Rick Hoffman

Rick Hoffman is an American actor. Hoffman was born in New York City and grew up in Roslyn Heights, New York. Hoffman was raised Jewish. He graduated from The Wheatley School in Old Westbury, New York before attending the University of Arizona. After graduating, he moved to Los Angeles, California to start an acting career.

Hoffman was cast in his first role, as a security guard in Conspiracy Theory, in 1997. He had some other small roles until he received a main role as Freddie Sacker on Darren Star's short-lived Wall Street series The $treet in 2000, which was pulled from the airwaves after seven episodes, but which allowed him to quit his job waiting tables and move back to New York. His later TV appearances include the short-lived law drama Philly (2001), The Bernie Mac Show (2002), Jake in Progress (2004), and Samantha Who? (2007).

His onscreen work also includes The Day After Tomorrow, Blood Work, Hostel, Cellular and The Condemned. He has also appeared as a guest in CSI: Miami, Chuck, The Pretender, Law & Order: SVU, NCIS, Crossing Jordan, Without a Trace, The Practice, CSI:NY, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Shark, Lie to Me, Monk and The Mentalist.

Known For


Cast Credits

Ballers (2015)
Guest starring as NFLPA Representative
Good Morning Britain (2014)
Guest starring as Rick Hoffman
Suits (2011)
Starring as Louis Litt (118 episodes)
Justified (2010)
Guest starring as Hector
Human Target (2010)
Guest starring as Shelly
Better Off Ted (2009)
Guest starring as Mr. Page
Lie to Me (2009)
Guest starring as Peters
Leverage (2008)
Guest starring as Alan Foss
The Mentalist (2008)
Guest starring as Christopher Lynch
Samantha Who? (2007)
Guest starring as Chase Chapman (9 episodes)
Jake in Progress (2005)
Starring as Patrick Van Dorn
American Dad! (2005)
Guest starring as Caroller #1
Numb3rs (2005)
Guest starring as Oliver
NCIS (2003)
Guest starring as Kelvin Ridgeway
Without a Trace (2002)
Guest starring as Gary Moscowitz
Monk (2002)
Guest starring as Agent Colmes
Philly (2001)
Starring as Terry Loomis
Crossing Jordan (2001)
Guest starring as Detective Phil Berman
The $treet (2000)
Starring as Freddie Sacker (12 episodes)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Guest starring as Michael Raykirk
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Guest starring as Gary Lesley
  • Episode 9x16: Closet (Apr 22, 2008)
Providence (1999)
Guest starring as Benji Brickman
  • Episode 2x07: Sail Away (Nov 19, 1999) [Co-Star]
The Pretender (1996)
Guest starring as Photographer
  • Episode 2x04: Exposed (Nov 22, 1997) [Co-Star]