Matt Malloy (born January 12, 1963) is an American actor and producer who has appeared extensively on television, film, and radio.[1] Malloy's break-out performance was his co-starring role alongside Aaron Eckhart and Stacy Edwards in the 1997 black comedy movie In the Company of Men, which he co-executive produced.[2] He also co-starred in the Amazon comedy series Alpha House as Mormon GOP Senator Louis Laffer from Nevada.

Matt Malloy
Born
Matthew Malloy

(1963-01-12) January 12, 1963 (age 59)
EducationState University of New York, Purchase (BFA)
OccupationActor, producer
Years active1988‒present
Spouse(s)Cas Donovan

Early life and educationEdit

Malloy was born in the village of Hamilton, New York.[3][4] He graduated from State University of New York at Purchase.[5] In the 2012 documentary, That Guy... Who Was in That Thing, Malloy stated that his uncle, actor Henry Gibson, inspired him to pursue an acting career.

CareerEdit

In 1988, Malloy began his acting career in earnest appearing in the made-for-television movie, The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial, followed by the HBO mockumentary TV series, Tanner '88, as New York City filmmaker, Deke Conners.[6]

In 1989, Malloy appeared in his first box office movie role as the bum Otis in The Unbelievable Truth.[7]

Malloy has since appeared in over 100 television and movie roles and has contributed to voice-over work on radio programs like This American Life aired weekly on the Chicago, Illinois public radio station, WBEZ.[8]

From 2013 to 2014, Malloy starred as Nevada Senator Louis Laffer in Amazon Studios's Alpha House, a political comedy written by Doonesbury creator Garry Trudeau.[9] Along with John Goodman, Malloy played one of four Republican senators living in a house on Capitol Hill.

Personal lifeEdit

Malloy is married to director and producer Cas Donovan.

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1989 The Unbelievable Truth Otis
1990 Basket Case 2 Toothy
1990 Trust Ed
1992 Surviving Desire Henry
1992 Simple Men Boyish Cop
1992 My New Gun Roy Benson
1992 Wind Lyle
1994 Hand Gun Security Guard #3
1994 Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Marc Connelly
1995 Across the Sea of Time Wall Street Businessman
1996 Boys Bartender
1997 In the Company of Men Howard
1997 The Alarmist Morgue Technician
1997 As Good as It Gets Men's Store Salesman
1998 Starstruck William
1998 Happiness Doctor
1998 The Impostors Mike / Laertes
1998 Armageddon NASA Tech
1998 Playing by Heart Desk Clerk Uncredited
1999 Cookie's Fortune Eddie 'The Expert' Pitts
1999 Election Vice-Principal Ron Bell
1999 Drop Dead Gorgeous John Dough, Judge #1
2000 Everything Put Together Dr. Reiner
2000 South of Heaven, West of Hell Harvey
2000 State and Main Hotel Clerk
2000 Dr. T & the Women Bill
2000 Finding Forrester Bradley
2001 The Anniversary Party Sanford Jewison
2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence Robot Repairman
2001 Get Well Soon Ronnie
2002 Changing Lanes Ron Cabot
2002 Far from Heaven Red Faced Man
2003 The United States of Leland Charlie
2003 Elephant Mr. Luce
2003 Calendar Girls Hotel Manager
2004 Spartan Mr. Reese
2004 The Stepford Wives Herb Sunderson
2005 Hitch Pete
2005 Lords of Dogtown Contest Official
2006 Something New Edwin
2006 Wedding Daze Stuart
2007 Sunny & Share Love You Principal Snark
2008 Choke Detective Foushee
2008 Redbelt Lawyer
2008 Role Models David Garvin Uncredited
2009 Company Retreat Bruce
2010 The Bounty Hunter Gary
2010 Morning Glory Ernie Appleby
2011 Arthur Spoon Guy
2011 Jeff, Who Lives at Home Barry
2013 Night Moves Boat Owner
2014 Two-Bit Waltz Guidance Counselor
2016 Loving Chet Antieau
2017 Battle of the Sexes Riggs' Therapist
2017 Outside In Russell
2018 Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Biology Teacher

