Date of Birth: 08/19/1957
Place of birth: Reseda
Author: Alexei Bulatov
The actor is known for his long-term collaboration with director Hal Hartley. He played in films of American filmmaker as Doversya` `` Surviving zhelanie`, `Simple lyudi`, Flirt`` `Diletanty` and` Book of Life: Pending Apokalipsisa` (the role of Jesus Christ). Currently, Donovan is known as a control agent to combat drug Skottson Peter in the TV series `Kosyaki`.
Martin Donovan was born with the last name Smith August 19, 1957-th in Reseda, California, USA. As one of four children in the family, he belonged to the representatives of the American middle class and increased by the canons of the Catholic Church. Donovan studied for two years in Los Angeles Pierce College, and then combined the study at the American Conservatory of Theatre Arts with performances in the theater company in Los Angeles, where he played in the plays of Brendan Behan `Richard`s Cork Leg` and Brecht` Private Lives gospod` race .
He and his wife Vivian Lanco in 1983 moved to New York City. Donovan odd jobs, such as installing draperies to support his family, and became a member of Cacaracha Theatre on Greenwich Street.
For his role in the critically acclaimed series `laudatory Kosyaki` actor was honored to be nominated for the prize in the category of` SAG` `Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble comedy seriala`. And for the execution of a rebel admirer of Isabel Archer in the melodrama `Portrait ledi`, with Nicole Kidman in the lead role, Donovan won the National Society of Film Critics Best Actor for` rol`.
Donovan was spotted on the set of the thriller `Ohrannik` with Kiefer Sutherland and Michael Douglas, as well as a family of heavy drama `Soul tishiny` with Edie Falco. In 2007, for his roles in the horror part was added by Gregory Jacobs` Prizraki` with Emily Blunt and Ashton Holmes.
Along with Virginia Madsen, the actor starred in the horror Peter Kornvella `Haunting in Konnektikute` MA in 2009 for 2010 slated psychological thriller` Nemyslimoe` with his participation and with stars such as Samuel L. Jackson and Michael Sheen .
One of the latest television work Donovan - the main role in the Showtime series` Wizards uzhasov` in the episode `smert` right to participation in the drama` R.F.K. (Robert Fitzgerald Kennedy) and the TV series `` Fox | Pasadena`. Other television projects, which involved the actor - film `Amy and Izabel`,` Great and Getsbi` war drama about the events of the Second World War, `When fanfary` silent.
Donovan married to actress Vivian Lanco with 1984. The couple have two sons. Now he and his family live in Vancouver, Canada.