Eric McCormack - biography

Actor from Canada,United States of America

Eric McCormack Eric James McCormack (born April 18, 1963) is a Canadian American actor, musician, writer and producer. Born in Toronto, he began his acting career performing in school plays at Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute High School. He left Ryerson University in 1985, in order to accept a position with the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, where he spent five years performing in numerous play productions. For much of the late 1990s, he lived in Los Angeles and had minor roles. He made his feature film debut in the 1992 science fiction The Lost World. McCormack appeared in multiple television series roles, including Top Cops, Street Justice, Lonesome Dove: The Series, Townies, and Ally McBeal. McCormack later gained worldwide recognition for playing Will Truman in the American sitcom Will & Grace, which premiered in September 1998. His performance earned him an Emmy Award in the category for Best Actor in a Comedy Series in 2001. Aside from appearing in television, he made his Broadway debut in the 2001 production of The Music Man and starred in the 2005 film The Sisters. Following the series conclusion of Will & Grace in 2006, McCormack starred as the leading role in the New York  ( Wikipedia article )


Personal facts

Known as
Erin McCormack,Eric James McCormack,McCormack, Eric
Date of birth
Place of birth
Canada,United States of America
Doris McCormack, Keith McCormack
Janet Holden
Finnigan Holden McCormack
Ellen McCormack
Television Producer, Writer, Actor


Institution From To
Ryerson University


Year Performance Character
2012 Knife Fight Larry
2011 Sexting
2010 Who Is Clark Rockefeller?
2009 My One and Only Charlie
2009 Alien Trespass
2008 Immigrants
2006 Comedy Gold: The Hilarious Story of Canadian Comedy
2005 The Sisters
2000 The Audrey Hepburn Story
1998 Holy Man
1997 Exception to the Rule
1997 Borrowed Hearts
1994 The Man Who Wouldn't Die
1993 Double, Double, Toil and Trouble
1993 A Family of Strangers
1992 The Lost World
0 The Andromeda Strain

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