Dec. 29th, 1970
Los Angeles, California, USA
Kevin Weisman's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2006 - Clerks II
2002 - Buying the Cow
2000 - Gone in Sixty Seconds
1996 - The Rock
Guest TV Roles
Lawrence 'Larry' Trilling
Private Investigator Richard Wad
Kevin Weisman is recognizable around the world for his portrayal of Alias's "Marshall Flinkman", which ran for 5 seasons on ABC and in syndication on TNT. Born and raised in Los Angeles, he received a BA from UCLA's prestigious School of Theatre/Film/Television and also studied at New York's Circle in the Square Theatre.
A founding member of the award-winning and critically acclaimed Buffalo Nights Theatre Company, Kevin has served as an actor & producer on numerous productions. Most recently, he starred as Griffith J. Griffith in the award- winning "Crazy Drunk" at the John Anson Ford Theatre. He also appeared in the title role in Arthur Schnitzler's "Anatol," Jean Giraudoux's "Apollo of Bellac," which received a Garland for Production of the Year and seven LA Weekly award nominations, Archibald McCleish's "J.B," "Suburban Motel," Arthur Miller's "Incident at Vichy," Oscar Wilde's "Salome" and the West Coast premiere of Jonathon Marc Sherman's "Sophistry." Additional theatre credits include "Tis Pity She's a Whore," "The Greeks," which received the LA Weekly 1999 Production of the Year Award, and "The Goldoni Trilogy" at the Mark Taper.
Since finishing Alias, Weisman has recurred on Moonlight (CBS), Easy Money (CW) and guest starred on Chuck (NBC), October Road (ABC) and The Ghost Whisperer (CBS). Previous television credits include recurring and guest starring roles on Felicity, Roswell, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, The X-Files, Gideon's Crossing, E.R. Frasier, Just Shoot Me, The Drew Carey Show, as well as a starring role in the ABC television film, Beverly Hills Family Robinson, with Sarah Michelle Geller, Martin Mull and Dyan Cannon.
Kevin's film credits include a starring role in the independent feature, B.O.H.I.C.A., which screened in April (2008) at both the Atlanta Film Festival and the WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival. D. J. Paul directed and co-wrote the script with Joseph 'Bo' Colen, and the cast includes Adam Rodriguez (C.S.I. Miami), Brendan Sexton III (Boys Don't Cry & Welcome To The Dollhouse), Nicholas Gonzalez (The O.C. & Resurrection Boulevard), Matthew Del Negro (The Sopranos & The West Wing), and Jaime McAdams.
He recently returned from Vancouver where he filmed a lead role in Space Buddies, the sequel to Air Buddies. Additionally, Weisman played a cameo in Kevin Smith's Clerks II and has appeared in Gone in Sixty Seconds, Lip Service, Buying the Cow, and the 1998 Slamdance Audience Award-winning Man of the Century.
Weisman produced and acted in the feature film Illusion, which was released at theaters in 2006. Fellow Buffalo Nights founder & Emmy winner, Michael Goorjian directed, as well as starred in the film opposite screen legend Kirk Douglas. Illusion won the "Best Screenplay" award at the 12th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival, and it was an official selection of the 16th Annual Palm Springs Int. Film Festival. The film also competed at the 8th Annual Sonoma Valley Film Festival, the 1st Annual Inspiration Film Festival (Santa Monica), & the Maui Film Festival.
Kevin was an original member of Trainwreck, the L.A. based band featuring Kyle Gass of Tenacious D. Although he has curtailed touring since his May 2005 marriage to Jodi Tanowitz, Kevin's fans can still enjoy his surprise "special appearances" when Trainwreck performs locally. Jodi & Kevin are the proud parents of Maya Rose, who celebrated her 2nd birthday on March 31st, and Eli Samuel, who was born on February 11th, 2008.
Kevin takes advantage of every opportunity to participate in celebrity golf, ski & poker tournaments that benefit organizations such as Tony LaRussa's Celebrities Fore! ARF (Animal Recue Foundation), The Special Olympics, The Urban Health Institute, The Melanoma Research Foundation, and The Clear View Treatment Center, which provides a residential treatment program for adolescent boys who have been neglected,, abused & abandoned.
Additionally, Jodi & Kevin are avid supporters of numerous children's charities and Jewish organizations, including the L.A. Children's Hospital, The Children's Defense Fund, Wheels For Humanity, Bet Tzedek, a non-profit law-firm that provides free legal services to low-income, disabled & elderly residents of Los Angeles Country, and Koreh LA, a local Jewish organization that assists kids in advancing their reading skills. Particularly close to his heart is Kevin's involvement in the fight against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, serving as a board member of the DMDfund.
- Is expecting his second baby in February 2008.
- Plays drums in the band Trainwreck with Kyle Gass from Tenacious D.
- Daughter, Maya Rose Weisman, born 31 March 2006 at 1:57 a.m. She weighed 7 pounds and 1 ounce.
- Son, Eli Samuel Weisman was born on February 11, 2008.
- Appeared on Entertainment Weekly's Must List in July of 2004, and TV Guide's Top Ten Scene Stealers in March, 2006.