Mulhern, Matt 1960-

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Mulhern, Matt 1960-

PERSONAL

Born July 21, 1960, in Philadelphia, PA; son of William James (a public relations specialist) and Mary Ann (an executive secretary; maiden name, McGowan) Mulhern; married Karen; children: Connor, Jack. Education: Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, B.F.A., acting. Politics: Republican. Religion: Roman Catholic.

Addresses:

Agent—Don Buchwald and Associates, 10 East 44th St., New York, NY 10017. Manager—Weissenbach Management, 5951 Airdrome St., Los Angeles, CA 90035.

Career:

Actor, director, and writer.

Member:

Actors' Equity Association, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Screen Actors Guild, Directors Guild of America.

Awards, Honors:

Grand Jury Award nomination, narrative, Florida Film Festival, 1998, for Walking to the Waterline.

CREDITS

Stage Appearances:

Fortinbras and soldier, Hamlet, American Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford, CT, 1982.

Lessons on How to Behave under Peculiar Circumstances, Pan Asian Repertory Company, 28th Street Theatre, New York City, 1983.

Larry McCutcheon, The Passing of the Shagwine Express, Church at St. Peter's Theatre, New York City, 1984.

Joseph Wykowski, Biloxi Blues, Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, 1984, later Curran Theatre, San Francisco, CA, and Neil Simon Theatre, New York City, both 1985.

Thurmond Stottle, The Night Hank Williams Died, Workshop of the Players Art (WPA) Theatre, New York City, 1989.

Biff, Death of a Salesman, Colonial Theater, Boston, MA, 1996.

Sam Gelman, Surviving Grace, Union Square Theatre, New York City, 2002.

Also appeared as Dan Loggins, The Mound Builders; Sergeant Kelly, Wasted, Workshop of the Players Art Theatre, New York City; gentleman caller, The Glass Menagerie, La Jolla Playhouse, La Jolla, CA; Wally Smith, The Habitation of Dragons, Pittsburgh Public Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA; C. W., The One-Armed Man, Ensemble Studio Theatre, New York City; Dr. Sam Gelman, Surviving Grace, Union Square Theatre, New York City.

Major Tours:

Appeared in Death of a Salesman, U.S. cities.

Film Appearances:

Teddy Beckersted, One Crazy Summer, Warner Bros., 1986.

Sergeant Declan Patrick Coker, Extreme Prejudice, TriStar, 1987.

Joseph Wykowski, Biloxi Blues (also known as Neil Simon's "Biloxi Blues"), Universal, 1988.

Jim, Now I Know, 1988.

Mover, Junior, Universal, 1994.

Gate guard, Infinity, First Look Pictures, 1996.

Dr. Chip Byrnes, The Sunchaser, Warner Bros., 1996.

Francis McGowan, Walking to the Waterline, Porchlight Entertainment, 1998.

Andy, Trainwreck: My Life as an Idiot, 41, 2007.

Film Work:

Director, Walking to the Waterline, Porchlight Entertainment, 1998.

Duane Hopwood, IFC Films, 2005.

Television Appearances; Series:

Mikey, The Ellen Burstyn Show, 1986.

Lieutenant Eugene "Gene" Holowachuk, Major Dad, CBS, 1989-93.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Garrison Southworth, Dallas: The Early Years, CBS, 1986.

Will McCall, Gunsmoke: To the Last Man, CBS, 1992.

Tom Cross, Terror in the Night, CBS, 1994.

John Marsh, Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story, NBC, 1994.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Police officer, Guiding Light, CBS, 1984.

Walter Perry, "Deadly Assets," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1994.

"History of the World," Third Watch, NBC, 1999.

The Expert, CBS, 1999.

Charlie, "Winning Isn't Everything," Young Americans, The WB, 2000.

Charlie, "Will Bella Scout Her Mom?," Young Americans, The WB, 2000.

Officer Pete Bennett, "Standoff," Law & Order, NBC, 2000.

Lieutenant Commander Stinson, "Valor," JAG (also known as JAG: Judge Advocate General), CBS, 2001.

Coach Gale, "Replacements," Ed, NBC, 2001.

Officer Will Coleman, "Past, Present, Future," The Education of Max Bickford, 2002.

Greg Kendall, "Risk," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (also known as Law & Order: SVU and Special Victims Unit), NBC, 2003.

Lieutenant John Stackhouse, "Karate," Rescue Me (also known as Rescue Me: FDNY), FX Channel, 2006.

Lieutenant John Stackhouse, "Pieces," Rescue Me (also known as Rescue Me: FDNY), FX Channel, 2006.

Lieutenant John Stackhouse, "Retards," Rescue Me (also known as Rescue Me: FDNY), FX Channel, 2006.

Officer Sajack, "Siren Call," Law & Order: Criminal Intent (also known as Law & Order: CI), NBC, 2006.

Mr. Sutton, "Let's Make a Deal," Queens Supreme, 2007.

Officer Pete Bennett, "Illegal," Law & Order, NBC, 2008.

WRITINGS

Screenplays:

Walking to the Waterline, Porchlight Entertainment, 1998.

Duane Hopwood, IFC Films, 2005.

Novels:

Crossing Open Spaces, Rager Media, 2008.

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