Timothy Hutton is an American actor best known to television audiences for his starring role as Nathan Ford in the drama series Leverage, from 2008-2012.
He also played the starring role of Conrad Cain in the drama series Kidnapped, from 2006-2007.
After winning an Oscar, Golden Globe and Los Angeles Film Critics award for his performance in Robert Redford's Ordinary People (1980), Hutton went on to star in numerous other films.
These include Taps (1981), Daniel (1983), The Falcon and the Snowman (1985), Made In Heaven (1987), Q & A (1990), French Kiss (1995), Beautiful Girls (1996), The General's Daughter (1999), Sunshine State (2002) and Kinsey (2004) and Heavens Fall (2006).
Hutton was also seen in Secret Window, based on the novella by Stephen King and directed by David Koepp, and Last Holiday, opposite Queen Latifah.
As a member of the Circle Repertory Company in New York, Hutton originated the lead role in the Broadway production of Craig Lucas' Prelude to a Kiss and starred in Babylon Gardens with Mary-Louise Parker.
In addition, Hutton appeared in the Los Angeles stage production of The Oldest Living Graduate, opposite Henry Fonda, which was later broadcast live on NBC.
Hutton also directed Nicole Burdette's Busted for the New York-based theatre company Naked Angels.
On television, Hutton produced and starred in Showtime's Mr. & Mrs. Loving, starred as the title character in the acclaimed Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (also for Showtime), and in the docudrama WWIII.
After starring in the highly successful movie The Golden Spiders: A Nero Wolfe Mystery, Hutton agreed to executive-produce, direct and star in several additional Nero Wolfe adaptations.
These highly acclaimed movies premiered in Spring 2001 and ran for two years, with a repertoire of actors, including Maury Chaykin.
Working behind the camera, Hutton has also directed a number of music videos, including Drive by the Cars, Not Enough Love by Don Henley, the Neil Young Concert Film Freedom, as well as an episode of Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories, titled Grandpa's Ghost, from a story Hutton wrote.
Hutton's feature film directorial debut Digging to China premiered at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival.