McGillin, Howard 1953-

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McGillin, Howard 1953-


Born November 5, 1953, in Los Angeles, CA; married Mary Lloydbutter, August 14, 1976 (divorced); children: two sons. Education: Graduated from University of California at Santa Barbara.


Agent—William Morris Agency, 151 South El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212-2775.


Actor. Participant in the benefit Broadway Barks!, 2000.

Awards, Honors:

Drama Desk Award nomination, c. 1984, for La Boheme; Antoinette Perry Award nomination, best actor in a featured role—musical, Drama Desk Award nomination, and Theatre World Award, all 1986, for The Mystery of Edwin Drood; Antoinette Perry Award nomination, best actor in a musical, and Drama Desk Award nomination, both 1988, for Anything Goes.


Stage Appearances:

(Off-Broadway debut) Marcel, La Boheme, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre, 1984.

(Broadway debut) Soldier and Alex, Sunday in the Park with George, Booth Theatre, 1984.

John Jasper and Clive Paget, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, New York Shakespeare Festival, Delacorte Theatre, then Imperial Theatre, both New York City, 1985.

Billy Crocker, Anything Goes, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1987.

Title role, Phantom of the Opera, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1988—.

The Secret Garden, St. James Theatre, New York City, 1991-1993.

Steven Kodaly, She Loves Me, Roundabout Theatre, New York City, 1993.

Molina, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Broodhurst Theatre, New York City, 1993-1995.

Sunday in the Park With George, St. James Theatre, New York City, 1994.

As Thousands Cheer (revue), Drama Department, Greenwich House, New York City, 1998.

A Celebration in Words and Music (tribute to David Merrick), St. James Theatre, 2000.

Broadway on Broadway (outdoor concert), Times Square, New York City, 2000.

Something Good, George Gershwin Theatre, New York City, 2002.

Billy Crocker, Anything Goes, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, 2002.

Appeared in Mack and Mabel.

Major Tours:

Captain Hook, Peter Pan, U.S. cities, 2004.

Film Appearances:

Chip, Where the Boys Are '84 (also known as Where the Boys Are), TriStar, 1984.

Bruce Wilson, Company Business, 1991.

Voice of Prince Derek, The Swan Princess (animated), 1994.

Voice, The Hunchback of Notre Dame (animated), 1996.

(Uncredited) Member of chorus, Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (animated), Walt Disney Home Video, 1997.

Singing voice of Gregory, "La Resistance," South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut (animated), Paramount/ Warner Bros., 1999.

Television Appearances; Series:

Mark Keaton, Number 96, NBC, 1980-81.

Greg Foster, The Young and the Restless, CBS, 1981-82.

Dr. Cooper, Search for Tomorrow, 1986.

Colin Crowley, As the World Turns, 1987.

Roy Calhoun, One Life to Live, ABC, 1999.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Lieutenant Cartwright, How the West Was Won, 1977.

Greg Trenton, Arthur Hailey's "Wheels" (also known as Wheels), NBC, 1978.

Dr. Frank Evanhauer, Women in White, NBC, 1979.

James Cromwell, Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke, CBS, 1999.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Richard Sloan III, Mary White, ABC, 1977.

George Camponella, Columbo: The Bye-Bye Sky-High I.Q. Murder Case, NBC, 1977.

Steve, Long Journey Back, ABC, 1978.

Ferris, Love's Savage Fury, ABC, 1979.

Dean Hilliard, Take Your Best Shot, CBS, 1982.

Chip, Where the Boys Are '84 (also known as Where the Boys Are), 1984.

Mike Calder, Perry Mason: The Case of the Maligned Mobster (also known as The Case of the Maligned Mobster), NBC, 1991.

Bruce Wilson, Company Business, 1991.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Young Ben, Follies in Concert, PBS, 1986.

The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, 1991.

Howard Raney, Mimi and Me, CBS, 1991.

Broadway on Broadway, 2000.

The 60th Annual Tony Awards, CBS, 2006.

Also appeared in A Musical Toast, PBS.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Evening at Pops, 1970.

Man at beach, "The Castle of Dreams," City of Angels, 1976.

Bellboy, "Greed," McMillan & Wife (also known as McMillan), 1976.

Second young man, "The Bionic Badge," The Six Million Dollar Man, 1976.

Worker, "A Bionic Christmas Carol," The Six Million Dollar Man, 1976.

Staff sergeant, "The Deadly Missiles," The Bionic Woman, 1976.

Sergeant Don Woods, "The Daemon Creature," The Bionic Woman, 1977.

"Firehouse Quintet," Emergency!, 1977.

Davey Woodhull, "Crack Back," The Rockford Files, NBC, 1977.

Paul Alexander, "Play Off," Switch, 1978.

The MacKenzies of Paradise Cove, 1979.

California Fever, 1979.

John Hopkins, "A Slight Change in Plans," Insight, 1980.

God's attorney, "God in the Dock," Insight, 1980.

Blake LeMaster, "The Perfect Match," Newhart, 1982.

Scott, "Dog Day Hospital," St. Elsewhere, 1983.

Charles Lockner, "The Family Jewels," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1990.

Randall Forbes, "Fantasy," Stat, 1991.

Franklin, Jack's Place, ABC, 1991.

"Of Past Regret and Future Fear," ER, 1998.

Narrator, "The Reptiles: Alligators and Crocodiles," Nature, PBS, 2003.

Narrator, "The Reptiles: Snakes," Nature, PBS, 2003.

Narrator, "The Reptiles: Turtles and Tortoises," Nature, PBS, 2003.

Narrator, "The Reptiles: Lizards," Nature, PBS, 2003.

Narrator, "The Real Macaw," Nature, PBS, 2004.


Audio Books:

The Hot Zone: A Terrifying True Story, Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Coast Road, Simon & Schuster, 1998.

Silent to the Bone, Listening Library, 2000.

As Nature Made Him, Simon & Schuster, 2000.

Also narrated the audio books Inca Gold and Lightning.

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