James Urbaniak says one of his friends calls him “Dr. Red Herring,” a guest star whose appearance throws mystery-show investigations off course.
Law and Order fans will recall what is perhaps his most memorable “red herring” role. He played the creepy brother of Amy Sedaris’ tech-savvy character on SVU, a man whose penchant for filming inside public bathrooms only served as a lead to an even more disturbing crime.
He’s also the guy known for playing real guys, including Jack Lessenberry in You Don’t Know Jack, Robert Crumb in American Splendor and David Bowie in The Venture Bros. [more]