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Sean Patrick Hayes was born and raised in the Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn, Illinois. His father, Ronald, a lithographer, left the family when Sean was a young child, leaving his mother to raise Sean and his four siblings as a single mother. His mother, Mary, works at a food bank. Sean supported himself as a classical pianist and as a member of a ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Another 14 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 The Comeback (TV Series)
Sean Hayes
 2014 How Murray Saved Christmas (TV Special)
Edison Elf (voice)
 2014 Party Central (Short)
Terri (voice)
 2013 Disney Infinity (Video Game)
Terri (voice, as Sean P. Hayes)
 2013 Monsters University
Terri (voice, as Sean P. Hayes)
 2013 American Dad! (TV Series)
- Lost in Space (2013) ... Foster (voice)
 2013 Smash (TV Series)
Terry Falls
- The Fringe (2013) ... Terry Falls
 2012 Up All Night (TV Series)
- The Wedding (2012) ... Walter
- Thanksgiving (2012) ... Walter
- Ma'am'd (2012) ... Walter
- Home/Office (2012) ... Walter
 2012 WWF Raw (TV Series)
- Episode #20.15 (2012) ... Larry
 2012 Parks and Recreation (TV Series)
Buddy Wood
- Lucky (2012) ... Buddy Wood
 2012 Portlandia (TV Series)
- Cops Redesign (2012) ... Sean
 2011 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
 2008 Man Stroke Woman (TV Movie)
Various Characters
 2008 Igor
Brain (voice)
 2007 30 Rock (TV Series)
Jesse Parcell
- Hiatus (2007) ... Jesse Parcell
 2006-2007 Campus Ladies (TV Series)
- Foreign Policy (2007) ... Marshall
 2006 Lovespring International (TV Series)
- A Rear Window (2006) ... Victor
 2006 Tom Goes to the Mayor (TV Series)
Tour Guide
- Bass Fest (2006) ... Tour Guide (voice)
 2005 Roberto the Insect Architect (Video short)
 2003 Pieces of April
 2002 Martin and Lewis (TV Movie)
Jerry Lewis
 2001 Scrubs (TV Series)
Nick Murdoch
- My Super Ego (2001) ... Nick Murdoch
 2001 Cats & Dogs
Mr. Tinkles (voice)
 2001 Rugrats (TV Series)
Talent Show Director
- And the Winner Is.../Dil's Bathtime/Bigger Than Life (2001) ... Talent Show Director (voice)
 2001 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Alfie Thuman / Jamie Bell / Adrian Dante / ...
- Sean Hayes/Shaggy (2001) ... Alfie Thuman / Jamie Bell / Adrian Dante / ...
 1999 Jackie's Back! (TV Movie)
Sean Hayes
 1998 Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss
Billy Collier
 1996 A & P (Short)
Sammy (as Sean Patrick Hayes)
 1996 Silk Stalkings (TV Series)
- Services Rendered (1996) ... Roger (as Sean P. Hayes)
 1986 Lucas
Spectator (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1981 Hello! Sandy Bell (TV Series)
Sean Heyns
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Geico Direct insurance. See more »

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2 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sean P. Hayes | Sean Patrick Hayes


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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When you see me play Jack, I want you to believe that that's a gay character. After Will & Grace (1998) is over, when I play a straight character, I want you to believe that, too. - Etcetera interview See more »


Graduated from Illinois State University in 1992, where he had studied music and theatre. See more »

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