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Doug Savant

Doug Savant was born on June 21, 1964 in Burbank, California, USA as Douglas Peter Savant. He is an actor, known for Desperate Housewives (2004), Godzilla (1998) and Trick or Treat (1986). He has been married to Laura Leighton since May 1998. They have two children. He was previously married to Dawn Marie Dunkin. See full bio »

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Desperate Housewives
Godzilla Sergeant O'Neal
Trick or Treat
Trick or Treat Tim Hainey
The X-Files
The X-Files Augustus Goldman


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 2018 NCIS: New Orleans (TV Series)
 2018 Lucifer (TV Series)
Forest Clay
 2018 9-1-1 (TV Series)
Matthew Clark
 2017 SEAL Team (TV Series)
 2016 Notorious (TV Series)
Paul Weston
 2016 Pure Genius (TV Series)
Simon Monroe
 2016 Halt and Catch Fire (TV Series)
Mac Harpor
 2016 Rush Hour (TV Series)
D.A. Eric Ginardi
 2016 Castle (TV Series)
Trevor Nigel
 2016 The X-Files (TV Series)
Augustus Goldman
 2015 Scorpion (TV Series)
Wilson Adler
 2015 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Robert Young
 2014 April Rain
Ken Singleton
 2013 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Malcolm Taffert
 2013 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series)
Jakob Yordy
 2013 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
Roger Thorson
 2013 Vegas (TV Series)
Mr. Binder
 2004-2012 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
Tom Scavo
 2012 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
 2009 What Color Is Love? (TV Movie)
Peter Marcheson
 2006 All You've Got (TV Movie)
Sam McDonald
 2004 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Paul Brady
 2004 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Joel Gideon
 2004 NCIS (TV Series)
Father Larry Clannon
 2004 24 (TV Series)
Craig Phillips
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Jason Foster
 2004 Faultline (TV Movie)
Prof. Anthony McAllister
 2004 The Guardian (TV Series)
Eric Kane
 2002 According to Jim (TV Series)
 2002 JAG (TV Series)
Navy Seals Commander
 2002 Firefly (TV Series)
Commander Harken
 2002 First Shot (TV Movie)
Grant Coleman
 2001 The One
Cop (uncredited)
 2001 Family Law (TV Series)
Harold Raines
 2001 The District (TV Series)
Jeffrey Riverton
 2001 That's Life (TV Series)
J.T.'s Cousin
 2000 First Target (TV Movie)
Grant Coleman
 2000 Harsh Realm (TV Series)
Sergeant Sommers
 2000 Godzilla: The Series (TV Series)
Trespasser #2
 2000 Dropping Out
 1999 First Daughter (TV Movie)
Grant Coleman
 1999 A Face to Kill for (TV Movie)
 1999 Profiler (TV Series)
Toby Watson
 1998/I Godzilla
Sergeant O'Neal
 1998 Love Boat: The Next Wave (TV Series)
Josh Walters
 1998 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
 1992-1997 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Matt Fielding
 1996 Terminal (TV Movie)
Dr. Sean O'Grady
 1995 Fight for Justice: The Nancy Conn Story (TV Movie)
Richard Mark Ellard
 1995 Burke's Law (TV Series)
 1993 Maniac Cop 3: Badge of Silence
Dr. Peter Myerson
 1992 Bonnie & Clyde: The True Story
Deputy Sheriff Ted Hinton
 1992 Columbo (TV Series)
Detective Dennis Mulrooney
 1991 Aftermath: A Test of Love (TV Movie)
 1990 Shaking the Tree
 1990 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
John Bronski
 1990 The Knife and Gun Club (TV Movie)
Dr. Barrow
 1990 China Beach (TV Series)
 1989 Red Surf (Video)
 1989 Paint It Black
Eric Hinsley
 1988 Masquerade
Mike McGill
 1988 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Scott LaPierre
 1986-1987 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Young Mack Mackenzie
 1987 Stingray (TV Series)
Cdt. Thomas O'Conner
 1987 The Hanoi Hilton
 1987 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
 1986 Trick or Treat
Tim Hainey
 1986 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Joey Medwick
 1986 Hotel (TV Series)
Elliot Jessup
 1985 Teen Wolf
 1985 Secret Admirer
 1985 The Best Times (TV Series)
 1985 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Dwayne Patterson
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During my first year on Melrose Place (1992), there was a great deal of pressure from the network [Fox TV] for me to out myself as a straight man. The producers of Melrose Place (1992) kept telling me I had to say publicly that I was a breeder. They said too many people assumed I was gay. I know the truth of my life, so I didn't have to play the network game. For three years, I was the ... See more »


Married to Laura Leighton, who played Sydney Andrews on Melrose Place (1992). The romance developed off-camera on the set of the popular TV soap opera. See more »

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