|Birthdate:||September 9, 1951|
|Birthplace:||Lodi, Wisconsin, U.S.|
Thomas Steven "Tom" Wopat (born September 9, 1951) actor and singer, He first achieved fame as Lucas K. "Luke" Duke in the long-running 1979 television series The Dukes of Hazzard. Since then Wopat has worked regularly, most often on the stage in musicals and in supporting TV and movie roles. He was a semi-regular guest on the 1990s comedy series Cybill, and had a small U.S. Marshal Gil Tatum in Django Unchained (2012). Wopat also has a recurring role as Sheriff Jim Wilkins on the television series Longmire. Additionally Wopat has recorded several albums of country songs and pop standards, scoring a series of moderately successful singles in the 1980s and '90s.