Mark Deklin (born December 3, 1967) is an American actor and fight director. He starred in the Fox primetime drama Lone Star, the ABC comedy GCB, the Lifetime comedy-drama Devious Maids, and in 2017 joined the ABC political drama Designated Survivor as Senator Jack Bowman.
|Education||Pennsylvania State University, University Park (BA)|
University of Washington, Seattle (MFA)
|Occupation||Actor, Fight Director|
|Spouse(s)||Jamie Deklin (m. 2006)|
Early life and education
Deklin was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1986. He holds a B.A. in English and History from the Pennsylvania State University, an M.F.A. in acting from the University of Washington in Seattle, and is a certified member of the Society of American Fight Directors.
A classically trained stage actor, Deklin has worked extensively on Broadway and Off-Broadway. On television, he has had recurring roles as Dr. Matthew Shaw in the Fox series Justice from 2006 to 2007, as Elliott Mayer in the CBS sitcom The Ex List in 2008, as Stan Edwards in the CBS drama Hawaii Five-O from 2011 to 2012, as Joe Nazario in the CBS police drama Shades of Blue in 2015, as Agent Cameron Davies in the TNT series Rizzoli & Isles in 2016, as Dr. William Landon in the TNT procedural Major Crimes in 2017, and as Roy in the Netflix comedy Grace and Frankie from 2018 to 2019. He has also had voice roles in several video games, including Call of Duty 3, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, God of War: Ghost of Sparta and Halo Wars 2, and co-starred in the films Riverworld, Tarzan, The Wish List, Tides of War, The Wedding Chapel, Never Say Macbeth, Switched for Christmas, The Answer and Mini's First Time.
Deklin starred in the Fox primetime drama Lone Star as Trammell Thatcher, the ABC soapy comedy GCB as Blake Reilly, and the Lifetime comedy-drama Devious Maids as Nicholas Deering. He has also had a number of guest-starring roles in television series, including Sex and the City, Charmed, Frasier, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Desperate Housewives, Nip/Tuck, Two and a Half Men, Life On Mars, The Mentalist, Warehouse 13, Hot in Cleveland, Big Love, Major Crimes, Castle and Criminal Minds.
|2000||Ed||Dr. Scott Benson||Episode: "The Whole Truth"|
|2002||Sex and the City||Ship Officer Matt Cook||Episode: "Anchors Away"|
|2004||Charmed||Bosk||Episode: "I Dream of Phoebe"|
|2004||One on One||Helmut||Episode: "The Play's the Thing"|
|2005||Tides of War||Captain Galasso||TV Movie|
|2005||CSI: Miami||Russell Edge||Episode: "Sex & Taxes"|
|2005||Herbie: Fully Loaded||ESPN Reporter|
|2005||Hot Properties||Hunk||Episode: "When Chloe Met Marco"|
|2006||Four Kings||Brandon||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2006||CSI: NY||Rick Smith||Episode: "Stuck on You"|
|2006||Mini's First Time||Ian Boyd|
|2006||Las Vegas||Jeff McKee||Episode: "Fidelity, Security, Delivery"|
|2006||Call of Duty 3||Maj. Gerald Ingram||Videogame|
|2006–2007||Desperate Housewives||Bill Pearce||2 episodes|
|2006–2007||Justice||Dr. Matthew Shaw||Recurring role, 7 episodes|
|2007||Never Say Macbeth||Scott|
|2007||Shark||Peter Rhodes||Episode: "Burning Sensation"|
|2009||Big Love||Jack||Episode: "Prom Queen"|
|2009||Life on Mars||Ronald Harris||Episode: "Coffee, Tea, or Annie"|
|2008–2009||The Ex List||Elliott Mayer||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|2009||Nip/Tuck||Skip Pierce||Episode: "Lola Wlodkowski"|
|2009||Better Off Ted||Mordor||2 episodes|
|2010||Two and a Half Men||Marcus||Episode: "Crude and Uncalled For"|
|2010||The Mentalist||James Kinsey||Episode: "Redline"|
|2010||Riverworld||Sam Clemens||TV Movie|
|2010||Romantically Challenged||Doug||Episode: "Don't Be Yourself"|
|2010||The Wish List||Dr. Erik Cavallieri||TV Movie|
|2010||Lone Star||Trammell Thatcher||Series regular, 6 episodes|
|2011||Hot in Cleveland||Kirk Stark||2 episodes|
|2011–2012||Hawaii Five-0||Stan Edwards||Recurring role, 3 episodes|
|2012||GCB||Blake Reilly||Series regular, 10 episodes|
|2013||Castle||Corey Francis / Noah Kesswood||Episode: "Significant Others"|
|2013||The Wedding Chapel||Roger Waters||TV Movie|
|2013||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Ryan Miller||Episode: "Torch Song"|
|2013||Tarzan||John Greystoke (voice)|
|2014||Warehouse 13||Ted||Episode: "Secret Services"|
|2014||Devious Maids||Nicholas Deering||13 episodes|
|2014||The Answer||Cole, Sr.|
|2015||Criminal Minds||Patrick Jon Murphy||Episode: "Breath Play"|
|2015||Shades of Blue||Joe Nazario||Recurring role, 2 episodes|
|2016||Rizzoli & Isles||FBI Special Agent Cameron Davies||2 episodes|
|2016||Mafia III||Additional Voices||Videogame|
|2017||Halo Wars 2||Jerome-092||Videogame|
|2017||Switched for Christmas||Greg||Television Film|
|2017||Designated Survivor||Senator Jack Bowman||Recurring role|
|2018–present||Grace and Frankie||Roy||4 episodes|
|2018||Red Dead Redemption 2||O'Driscolls Gang||Videogame|
|2018||Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa||Kevin||Hallmark Movie|
|2019||Love and Sunshine||Jake Terry||Hallmark Movie|
|2019||The Code||Commander Noah Hewitt||4 episodes|
- "Mark Deklin biography". TVguide.com. Retrieved January 28, 2014.
- Owen, Rob (September 19, 2010). "Fox's "Lone Star" gives Mark Deklin steady role". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
- Schillaci, Sophie (April 22, 2012). "'GCB's' Mark Deklin, Miriam Shor on Their 'White Marriage,' Babies and Whether Blake Will Ever Come Out (Video)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved April 19, 2014.
- Andreeva, Nellie (January 9, 2014). "Harry Lloyd Cast In WGN's 'Manhattan', Mark Deklin Joins 'Devious Maids' As Regular". Deadline.com. Retrieved January 28, 2014.