Gary Cowling

Stage Actor

Birthday November 4, 1961

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Virginia

DEATH DATE Aug 17, 2020 (58)

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Actor known for his theatre work as well as his small roles in movies such as The Accidental Husband, The Namesake, and What's Your Sign? His New York and regional theater credits include productions of Love! Valour! Compassion!, Burn This, and Take Me Out.

Before Fame

After earning a bachelor's degree in theatre from the College of William & Mary (in Williamsburg, Virginia), he received his M.F.A. in acting from West Virginia University.


In the early 2000s, he appeared in episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit30 Rock, and The Sopranos.

Family Life

He was raised in Newport News and Alexandria, Virginia, and he later settled in New York City.

Associated With

He appeared onstage with Colleen Dewhurst, Tammy Grimes, and other renowned actors.