Michael Beach
Michael Beach (photo) Michael Beach plays the character of Monte "Doc" Parker
Personal Information
Gender: Male
Nickname Mike
Alias(es) None
Birthname Michael Anthony Beach
Born: October 20, 1963
Birthplace: Roxbury, Massachusetts, United States
Years Active: 1987–present
Notable roles: Bill Baker from Pitch
William Olsen from Crisis
Roger Keith from The Game
Spouse(s): Tracey Wilson (2007–present)
Family: 4 children
Character information
Appeared on: Third Watch
Appears as: Monte "Doc" Parker
Episodes appeared in: 132

Michael Anthony Beach (born October 30, 1963) is an American actor who portrays as FDNY Paramedic Monte "Doc" Parker in the NBC drama series Third Watch from 1999 to 2005.

Career Edit

Beach's big screen debut was in End of the Line in 1987, and he went on to appear opposite Morgan Freeman and Beverly Todd in Lean on Me (1989). Beach also co-starred in films including Internal AffairsCadence (both 1990), One False Move (1992) with Cynda Williams, Short Cuts and True Romance (both 1993).

Beach's big break came in 1995, playing Angela Bassett's unfaithful husband in the comedy-drama film Waiting to Exhale. In 1997, he played Vanessa L. Williams's unfaithful husband in the comedy-drama film Soul Food. On television, he played a recurring role as Al Boulet, the ex-husband of physician assistant Jeanie Boulet (Gloria Reuben) in the NBC medical drama ER from 1995 to 1997. From 1999 to 2005, Beach was a regular cast member in the NBC drama series Third Watch, playing FDNY paramedic Monte 'Doc' Parker.

Beach has had guest starring roles on Law & OrderLaw & Order: Special Victims UnitBrothers & SistersCriminal MindsGrey's AnatomyThe Closer and The Blacklist. He also was a regular on the short-lived NBC series Crisis in 2014, and had recurring roles on Stargate AtlantisSons of AnarchyThe Client ListThe GameSecrets and Lies and The 100.

Trivia Edit

  • Beach and Coby Bell was reunited from this series to BET series The Game.

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