J. P. MORGAN
The fabulously wealthy septuagenarian American industrialist who owns White Star shipping line and has commissioned the building of the Titanic. A ruthless yet cultivated businessman, Morgan is the "eminence grise" of the series.
Chris Noth is an accomplished graduate of the Yale School of Drama that continues to build upon a versatile career in film, television and on stage. Among his credits are two of the most successful series in television history: "Law and Order" and "Sex and the City".
Noth originated the role of Mike Logan on the first five seasons of "Law and Order" and then reprised the role on "Law and Order: Criminal Intent". His role as Mr. Big in HBO's "Sex and the City" earned him a Golden Globe nomination.
Noth is currently filming the CBS drama "The Good Wife" as well as the sequel to the "Sex and the City" movie. Noth starred and executive-produced the TNT Original film "Bad Apple", and starred in the TNT epic miniseries "Caesar" and the telefilm "Exiled".
His film credits include: "My One and Only", "Cast Away", "Double Whammy", "Searching for Paradise", "Texas Funeral", "Getting to Know You", "The Broken Giant", "Cold Around the Heart", "Naked in New York", "The Confession", "Mr. 3,000", "The Perfect Man" and "Sex And The City 1 and 2", TV mini series Series Titanic: Blood and Steel as well as "Lovelace", a bio-pic based on Linda Lovelace opposite Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard. Noth's Theater credits include: Gore Vidal's "The Best Man", "Farragut North" (Atlantic and Geffen Theater), "What Didn't Happen" (Playwright's Horizon), "American Buffalo" Berkshire Theatre Festival as well as performances at the American Shakespeare Festival in Connecticut; New York's Manhattan Club, Circle Rep, La Mama and the Roundabout Theater; the Seattle Repertory Theater; and the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.