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Neal McDonough Biography

Birth Place:
Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Fast Facts

  • Portrayed Snoopy in a high-school production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
  • Played baseball while at Syracuse University
  • Studied at the London Academy of Music, Dramatic Arts and Sciences
  • Made his big-screen debut as a dock worker in the 1990 film Darkman
  • His breakthrough role was as Buck Compton in Steven Spielberg's Band of Brothers
  • Provided the voice of Jesus for the recording of Truth & Life Dramatized Audio Bible
  • Does not do onscreen sex scenes due to his family and Catholic faith and has walked away from jobs in order to stick to his principles


  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated


  • Catherine Maggie McDonough -- Daughter
  • Clover Elizabeth McDonough -- Daughter
  • London Jane McDonough -- Daughter
  • James Hamilton McDonough -- Son
  • Morgan Patrick McDonough -- Son
  • Ruve Robertson -- Wife