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Alexander Chaplin

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Alexander Chaplin (born March 20, 1971) is an American actor. Chaplin's most prominent role was that of speechwriter James Hobert on the sitcom Spin City. He was born as Alexander Gaberman in New York City. As with the rest of the Spin City main cast, Chaplin has featured in creator Bill Lawrence's subsequent sitcom, Scrubs, playing a drug addict who tries to trick Elliot into giving him prescription medication in "My Moment of Un-Truth" and later tricks Jordan into giving him money in "My Rite of Passage". His character later appeared in "My Scrubs" as a drugs counsellor for the hospital, claiming to be reformed. Chaplin also appeared in an episode of Law & Order (Season 14, episode 1, "Bodies") as pompous yet ethical legal-aid attorney Timothy Schwimmer who has to defend a serial killer (played by Ritchie Coster). Chaplin's character ends up on the stand for not disclosing information, protected by the attorney-client privilege, given to him by the serial killer. As a teen, Chaplin attended Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center in upstate New York. Description above from the Wikipedia article Alexander Chaplin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Mar 20, 1971 In New York City, New York, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Homicide: Life on the Street 1993-01-31
Latest Project:
Movie The Assistant 2020-01-31
Known For
Poster of Wish I Was Here
Poster of Numb3rs
Poster of Scrubs
Poster of Homicide: Life on the Street
Movie The Assistant Max 2020-01-31
Movie The Report Sean Murphy 2019-09-12
Movie Wish I Was Here Rabbi Rosenberg 2014-01-18
Movie Syrup Paul 2013-06-07
Movie Cop Dog Barry 2008-01-01
Series Numb3rs Unknown 2006-03-05
Movie The Wedding Weekend Ted 2006-12-12
Series Ugly Betty Unknown 2006-09-28
Movie Dog Gone Love Steven Merritt 2004-01-01
Series Scrubs Unknown 2001-10-02
Series Spin City James Hobert 1996-09-17
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Johnny 1993-01-31