Facts of Luke Macfarlane Biography
|Networth||$3 million USD|
|Education||London Central Secondary School, Juilliard|
|Place of birth||London, Ontario, Canada|
Thomas Luke Macfarlane Jr, known to his fans as Luke Macfarlane is a Canadian born actor and a musician. He is well known for playing the on the ABC television drama, Brothers & Sisters as the role of Scotty Wandell.
Luke is reported to be single and he is openly gay. The gay actor has dated several prominent stars like Wentworth Miller.
Thomas Luke Early life and Education
Born on 19th January 1980, Luke Macfarlane was born in London, Ontario, Canada. Luke attended his high school at London Central Secondary School. He shared the school with his twin sister, Ruth and Rebecca Macfarlane.
Later on, Luke enrolled himself in Lester B. Pearson School for the Arts to accomplish his goal and advanced to the prestigious Juilliard in New York City to study drama. It can be easily said that Luke has an exceptional talent to get into such a competitive school.
Thomas Luke Acting & Musician Career
Luke was the lead singer for the band Fellow Nameless while he was in 8th standard at Lester B. Pearson School for the Arts. The band has produced one underground album. As of March of 2006, they renamed their band to Cancel Winter with three band members.
Luke has put his hands on theater as well. He was cast as one of the four lead roles in Juvenilia at the Playwrights Horizons Theater in 2003. Luke, in 2004, played the lead on the drama Where Do We Live, which was premiered for the first time. Mcfarlane was cast on stage drama, Reverberation, for its world premiere on Hartford Stage in Connecticut.
On the TV industry, Luke Macfarlane made his debut as supporting role in PV2 Frank "Dim" Dumphy on the 2005 FX series Over There. He appeared in miniseries Tanner on Tanner. One of his earlier big role on TV is said to be his lead role in two-part miniseries entitled Iron Road.
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However, Macfarlane didn’t catch his break on Tv until he was cast as Scotty Wandell, husband to Kevin Walker played by Matthew Rhys, in ABC’s popular Brothers & Sisters. Luke’s other major notable works in TV are Jason Howell in the Canadian sitcom Satisfaction. He also played in NBC’s The Night Shift and PBS’s Mercy Street.
Macfarlane has also played in several TV movies, such as Christmas Land, The Mistletoe Promise, and The Memory Book.
Luke Married, Dating, Affairs, Boyfriend, Sexuality, Gay
Thomas Macfarlane, Luke’s late father was the Director of Student Health Services at the University of Western Ontario. Luke’s mother, Penny is currently working at a London hospital as a mental health nurse.
Luke Macfarlane came out as gay in an interview in 2008.
Talking about the gay actor’s relationships. His most illustrious and notable affair was with the actor of Prison Break, Wentworth Miller. The buzzes about their relationship was a stuff of gossip as Wentworth Miller wasn’t out of the closet at that time.
Luke’s first boyfriend was actor-director, Charlie David. After the breakup with Charlie, Luke was involved with his then-boyfriend, T. R. Knight, an actor, during 2005-2006. In 2008, actor Luke dated Chad Slivenski, who is a semi-professional actor and wrestler. Currently, the actor is reported to be single.
Thomas Luke Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
Luke has earned a good sum of money in his career. He has featured in several movies and TV series through which he receives a decent amount of money. His major portion of income is from his acting career and he earns through stage plays and his band as well. The versatile actor enjoys a very sophisticated lifestyle.
Allocating information from several sources it is found out that his current net worth is around $3 million dollars.