Gary Michael Cole (born September 20, 1956) is an American actor and voice artist. Cole began his professional acting career on stage at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1985. He voiced Pervis McSlade (The Commissioner) in The Penguins of Madagascar. Cole began his professional acting career on stage at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1985. On television, he has had starring roles in the TV series Midnight Caller, American Gothic, Crusade, The Good Wife, The Good Fight, Veep, Chicago Fire, and most recently Mixed-ish. In film, he has appeared in The Brady Bunch Movie, One Hour Photo, Office Space, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. He is also known for voicing the title character on the Adult Swim series Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law and James Timothy Possible on Kim Possible.