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Denis O'Hare was born on January 17, 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Denis Patrick Seamus O'Hare. He is an actor, known for Dallas Buyers Club (2013), The Proposal (2009) and Milk (2008). He has been married to Hugo Redwood since July 28, 2011. They have one child. See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Dallas Buyers Club
Dallas Buyers Club Dr. Sevard
The Proposal
The Proposal Mr. Gilbertson
Milk John Briggs
American Horror Story
American Horror Story Spalding / Larry Harvey / Liz Taylor / Stanley / Dr. Elias Cunningham / Richard Spencer / Dr. Sylvester Mansfield / Nick Pryor


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 2017 When We Rise (TV Mini-Series) (post-production)
Jim Foster
- When We Rise (2017) ... Jim Foster
 2016 Novitiate (completed)
Archbishop McCarthy
 2016 From Nowhere
 2015 The Comedians (TV Series)
Denis Grant
- Partners (2015) ... Denis Grant
- Pilot (2015) ... Denis Grant
 2015 Banshee (TV Series)
Special Agent Robert Phillips
- A Fixer of Sorts (2015) ... Special Agent Robert Phillips
 2014 Theater Close-Up (TV Series)
The Poet
 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie)
Hiram Keebler
 2014 Rake (TV Series)
Graham Murray
- Cannibal (2014) ... Graham Murray
 2013 C.O.G.
 2000-2013 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Father Chris Shea / Jimmy Walp
- The Third Guy (2000) ... Jimmy Walp
 2011 5,000 Feet is the Best (Short)
 2011 The Ghosts of Los Angeles (Short)
 2011 The Eagle
 2007-2010 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Benjamin Latrobe / Henry Lee
- Alexander Hamilton (2007) ... Henry Lee
 2010 Dolley Madison (TV Series)
Benjamin Latrobe
 2009-2010 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Evan Talbot
- In the Wind (2010) ... Evan Talbot
- Out of Time (2009) ... Evan Talbot
 2009 Bored to Death (TV Series)
Dr. David Worth
- The Case of the Missing Screenplay (2009) ... Dr. David Worth
 2009 An Englishman in New York
Phillip Steele
 2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
A / Subject #3
 2009 Maggie Hill (TV Movie)
Milo Marcus
 2008 The Tower (TV Movie)
Richard March
 2008/I Milk
John Briggs
 2008 Quarantine
 2008 Pretty Bird
Chuck Stutters
 2007 Awake
Financial News Analyst
 2007 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Tom Michaels
- Who and What (2007) ... Tom Michaels
 2007 The Babysitters
Stan Lyner
 2007 American Loser
 2007 Rocket Science
Doyle Hefner
 2006 Justice (TV Series)
Larry Bowers
- Death Spiral (2006) ... Larry Bowers
 2005/I Derailed
Jerry the Lawyer
 2005 Angel (TV Movie)
 2005 Heights
 1993-2003 Law & Order (TV Series)
Father Richard Hogan / Phil Christie / James Smith / ...
- Under God (2003) ... Father Richard Hogan
- Nullification (1997) ... Phil Christie
- Pro Se (1996) ... James Smith
- Volunteers (1993) ... Harold Morrissey
 2001-2002 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
- Babies (2002) ... Lou
- Give Up or Fight (2002) ... Lou
- Kids: Part 1 (2001) ... Lou
 2000/II Hamlet (TV Movie)
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown
 1998 Saint Maybe (TV Movie)
Reverend Emmett
 1998 River Red
 1997 St. Patrick's Day
 1995 The Wright Verdicts (TV Series)
- Unlucky Star (1995) ... Doyle
 1994 New York Undercover (TV Series)
- Sins of the Father (1994) ... Carson
 1993 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series)
- Paris, May 1919 (1993) ... Keating
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He acted in John Olive's play, "The Voice of the Prairie", at the Wisdom Bridge Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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Denis P. O'Hare


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[on his 2011 marriage to Hugo Redwood, in "Out" Magazine] We got married because we wanted to do it quickly for fear that they would take it away again, like they did in California. Getting married was a political act because so many people fought so hard for it. Also, every time I say the word "husband" and somebody flinches, I am helping to teach society this is the way it will be. This is the ... See more »


As of 2014, has appeared in three films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Michael Clayton (2007), Milk (2008) and Dallas Buyers Club (2013). See more »

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Happy Bday Dennis!! afutoran
Denis O'Hare is amazing in True Blood (just watch episode 3.9) flshbk_2_80s
American horror story fire =cp??? leahj11
Which Oscar caliber films HASN'T he been in? mcelesia-1
I have no idea who the heck the guy is isom40
beautiful voice rober_crazy_girl
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