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Andrew McCarthy grew up in Westfield, New Jersey, until he was 15. He then moved to Bernardsville, and attended a prep school called the Pingry School, where he performed in plays and musicals and played basketball. At 18, he went to New York University as a theatre major and wound up as the lead in the 1983 film Class (1983). He also studied at ... See full bio »

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  Finding Julia (post-production)
Mike Chamonix
 2013 Unforgettable (TV Series)
Ari Sonnenland
- Bigtime (2013) ... Ari Sonnenland
 2012 Come Dance with Me (TV Movie)
 2011 Snatched
Frank Baum
 2010 Camp Hell
Michael Leary
 2009 The National Tree (TV Movie)
Corey Burdock
 2009 Gossip Girl (TV Series)
Rick Rhodes
- Valley Girls (2009) ... Rick Rhodes
 2009 The Good Guy
 2006 The Way (TV Movie)
 2005 E-Ring (TV Series)
Aaron Gerrity
- Tribes (2005) ... Aaron Gerrity
 2005 Crusader (TV Movie)
Hank Robinson
 2004 2BPerfectlyHonest
 2003 Monk (TV Series)
Derek Philby
- Mr. Monk Goes Back to School (2003) ... Derek Philby (as Andrew Mccarthy)
 2003 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Will Marshall
- The Monsters Are on Maple Street (2003) ... Will Marshall
 2003 Law & Order (TV Series)
Attorney Finnerty
 2003 Straight from the Heart (TV Movie)
Tyler Ross
 2002 Georgetown (TV Movie)
 2002 Anything But Love
Elliot Shephard
 2002 The Secret Life of Zoey (TV Movie)
Mike Harper
 2001 Diggity's Treasure
Raymond Cane
 2001 Nowhere in Sight
Eric Shelton
 2000 The Sight (TV Movie)
Michael Lewis
 2000 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Randolph Morrow
- Slaves (2000) ... Randolph Morrow
 2000 A Storm in Summer (TV Movie)
Stanley Banner
 1999 New Waterford Girl
Cecil Sweeney
 1999 New World Disorder
Kurt Bishop
 1998 I'm Losing You
Bertie Krohn
 1998 I Woke Up Early the Day I Died
Cemetery Cop
 1998 Perfect Assassins (TV Movie)
Ben Carroway
 1998 Bela Donna
 1998 A Father for Brittany (TV Movie)
Keith Lussier
 1997 Stag
Pete Weber
 1997 Hostile Force (TV Movie)
Rabbit (Mike)
 1996 The Christmas Tree (TV Movie)
Richard Reilly
 1996 Everything Relative
 1996 Escape Clause (TV Movie)
Richard Ramsay
 1996 Cosas que nunca te dije
Don Henderson
 1995 The Courtyard (TV Movie)
 1995 Dream Man (Video)
David Mander
 1995 Night of the Running Man
Jerry Logan
 1994 Dead Funny
Reggie Barker
 1994 Getting In
Rupert Grimm
 1992/I Only You
Clifford Godfrey
 1992 Screen Two (TV Series)
Martin Musgrove
- Common Pursuit (1992) ... Martin Musgrove
 1991 Year of the Gun
David Raybourne
 1990 Dr. M
 1988 Fresh Horses
Matt Larkin
 1988 Kansas
Wade Corey
 1987 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Henry Hopper
- Waiting for the Moon (1987) ... Henry Hopper
 1986 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
- Grandpa's Ghost (1986) ... Edwin
 1985 The Beniker Gang
Arthur Beniker
 1983 Class
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I thought I understood the story very well, because I've lived with it for so long. But movies change and take on a life of their own once they start to be made, and you have to keep your eye on the real ball, not the ball that's in your head. See more »


Started smoking during the filming of St. Elmo's Fire (1985) (his character smoked). Has since quit. See more »

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