(FBI Agent Rigby)
Over the span of his career, Michael O'Keefe has appeared in a number of critical and commercial hit films, such as Michael Clayton, Frozen River, Apt 143, Junction, The Pledge, Ironweed, Caddyshack, and The Great Santini, for which he garnered both Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations.
Television audiences will remember him as "Fred" on Roseanne, or from his other appearances on The West Wing, Law and Order, House M.D., The Closer and Brothers and Sisters. On Broadway, Michael has appeared in productions of Reckless, Side Man, The Fifth of July and Mass Appeal, for which he received a Theater World Award.
In addition to acting, Michael also enjoys writing in a variety of forms. In 2009, he wrote and published a book of poems entitled Swimming from Under My Father, which was very well received and reviewed. He penned the lyrics for the Grammy® winning song, Longing in their Hearts, which was composed and sung by Bonnie Raitt. More recently, his work with Bonnie included writing the lyrics for Marriage Made in Hollywood, composed by Paul Bradythat appeared on her new album Slipstream, which won the Grammy® for best Americana Record 2013. His writing has also appeared in BOMB, Lake Affect and Chaparral, and he holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Bennington College.