Ron Livingston

Born: 05 June 1968 (52 years old)
Gender: Male



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Ron Livingston is an American actor best known to TV audiences as Jack Berger in Sex and the City and Matt Flannery in Standoff.

He also achieved popular acclaim in the 1999 cult movie Office Space in which he played the lead role of Peter Gibbons.

Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Ron studied a B.A. in Theatre Studies and English Literature at Yale University after graduating from Marion High School. 

He began acting in theatre productions while at university and soon moved to Chicago soon after graduating, where he landed a number of stage roles, including numerous productions at the Goodman Theatre.

During this time he made his film debut in 1992 in the Dolly Parton film Straight Talk in which he played a soldier.

In 1993 he moved to Los Angeles and officially began his career landing roles in the films Some Folks Call It A Slingblade and The Low Life and guest roles in various TV shows including JAG, Townies, Timecop and Players.

In 1999 he played Peter Gibbons in Office, in 2001 he played Captain Lewis Nixon in the mini-series Band Of Brothers and in 2001 and 2002 he had a recurring guest role as Alan Lowe in The Practice.

In 2002 and 2003 he went on to play Jack Berger in Sex and the City and in 2006 he starred as Matt Flannery in Fox's detective soapie Standoff.

He also appeared in one episode of House playing Sebastian Charles in the episode entitled TB Or Not TB.

Ron's other film credits include Adaptation (2002), The Cooler (2003), Winter Solstice (2004), Little Black Book (2004), The Life Coach (2005), Holly (2006), Relative Strangers (2006) and the independent film The Music Within (2007).

Television Roles


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Series finale! A hostage situation and then a wedding situation!

Die Presidentsvrou Teasers - November 2020

Angel confesses his love to Luciana and she tells him it's over.

Durban Gen Teasers - November 2020

Baby daddy drama. Also, the fight for Mbali ends badly.

New on TV today: Tuesday 27 October

Horror series Castle Rock returns to M-Net City and a Waka & Tammy docuseries starts on 1Magic.

Legacy Teasers - November 2020

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Arendsvlei Teasers - November 2020

Something dark is luuuurking in the shadows. Will it affect a new love?

New on TV today: Monday 26 October

Returning series tonight include The Chi on 1Magic and Growing up Hip Hop: Atlanta on Vuzu.

Idols 16: It's not to be for Be

One week you're In and the next you're Out.

New on TV today: Sunday 25 October

Voetspore: Re√ľnie starts on kykNET and Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC Brit.

New on TV today: Saturday 24 October

Miss SA airs live on Mzansi Magic and M-Net - all the deets, all the girls, all the clatter.


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