Daniel McDonald (actor)
July 30, 1960
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
|Died||February 15, 2007
New York City, New York, United States
(1999-2007) (his death)
Daniel McDonald (July 30, 1960 – February 15, 2007) was an American actor who guest-starred in many TV shows including CSI: Miami, Law & Order, "Murder, She Wrote" and Sex in the City. He was also involved in Broadway, performing most recently in Mamma Mia!.
McDonald's older brother, Christopher McDonald, is also an actor who is seen in many films and television shows.
He was a life member of the Actors Studio. He also studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, with Paul Curtis of the American Mime Theatre, and with Sanford Meisner on the island of Bequia in the British West Indies where he met long-time friend and photographer Michael Sanville.
In 2002, Daniel McDonald replaced Alan Campbell as lead in the national tour of Contact.
The Gift: Life Unwrapped, McDonald's last film, was released posthumously in May 2007.
He recorded an album True Love. 
|1984||Where the Boys Are '84||Camden Roxbury|
|1985||The Falcon and the Snowman||Clay||Credited as Dan McDonald|
|1987||Million Dollar Mystery||Crush|
|1993||Blood In Blood Out||Gallery Assistant|
|What's Love Got to Do with It||London Announcer|
|1995||Let It Be Me||Fred|
|1997||The Ice Storm||Weatherman|
|2007||The Gift: Life Unwrapped||Stephen||Archive Footage|
|1985||The Fall Guy||Brian Carlin||1 Episode: Her Bodyguard|
|Call to Glory||Nick Oliver||2 Episodes: JFK: Part 1 & 2|
|Shadow Chasers||Hall||1 Episode: Spirit of St. Louis|
|1985-88||Cagney & Lacey||Frank Myerling||2 Episodes: Lost and Found, Yup|
|1986||Thompson's Last Run||Casino||TV Movie|
|A Year in the Life||Eric Castle||2 Episodes: Springtime/Autumn, Christmas '86|
|1987||The Betty Ford Story||Mike Ford||TV Movie|
|Mr. President||Fred||1 Episode: Pilot|
|Home Fires||TV Movie|
|1988||Freddy's Nightmares||Mark||1 Episode: Freddy's Tricks and Treats|
|1989||Murder, She Wrote||Bobby Shipton||2 Episodes: Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall: Part 1 & 2|
|1990||The Baby-Sitters Club||Photographer||1 Episode: Stacey's Big Break|
|1992||Columbo||Strassa||1 Episode: No Time to Die|
|1994||Herman's Head||Roy||1 Episode: Sweet Obsessions|
|1995||As Good as Dead||Thomas A. Rutherford||TV Movie|
|New York News||1 Episode: Cost of Living|
|New York Undercover||Milton Allen||1 Episode: Color Lines|
|1996||All My Children||Dr. Brad Phillips||2 Episodes: #1.6768, #1.6969|
|1998||Law & Order||Bernard Dressler||1 Episode: Under the Influence|
|1999||Sex and the City||Roger Cobb||1 Episode: Shortcomings|
|2000||D.C.||Dryder||3 Episodes: Blame, Party, Guns and Roses|
|Dov'è mio figlio||McCarthy||TV Movie|
|Madigan Men||Serge||1 Episode: Love's Labor Lost|
|2001||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Dr. Byron Marks||1 Episode: Secrets|
|2004||CSI: Miami||Gary Nielson||1 Episode: The Oath|
|Tempting Adam||Miles||TV Movie|
- Simonson, Robert; Gans, Andrew (2007-02-16). "Daniel McDonald, Broadway Musical Actor, Is Dead at 46". Playbill. Retrieved 2008-06-06.
- "Broadway World".