closer, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Shields currently lives in Los Angeles
Note: This profile was written in or before 2007.
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