David Russell Strathairn is a veteran American character actor. On House, M.D., he portrayed terminal patient Nash in the Season 6 episode Lockdown.

With over 100 credits in his 30 year career, Strathairn has had featured roles in Eight Men Out, Day One, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, O Pioneers!, A League of Their Own, Sneakers, Lost in Yonkers, The Firm, The American Clock, Dolores Claiborne, Home for the Holidays, L.A. Confidential, With Friends Like These..., A Midsummer's Night Dream, Limbo, The Miracle Worker, Big Apple, Good Night and Good Luck, The Notorious Bettie Page, We Are Marshall, Fracture, My Blueberry Nights, The Bourne Ultimatum, Matters of Life and Death, The Spiderwick Chronicles, The Uninvited and The Tempest. He recently starred in Alphas and will appear in No God No Master and Lincoln. He frequently works with director John Sayles.


  • Appeared with Lori Petty in A League of Their Own

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