JD EvermorePlays Carl Dagget
Born and raised in the Mississippi Delta, JD spent a short time at Ole Miss and in the Marine Corps before deciding to become an actor. He attended the University of Southern Mississippi as a theater major for nearly four years before setting out for Los Angeles. He made his film debut as a hospital orderly in a memorable scene with Natalie Portman, Ashley Judd, and Sally Field in Where the Heart Is. Since then, he has appeared in nearly 90 films and TV shows. Some of his recent television credits include Treme, Banshee, True Detective and The Walking Dead. Recent film credits include Django Unchained, 12 Years a Slave, and Dallas Buyers Club. He will next be seen in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Stephen Frears’ Untitled Lance Armstrong Biopic, and the James Brown biopic, Get On Up, as well as the indie zombie movie Maggie, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin.
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