Sure, he’s always on the go in the shoes of con artist-turned-FBI mastermind Neal Caffrey on the USA series White Collar, which returns Jan. 22 (10 p.m. ET) with a promise to delve further into its characters’ pasts. But in this photo, the White Collar star – and Texas native – would rather sit back, relax with a bag of chips and look cute.
Before heading to the FBI White Collar Crimes Unit as Special Agent Diana Berrigan, she was an especially adorable tot growing up in Manchester, England. Her inspiration for pursuing a career in show biz? The 1976 crime comedy Bugsy Malone, according to TV Guide.
He’s the go-to man in the FBI when it comes to sealing an investigation, but the actor, who plays Clinton Jones, was just another carefree kid coming of age in Chicago. Atkins, who also appeared on ER, made his acting debut on the stage … dressed as a strawberry in a fourth-grade play, according to his NBC bio.
It’s all about the flower power for a pre-Saved by the Bell Thiessen, who plays White Collar’s Elizabeth Burke, the level-headed wife of an FBI agent. Now, of course, she has a daughter of her own: 2-year-old Harper, whose first word was “Mama.”
Looking for trouble already? Even before racking up a criminal record in his role as con man Mozzie, the actor wears a mischievous – albeit endearing – expression on his face. The Jersey native got a jump-start on his career when he began training at New York’s The Actors Institute when he was 13.