Martin Donovan Biography, Age, Height, Family, Movies, Tv Shows, Actor, Education, Writing/directing

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Martin Donovan Biography

Martin Donovan (Martin Paul Smith) is an American film, stage and television actor. He had along collaboration with director Hal Hartley with whom he appeared with in many Hartley’s films, such as Trust (1990), Surviving Desire (1991), Simple Men (1992), Flirt (1993), Amateur (1994), and The Book of Life (1998; in which he played Jesus). Donovan also played Peter Scottson on Showtime’s cable series Weeds. He made his writing/directorial debut with the film Collaborator (2011).

Martin Donovan

Martin Donovan Age

Martin Donovan was born on August 19, 1957 in Reseda, California, U.S.

Martin Donovan Height

Martin Donovan stands at a height of 1.85 m

Martin Donovan Net worth

Martin Donovan has an estimated net worth of $ 18 million.

Martin Donovan Family

Martin Donovan was born to Roman Catholic middle-class parents, Agnes Mary (Regan) and Gayne Paul Smith. He was raised in Martin Paul Smith in Reseda, California. He and his three siblings were raised Catholic.

Martin Donovan Education

Martin Donovan graduated from Crespi Carmelite High School and he joined Pierce College for two years. He then attended American Theater Arts, which is a combined conservatory theater company in Los Angeles, where he appeared in the plays of Richard’s Cork Leg by Brendan Behan and Private Life of Master Race by Bertold Brecht. In 1983, he and his wife, Vivian, moved to New York City, where he took odd jobs like installing drapery to support his family. He joined the off-off-Broadway Cucaracha Theater on Greenwich Street.

Martin Donovan Wife

Martin Donovan is married to actress Vivian Lanko in 1984. The couples were blessed with two children. They lived in New York City for many years before relocating to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Martin Donovan Children

Martin Donovan has two sons Micah Donovan and Austin Donovan.

Martin Donovan Actor

Martin Donovan has appeared in fourteen episodes of the Showtime television series Weeds, which stars Mary-Louise Parker, for which he was nominated for a SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by An Ensemble in a Comedy Series. ,In The Portrait of A Lady, he won the National Society of Film Critics’ Award for best supporting actor. He had a long association with celebrated director Hal Hartley, starring in several of his films including Amateur which was selected for both the Cannes and New York Film Festivals.

As well as Hal Hartley, Donovan has also appeared in films directed by Spike Lee, Christopher Nolan and Paul Thomas Anderson. Donovan made his television series début in Peter Berg’s Wonderland. His recent TV credits include Masters of Horror; the FX telefilm RFK and the Fox series Pasadena. In 2014 he starred in the Lifetime post-apocalyptic series The Lottery.

Martin Donovan Writing/directing

In 2010, Martin Donovan wrote, directed and starred in Collaborator, portraying a once-successful playwright who is taken hostage while visiting his mother and childhood home

Martin Donovan Movies

Year

Film

Role

1985

Hard Choices

Josh

1987

At Mother’s Request

Detective Rogen

1990

Trust

Matthew Slaughter

1991

Surviving Desire

Jude

1992

Malcolm X

FBI Agent

Simple Men

Martin

1993

Quick

Herschel Brewer

Scam

Gordon Wexler

South Beach

Spencer Robinson

The Adventures of Pete & Pete

1994

The Rook

John Abbott

Nadja

Jim

Amateur

Thomas Ludens

1995

Flirt

Walter

1996

The Portrait of A Lady

Ralph Touchett

Hollow Reed

Martyn Wyatt

1997

Night Sins

Paul Garrison

1998

Rescuers: Stories of Courage – Two Couples

Aart Vos

When Trumpets Fade

Capt. Roy Pritchett

The Opposite of Sex

Bill Truitt

Heaven

Robert Marling

Living Out Loud

Robert Nelson

The Book of Life

Jesus Christ

Spanish Fly

Carl

1999

In a Savage Land

Dr. Phillip Spence

The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer

Richard DiBenedetto

Onegin

Prince Nikitin

2000

Desire

The Great Gatsby

Tom Buchanan

Custody of the Heart

Dennis Raphael

Wonderland

Dr. Neil Harrison

2001

Amy and Isabelle

Peter Robertson

Pasadena

Will McAllister

2002

Insomnia

Detective Hap Eckhart

Pipe Dream

David Kulovic

RFK

John F. Kennedy

2003

The United States of Leland

Harry Pollard

Agent Cody Banks

Dr. Connors

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Dr. Archibald Newlands

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Howard Delhomme

2004

The Pornographer: A Love Story

Saved!

Pastor Skip

Traffic

Brent Delaney

Dark Shadows

Roger Collins

White Like Me

Gus

2005

At Last

Mark Singleton

The Quiet

Paul Deer

Weeds

Peter Scottson

2006

The Visitation

Travis Jordan

The Garage

Adult Matt

The Sentinel

William Montrose

Day on Fire

Walter Evering

Law & Order

Robert White

2007

The Dead Zone

Malcolm Janus

Masters of Horror

Cliff Addison

Wind Chill

Highway Patrolman

Ghost Whisperer

Tom Gordon

2008

The Alphabet Killer

Jim Walsh

2009

The Haunting in Connecticut

Peter Campbell

Duress

Richard Barnet

2010

Unnatural History

Bryan Bartlett

Shadows and Lies

Victor

Unthinkable

Jack Saunders

2011

Collaborator

Robert Longfellow

Boss

Ezra Stone

2012

Silent Hill: Revelation 3D

Douglas Cartland

The Firm

Kevin Stack

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Ludlow Cooper

2013

Rogue

Richard Campbell

Homeland

Leland Bennett

2014

Ned Rifle

Rev. Daniel Gardner

Inherent Vice

Crocker Fenway

2015

Ant-Man

Mitchell Carson

2016

Legends of Tomorrow

Zaman Druce

2017

Rememory

Gordon Dunn

Indian Horse

Jack Lanahan

Lethal Weapon

Grant Davenport

Martin Donovan Tv Shows

  • Rogue (TV series) 2016
  • Lethal Weapon 2016
  • The Lottery (TV series) 2014
  • Boss (TV series) 2011-2012
  • Unnatural History 2010
  • Weeds 2005-2012
  • Traffic (miniseries) 2004
  • Pasadena (TV series) 2001
  • Wonderland (U.S. TV series) 2000
  • At Mother’s Request 1987
  • Ann Rule’s Everything She Ever Wanted
  • The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer
  • Night Sins

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