Adam Arkin, born August 19, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York, is an American actor who plays the role of Ethan Zobelle on the FX original series Sons of Anarchy. Making his debut on the episode "Albification", in the series' second season, Adam plays the role of the Hungarian-American leader of the League of American Nationalists, a white separatist business organization allied with the Aryan Brotherhood. Ethan tried to gain both a legitimate and an illegal foothold in Charming, and after his status as an FBI informant was revealed, he tried to flee back to Budapest. He appeared as one of the two primary antagonists in Season 2 (the other being AJ Weston), and after playing a recurring role through the series' second season, was last seen on the episode "Na Trioblóidí" in the same season. He would go on to direct 4 episodes in the series.


Adam Arkin was born on August 19, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He has been married to Phyllis Lyons since August 21, 1998. They have one child. He was previously married to Linda Sublette.

Selected FilmographyEdit

  • Chicago Hope as Dr. Aaron Shutt
  • Hitch as Max
  • Halloween H20: 20 Years Later as Will Brennan
  • The Sessions as Josh
  • Busting Loose as Lenny Markowitz
  • A Year in the Life as Jim Eisenberg
  • The Doctor as Dr. Eli Blumfield
  • Graduation as Dean Deeley
  • Justified as Theo Tonin



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Episodes DirectedEdit

Appearances-Logo-SOA Season 3 credits
"SO" "Oiled" "Caregiver" "Home" "Turning and Turning"
"The Push" "Widening Gyre" "Lochán Mór" "Turas" "Fírinne"
"Bainne" "June Wedding" "NS"
Appearances-Logo-SOA Season 5 credits
"Sovereign" "Authority Vested" "Laying Pipe" "Stolen Huffy" "Orca Shrugged"
"Small World" "Toad's Wild Ride" "Ablation" "Andare Pescare" "Crucifixed"
"To Thine Own Self" "Darthy" "J'ai Obtenu Cette"
Appearances-Logo-SOA Season 6 credits
"Straw" "One One Six" "Poenitentia" "Wolfsangel" "The Mad King"
"Salvage" "Sweet and Vaded" "Los Fantasmas" "John 8:32" "Huang Wu"
"Aon Rud Persanta" "You Are My Sunshine" "A Mother's Work"


Appearances-Logo-SOA Season 2 appearances
"Albification" "Small Tears" "Fix" "Eureka" "Smite"
"Falx Cerebri" "Gilead" "Potlatch" "Fa Guan" "Balm"
"Service" "The Culling" "Na Trioblóidí"