|Character Portrayed:||Emile Dufraisne, Additional Voices|
|Date of Birth:||December 2nd, 1952|
|Place of Birth:||Oak Park, Illinois, USA|
Szarabajka was born in Oak Park, Illinois, the son of Anne, a school teacher, and Edward Szarabajka, a savings and loan officer.
He attended the University of Chicago, as well as Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. He studied acting further at the Organic Theater in Chicago in 1972-1978. Szarabajka's surname, pronounced [ʂaraˈbajka], is Polish, and means "gray fairytale."
His acting resume is extensive, appearing in numerous television programs including Profit, The X-Files, Star Trek: Voyager, Charmed, 24, Max Steel, The Inside, Law & Order and Babylon 5, but he is best known for his role as Mickey Kostmayer in the 1980s hit show The Equalizer, as well as for his recurring role as vampire hunter Daniel Holtz in the cult series Angel, the spin-off from Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Kieth played the lead role in Stephen King's Golden Years. Szarabajka has also contributed his voice to several audio books, notably "Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates" by Tom Robbins, for which he won the 2001 Audie Award for Best Fiction, unabridged,Fear Nothing and Seize the Night by Dean Koontz, and Rising Sun, by Michael Crichton.
Additionally, he provided the voice for antagonist Dmitri Yuriev in the Xenosaga series and for Emile Dufraisne in Splinter Cell: Double Agent. Most recently, he played the role of Detective Stephens in the Batman Begins sequel The Dark Knight and voiced Dr. Terrence Kyne for the animated sci-fi horror movie Dead Space: Downfall based out of the Dead Space video game.
This is a selected list, for Keith Szarabajka's complete filmography see IMDb.
- Cold Case ... (2 episodes, 2008-2009)
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation .... Randy (1 episode, 2009)
- Prison Break .... David Baker (1 episode, 2008)
- Eleventh Hour .... Agent Whittier (1 episode, 2008)
- Spider-Man: Web of Shadows (2008) (VG) (voice) .... Venom
- Dead Space (2008) (VG) (voice) .... Dr. Terrence Kyne
- Dead Space: Downfall (2008) (V) (voice) .... Dr. Kyne
- The Dark Knight (2008) .... Detective Stephens
- Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath (2008) (VG) (voice)
- Condemned 2: Bloodshot (2008) (VG) (voice) .... Interi
- Universe at War: Earth Assault (2007) (VG) (voice) .... Kamal Re'x
- Mass Effect (2007) (VG) (voice) .... Additional Roles
- Transformers: The Game (2007) (VG) (voice) .... Decepticons/Additional Voices
- Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars (2007) (VG) (voice)
- Titan Quest: Immortal Throne (2007) (VG) (voice)
- The Sopranos: Road to Respect (2006) (VG) (voice) .... Various
- Splinter Cell: Double Agent (2006) (VG) (voice) .... Emile Dufraisne
- Gothic 3 (2006) (VG) (voice: English version) .... Xardas
- Company of Heroes (2006) (VG) (voice)
- Xenosaga Episode III: Also Sprach Zarathustra (2006) (VG) (voice: English version) .... Dmitri Yuriev / Helmer / Erde Kaiser Sigma
- HBO: The Making of 'The Sopranos: Road to Respect' (2006) (TV) (voice) .... Multiple characters
- Viewtiful Joe: Battle Carnival (2005) (VG) (voice: English version) .... Jet Black
- Ultimate Spider-Man (2005) (VG) (voice) .... Wolverine
- EverQuest II: Desert of Flames (2005) (VG) (voice)
- Rainbow Six: Lockdown (2005) (VG) (voice)
"Into the West" (2005) (TV) .... Gov. L. Stanford Madagascar (2005) (VG) (voice) .... Reggie the Rhino/Cop/Big Louie
- 24 .... Robert Morrison (2 episodes, 2005)
- Avatar: The Last Airbender .... Additional Voices (1 episode, 2005)
- Numb3rs .... Cricket ... (1 episode, 2005)
