Stephen McHattie (born February 3rd, 1947) is a Canadian-born actor. He is probably most notable for his title role portrayal in the 1976 made-for-tv film James Dean. His other film credits have included Ultimate Warrior, Gray Lady Down, History of Violence, Shoot 'Em Up, 300, The Watchmen, among others. He also had regular or recurring roles of tv with Centennial and Beauty and the Beast. He played Captain Michaels in the film 2012.