Steve Cooper talks with actor Patrick Fischler. Patrick began building up his résumé in the late 90s, making appearances on TV shows like Sister, Sister and Nash Bridges. His intense looks and malleable demeanor soon made him a familiar face, and in 2001 he was cast in the David Lynch film Mulholland Drive. By the late 2000s, Fischler was landing recurring roles on major primetime series, playing Jimmy Bartlett on the period drama Mad Men and later taking on the role of Dharma Initiative employee Phil on the hit Lost. In 2009, he joined the cast of another network drama, portraying Detective Kenny No-Gun on police drama Southland. He has also recurred on series such as Silicon Valley, Californication, Shameless and Once Upon a Time and has guest starred on countless shows including Maron, Hawaii Five-0, Mob City, Body of Proof, The Mentalist, Grey’s Anatomy, Castle and many more.

Patrick Fischler