Tom Noonan, born April 12, 1951, in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA, is an actor. He plays Reverend Nathaniel Cole in Hell on Wheels. He has been a starring cast member since the first season. He also had a recurring role in the FX network crime drama Damages as Detective Victor Huntley. He guest-starred in the third and fourth seasons of Damages. He is known for his roles in the films Last Action Hero (1993), Heat (1995), Synecdoche, New York (2008), and The House of the Devil (2009).