Stait, Brent 1959-

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Stait, Brent 1959-


Born September 9, 1959, in The Pas, Manitoba, Canada. Education: Attended the Banff School of Fine Arts and the Ryerson Theatre School. Avocational Interests: Hockey, physical fitness, reading, snowboarding.


Actor. Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company, miner, c. 1977-78.

Awards, Honors:

Gemini Award nomination, best performance by an actor in a featured supporting role in a dramatic program or miniseries, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 1998, for For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down.


Film Appearances:

Burt, Termini Station (also known as Paeaeteasema), 1989, Northern Arts Entertainment, 1991.

Jim Blessing, Showdown at Williams Creek (also known as Kootenai Brown, The Legend of Kootenai Brown, and Wer erschoss Jim Blessing?), National Film Board of Canada/Festival Films, 1991.

Second military police officer in psychiatric ward, Cadence (also known as Count a Lonely Cadence, Stockade, A marcha da revolta, A Megtoerhetetlen, Cadence—Ein fremder Klang, Ein fremder Klang, Kadencja, Karcer, Kompania karna, Straffkompaniet, and Uomini al passo), New Line Cinema, 1991.

Mechanic, North of Pittsburgh (also known as Ao norte de Pittsburgh and La nord de Pittsburgh), Acme Motion Pictures/Telefilm Canada, 1992.

Vince, Tokyo Cowboy (also known as Yin Yang), 1994.

Sartech, Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (also known as Yellow Dog), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1995.

Walt Shannon, Gunfighter's Moon, Rysher Entertainment, 1995.

Kevin Holt, Mystery, Alaska (also known as Disney's "Hockey Project," The Game, Pond Rules, Alaska ardiente, Alaska escaldante, Esquentando o Alasca, Mistery, Alaska, and Mystery—New York: Ein Spiel um die Ehre), Buena Vista, 1999.

Father, Speak (short film), 2001.

Wade, On the Corner, TVA Films, 2003.

Father and rich man, My Old Man (short film), 2004.

Photographer, Capture (short film), 2004.

Dr. Dean, Dysfunction (short film), 2006.

The man, Fracture (short film), 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Rev Bem, Andromeda (also known as Gene Roddenberry's "Andromeda"), Sci-Fi Channel, 2000-2004.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Ballenger, A Good Day to Die (also known as Children of the Dust, Cacada brutal, Die Rache der Gejagten, and La croisee des destins), CBS, 1995.

Irish bunkmate, Titanic (also known as Titanic 2 and Le Titanic), CBS, 1996.

Jim Woltz, Intensity (also known as Dean Koontz's "Intensity"), Fox, 1997.

Sheriff Kerby, "Acid Test," Taken (also known as Steven Spielberg Presents "Taken"), Sci-Fi Channel, 2002.

Royce, Into the West, TNT, 2005.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Corporal Bloggs, Le peloton d'execution (also known as Firing Squad and Teloitusryhmae), 1991.

Eddie, I Still Dream of Jeannie, NBC, 1991.

Mica, Omen IV: The Awakening (also known as A profecia maldita, La malediction IV—L'eveil, La profecia IV: el renacer, Omen IV—Das Erwachen, Omen IV: Ondskans haemnd, Omen IV: presagio infernale, and Omen IV: riivaajan paluu), Fox, 1991.

Billy, Blind Man's Bluff, USA Network, 1992.

Mort, The Man Upstairs (also known as CBS Sunday Movie, Kein Engel auf Erden, Mannen i oevervaaningen, and Un homme au grenier), CBS, 1992.

Francois, Call of the Wild (also known as Apelo selvagem, Der Ruf der Wildnis, Eraemaan kutsu, L'appel de la foret, Skriet fraan vildmarken, and Zew krwi), CBS, 1993.

Peter Terriglio, Sidney Sheldon's "A Stranger in the Mirror" (also known as A Stranger in the Mirror), ABC, 1993.

Raymond, Born to Run, Fox, 1993.

Scott, Whose Child Is This? The War for Baby Jessica (also known as Ma fille Jessica, Pour l'amour de Jessica, and Tout pour ma fille), ABC, 1993.

O. T. Betsill, A Christmas Romance (also known as Eingeschneit—Weihnachten im Schneesturm, Jouluromanssi, La romance de Noel, Romance de Natal, Romance de Navidad, and Un romance en Navidad), CBS, 1994.

