Noah Strausser Speer Wyle (pronounced Wy-lee)(born June 4, 1971 in Hollywood, California) is an American film, television, and theatre actor. He is best known for his roles as Dr. John Carter in ER and as Tom Mason in Falling Skies. He has also played Steve Jobs in the 1999 Bio Pic Pirates of Silicon Valley, Dr. Kenneth Monnitoff in the Cult Classic Donnie Darko, and Flynn Carsen in The Librarian franchise.
He appeared in:
- A Few Good Men
- Swing Kids
- The Larry Sanders Show
- Sesame Street
- Pirates of Silicon Valley
- Fail Safe
- Donnie Darko
- White Oleander
- The Librarian
- Falling Skies
- Lab Rats
- The Librarians 2014
- Adorkable: Often cast as such.
- Badass Bookworm: In The Librarian and Falling Skies.
- Large Ham: Can certainly bring it - especially in his current show.
- Nerds Are Sexy: Regularly cast as such.
- Old Shame: He really dislike a scene in ER where he had to perform mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on a dog.
- Production Posse: His two major projects (ER and Falling Skies) are produced by Steven Spielberg.
- Star-Making Role: As Dr. John Carter.
- Tall, Dark, and Handsome: He's 6'1, and many of his characters are emphasized as a bonafide Chick Magnet.