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John Barrowman


Born in Glasgow, Scotland, and raised in Joliet, Illinois. He returned to the UK, for a 6 month Shakespeare semester with the United States International University of San Diego, but left to star in the musical production of "Anything Goes," with Elaine Page. He went on to star in "Miss Saigon," "Matador," "Rope," and "Hair" at London's West End. ... See full bio »

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 2013 Scandal (TV Series)
The Fixer
- Any Questions? (2013) ... The Fixer
 2013 Gilded Lilys (TV Movie)
Julius Ashford Lily
 2012 The Nerdist: Comic Con (TV Movie)
 2012 Hustle (TV Series)
Dr. Dean Deville
- Eat Yourself Slender (2012) ... Dr. Dean Deville
 2011 Animals at Work (TV Series)
Presenter
- Blaze Alpaca Security Guard (2011) ... Presenter
- Mocha Lama Golf Caddy (2011) ... Presenter
- Layla Public Relations Sloth (2011) ... Presenter
- Snowball Dancing Cockatoo (2011) ... Presenter
 2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series)
Stranger
 2009 My Family (TV Series)
The Doctor
- The Guru (2009) ... The Doctor
 2008 Hotel Babylon (TV Series)
Simon
- Episode #3.6 (2008) ... Simon
 2004 Method
Timothy Stevens
 2004 De-Lovely
Jack / Musical Performer - "Night and Day"
 2002 Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (Video)
Ben Carpenter
 2000 Putting It Together (TV Movie)
The Young Man
 1995-1996 C.P.W. (TV Series)
Peter Fairchild
- You Belong to Me! (1996) ... Peter Fairchild (credit only)
- Everything Has Its Price (1996) ... Peter Fairchild (credit only)
 1987 The Untouchables
Street Person (uncredited)
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Played Chris in Miss Saigon for a few days when it first was shown in London because Simon Bowman was ill. He played Chris alongside Lea Salonga during those performances. See more »

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3 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

There's a lot of me in Captain Jack and there's a lot of Captain Jack in me. And there is no pun intended. (on his role as Captain Jack Harkness on Torchwood (2006)) See more »

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Is a huge fan of Carol Burnett. See more »

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Pisces

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