‘Bring Him to Me’ Interview

February 2024

Bring Him to Me star Barry Pepper discusses his crime thriller, the challenges of method acting, and his potential Lawmen season 2 return with ScreenRant.

‘Lawmen: Bass Reeves’ | Behind the Story


From executive producers Taylor Sheridan and David Oyelowo, LAWMEN: BASS REEVES tells the legendary untold story of the first Black U.S. Marshal. Listen in behind the story as the actors give insight into their characters. Barry Pepper as Esau Pierce.

‘The Way Back’ Reality Series

February 2024

Having left Los Angeles years ago to return home to his roots and live outside of Hollywood with his wife and daughter, Pepper is now ready to embrace his biggest real-life challenge yet – and tell his most authentic story of all – his own.

Major Esau Pierce knife forging for Lawmen: Bass Reeves


Using his home forge, Barry makes a new knife for his Lawmen: Bass Reeves character, Esau Pierce, to use in the TV series. Look for it in Episode 1.

Pepper the blacksmith

December 2016

Barry Pepper forges a knife for his character Vince in Maze Runner: The Death Cure, which was used in the film. 

Saving Private Ryan compilation


Pepper is well-known for his Christian sniper Private Jackson character in Saving Private Ryan. Here’s a short compilation of moments from the movie.

fun fact:

The LEGO The Lone Ranger Captain J. Fuller minifig (Pepper’s character) was first introduced in 2013 in the set 79111 Constitution Train Chase.

fun fact:

This Maze Runner: The Death Cure train stunt was shot in the middle of the blazing hot Kalahari desert between Namibia & South Africa, with no train or tracks for hundreds of miles.

Death Cure Stunt