Evan Soika, Broken Trust (also known as Court of Honor), TNT, 1995.

Larry Devore, Deceived by Trust: A Moment of Truth Movie (also known as Abus d'autorite, Obcecada por justica, and Vom Lehrer bedraengt—Missbrauch an der Schule), NBC, 1995.

Gary Percy Rils, For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down, CBC, 1996.

Richard Thinbill, In the Lake of the Woods (also known as Le lac du doute and Truque do medo), Fox, 1996.

Sheriff, The Limbic Region, Showtime, 1996.

Wendel Pone, Hostile Force (also known as The Heist and Alarm fuer Security 13), 1996.

SWAT team leader, Five Desperate Hours (also known as Amenazada, Epaetoivon tunnit, 5 horas de desespero, and Fuenf Stunden Todesangst), NBC, 1997.

Vye, Nights below Station Street, CBC, 1997.

Captain Phillips, Roswell: The Aliens Attack (also known as Roswell—Alien Attack, Roswell, invasion extraterrestre, and Roswell, les aliens attaquent), UPN, 1999.

Mel, The Sheldon Kennedy Story (also known as Un reve abime), CTV (Canada), 1999.

Ozone, "H-E Double Hockey Sticks" (also known as "Demons et merveilles," "Entrando numa fria," and "Griffelkin—Ein Teufel auf Abwegen"), The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 1999.

Griffin, The Virginian (also known as Land der Gesetzlosen, Mannen fraan Virginia, and Omul din Virginia), TNT, 2000.

Roger Walker, Touched by a Killer (also known as Interview mit einem Killer), Lifetime, 2001.

Alfred Baker, A Crime of Passion (also known as Mary Higgins Clark's "A Crime of Passion" and Mary Higgins Clark: "Un crime passionnel"), PAX TV, 2003.

FBI commander Hall, Meltdown (also known as American Meltdown and Angst ueber Amerika), fX Channel, 2004.

Roger Shapiro, A Job to Kill For (also known as The Protege and Fascination criminelle), Lifetime, 2006.

Crawford, Smokejumpers (also known as Smoke Jumpers), 2008.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Reverend Fuller, Secrets of the Unknown, CBS, 1991.

"Ellen Foster" (also known as "Ellen Foster—Ein Kind kampft um sein Glueck" and "La maison bleue"), Hallmark Hall of Fame, CBS, 1997.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Donald Young, "The Pimp," Night Heat, CBS, 1987.

Carl, "No Regrets," Night Heat, CBS, 1988.

Jim Sweeney, "Prism," Alfred Hitchcock Presents (also known as Alfred Hitchcock esittaeae, Alfred Hitchcock presenta, Alfred Hitchcock presente, and Alfred Hitchcock zeigt), USA Network, 1988.

John, "The Eden Road," Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (live action and animated), syndicated, 1988.

Bob Drake, "Vigilante," Bordertown (also known as Les deux font la loi), Family Channel and CanWest Global Television, 1989.

Jim Sweeney, "Mirror Mirror," Alfred Hitchcock Presents (also known as Alfred Hitchcock esittaeae, Alfred Hitchcock presenta, Alfred Hitchcock presente, and Alfred Hitchcock zeigt), USA Network, 1989.

Tall man, "Next Victim," 21 Jump Street, Fox, 1989.

Tim, "Lost Weekend," Knightwatch, ABC, 1989.

"Fatal Obsession," Katts and Dog (also known as Rin Tin Tin: K-9 Cop), CTV (Canada) and Family Channel, 1989.

Axel Whitman, "Dead Right," Wiseguy, CBC, 1990.

"The Mighty Quinn," Neon Rider, syndicated, 1990.

"Time Wounds All Heels," Mom P.I., CBC, 1991.

Eddie Doyle, "Mountain Men," Highlander (also known as Highlander: The Series), syndicated, 1992.

B. B. Davenport, "Scali, P.I.," The Commish, ABC, 1993.

Corporal Taylor, "Fallen Angel," The X-Files, Fox, 1993.

Scott, "Hello … Again," Street Justice, syndicated, 1993.

"Law and Order," Lonesome Dove: The Series, syndicated, 1994.