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1988 The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Legal Assistant Television film
1988 Tanner '88 Deke Connors 11 episodes
1991 Golden Years Redding Episode: "Time and Time Again"
1992–2009 Law & Order Various roles 5 episodes
1996 Bloodhounds Technician Television film
1997 Cracker Richard Wheeler Episode: "Madwoman"
1997 The Practice Mr. Robinson Episode: "The Means"
1998 Spin City Ben Episode: "Deaf Man Walking"
1999 NYPD Blue Ken Jenkins Episode: "Show & Tell"
1999 Now and Again Civil Servant Episode: "On the Town"
1999 Third Watch Vincent Episode: "History of the World"
2000 Perfect Murder, Perfect Town:
JonBenét and the City of Boulder
Gary Merriman Miniseries
2000 The Great Gatsby Klipspringer Television film
2000 Early Edition Mel Schwartz Episode: "Mel Schwartz, Bounty Hunter"
2000 Running Mates Aide Sam Television film
2000 Bette Dr. Bidre Episode: "Pilot"
2000 Ally McBeal Dr. Spickett Episode: "Two's a Crowd"
2000 Hamlet Captain Television film
2001 Charmed Dr. Griffiths Episode: "All Hell Breaks Loose"
2001 Bad Haircut Mr. Cerone Television film
2002 Star Trek: Enterprise Grish Episode: "Acquisition"
2002 Providence Barrett Crouch 3 episodes
2002 Philly Norman Foster Episode: "Mojo Rising"
2002 The Mind of the Married Man Edmund Niffle 2 episodes
2002 American Dreams Mr. Healy Episode: "Cold Snap"
2002 Touched by an Angel Christopher Murphy Episode: "The Christmas Watch"
2003 Tremors Dr. Harold Baines Episode: "Night of the Shriekers"
2003 Fargo Norm Gunderson Television film
2004 Malcolm in the Middle Mr. Sheridan Episode: "Dewey's Special Class"
2004 Tanner on Tanner Deke Connors 4 episodes
2004–2005 Six Feet Under Roger Pasquese 6 episodes
2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Max Long Episode: "Hooked"
2005 Warm Springs Lionel Purdy Television film
2005 House Aubrey Shifren Episode: "Love Hurts"
2005 NCIS Dr. George Petri Episode: "Frame Up"
2005 Without a Trace Sasha Nichols Episode: "When Darkness Falls"
2006 Boston Legal Donald Wharton Episode: "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"
2006 The West Wing Herb Episode: "Institutional Memory"
2006 Medium Alan Gardener Episode: "Four Dreams: Part 2"
2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Max Sullivan Episode: "Loco Motives"
2006–2007 The Unit Dr. Farris 3 episodes
2007 Lincoln Heights Ryan Stoppler Episode: "Spree"
2007 Raines Stanley Rastow Episode: "Stone Dead"
2007 Numbers Professor Emmett Glaser Episode: "Burt Rate"
2007 K-Ville Sheldon Lear Episode: "Flood, Wind, and Fire"
2008 Little Britain USA Lewis Pincher 2 episodes
2009 Lie to Me NASA Director Schaumburg Episode: "A Perfect Score"
2009 Bones Barney Reilly Episode: "The Double Death of the Dearly Departed"
2009 Desperate Housewives Dr. Kagan Episode: "Rose's Turn"
2009 Hawthorne Larry 3 episodes
2009 The Mentalist Scott Price Episode: "Code Red"
2010 Warren the Ape Jerry Ranken Episode: "Anger Management"
2011 Law & Order: LA Attorney Limpett Episode: "Reseda"
2011 The Good Wife Kevin Haynes Episode: "In Sickness"
2012 The Closer Mr. Bateman Episode: "Armed Response"
2013 House of Lies Neil Episode: "Liability"
2013 Phil Spector Werner Spitz Television film
2013 Modern Family Pat Episode: "Games People Play"
2013 Royal Pains Dr. Oren 3 episodes
2013–2014 Alpha House Senator Louis Laffer, Jr. 21 episodes
2015 Togetherness Head Mixer 2 episodes
2015 Extant Rogers
2015 Grandfathered Headmaster Van Amburg Episode: "Edie's Two Dads"
2016 Angie Tribeca Bob Terrier Episode: "A Coldie But a Goodie"
2017 Z: The Beginning of Everything Harold Ober 2 episodes
2017 Halt and Catch Fire Dr. Lebec Episode: "Search"
2018 Lethal Weapon Dr. Samuels Episode: "Better Living Through Chemistry"
2018 Here and Now Principal Schneider 4 episodes
2018 Liza on Demand Liza on Demand Episode: "The Phuneral"
2018 The Resident Jake McCrary 2 episodes
2019–2020 At Home with Amy Sedaris Leslie 9 episodes
2020 Perry Mason Frank Dillon 3 episodes
2020 B Positive Malcolm Episode: "Joint Pain"
2021 The Blacklist Vincent Duke 2 episodes
2021 The Sex Lives of College Girls President Lacey 2 episodes
2022 I Love That for You Chip Gold
2022 Alaska Daily

Video gamesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2003 Star Trek: Elite Force II Omag
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra M.A.R.S. Security Trooper / Black Viper

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Matt Malloy, an American actor and producer". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  2. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  3. ^ "Matt Malloy, an American actor and producer". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  4. ^ Matt Malloy's biography and filmography
  5. ^ "Matt Malloy, an American actor and producer". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  6. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  7. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  8. ^ "Matt Malloy's filmography". imdb.com. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  9. ^ Goodman, Tim (November 14, 2013). "Alpha House: TV Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 24, 2014.

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