Linus William Roache is an English actor famous for playing the role of Executive ADA Michael Cutter in the NBC dramas Law & Order (2008–10) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2011–12). Born in Manchester, he studied Acting at the Central School of Speech and Drama.
He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for playing Robert F. Kennedy in RFK (2002) and won a Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor (TV) for his role as Ralph Wigram in The Gathering Storm (2002). His film appearances include Priest (1994), The Wings of the Dove (1997), Pandaemonium (2000), Batman Begins (2005) and Non-Stop (2014).
He played one of the lead characters in the 2007 film ‘Before the Rains,’ an Indian-British period drama film directed by Santosh Sivan.
It was filmed on location in Kerala, India and was released in cinemas in India, the US and the UK.