Patrick Heusinger is an American actor. He started his career in the mid-2000s, debuting in the film Sweet Land. He next acted in the movies Tie a Yellow Ribbon and The Nanny Diaries. His first television gig was as James Schuller/Lord Marcus Beaton in 4 episodes of Gossip Girl. He later had a small role in the movie Black Swan. In the 2010s, he played recurring role Adam Pierce on Royal Pains. He then became known for starring as Max on Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce. More recently, he played the villain in the film Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. He currently stars as Nick Durand on the AXN series Absentia.