A consistent presence in film and television for over 29 years, Nick Searcy has starred in independent films as well as studio blockbusters, including MONEYBALL, THE LAST SONG, THE UGLY TRUTH, THE DEAD GIRL, RUNAWAY JURY, CAST AWAY, HEAD OF STATE, GREATER, MONEYBALL, and FRIED GREEN TOMATOES, among others.
In 2018, he appeared in two Academy Award Best Picture nominees, 3 BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI, and the winner, THE SHAPE OF WATER. In 2019 he was seen in the feature film THE BEST OF ENEMIES as well as the acclaimed NatGeo miniseries THE HOT ZONE, and the Spectrum miniseries MANHUNT DEADLY GAMES.
He produced his first documentary in 2020, AMERICA AMERICA GOD SHED HIS GRACE ON THEE, a study of the relationship between God and America, and his second in 2021, CAPITOL PUNISHMENT, a movie about the people who went to Washington, along with Nick himself, on January 6th.
After completing a six-year run as Chief Deputy Art Mullen on the popular FX series JUSTIFIED, he appeared as Deke Simmons in Hulu’s 11/22/63, and has also been a series regular on UPN’s 7 Days, CBS’s American Gothic, HBO’s From The Earth To The Moon, ABC’s Rodney, and CW’s Easy Money, and has guest starred on countless shows including 9-1-1, Chicago Med, Hawaii 5-0, Mom, Hot in Cleveland, Intelligence, Archer, The Mentalist, Lie To Me, Without a Trace, The West Wing, CSI, and NCIS.
As a director, Nick’s second film, GOSNELL, released in 700 theatres nationwide on October 12, 2018, was the number 1 independent film in the country for its first week and cracked the top ten for its opening weekend. His first film, CAROLINA LOW, is currently available on Amazon Prime. And of course, Nick is the biggest Hollywood star ever to guest-host the Rush Limbaugh radio show, which he did on Dec. 27, 2017.
In 2022, in addition to TERROR ON THE PRAIRIE, he will appear in REAGAN, starring Dennis Quaid, and THE OLD WAY, starring Nicolas Cage.