Hostage Negotiator is an unnamed supporting character in the FX series JustifiedSeason 3 episode, "Thick as Mud". He attempts to negotiate with an unresponsive Dewey Crowe in order to make him surrender, but Raylan Givens agrees to take over. He allows Raylan to proceed but warns him if Dewey doesn't respond soon, they will break down the door. Raylan says that Dewey likes him, but as soon as Dewey knows it's Raylan, he cocks his handgun. Hostage Negotiator sarcastically tells Raylan, "I think he likes you". Hostage Negotiator is portrayed by co-star Steve Bean.