Gil McKinney

Mark Gilbert McKinney, known professionally as Gil McKinney, (born February 5, 1979 in Houston, Texas)[citation needed] is an American film and television actor.[1][2][3]

Gil McKinney
Gil McKinney, Chicon 2014 (cropped).jpg
McKinney at Chicon in 2014
Born (1979-02-05) February 5, 1979 (age 41)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Years active2003–present

He is best known for playing Dr. Paul Grady on ER, Derek Bishop on Friday Night Lights, and Prince Eric in Once Upon a Time,[4] and for being the voice and face (via MotionScan) of Jack Kelso in the video game L.A. Noire. Gil also appeared in Supernatural as Henry Winchester.[5][6][7]



Year Title Role
2003 Jeepers Creepers 2 Team member
2004 Elvis Has Left the Building Young Elvis
2007 Witches' Night Jim
2009 The Grudge 3 Max
2012 Hitchcock Reporter #2
2014 Behaving Badly Officer Joe Tackett


Year Title Role Notes
2003 The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire Joel Nudnick 2 episodes
2003 NCIS Crewman Episode: "High Seas"
2004 The District Dave #3 Episode: "Breath of Life"
2005 Night Stalker Jack Mercer Episode: "Three"
2006 The Loop Matt Episode: "Bear Drop Soup"
2006 Just Legal Sean Walker Episode: "Body in the Trunk"
2006 Women in Law James Episode: "Pilot"
2007 Ghost Whisperer Pvt. Jackson Reynolds Episode: "Delia's First Ghost"
2007 Saving Grace Clifford Durkin Episode: "Bless Me, Father, for I Have Sinned"
2007–2009 ER Dr. Paul Grady 23 episodes
2008 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Martin Davlin 1 episode
2008 Without a Trace Julian Simonson Episode: "Sattelites"
2010 Castle Tyler Benton 1 episode
2010 Past Life Owen Grusin Episode: "Gone Daddy Gone"
2010–2011 Friday Night Lights Derek Bishop 6 episodes
2010 The Mentalist Sean Meyers 1 episode
2011 Drop Dead Diva Ben Logan 1 episode
2012 Grey's Anatomy Chris 1 episode
2012 Major Crimes Tom Ross Episode: "Medical Causes"
2013 Masters of Sex Charles Episode: "Involuntary"
2013 Perception Bryan Murphy 2 episodes
2013–2014 Supernatural Henry Winchester 2 episodes
2013–2017 Once Upon a Time Prince Eric 4 episodes
2014 Beauty & the Beast Deputy Lewis Episode: "Ever After"
2015 Party Monsters 'Erik' The Phantom Television film
2016 Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders John Davis Episode: "Love Interpereted"
2016–2017 Kings of Con Chip 5 episodes; webseries
2020 The Rookie Barry Langley Episode: "Casualties"

Video GameEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2011 L.A. Noire Jack Kelso Also motion capture


  1. ^ "Supernatural Casting News: Gil McKinney to Portray Grandpa Winchester". Dread Central.
  2. ^ "‘Once Upon A Time': Gil McKinney Is Prince Eric — Season 3 Spoiler - Hollywood Life". Hollywood Life.
  3. ^ "Once Upon a Time: Gil McKinney Becomes Part of Their World as Eric". Leaky News.
  4. ^ Gelman, Vlada (September 3, 2013). "Once Upon a Time Exclusive: Supernatural Patriarch Cast as Ariel's Prince". TV Line.
  5. ^ "'Supernatural': Gil McKinney Cast In Important Season 8 Role (EXCLUSIVE)". The Huffington Post.
  6. ^ "‘Once Upon a Time’ Season 3 Cast — Gil McKinney as Prince Eric | TVLine". TVLine.
  7. ^ Prudom, Laura (30 November 2012). "'Supernatural': Gil McKinney Cast In Important Season 8 Role". Huffington Post. Retrieved 25 January 2014.

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