Actor Desmond Harrington is well known for his role in the television series, and most recent work, Dexter (2008-13), as Detective Joey Quinn. His career in film and TV goes back to 1999 with 33 credits in his repertoire. His versatility is apparent as he easily moves from roles in cross-genres such as comedy, drama, television series and film.
Harrington has appeared in television series spots such as Gossip Girl (2009-2012), Justified (2012), Rescue Me (2007), Sons and Daughters (2006-7), Kidnapped (2006), Law and Order: Criminal Intent (2006), Saturday Night Live (2006), and Dragnet (2003-4). He has also costarred in the TV mini-series Taken (2002).
Desmond has also done well in movie roles of varied genres. Films in which he held comedy roles include Drop Back Ten (2000), Massholes (2000), and Timer (2009). Harrington’s work in the action, thriller, and drama sector are The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Ghost Ship (2002), We Were Soldiers (2002), Boiler Room (2000), and Life is Hot in Cracktown (2009). He also stars in the romantic drama film Not Since You (2009), and does it very well.
Desmond Harrington also starred in Dexter which had a disappointing series finale. We’re not seeing any films coming up on the horizon, or no deals that anyone is talking about yet. Fans are waiting to see what Dez is going to be up to next. Keep an eye on this guy.