|Birthplace:||Boston, Massachusetts, United States|
|Birthdate:||28 April, 1949|
|Films appeared in:||Ransom|
Air Force One
Chief of Staff Lloyd Shepherd (Air Force One)
Nathan Roenick (The Negotiator)
Paul Guilfoyle (born April 28, 1949) is an American actor best known for playing Captain Jim Brass for 14 seasons of the long-running show "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (with Joseph Patrick Kelly). After graduating from Boston College High School in 1968, he attended Lehigh University where he later became a member of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity.
He studied acting as a member of the Actor's Studio in New York, and then for 12 years was a member of the Theatre Company of Boston, where Al Pacino also honed his craft. Guilfoyle's film credits include: Beverly Hills Cop II (with Jürgen Prochnow and Judge Reinhold), Mrs. Doubtfire (with Pierce Brosnan), Striptease (with Ving Rhames and Robert Patrick), Ransom (with Gary Sinise), L.A. Confidential (with Guy Pearce and Tomas Arana), Amistad (with Xander Berkeley), Primary Colors (with John Travolta), Random Hearts (with Harrison Ford), Live from Baghdad (with Bruce McGill) and American Violet. In 2012, Paul was one of seventeen actors who were interviewed in the documentary That Guy... Who Was in That Thing.