Edmund Patrick "Eddie" Cahill (born January 15, 1978) is an American actor best known for portraying "Miracle on Ice" goalie Jim Craig in the movie Miracle, and for playing the roles of Tag Jones on Friends and Detective Don Flack on CSI: NY. Early life: Cahill was born in New York City, New York. He is the middle child; he has one older and one younger sister. He is of Irish descent from his father, a stockbroker, and of Italian descent from his mother, an elementary school teacher. Cahill graduated from Byram Hills High School in Armonk, New York in 1996. He attended Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York and the Atlantic Theater Acting School, part of the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU. Career: In 2000, Cahill performed in Nicky Silver's Off-Broadway production of The Altruists. He was noticed, and shortly after made several television guest-star appearances including Sex and the City, Felicity, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Cahill was also a recurring guest-star in the comedy Friends as Rachel's young assistant and boyfriend, Tag Jones. In 2002 he starred in a short-lived WB drama, Glory Days. In the 2004 hockey movie Miracle, Cahill had the chance to play his boyhood hero, goalie Jim Craig. He had never played the goaltender position prior to the movie, so most of the game-action sequences of Craig were filmed with former NHL goalie Bill Ranford doubling for Cahill, although Cahill did shoot several key sequences from within goal. When CBS decided in 2004 to create a third CSI series, CSI: NY, to add to its franchise, Cahill was hired to play the cocky, snarky homicide Detective Don Flack who backs up the team of CSIs and who gets some of the best lines. The show ran for nine seasons and he was in all 197 episodes. Cahill went back to the Atlantic Theater Company in June 2011 and performed at the conclusion of their 25th Anniversary season. He was in Tom Donaghy's one-act play, I Need a Quote, about "a hilarious telephone conversation between a single mother and a home insurance salesman." In the summer of 2012 Cahill performed in David Adjmi's play, 3C, at the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater in New York City. In February 2014 Cahill was cast in the second season of the CBS summer drama Under the Dome. He plays Sam, a former EMT and reclusive brother-in-law to "Big Jim" Rennie. Personal life: Cahill married his longtime girlfriend Nikki Uberti in Los Angeles on July 12, 2009. The couple had a son, Henry, in January 2010. (Uberti is a makeup artist, former model, and ex-wife of photographer Terry Richardson.) On his right shoulder Cahill has a tattoo of his wife's name in a heart with an arrow through it and a swallow on top. Cahill is an avid New York Rangers hockey fan. He even wrote an NHL Celeb Blog for three seasons. Credits: Year Title Role Notes Stage 1999 Gramercy Park is Closed to the Public Dex Powerhouse Theater 2000 The Altruists Lance Vineyard Theatre 2011 I Need a Quote Salesman Atlantic Stage 2 2012 3C Terry Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Television 2000 Sex and the City Sean Episode 3.04 "Boy, Girl, Boy, Girl..." 2000-2001 Friends Tag Jones Episodes 7.04 "The One with Rachel's Assistant", 7.05 "The One with the Engagement Picture", 7.08 "The One Where Chandler Doesn't Like Dogs", 7.09 "The One with All the Candy", 7.12 "The One Where They're Up All Night", 7.14 "The One Where They All Turn Thirty", and, 8.02 "The One with the Red Sweater" 2000 Charmed Sean Episode 3.05 "Sight Unseen" 2000 Felicity James Episodes 3.09 "James and the Giant Piece", 3.10 "Let's Get It On" aka "Final Touches", and, 3.11 "And to All a Good Night" 2001 Law & Order: SVU Tommy Dowd Episode 2.17 "Folly" 2002 Glory Days Mike Dolan All nine episodes 2002 Haunted Nicholas Trenton Episodes 1.07 "A Three-Hour Tour" and, 1.09 "Simon Redux" 2002 Dawson's Creek Max Winter Episode 6.09 "Everything Put Together Falls Apart" 2004-2013 CSI: NY Det. Don Flack All 197 episodes 2014 Under the Dome Sam Main role (season 2-present), Working with former CSI: NY actresses Natalie Martinez and Rachelle Lefevre. Film 2004 Miracle Jim Craig Bill Ranford doubled for most of the on-ice action. 2005 Lords of Dogtown Larry Gordon 2008 This Is Not a Test Robert Forte Cahill worked with CSI: NY castmates Hill Harper and Carmine Giovinazzo. 2008 The Narrows Nicky Shades Cahill was burned when a special effect went wrong. Other 2004 The Making of "Miracle" Himself Video short documentary 2004 From Hockey to Hollywood: Actors' Journeys Himself Video short documentary 2008 CSI: NY - The Game Det. Don Flack Video game (voice only)

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