Matt Malloy

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Matt Malloy
Born Matthew Malloy
(1963-01-12) January 12, 1963 (age 51)
Hamilton, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor, producer
Years active 1980s‒present
Spouse(s) Cas Donovan

Matt Malloy (born January 12, 1963) is an American actor and producer who has appeared extensively on television, film, and radio .[1] Malloy's break-out performance was perhaps his co-starring role alongside Aaron Eckhart and Stacy Edwards in the 1997 black comedy movie, In the Company of Men, which he co-executive produced.[2] He currently co-stars in the Amazon comedy series Alpha House as a Mormon GOP Senator from Nevada.

Personal life[edit]

Malloy was born in the village of Hamilton, New York.[3][4] He graduated from State University of New York at Purchase.[5] In the 2012 documentary, That Guy... Who Was in That Thing, Malloy stated that his uncle, actor Henry Gibson, inspired him to pursue an acting career. Malloy is married to director and producer, Cas Donovan.

Career[edit]

In 1988, Malloy began his acting career in earnest appearing in the made-for-television movie, The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial, followed by the HBO mockumentary TV series, Tanner '88, as New York City filmmaker, Deke Conners.[6]

In 1989, Malloy appeared in his first box office movie role as the bum Otis in The Unbelievable Truth.[7]

Malloy has since appeared in over 100 television and movie roles and has contributed to voice-over work on radio programs like This American Life aired weekly on the Chicago, Illinois public radio station, WBEZ.[8]

In 2013, Malloy starred as Utah Senator Louis Laffer in Amazon's Alpha House, a political comedy written by Doonesbury creator Garry Trudeau.[9] Along with John Goodman, Malloy plays one of four Republican senators living in a house on Capitol Hill. He has spent the summer of 2014 in production filming the second season.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Film[edit]

Documentaries[edit]

  • 2004: The Stepford Husbands - video documentary short, as himself
  • 2004: Behind the Scenes: Tanner on Tanner - video short, as himself
  • 2012: That Guy... Who Was in That Thing - documentary, as himself

Radio[edit]

Producer[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Matt Malloy, an American actor and producer". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Matt Malloy, an American actor and producer". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  4. ^ Matt Malloy's biography and filmography
  5. ^ "Matt Malloy, an American actor and producer". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  9. ^ Goodman, Tim (14 November 2013). "Alpha House: TV Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 

External links[edit]

List of State University of New York at Purchase people