Kenny Johnson

Actor Biography

Previous to his role on “Secrets and Lies,” Kenny Johnson was a series regular on “Bates Motel” while simultaneously recurring on “Chicago Fire” and “Covert Affairs.” He also had a large arc on the final season of the hit Showtime series “Dexter” and recurred on FX’s number-one series, “Sons of Anarchy.”

Johnson is most well known as Detective Curtis “Lemonhead” Lemansky on the critically acclaimed series “The Shield” and as the series lead opposite Holly Hunter on “Saving Grace”. He also starred as Matt Webb, Detective Jane Timoney’s (played by Maria Bello) contractor boyfriend on the gritty crime drama “Prime Suspect.”

A native of New England, Johnson grew up on a 30 acre farm. He started out his career landing roles in films like “At Home with the Webbers,” opposite Jennifer Tilly, “Blade” and “Major League 3.”