Steven Culp

Steven Culp

Dec. 3rd, 1955
Born in
La Jolla, California, USA
5' 11

Steven Culp's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Desperate Housewives TV Show
Desperate Housewives
Traveler TV Show
Impact TV Show
A Man Called Hawk TV Show
A Man Called Hawk
Celebrity Poker Showdown TV Show
Celebrity Poker Showdown

Main Movie Roles

2014 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier
2008 - Leaving Barstow
2008 - From Within
2007 - Firehouse Dog
2005 - The Sisters
2004 - Spartan
2002 - The Emporer's Club
2000 - Thirteen Days
2000 - Nurse Betty
1996 - James and the Giant Peach
1993 - Fearless
1993 - Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday
1991 - Dead Again
1989 - Gross Anatomy

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Richard O'Shea
Edward Truman
Speaker of the House Jeff Haffley
Major Hayes
Desmond Leighton
Dave Spencer
Well-Dressed Man #2
Dr. Darren Parker
Clayton Burke
Detective Brad Gholston
[Complete List]


Steven Bradford Culp (born December 3, 1955) is an American film and television actor. He is known for his roles as Rex Van de Kamp on ABC's Desperate Housewives, Clayton Webb on JAG, and Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Jeff Haffley on NBC's The West Wing. Culp attended First Colonial High School in Virginia where he was voted "Most Talented". He graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1978 with a major in English literature and also studied at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom. He earned an MFA from Brandeis University in 1981.

  • Received an MFA Degree from Brandeis University, 1981.
  • Had a scene as the new first officer on the Enterprise-E on _Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)_ (qv). However, the scene was cut before the film was released. It now can be seen in the deleted scenes of the film on DVD.
  • Culp and 'Dylan Baker (I)' (qv), stars of _Thirteen Days (2000)_ (qv), did their undergraduate study together at the College of William and Mary in Williamburg, Virginia.
  • An extremely busy television actor, he managed to maintain recurring roles simultaneously on four series during the 2003-2004 TV season. He played CIA Agent Clayton Webb on _"JAG" (1995)_ (qv); Major Hayes, commander of the MACOs on _"Enterprise" (2001)_ (qv); Speaker of the House Jeff Haffley on _"The West Wing" (1999)_ (qv); and Dave Spencer, one of Dr. Corday's love interests on _"ER" (1994)_ (qv). He also managed to squeeze in guest appearances on _"The Lyon's Den" (2003)_ (qv) and _"CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (2000)_ (qv) during the season.
  • Has played the late Senator 'Robert F. Kennedy' (qv) twice: Once in _Thirteen Days (2000)_ (qv) and the other in _Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996) (TV)_ (qv).
  • Children: twins Joe and Katie.
  • Is not related to 'Robert Culp' (qv) although the two closely resemble each other.
  • Graduated from First Colonial High School in Virginia Beach, Virginia, in 1974.

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