David James Elliott
(David was spotted by one of the producers of the CBC's Street Legal while playing
the role in B Movie and was asked to audition for the role of "Nick Del Gado" a Toronto police detective.)
1987-1989 During these same years, David
had guest appearances in; Adderly, Police Academy III, The Big Town,
Night Friends, The Climb.
1990 - David
dream and moved to Hollywood.
1990-1992 The development deal he
had with Disney fell through so he
spent these years struggling to make a name for himself in Hollywood.
had guest appearances on various television series such as China Beach, The Hidden Room, Dark Justice, Knots Landing, Doogie Howser and a recurring role in the series Fly By Night.
also had a small role in the made for TV movie Lethal Charm.
1992- A significant year for David in both his
personal and professional life...
marries actress Nanci Chambers and...
becomes a father with the birth of his
without 'steady' work during this time appeared as a guest star in the made for TV movie, Big Dreams & Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story and starred in the mini-series Degree of Guilt.
also had guest appearances on Melrose Place, and Seinfeld.
David credits much of his
later success to his
guest appearance on Seinfeld noting that the phone calls started coming with "We didn't know he
could do comedy!"
1995-2005 JAG David's big break.
lands the starring role of Harmon Rabb Jr. in the television series JAG.
Through the years, the show's ratings continued to climb and David
attained much success.
Although busy with JAG, David
continued to star in movies . . . and had guest appearances on other television shows.
1996- Movie- Holiday Affair.
1997- Movie- Clockwatchers
was the voice of THOR, god of Thunder, in the animated TV show Hercules.
2000 - Another animation gig has David as the voice of Romac, in the Saturday morning series Buzz Lightyear.
skill base by going behind the camera to produce the made for TV movie Dodson's Journey.
This was the first project for his
production company, ''Firefly Productions'.
In 3/2001, 2/2004 and 11/2004 David
demonstrated another talent by
directing three JAG episodes; Lifeline, Take It Like a Man and
There Goes the Neighborhood respectively.
Behind the scenes pictures are
from the set of Take It Like a Man and There Goes the Neighborhood
At the same time, David's personal life was just as busy...
and Nanci treat themselves to the wedding they had promised themselves seven years earlier and...
becomes a father for the second time...his son Wyatt was born in March
In Oct of 2003, David
became an American Citizen.
is awarded the
has always loved running and has participated in many marathons and triathlons through the years.
With JAG over, David
set out to accomplish a personal dream, his
goal of competing in and completing the Ironman Triathlon.
In Oct. 2005 he
did just that.
obtained the title of Ironman competing in the Ironman World Championship, Kona, Hawaii.
's first project after JAG, was starring in the movie The Man Who Lost Himself, the Terry Evanshen story.
went back to Canada to film the movie in 6/2005 and the movie was released in 11/2005.
needed some special training for this movie as his
role required him to play football.
1/2005 When David
's contract with JAG expired, he
signed a developement contract with ABC.
was named as the male lead in the pilot 60 Minute Man, however the pilot was not picked up for a series.
May 2006 - David
had a guest appearance on the show Medium
June 2006 - David
joins the cast of Close to Home
August 2007 was a busy month.
filmed the theatrical film production The Rainbow Tribe.
Distribution is expected in the summer of 2010.
also filmed the Lifetime Network movie production Secrets of a Sex Addict - April 2008.
September 2007 - David
signed on to the Canadian TV series The Guard for a 6 episode guest star role.
character suffered with MS.
October 2007 - David
filmed the family movie Gooby
David James Elliott - Impact
May 2008 David
filmed the mini-series Impact (June 2009).
It is David
's entry into the world of Sci-Fi.
July 2008 David
signs on to another Sci-Fi mini-series, this time entering the world of fantasy, in Knights of Bloodsteel. (April 2009).
Knights of Bloodsteel poster
Knights of Bloodsteel
The Knights of Bloodsteel
In August 2008 David
attended the Feel Good Film Festival in Hollywood for his
movie The Rainbow Tribe - filming was still going on for Knights... so he
was there strutting his
hair extensions ...
February 2009 - David
films the mini-series The Storm (July 2009)
re-connects with long time pal and director Bradford May.
2009 - David
versatility by entering the suspense/ thriller world with the movies Terror Trap and Confined.
In March 2010 David took his family to the Amazon forest in Ecuador and spent time with the Achuar Tribesman.
So moved by the experience, he
became involved with Amazon Watch, and his
daughter started a Tee Shirt Company
www.SaveOurFriendForest.com to raise awareness and monies for the Amazon Forest.