- Sabotage (2005) TV episode .... Cricket/Frank Milton
- Unscripted .... Limo Driver (1 episode, 2005)
- The Toy Warrior (2005) (voice)
- The Inside .... Arlen Dallas (1 episode, 2005)
- Darkwatch: Curse of the West (2005) (VG) (voice) .... Lazarus
- Megas XLR .... Ator (1 episode, 2004)
- Viewtiful Joe 2 (2004) (VG) (voice: English version) .... Jet *Black/Emperor of Gedow the Black
- The Bard's Tale (2004) (VG) (voice) .... Additional Voices
- Spider-Man 2 (2004) (VG) (voice) .... Misc. Voices
- Xenosaga Episode II: Jenseits von Gut und Böse (2004) (VG) (voice: English version) .... Boss / Dmitri Yuriev / Captain Vanderkam / Erde Kaiser Sigma
- Helter Skelter (2004) (TV)
- James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (2003) (VG) (voice)
- Charmed .... Zahn (1 episode, 2003)
- Soul Survivor (2003) TV episode .... Zahn
- Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge (2003) (VG) (voice) .... Kahn
- Gladius (2003) (VG) (voice) .... Additional Voices
- Teen Titans .... Trigon (1 episode, 2003)
- Nevermore (2003) TV episode (voice) .... Trigon
- Tales of Symphonia (2003) (VG) (voice: English version) .... *Efreet
- Spider-Man .... Kingpin's Henchman (1 episode, 2003)
- Enter the Matrix (2003) (VG) (voice) .... Additional Voices
- The Mummy: The Animated Series .... Fodden King (1 episode, 2003)
- Crossing Jordan .... Peter (1 episode, 2002)
- Don't Look Back (2002) (TV) .... Peter
- ER .... Mr. DeLuca (1 episode, 2002)
- She Spies .... Liev Schrieber (1 episode, 2002)
- Fondles (2002) (TV) .... Liev Schrieber
- Earth and Beyond (2002) (VG) (voice) .... Professor *Nostradamaus Smythe
- The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002) (voice) .... Poacher
- Angel .... Daniel Holtz (11 episodes, 2001-2002)
- Loyalty (2002) TV episode .... Daniel Holtz
- Star Trek: Enterprise .... Damrus (1 episode, 2002)
- We Were Soldiers (2002) .... Diplomatic Spook
- Pirates: The Legend of Black Kat (2002) (VG) (voice) .... Hawke
- Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix (2002) (VG) (voice) .... Sgt. Peterson
- Batman Beyond .... Bracelet Kobra (1 episode, 2001)
- Unmasked (2001) TV episode (voice) .... Bracelet Kobra
- Taking Back Our Town (2001) (TV)
- Max Steel .... Luke DeMarco / ... (2 episodes, 2001)
- Command & Conquer: Yuri's Revenge (2001) (VG) (voice)
- The Zeta Project .... Knick (1 episode, 2001)
- A Mother's Testimony (2001) (TV) .... Warren Stubbs
- Kate Brasher" .... Bryce Taylor (1 episode, 2001)
- Roswell .... Dan Lubetkin (2 episodes, 2001)
- The Division .... Brett Harper (1 episode, 2001)
- Heavy Gear: The Animated Series (2001) (TV) .... Serge Garpenlov
- Angel (1 episode, 2001)
- Lullaby (2001) (TV) (performer: "All Through The Night (Ar Hyd y Nos)")
- Speaking of Baghdad (2009)
- E! True Hollywood Story .... Himself (1 episode, 2008)
- Heath Ledger (2008) (TV) .... Himself
- Origin (2004) (TV) .... Daniel Holtz
- The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Masks of Evil (1999) (V) .... Colonel Waters
- His surname, Szarabajka, means "Grey Tale" in Polish.
- Last name is pronounced "sarah-bike-ah".
- In the Stephen King TV series "Golden Years" in 1991, he had to endure 6 hours of makeup each day to play a 70-year-old janitor.
- Has two sons, Caleb and Jack.
- Trained with the Organic Theater in Chicago between 1972 and 1978. Other alumni actors included Joe Mantegna, John Heard and Dennis Franz.
- Studied at both the University of Chicago and Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.
- Is the second voice actor to voice Vanderkam in the Xenosaga video game series. Bob Papenbrook was the first voice actor to voice Vanderkam.