Rich Skidmore

Actor | Second Unit or Assistant Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003) | Criminal Minds (2006) | Workaholics (2012)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 40-55
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Brown (Short)
EYES *
Hazel
WEIGHT *
210 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
UNIQUE TRAITS *
Broken Neck Survivor | Emmy-winning real ex-TV News Anchor/Reporter
ATHLETICS *
Martial Arts | Golf | Rollerblading | Baseball | Basketball | Football  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | French | Italian | Australian | Midwest | British  Less
LANGUAGES *
French
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Industrial | Commercial | Theater | Film | Voice Over | Television | TV News Anchor / Reporter  Less
JOB TYPES *
Producing | Acting | Writing | Stunts  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
(with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/richskidmore
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (21 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Documentary Now!Documentary Now! (TV Series) Talk Show Host (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The McCarthysThe McCarthys (TV Series) Captain (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 2
  • Primary photo for Super LarrySuper Larry (TV Series) Green Planet Oil President (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Pilot (Dec 1, 2014) Green Planet Oil President  Less
  • Primary photo for Internal Affairs I.A.D.Internal Affairs I.A.D. (TV Movie) Mayor Ted Gibson  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The LeagueThe League (TV Series) Security Guard (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Training Camp (Oct 11, 2012) Security Guard (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Silicon Assassin ProjectThe Silicon Assassin Project (TV Series) Oral Roosevelt (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for WorkaholicsWorkaholics (TV Series) Security Guard (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Gossip BoyGossip Boy (TV Series) Dr. Ross (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) TV News Anchor (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Got Home AliveGot Home Alive (TV Series) Reenactment (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The Bold and the BeautifulThe Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series) Maitre' D (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for The Onion News NetworkThe Onion News Network (TV Series) Carter Anderson (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for America's Most WantedAmerica's Most Wanted (TV Series) Det. Whitaker (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Important Things with Demetri MartinImportant Things with Demetri Martin (TV Series) Dad / Pilot (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
    • 2 (Mar 11, 2010) Dad  Less
    • Ability (Feb 11, 2010) Pilot  Less
  • Primary photo for MANswersMANswers (TV Series) Arm Wrestler / Heart-Ripped Bully / Body Builder / Chess Player (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 3
  • Primary photo for Chocolate NewsChocolate News (TV Series) Jim Chamberlain (2008)  Less 2008– 
  • Primary photo for Mystery ERMystery ER (TV Series) Dr. Sewell (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Studio 60 on the Sunset StripStudio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series) Newscaster (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Untold Stories of the ERUntold Stories of the ER (TV Series) Dr. Sokolow / Captain Freeman (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2006 2
  • Primary photo for True Caribbean PiratesTrue Caribbean Pirates (TV Movie) Israel Hands  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Chelsea Handler ShowThe Chelsea Handler Show (TV Series) Paul DiMeo (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Criminal MindsCriminal Minds (TV Series) Newscaster (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for InvasionInvasion (TV Series) Anchorman (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Pilot (Sep 21, 2005) Anchorman  Less
  • Primary photo for Guilty or Innocent?Guilty or Innocent? (TV Series) Lieut. Kyle Skinner  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Winning the PeaceWinning the Peace (TV Short) TV News Anchor  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Reporter #2 (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Various (2004 -)  Less 2003– 
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Distant RoadsDistant Roads (TV Series) Host / Dad (13 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2007
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Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for MAGMAG (Video Game) Valor CEO (voice)  Less 2010

