Fast Facts

  • After spending years acting on the Chicago stage, moved to New York when a play he was in, Hauptmann, transferred to off-Broadway. 
  • Made his Broadway debut in Racing Demon in 1995.
  • Originated the role of Mason Marzac in the play Take Me Out, opposite Daniel Sunjata. 
  • Has appeared on Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Criminal Intent, playing different characters each time.
  • Joined the cast of True Blood during the third season as Russell Edgington, the vampire king of Mississippi.

Awards

  • 2008, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2003, Tony — Actor (Featured Role--Play): Winner
  • 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2015, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Limited Series Or A Movie: Nominee
  • 2012, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie: Nominee
  • 2004, Tony — Actor (Featured Role--Musical): Nominee

Relationships

  • John O'Hare — Father
  • Derek Anson Jones — Ex-significant Other
  • Hugo Redwood — Husband
  • Karene O'Hare — Mother

College

  • Northwestern University, Evanston, IL (1984)

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Details

  • Birth Name: Denis Patrick Seamus O'Hare
  • Birth Place: Kansas City, MO
  • Birthday: January 17, 1962, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor
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