Embry in 2013
|Born||Ethan Philan Randall
June 13, 1978
Huntington Beach, California, U.S.
(m. 2005-2012; engaged 2015)
Ethan Philan Randall (born June 13, 1978), known by his stage name Ethan Embry, is an American film and television actor. He is best known for his role as Russell "Rusty" Griswold in Vegas Vacation, and most recently as Declan Giggs on the Showtime television series Brotherhood.
Embry was born in Huntington Beach, California, the son of Karen, a screenwriter/talent manager, and H. Charles Randall, a dental technician. He has an elder brother, Aaron, a music producer and musician, and a younger sister, Kessia, a photographer.
Embry started acting at the age of 12. He starred in several film roles, including That Thing You Do!, National Lampoon's Vegas Vacation (1997), Empire Records (1995), and the teen comedy Can't Hardly Wait (1998). He had a major role in Showtime's Brotherhood, which premiered in 2006. The show was critically acclaimed and ran for three seasons.
Embry married actress Amelinda Smith on November 14, 1998. They had one child together. They divorced in 2002.
Embry married actress Sunny Mabrey on July 17, 2005. In 2012, Mabrey filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. In 2013 Embry and Mabrey started dating again. On February 15, 2015 it was announced that the couple are engaged.
In November 2006, Embry and Mabrey were robbed at gunpoint in their driveway. In 2008, Embry settled a lawsuit with model Angelina Roudeza who had sued him after being thrown from his motorcycle in 2005.
|1991||Defending Your Life||Steve|
|Bad Attitudes||Cosmo Coningsby|
|All I Want for Christmas||Ethan O'Fallon|
|1993||A Far Off Place||Harry Winslow|
|1996||White Squall||Tracy Lapchick|
|That Thing You Do!||T.B. Player|
|1997||Vegas Vacation||Russell "Rusty" Griswold|
|Dancer, Texas Pop. 81||Squirrel|
|Can't Hardly Wait||Preston|
|Disturbing Behavior||Allen Clark|
|2001||Ball in the House||Bobby|
|Sweet Home Alabama||Bobby Ray|
|2003||L.A. Dragnet||Frank Smith|
|Spider-Man: The New Animated Series||Max Dillon / Electro|
|2004||Life on Liberty Street||Rick Spencer|
|Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle||Billy Carver|
|Celeste in the City||Kyle Halley|
|Masters of Horror||Bruce|
|Numbers||Blake Gosnell (Episode: Noisy Edge)|
|2006||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Art Geddens|
|2008||Eagle Eye||Agent Toby Grant|
|2011||The Reunion||Leo Cleary|
|CSI: Miami||Randy North|
|2012||Imaginary Friend (TV movie)||Brad|
|Grey's Anatomy||David Moore|
|2013||Once Upon a Time||Greg Mendell|
|The Guest||Gun dealer|
|2015||Grace and Frankie||Coyote Bergstein|
|The Walking Dead||Carter|
|The Devil's Candy||Jesse Hellman|
|Vacation||Young Rusty Griswold (Picture Cameo from Vegas Vacation)|
Awards and nominations
|2014||Fright Meter Awards||Best Supporting Actor||Cheap Thrills||Nominated|
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- Ethan Embry profile, filmreference.com; accessed August 25, 2014.
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- "Once Upon a Time Finale Recap: Hello, Peter Pan!". eonline.com. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
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- "Ethan Embry Held Up & Fires Back?". tmz.com. November 29, 2006. Retrieved May 29, 2014.
- "Ethan Embry to Marred Model -- Deal!". tmz.com. March 19, 2008. Retrieved May 29, 2014.
- "Ethan Embry guest stars as House returns for the new year". zap2it.com. 12 January 2010. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- Roots, Kimberly (27 October 2012). "Once Upon a Time Exclusive: Ethan Embry Books Mysterious Storybrooke Visit". TVLine. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "Interview: Pat Healy And Ethan Embry on 'Cheap Thrills'". screencrave.com. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "Exclusive Interview with Ethan Embry for 'Late Phases'". lrmonline.com. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "Ethan Embry on Grace and Frankie and Starring in the Movies We Grew Up With". pastemagazine.com. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "'The Walking Dead' Postmortem: Ethan Embry Talks the Carter Shocker and Starring on One of His Favorite Shows". yahoo.com. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "'The Walking Dead' director Greg Nicotero on the alternate version of the premiere you DIDN'T see". ew.com. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "Ethan Embry on Why 'The Devil's Candy' Immediately 'Terrified' Him (Video)". thewrap.com. 22 September 2015. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
- "2014 Fright Meter Award Nominations (Winners Announced!)". Goldderby. 24 December 2014. Retrieved 2 November 2016.