Colonel Ramsey, "The Wrath of Kali," Highlander (also known as Highlander: The Series), syndicated, 1995.

Officer Fitch (some sources cite role as Officer Finch), "The Ballad of Lucas Burke," The Marshal, ABC, 1995.

"Hester," Hawkeye, syndicated, 1995.

McBride, "The Siege," The Sentinel, UPN, 1996.

Terry Edward Mayhew (some sources cite role as Timothy Mayhew), "Terma," The X-Files, Fox, 1996.

Terry Edward Mayhew (some sources cite role as Timothy Mayhew), "Tunguska," The X-Files, Fox, 1996.

Jimmy, "Chain Gang," Two (also known as Gejagt—Das zweite Gesicht), CTV (Canada) and syndicated, 1997.

John Wesley Richter, "Finding Richter," Poltergeist: The Legacy (also known as Poltergeist, El legado, Poltergeist—Die unheimliche Macht, Poltergeist: Ellegado, and Poltergeist, les aventuriers du surnaturel), Showtime and syndicated, 1997.

"Cupid," Profit (also known as Jim Profit—Ein Mann geht ueber Leichen), Fox, 1997.

Major Louis Ferretti, "Within the Serpent's Grasp," Stargate SG-1 (also known as La porte des etoiles and Stargaate SG-1), Showtime and syndicated, 1998.

Miller, "Prisoner X," The Sentinel, UPN, 1998.

Simon LeShane, "Hot Potato," Viper, syndicated, 1998.

Vic Hester, "Mountie on the Bounty: Parts 1 & 2," Due South (also known as Un tandem de choc), CTV (Canada), syndicated, and TNT, 1998.

Edwin Brucks, "The Collector," Seven Days (also known as 7 Days and Seven Days: The Series), UPN, 1999.

Maguire, "Prayer for the White Man," First Wave, USA Network, 1999.

McBride, "Four Point Shot," The Sentinel, UPN, 1999.

Vince Baxter, "What Will the Neighbors Think?," The Outer Limits (also known as The New Outer Limits), Showtime, Sci-Fi Channel, and syndicated, 1999.

"The Grid," The Outer Limits (also known as The New Outer Limits), Showtime, Sci-Fi Channel, and syndicated, 2000.

Stan Amado, "Something Fishy," Mysterious Ways (also known as One Clear Moment, Anexegeta phainomena, Les chemins de l'etrange, Mysterious ways—les chemins de l'etrange, Rajatapaus, and Senderos misteriosos), NBC and PAX TV, 2002.

John Watts, "Killing Time," Cold Squad, CTV (Canada), 2003.

Mason, "Bastille Day," Battlestar Galactica (also known as Galactica, Galactica—Estrella de combate, and Taisteluplaneetta Galactica), Sci-Fi Channel, 2004.

Frank Vanner, "Suffer the Children," The 4400, USA Network and Sky, 2005.

Ziereis, "The Historian," The Collector, Space Television and City TV, 2005.

Damek, "Angels & Demons," Blade: The Series (also known as Blade and Blade—Die Jagd geht weiter), Spike, 2006.

Damek, "Delivery," Blade: The Series (also known as Blade and Blade—Die Jagd geht weiter), Spike, 2006.

John Reddle, "The Damned Thing," Masters of Horror, Showtime, 2006.

Michael Kenmore, "Allies," Stargate: Atlantis (also known as Atlantis, Csillagkapu—Atlantisz, La porte d'Atlantis, and Stargaate: Atlaantis), Sci-Fi Channel, 2006.

Scotty, "Scarecrow," Supernatural (also known as Sobrenatural), The WB, 2006.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Jackson, Green Dolphin Beat (also known as Green Dolphin Street), Fox, 1994.

Major Louis Ferretti, "Children of the Gods," Stargate SG-1 (also known as Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods, La porte des etoiles, and Stargaate SG-1), Showtime and syndicated, 1997.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared as Danny, Danny and the Deep Blue Sea, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Appeared in King Lear, The Merchant of Venice, Romeo and Juliet, and Twelfth Night (also known as Twelfth Night, or What You Will); appeared in theatre productions at the Stratford Festival of Canada, Stratford, Ontario, Canada.



TV Zone, February, 2001, pp. 36-39.