Michael Beach is an American actor. He had his career beginnings in the 1980s, debuting in the 1987 film End of the Line. He next appeared in the TV films Weekend War and Open Admissions. At the same time, he had roles in the movies The Abyss and Lean on Me. In the 1990s, the actor landed roles in such films as Internal Affairs, Late for Dinner, and Soul Food, among others. He also starred as Detective Desmond Beck in the TV series Under Suspicion. He also became known for his role as Al Boulet in ER. From 1999 to 2005, he became widely known for playing Monte Parker in Third Watch. In the 2010s, Beach played recurring role Taddarius Orwell ‘T.O.’ Cross in Sons of Anarchy, Roger Keith in The Game, Harold Clemens in The Client List, FBI Director Olsen in Crisis, and Charles Pike in The 100.