Andrew Shearer Gehling (born October 16, 1982) is an American stage and screen actor, best known for his role as Dr. Pomatter in the Broadway musical Waitress, Garry Marshall's Billy & Ray, and as the voice of Gord in the 2006 video game Bully from Rockstar Games.
Andrew Shearer Gehling
October 16, 1982
|Alma mater||Carnegie Mellon University|
|Spouse(s)||Sara Jean Ford (m. 2009-sep. 2015)|
Gehling grew up in Sedgefield, North Carolina, performing as a child in several shows with the Greensboro Children's Theatre and Livestock Players Youth Theatre. He attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.
Gehling made his Broadway debut as Bob Gaudio in Jersey Boys and went on to play Warren Smith in the Broadway revival of On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. He has performed Off-Broadway in A Minister's Wife and Anne of Green Gables. In 2016, he originated the role of Jim Pomatter in the musical Waitress on Broadway, where he remained until April 2, 2017. He returned to star alongside Betsy Wolfe on June 27, 2017. In May - June 2017, he starred as Joe Bradley in Roman Holiday at the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco.
He began starring in a new musical Dave at Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., on July 13, 2018, in the dual roles of Dave Kovic and President Bill Mitchell. The musical has music by Tom Kitt, lyrics by Nell Benjamin, and the book by Benjamin and Thomas Meehan.
|2012||30 Rock||Bradley Tarkin Jr.|
|2013||67th Tony Awards||Himself - Presenter|
|2013||Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight||Marshall's Clerk|
|2018||Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt||Danford|
|2018||The Good Fight||Bartender|
|2019||The Code||Lt. Zephyr 'Tank' Tarkanian|
|2019||Untitled Desert Project||Dr. Petro Stein|
|2019||The Day Shall Come||Bank Manager|
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- Leslie Mizell. "Oh, what a leap: Local boy to ‘Jersey Boy’" greensboro.com, August 2, 2007
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- "Anne of Green Gables : original off-Broadway cast". worldcat.org. Retrieved 2016-08-26.
- " 'Waitress' Premiere Kicks Off rehearsals at ART Full Cast Announced" broadwayworld.com, June 22, 2015
- "Drew Gehling Will Return to Waitress This Summer" broadwayworld.com, May 18, 2017
- Zednick, Jason. " 'Roman Holiday', Starring Stephanie Styles and Drew Gehling, Begins Performances" theatermania.com, May 26, 2017
- Gans, Andrew. "World Premiere of 'Dave' Musical, Starring Drew Gehling and Mamie Parris, Opens at Arena Stage July 27" Playbill, July 27, 2018
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- It's a New Age at Phantom in Sara Jean Ford's Calming Dressing Room" broadway.com, October 20, 2010