Nov. 17th, 1963
Los Angeles, California, USA
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Dylan Walsh (born Charles M. Walsh; November 17, 1963) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known as Dr. Sean McNamara in the FX television series Nip/Tuck.
Born in Los Angeles, California; his parents worked for the Foreign Service—they met in Ethiopia. As a result, Walsh lived in East Africa, India, Pakistan and Indonesia as a boy His family returned to the United States when he was ten years old and settled in Virginia, where Walsh began acting in high school. He graduated from the University of Virginia in 1986 with a degree in English. After graduating from college, Walsh moved to New York City to act professionally.
Walsh's first role was in a television movie called Soldier Boys with James Earl Jones. He then landed a role in the movie Loverboy and a regular role on the television series Kate & Allie.
In 1989, he started using the name Dylan Walsh professionally. He continued to work in films including Betsy's Wedding, Nobody's Fool, Congo, The Stepfather, and Secretariat, and guest starred the television series Brooklyn South, The Twilight Zone, and Everwood. O In 2003, Walsh landed the role of Sean McNamara on the television series Nip/Tuck, after being approached by series creator Ryan Murphy in a coffee shop. Murphy remembered him from his role in Nobody's Fool and in a television movie. Walsh currently appears on the CBS series Unforgettable.
Walsh was married to actress 'Melora Walters' from (1996 - 2003), with whom he had two children, Joanna Marie and Thomas Charles. He later married actress 'Joanna Going' (October 10, 2004), with whom he has a daughter, Stella Haven (November 2003). Walsh announced December 15, 2010 he had filed for divorce. The divorce was finalized in December 2012. Walsh broke the news on November 8, 2011 that he welcomed a daughter, Amelie Belle Walsh, six weeks earlier. He has only revealed the mother as "my girlfriend; Leslie". In 2013 with fitness trainer Leslie Bourque he had son Hudson Scott.
- Brother of 'Alison Walsh (II)' (qv).
- Once dated 'Julia Roberts (I)' (qv).
- Has 2 children from his previous marriage to Melora Walters. Son, Thomas and daughter Joanna.
- 22 November 2003: Daughter named Stella Haven Walsh born to Dylan and 'Joanna Going' (qv).
- (1982) Graduated Annandale High School in Annandale, VA