Joseph Bernard Fuqua is an American actor and playwright.
Fuqua attained his Actor's Equity card after a two year internship with The Cincinnati Playhouse in the park. Fuqua received his graduate level training at Yale Drama School and moved back to New York City upon graduation. He joined The Cuccaracha Theater of Soho and spent six years as a company member.
He is perhaps best known for his role as J.E.B. Stuart in the films Gettysburg and Gods and Generals. Fuqua also appears in the film David Searching opposite Camryn Manheim. He also has an uncredited appearance as a stock broker in Ed's Next Move.
He has guest starred in such popular television series as The X-Files, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Becker, Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction, The Profiler, G vs E, Brooklyn South and The Wright Verdicts. Joseph appeared in the pilots for Elementary and Numb3rs.
Fuqua has acted in over 100 plays over the past twenty-nine years, and has the honor of being the first permanent company member at the prestigious Rubicon Theatre Company in Ventura, California. He has acted in twenty-four plays at Rubicon over the course of fourteen seasons. Fuqua received an L.A. Ovation Award for his performance as George in Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Rubicon Artistic Director James O'Neill.