Ray Wise began his career with a series of supporting roles. Wise played Jamie Rollins on the CBS soap opera Love of Life. Shortly after, he made his TV-movie debut on PBS in 1978 in the movie "Tartuffe". Wise's big-screen debut came in 1982 when he played a scientist in Wes Craven's Swamp Thing.
Wise's next big move was securing a recurring role on the TV series, Twin Peaks as the father of murder victim Laura Palmer. After his time on Twin Peaks, Wise moved between television series making numerous guest appearances on top shows. He also made an appearance in the video game series Command & Conquer. In 2007, Wise finally landed a starring role when he was tapped to play the Devil on the CW comedy Reaper.
|RoboCop||Jul 17, 1987||Leon C. Nash||8.4|
|X-Men: First Class||Jun 3, 2011||Secretary Of State Of The United States||7.7|
|Big Ass Spider!||Oct 18, 2013||Major Braxton Tanner||10|
|Peaceful Warrior||Jun 2, 2006||Doctor Hayden||7.8|
|Jeepers Creepers II||Aug 29, 2003||Jack Taggart, Sr.||5.3|
|Two Can Play That Game||Sep 7, 2001||Bill Parker||8.6|
|The Battle of Shaker Heights||Aug 22, 2003||Harrison||5.4|
|Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me||Aug 28, 1992||Leland Palmer||7.7|
|Atlas Shrugged: Part 2||Oct 12, 2012||Head Of State Thompson||6.0|
|One Missed Call||Jan 4, 2008||Ted Summers||4.3|