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Dylan McDermott

Mark Anthony McDermott (born October 26, 1961), better known by his professional name of Dylan McDermott, is an American actor, known for his role as lawyer and law firm head Bobby Donnell on the television legal drama The Practice which earned him a Golden Globe and an Emmy nomination and his role in the series American Horror Story as Dr. Ben Harmon. He also starred in the TNT series Dark Blue as Lt. Carter Shaw. Mark Anthony McDermott was born in Waterbury, Connecticut, the son of Diane (née Marino) and Richard McDermott. His father was of Irish descent and his mother was of Italian and English ancestry. His mother was 15 and his father was 17 when he was born. He has a younger sister, Robin. By 1967, the couple had divorced, and Diane and her two children were living with her mother. On February 9, 1967, his mother was shot dead. Her death was originally ruled an accident. Police later claimed that evidence they found would be enough to file murder charges against John Sponza, who had been living with Diane McDermott at the time. Sponza had told authorities that she accidentally shot herself after picking up a gun he had been cleaning. Sponza, who police say had ties to

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Dylan McDermott: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Dylan McDermott
Good Genes or Good Docs?

There is nothing remotely scary about "American Horror Story" hunk Dylan McDermott.Here's the 32-year-old "Steel Magnolias" star back in 1993 (left) -- and 18 years later, the 50-year-old at an… READ MORE >

Dylan McDermott Can't Give His House Away

Dylan McDermott Can't Give His House Away

Dylan McDermott is having major trouble selling his L.A. home and has had to slash over $4 million from the initial asking price.The former "Practice" star listed the 4 bedroom/3 bath Brentwood… READ MORE >

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McDermott's Crib -- Watch for Falling Prices

McDermott's Crib -- Watch for Falling Prices

Depending on the way you look at it... if you buy Dylan McDermott's home right now, you'll either be saving $2 mil or losing $9 mil.McDermott has chopped off almost 20% of the $11 million pricetag… READ MORE >

- 2160 days ago
McDermott to Wife: 'Til January Do Us Part

McDermott to Wife: 'Til January Do Us Part

That's right ladies, Dylan McDermott will officially be a single man on January 2, 2009. The countdown begins!Dylan and Shiva Rose McDermott had been married since 1995 and have two daughters… READ MORE >

- 2216 days ago
Courteney Cox-Blocked by Paps

Courteney Cox-Blocked by Paps

Courteney Cox Arquette's never had this kind of attention -- oh yeah, it probably helps that she was having dinner with John Mayer and Jen Aniston, who snuck out… READ MORE >

- 2397 days ago
McDermott McDumps His Marriage

McDermott McDumps His Marriage

Dylan McDermott, better known as, "oh yeah, that guy," from "The Practice" and a bunch of other canceled shows, has officially pulled the plug on his marriage.McDermott and actress wife Shiva Rose… READ MORE >

- 2412 days ago
McDermott's Ride Sideswiped -- "That Sucks!"

McDermott's Ride Sideswiped -- "That Sucks!"

Dylan McDermott's Porsche was the victim of an unfortunate hit and run -- returning to his car after dinner to find the side mirror dangling from the door! insertBCSinglePlayer(1459191916);He was… READ MORE >

- 2476 days ago

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