Thomas Calabro

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Thomas Calabro
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Born Thomas F. Calabro
(1959-02-03) February 3, 1959 (age 56)
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Years active 1984–present
Spouse(s) Elizabeth Pryor (m. 1993–2005)
(3 children)

Thomas F. Calabro (born February 3, 1959) is an American actor and director.


Calabro graduated from Fordham University in New York City.

Calabro began his acting career in theatre with various roles in New York. His first role was as Oberon in William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.[1]

In 1990, Calabro became a member of the Actors Studio[2] and the Circle Repertory Company.[1] Along with fellow actors Denzel Washington.

Calabro's most notable role was playing Dr. Michael Mancini on Melrose Place. He was the only cast member to stay on the show throughout its entire run from 1992 until 1999. He also directed episodes of the series.

After Melrose Place, Calabro had recurring roles on CBS' Without a Trace and Touched by an Angel, and on F/X's Nip/Tuck.

Calabro had a recurring role on ABC Family's Greek as Rebecca Logan's father, ex-Senator Ken Logan.

In April 2009, People Magazine announced that Calabro would star in the 2009 series Melrose Place, a continuation of the original show, to be aired on The CW.[3] He also appeared in Locker 13 in 2009.

Calabro guest starred on an episode of Castle. He will play Scott Donner, a man who is suspected of murder.[4]

Calabro has 3 children, Conner Calabro (1995), Augie Calabro (1996) and Luca Calabro (1999).

Calabro portrayed the father of character 'Puck' in the third season of Glee.


Year Title Role Notes
1984 Exterminator 2 Larry
1997 Made Men Nicky "Shoes" Piazza
2001 Italian Ties Philly
2007 Chill Sam
2007 Cake: A Wedding Story Bernard
2008 Safehouse Charles York
1996 A Friend's Betrayal Paul Hewitt
2010 Detention Coach L
2010 Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale Allen
1997 Devils Inside Tony Marconi
2014 Locker 13 Harvey
2014 The Barber Thomas McCormack
2015 The Man in 3B Sam
Year Title Role Notes
1985 Out of the Darkness Zigo's Nephew TV Movie
1988 Ladykillers Cavanaugh TV Movie
1989 Dream Street Joey Coltrera Series regular
6 episodes
1990 Bride of Violence Nearco TV Movie
1990 Father Dowling Mysteries Sean 1 episode
1990 Law & Order Ned Loomis 1 episode
1992 Columbo Detective Andy Parma 1 episode
1992−1999 Melrose Place Dr. Michael Mancini Series regular
219 episodes
1995 Sleep, Baby, Sleep Detective Martinson TV Movie
1995 Burke's Law Nick Blackwood 1 episode
1995 Stolen Innocence Richard Brown TV Movie
1996 Ned & Stacey Don Morelli 1 episode
1994 Mad TV Host 1 episode
1997 L.A. Johns David Abrams TV Movie
2000 Ice Angel Ray TV Movie
2000 Best Actress Ted Gavin TV Movie
2000 They Nest Dr. Ben Cahill TV Movie
2001 Touched by an Angel Ben Mason 1 episode
2001 Hard Knox Steve Hardman TV Movie
2004 Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus Andrew TV Movie
2004 Her Perfect Spouse Matt Thompson TV Movie
2005 Nip/Tuck Dr. Abrams 1 episode
2006 Cold Case ADA William Danner 1 episode
2007 'Til Lies Do Us Part Trey Mitchell TV Movie
2007 Ice Spiders Captain Baker TV Movie
2008−2009 Greek Senator Ken Logan 2 episodes
2009 Fall of Hyperion John Brighton TV Movie
2009 Without a Trace Ken Gilroy 1 episode
2009−2010 Melrose Place Dr. Michael Mancini 9 episodes
2010 CSI:NY Charles Harris 1 episode
2010 Whacked Angelo 1 episode
2011 Castle Scott Donner 1 episode
2011 NCIS Len Feeney 1 episode
2012 Glee Mr. Puckerman 1 episode
2013 Hidden Away Sloan TV Movie

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  4. ^ "Castle Scoop: Melrose Place Vet Thomas Calabro to Guest-Star". Retrieved November 23, 2010.