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John Barrowman

Highest Rated:   92% Zero Dark Thirty (2013)
Lowest Rated:   48% De-Lovely (2004)
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Birthplace:   Glasgow, Scotland
At age 8, relocated with his family from Scotland to Illinois. Performed at an Opryland theme park in Tennessee before moving to London and landing the role of Billy Crocker in the 1989 West End stage revival of Cole Porter's Anything Goes. Dabbled in American television as a spoiled rich hunk in Darren Starr's short-lived prime-time soap Central Park West (1995). Has released several solo albums, including Reflections From Broadway (2000), John Barrowman Swings Cole Porter (2004) and Aspects of Lloyd Webber (first released in 1997 and re-released in 2007), Music, Music, Music (2008) and The Very Best of John Barrowman (2011). In 2005, he appeared on the BBC's refurbished Doctor Who as con artist Captain Jack in a five-episode stint that led to his own 2007 spin-off, Torchwood. Coauthored several books with his sister, Carole, including the memoirs Anything Goes (2008) and I Am What I Am (2009), and the novel Hollow Earth (2012). Cofounded Dreamers Workshop, a motivational program that teaches kids about theater.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Stephen Sondheim's Putting It Together - A Musical Review
  • Actor
2013
92% Zero Dark Thirty
  • Jeremy
$95.8M 2013
56% All Stars
  • Actor
$0.8M 2013
No Score Yet Doctor Who: The Empty Child
  • Actor
2006
No Score Yet Method
  • Reporter
2004
No Score Yet Shark Attack 3: Megalodon
  • Ben Carpenter
2004
48% De-Lovely
  • Perfomer
$13.2M 2004
No Score Yet Putting It Together: A Musical Review
  • Actor
2002

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
78% DC's Legends of Tomorrow
2016
  • Malcolm Merlyn Malcom Merlyn
  • 2017
  • 2016
94% Arrow
2012
  • Malcolm Malcolm Merlyn Dark Archer/Malcolm Malcolm Merlyn/Dark Archer Malcolm/Dark Archer Merlyn
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
78% Reign
2013
  • Munro
  • 2016
No Score Yet Sing Your Face Off
2014
  • Host
  • 2014
No Score Yet Talking Dead
2011
  • Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Torchwood: Miracle Day
2011
  • Capt. Jack Harkness
  • 2011
No Score Yet Desperate Housewives
2004-2012
  • Patrick Patrick Logan
  • 2010
No Score Yet Doctor Who Confidential
2005
  • Guest
  • 2009
88% Torchwood
2007-2011
  • Captain Jack Harkness
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
89% Doctor Who
2006
  • Capt. Jack Harkness Captain Jack Harkness Captain Jack
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006

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