World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Brian Geraghty


Brian Geraghty

Not to be confused with Ben Geraghty.
Brian Geraghty
Tribeca Film Festival
Born Brian Timothy Geraghty
(1975-05-13) May 13, 1975 (age 39)
Toms River Township, New Jersey, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1999–present

Brian Timothy Geraghty (born May 13, 1975) is an American film and television actor, known for his role in the Academy Award winning film The Hurt Locker, alongside Denzel Washington in the critically acclaimed film Flight and for his recurring role in the acclaimed HBO drama Boardwalk Empire.

Early life

Geraghty was born in Toms River Township, New Jersey, and is of Irish descent.[1] He graduated from Toms River High School East in 1993 and then the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre before beginning his professional career in New York City; he later moved to Los Angeles.[2][3]


Geraghty was featured in a small role in the crime drama The Sopranos. Feature roles soon followed, in such pictures as Jarhead, The Guardian, We Are Marshall, The Hurt Locker and Bobby.[2][3] He also appeared on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as a man intentionally infecting women with HIV, in the episode "Quickie". As of 2013, he portrays agent Warren Knox in Boardwalk Empire.

Personal life

In his free time, he enjoys surfing.[4][5]

He has been in a relationship with actress Krysten Ritter since 2011.[6][7]




This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.