|Date of Birth||3 September 1963 , New York City, New York, USA|
|Birth Name||Holt McAloney|
|Height||6' 1" (1.85 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Following high school, Holt went to France to continue his education. He learned French at the Sorbonne, studied art history at the Paris American Academy, and theater at L'Ecole Marceau and L'Ecole Jacques Lecoq. He spent a summer studying Shakespeare in Oxford then moved back to New York City permanently to begin his acting career. He now makes his home in Los Angeles and New York, is a history lover who enjoys reading biographies.
Holt most recently starred in the critically acclaimed dramatic series Lights Out (2011) for FX, earning rave reviews for his performance as heavyweight champion Patrick "Lights" Leary. Holt next appears in a number of upcoming films including the period crime drama Gangster Squad (2013), a futuristic retelling of Herman Melville's classic "Moby Dick", titled "White Space", and an exploration of extrasensory perception, The Ganzfeld Haunting (2014). Other film credits include Fight Club (1999), Three Kings (1999), Men of Honor (2000), Below (2002), Vantage Point (2008) and The Losers (2010). On television, Holt played a detective with psychological problems on CSI: Miami (2002) and a soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder on Criminal Minds (2005), among others. For the stage - "The Taming Of The Shrew", "Twelfth Night", "Bovver Boys", "Rosetta Street", and "By The Sea, By The Sea, By The Beautiful Sea".
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Lauren Auslander