Josh Hopkins

Biography: Josh Hopkins spent several years working on stage honing his craft before landing TV and film roles that have played off his good looks and versatility. The son of a former Republican Congressman, he was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, where he was a basketball star in high school. After training in voice and theater at Auburn University, Hopkins returned to his home town and joined the Actors Theatre of Louisville.
In 1994, he made his Broadway debut as an understudy for Kyle Chandler in the revival of Picnic. That same year, he filmed his first movie role in the little-seen Parallel Sons, which wasn't released until two years later. 1997 proved a banner year for the actor. He hosted the four-part TV series Street Skills for Kentucky Educational Television and landed a featured role as one of the recruits alongside Demi Moore in G.I. Jane. In
1999 Hopkins portrayed Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen in the TNT original movie Pirates of Silicon Valley. Next he
Josh Hopkins spent several years working on stage honing his craft before landing TV and film roles that have played off his good looks and versatility. The son of a former Republican Congressman, he was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, where he was a basketball star in high school. After training in voice and theater at Auburn University, Hopkins returned to his home town and joined the Actors Theatre of Louisville.
In 1994, he made his Broadway debut as an understudy for Kyle Chandler in the revival of Picnic. That same year, he filmed his first movie role in the little-seen Parallel Sons, which wasn't released until two years later. 1997 proved a banner year for the actor. He hosted the four-part TV series Street Skills for Kentucky Educational Television and landed a featured role as one of the recruits alongside Demi Moore in G.I. Jane. In
1999 Hopkins portrayed Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen in the TNT original movie Pirates of Silicon Valley. Next he scored a recurring role as a potential love interest on the romantic comedy-drama Jack & Jill on The WB. Hopkins was next seen as an egotistical actor who falls for a journalist (Famke Janssen) in the sprightly romantic comedy Love & Sex. He was also tapped for a featured role in the John Woo-directed Windtalkers, which came out in 2002.

Hopkins then returned to television in a string of popular recurring roles. In 2001 he joined the cast of the long-running Fox series Ally McBeal, playing Raymond Millbury, an attorney and potential love interest for the title character. In 2003 he began a run on the CBS series Cold Case playing the role of Assistant District Attorney Jason Kite. He later worked with his former Ally McBeal co-star Calista Flockhart when he had a recurring role on Brothers & Sisters in 2006.

He finally got a chance to shine as a leading man in 2006 playing news anchor Charlie Babcock on the short lived WB series Pepper Dennis opposite Rebecca Romijn. In 2008 he joined the ensemble cast of CBS's sexy summer drama Swingtown.
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Josh Hopkins' Scores

Average career score: 59
Highest Metascore: 80 Cougar Town: Season 3
Lowest Metascore: 37 Pepper Dennis: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 12
  2. Negative: 1 out of 12
12 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
70 Quantico: Season 1 Sep 27, 2015 Liam O'Connor 6.0
tbd Cougar Town: Season 6 Jan 6, 2015 Grayson Ellis / Director 7.3
tbd Cougar Town: Season 5 Jan 7, 2014 Grayson Ellis 7.0
65 Cougar Town: Season 4 Jan 8, 2013 Grayson Ellis 7.7
80 Cougar Town: Season 3 Feb 14, 2012 Grayson Ellis 7.2
75 Cougar Town: Season 2 Sep 22, 2010 Grayson Ellis 7.6
51 Cougar Town: Season 1 Sep 23, 2009 Grayson Ellis 6.2
44 Private Practice: Season 2 Oct 1, 2008 Dr. Noah Barnes 7.6
tbd CSI: Miami: Season 7 Sep 22, 2008 Mark Gantry 4.8
49 Swingtown: Season 1 Jun 5, 2008 Roger Thompson 8.3
51 Brothers & Sisters: Season 1 Sep 24, 2006 Warren Salter 7.7
51 Vanished: Season 1 Aug 21, 2006 Peter Manning 5.0
37 Pepper Dennis: Season 1 Apr 4, 2006 Charlie Babcock 8.9
tbd Cold Case: Season 2 Oct 3, 2004 ADA Jason Kite 7.3
66 Cold Case: Season 1 Sep 28, 2003 ADA Jason Kite 7.0
69 CSI: Miami: Season 1 May 9, 2002 Mark Gantry 6.4
tbd Ally McBeal: Season 5 Oct 29, 2001 Raymond Milbury 5.0
tbd Jack & Jill: Season 2 Jan 10, 2001 Matt Prophet tbd
tbd Jack & Jill: Season 1 Sep 26, 1999 Matt Prophet tbd