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • SCHWAB FINANCIAL CAMPAIGN * – Hero Golf Commentator Hungry Man / Ric Cantor
  • MERCEDES-BENZ NATIONAL * – Principal / Dad Joy Films / Medhi Norowsian
  • PEPSI NATIONAL * – Principal / NASCAR Pit Reporter Millennium / Cliff Pia
  • T-MOBILE NATIONAL * – Principal / Dad Imperial Woodpecker / Simon McQuoid
  • UPS NATIONAL * – Principal / Hero Delivery Guy
  • GoDADDY / SUPER BOWL * – Principal / Bailiff
  • LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA * – Lead / Play-by-Play Announcer
  • TIME WARNER CABLE * – Lead / Anchorman John Wink Green Dot Films / Richard Sears
  • GOLFNOW.COM * – Principal / Golfer Husband
  • VISUAL TOUR * – Spokesman / Kingsley Philmore Savant Films / Nelson Cabrerra
  • GoToMyPC * – Principal / Office Worker Zoo
  • ING's GRAY POWER INSURANCE * – Lead / Spokesman Northern Lights / Vince Heney
  • DISNEY / SUBWAY * – Principal / Umpire & Skater Dad New Wave
  • US BORDER PATROL * – Principal / Euro Golfer
  • NHTSA SEAT BELT SAFETY PSA * – Principal / Sheriff
  • SLINGBOX * – Principal / Driver Cop HUB / DJ O'Neil
  • BRINKS HOME SECURITY * – Principal / Husband
  • SPOTRUNNER * – Principal / Financial Expert
  • HEARTGUARD * – Principal / Hiker
  • COX CABLE * – Principal / High-Five Guy Dir. Chris DeFranco
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • BLACK ANGELS OVER TUSKEGEE * – Supporting / Major Roberts Off-Broadway- St. Luke's Theatre / Layon Gray
  • A LIGHT IN THE SHADOWS * – Lead / Matieu Miles Playhouse / Dir. Tony Cronin
  • THE COLUMBINE PROJECT * – Supporting / Mr. Harris & Slain Coach Avery Schreiber Theatre / Dir. Paul Storiale
  • THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE * – Lead / Sen. Johnny Iselin The Production Co. / Robert Craig
  • HEAVEN CAN WAIT * – Supporting / Inspector Williams COLSAC Theatre
  • THE GOOD DOCTOR * – Lead / Peter, Anton, Potchakin, Antosha Scottsdale Metro Theatre
  • BAREFOOT IN THE PARK * – Lead / Paul Bratter Tempe Little Theatre
  • MURDER BY MISADVENTURE * – Lead / Harry Mesa Encore Theatre
  • LOVE RIDES THE RAILS * – Lead / Hero Truman Pendennis Tempe Little Theatre
  • CATCH ME IF YOU CAN * – Supporting / Everett Parker Tempe Little Theatre
ComedyCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • LA CONNECTION COMEDY THEATRE - IMPROV * – Company Member Kent Skov
  • JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! * – Principal / Various ABC / Touchstone
  • CHELSEA HANDLER SHOW * – Principal / Sketch Artist E! / Michael Marconi
InfomercialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • FLEX RELIEF * – Lead / Spokesman Sylmark
  • WERNER LADDERS * – Lead / Co-Host
  • SORIATANE * – Lead / Spokesman Ptolemic Productions
  • AGELESS MALE * – Spokesman
  • PROVACTIN * – Lead / Spokesman Friedlander
  • TIME-LIFE NFL SUPER BOWL DVD COLLECTION * – Supporting / Football Expert
  • FOOD FOR LIFE * – Featured / Husband Alchemy
HostingCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • NEWSHOW (Pilot) * – Host
  • DISTANT ROADS * – Lead / Host-Dad SYN / GPI Content
  • SAW - DVD Feature * – Host Lions Gate
  • THE BOONDOCKS - DVD Feature * – Host / Interviewer WDA / Robert Wise
  • SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA HOSPITALS SCREENING VIDEOS * – Lead / Spokesman L3i Interface Technologies
  • DEATH ON THE KALAHARI (Pilot) * – Host SYN / Blue Palm Productions
  • MySKIDMARKS * – Lead / Host Webcast / S-Cubed
  • NATL. INST. OF HEALTH ASTHMA CAMPAIGN * – Spokesman NIH / UCLA
  • ROBERT HALF INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION * – Host / MC RHI
  • PEPSI BOTTLERS CONVENTIONS * – Pepsi News Co-Anchor Pepsi TV / Protagonist
  • HONDA WALKAROUND COMPETITION * – Host / Customer RPI
  • AARP CONSUMER AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS * – Host / MC AARP / BBB of Arizona
  • ARIZONA LIFESMARTS * – Host / Quizmaster State of Arizona
  • SCOTTSDALE CULINARY FESTIVAL * – Host / MC City of Scottsdale
  • MDA / LABOR DAY TELETHONS * – Co-Host WCMH-TV / Columbus, OH
  • NEWSMAKERS * – Host / Reporter WOWK-TV / Huntington, WV
  • THE ACTUAL NEWS * – Lead / Anchorman Webcast / GoPotato.TV
IndustrialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • New York Historical Society / Lincoln * – Civil War Historian Common Thread
  • BMW Customer Relations * – Service Manager
  • Albertson's * – Steve
  • Pepsi - Product Performance * – Correspondent Millennium Prods / Cliff Pia
  • VISA RTI * – Principal / Boss
InternetCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Onion News Network * – Lead/Carter Anderson ONN/New York
