Actor Craig T. Nelson

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on March 18, 2001

What else has actor Craig T. Nelson appeared in, other than his new television show, The District, and former comedy series Coach?
—Lisa L., Maine

Craig T. Nelson has acted on the small and big screen. Film credits include Ghosts of Mississippi and Silkwood. He was in the series Call to Glory, the movie The Josephine Baker Story, and the miniseries To Serve and Protect. Before his role as Police Chief Jack Mannion in The District, Nelson played Hayden Fox in the series Coach for nine seasons, for which he received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, two additional Emmy nominations, and four Golden Globe nominations. Nelson, born in Spokane, Wash., lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Doria.