Chris Mulkey (born 3 May 1948) is an American actor who has appeared in Patti Rocks, Against the Wall, Cloverfield, the NBC TV movie Knight Rider, and as a corporate executive in season 7 of 24. He has also appeared on the TV series Friday Night Lights as well as the Graham Yost series Boomtown and Justified, and has acted in numerous TV shows and movies as far back the mid-1970s, such as Baretta and Twin Peaks. He appeared in the Wing Commander franchise as Jacob "Hawk" Manley. He also appeared in the science fiction action film The Hidden. He also appeared as Mr. Halverson in "The Purge".
Mulkey was born in Viroqua, Wisconsin and is married to actress Karen Landry.