  • The Actual News * – Starring / Anchorman Jon Dohnson GoPotato.TV
  • When Ninjas Attack (Webisodes) * – Supporting / CEO Jonathan London
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • ANT-MAN ONE SHOT * – Lead / CEO Marvel / Dir. Brad Baruh
  • BLOOD RANSOM * – Supporting / Doctor Dir. Frances Dela Torre
  • THE LAST ACT * – Supporting/Det. Higgins, First AD Dir. Ronald Quigley
  • THE UGLY TRUTH * – Featured / Baseball Announcer Dir. Robert Luketic
  • DISAPPEARING BAKERSFIELD * – Supporting / Bruce Dir. Sophia Koikas
  • FREE RABBIT * – Starring / Sheriff Dan Heady Dir. Gillian Munroe
  • QUANTICO * – Starring / FBI Special Agent Dave Reynolds Dir. Gabe Lee
  • ATOM SEVEN-FIVE * – Starring / Sales Daemon Dir. Raffi Bagdasarian
  • BACKLASH * – Supporting / CIA Agent Dir. David Chameides
  • THE GOVERNOR * – Supporting / Stanley Crowe Dir. Ray Garcia de Leon
  • MISS CONGENIALITY 2 * – Featured / FBI Agent Dir. John Pasquin
  • TRUE CARIBBEAN PIRATES (MOW) * – Supporting / First Mate Israel Hands Dir. Tim Prokop
  • THE FRENCH DOUBLE * – Starring / Jean-Luc Dir. Michael Goode
  • HOLLA * – Supporting / News Anchor Dir. HM Coakley
  • CONSUMED * – Starring / Salesman Dir. Raffi Bagdasarian
  • WINNING THE PEACE (MOW) * – Supporting / TV News Anchor Dir. Eli Akira Kaufman
  • FORENSIC MYSTERIES * – Starring / Crime Show Host Curtis Walsh Dir. Daina Manning
  • NARSYSTEMS * – Starring / Infomercial Guru Rick Stanzla Dir. Jaylynn Bailey
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • THE McCARTHYS * – Co-Star / Ship Captain CBS / Ken Whittingham
  • CRIMINAL MINDS * – Co-Star / News Anchor CBS / J. Miller Tobin
  • JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! * – Recurring Principal / Various ABC / Wayne McClammy, Bobcat Goldthwaite
  • BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL * – Principal / Richard CBS / Michael Stich
  • HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER * – Co-Star / Newscaster CBS / Michael Shea
  • WORKAHOLICS * – Co-Star / Security Guard COMCENT / Kyle Newacheck
  • IMPORTANT THINGS WITH DEMETRI MARTIN * – Recurring Principal / Various (Airline Captain, BBQ Dad) COMCENT / Richie Keen
  • THE CHOCOLATE NEWS * – Guest Star / Jim Chamberlain COMCENT / Danny Boyle
  • STUDIO 60 ON THE SUNSET STRIP * – Co-Star / Newscaster / Military Expert NBC / Tim Busfield
  • INVASION (Pilot) * – Co-Star / News Anchor ABC / Thomas Schlamme
  • THE PRACTICE * – Co-Star / TV Reporter ABC / Kelley Productions
  • MYSTERY ER * – Lead / Dr. Robert Sewell DSC / Jeff Daniels
  • MANswers * – Recurring Principal / Various SPIKETV / Billy Burgess
  • THE CHELSEA HANDLER SHOW * – Guest Star / Paul DiMeo E! / Michael Marconi
  • GUILTY OR INNOCENT * – Guest Star / Narc Lieut Kyle Skinner DSC / Eddie Barbini
  • 3 ON YOUR SIDE * – Anchor / Investigative Reporter KTVK-3TV / Phoenix
  • 3TV GOLF CHALLENGE * – Show Host KTVK-3TV / Phoenix
  • TARGET 4 * – Anchor / Investigative Reporter WCMH-TV / Columbus, Ohio
  • EYEWITNESS NEWS * – Anchor / Reporter WOWK-TV / Huntington, WV
  • ACTION NEWS * – Anchor / Reporter WOAY-TV / Beckley, WV
  • UNTOLD STORIES OF ER * – Guest Star / Doctor Sokolow / Fire Capt. Freeman TLC / Jerry Massimei / Tim Prokop
Video GamesCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • EA Skate2 * – Supporting / Security Guard
  • Disney / Wii * – Starring/Play-by-Play Announcer

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • The Ohio State University * – BA - Broadcast Journalism; Minor - Political Science Columbus, Ohio
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Baron/Brown Studio * – Meisner, D.W. Brown 2008 Los Angeles
  • LA Connection Comedy Theatre * – Improv, Kent Skov 2007 Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Tom Todoroff Actor's Studio * – Scene Study, Tom Todoroff 2006 Los Angeles, CA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Emmy Awards (Southeast Regional) * – Best Commercial - VisualTour 2008
  • MET Awards * – Best News/Talk/Interview Personality 2008
  • Emmy Awards (Rocky Mountain, Tri-State Regionals) * – Best News- Talk/Interview/Personality

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • Norbert Pickett - Producer, Breathless Productions * – Booked me for numerous roles on Jimmy Kimmel Live & feature films 323-202-5351
  • Robert Wise - TV/Film Director * – Booked me for numerous roles, including Cop in a Terry Crews feature film 214-356-9902

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Actor *
  • Producer *
  • News Anchor/Reporter *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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