: Played Marcellus Washburn in "The Music Man" by Meredith Willson
. (Neil Simon Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I feel like every character that I play is a version of myself. I put the clothes on, the shirt and the bell-bottoms and the big belt, and I have my hair all out and the beard -- and I just become. I start playing make believe, and it's something that I've done since I was a little boy. It comes quite naturally.
Although he often plays New Yorkers, he actually grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His parents are from New York and they taught him to speak with a New York accent. He moved to New York after high school and has lived there for most of his life.
Chameleon-like ability to change his appearance with every role.