J. Edgar Hoover

Played by Steven Root

Steven Root

Steven Root has an extensive list of credits that include such films as Trumbo, Selma, The Lone Ranger, J. Edgar, Cedar Rapids, The Men Who Stare at Goats and No Country for Old Men, among others.

His vast television experience includes well over 100 performances on series such as Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Big Bang Theory, Hot in Cleveland, Fargo, Justified, HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and The Newsroom, The Good Wife, Fringe, 24 and Pushing Daisies, to name a few. Root’s imaginative voice work can be heard on Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, DreamWorks’ Dragons, Batman: The Brave and the Bold and King of The Hill.