Goldwyn in May 2014
|Born||Anthony Howard Goldwyn
May 20, 1960
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||Brandeis University
London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
|Spouse(s)||Jane Michelle Musky (m. 1987)|
|Parent(s)||Jennifer Howard (mother)
Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. (father)
|Relatives||Samuel Goldwyn (grandfather)
Sidney Howard (grandfather)
Anthony Howard "Tony" Goldwyn (born May 20, 1960) is an American actor and director. He portrayed the villain Carl Bruner in Ghost, Colonel Bagley in The Last Samurai, and the voice of the title character of the Disney animated film Tarzan. He stars in the ABC drama Scandal, as Fitzgerald Grant III, President of the United States.
Goldwyn was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of actress Jennifer Howard and film producer Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. Goldwyn's paternal grandparents were mogul Samuel Goldwyn and actress Frances Howard, while his maternal grandparents were playwright Sidney Howard and actress Clare Eames. One of his maternal great-great-grandfathers was Maryland Governor and Senator William Thomas Hamilton. Goldwyn attended Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts (where he received his B.F.A), and the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
Goldwyn's best remembered role is most likely that of Carl Bruner, friend-turned-betrayer of Patrick Swayze's character Sam Wheat in Ghost. He is also well known for his turn on the comedy series, Designing Women in which he played a young interior designer named Kendall Dobbs who was HIV positive, and asked the women of Sugarbakers to design his funeral. In the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon, Goldwyn played astronaut Neil Armstrong, commander of Apollo 11. He also voiced the title character from the 1999 animated feature film, Tarzan, produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and reprised the role in the video games Disney's Tarzan Untamed and Kingdom Hearts. He had a recurring role on the NBC-Universal drama Law & Order: Criminal Intent as Frank Goren, brother of lead character Robert Goren, played by Vincent D'Onofrio. He also had acting and directing duties for the first season of "Dexter" for Showtime (Brother John Goldwyn is Executive Producer).
As a stage actor, Goldwyn has appeared twice in Off-Broadway shows at Second Stage Theatre and on Broadway at Circle in the Square Theatre. At Second Stage he appeared in Theresa Rebeck's Spike Heels (1992) alongside Kevin Bacon and Julie White. Most recently, in the summer of 2006 at Second Stage Theatre he starred opposite Kate Burton in another Rebeck play, The Water's Edge. Goldwyn played J.D. Sheldrake, the philandering business executive, in the Broadway musical Promises, Promises starring Sean Hayes and Kristin Chenoweth. The cast recording was released on June 23, 2010, with Goldwyn in three tracks.
Goldwyn played Captain von Trapp (opposite Laura Osnes as Maria) in a concert performance of The Sound of Music at Carnegie Hall on April 25, 2012. The benefit included opera singer Stephanie Blythe as the Mother Abbess, Brooke Shields as Baroness Schraeder and Patrick Page as Max.
Since 2012, he has appeared as Fitzgerald Grant III in ABC television series Scandal.
In 2013, Goldwyn was cast in new Lifetime movie, Outlaw Prophet, as Warren Jeffs.  In 2014, he appeared in Divergent as Andrew Prior, Caleb (Ansel Elgort) and Beatrice's (Shailene Woodley) father. In 2015 he signed on to star in James Gunn's horror thriller film The Belko Experiment. 
|Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives||1986||Darren|
|Gaby: A True Story||1987||David|
|Dark Holiday||1989||Ken Horton|
|Traces of Red||1992||Steve Frayn|
|The Pelican Brief||1993||Fletcher Coal|
|The Last Tattoo||1994||Capt. Michael Starwood|
|The Last Word||1995||Stan|
|The Substance of Fire||1996||Aaron Geldhart|
|Trouble on the Corner||1997||Jeff Stewart|
|Kiss the Girls||1997||Dr. William 'Will' Rudolph|
|The Lesser Evil||1998||Frank O'Brian|
|Pocahontas: The Legend||1999||Sir Edwin Wingfield|
|The 6th Day||2000||Michael Drucker|
|An American Rhapsody||2001||Peter|
|Abandon||2002||Dr. David Schaffer|
|Kingdom Hearts||2002||Tarzan (voice)||Video game|
|The Last Samurai||2003||Colonel Bagley|
|The Godfather of Green Bay||2005||Big Jake Norquist|
|Romance and Cigarettes||2005||Kitty's First Love|
|The Sisters||2005||Vincent Antonelli|
|Ghosts never Sleep||2005||Jared Dolan|
|The Last House on the Left||2009||John Collingwood|
|The Belko Experiment||2015||Barry Norris|
|The Divergent Series: Insurgent||2015||Andrew Prior|
|St. Elsewhere||1987||Episode: "Schwarzwald"||Henry|
|Matlock||1987||Episode: "The Doctors"||Dr. Mark Campion|
|CBS Summer Playhouse||1987||Episode: "Mabel and Max"||Paul|
|Designing Women||1987||Episode: "Killing All the Right People"||Kendall|
|L.A. Law||1988||Episode: "Fetus Completus"||Chris Arnett|
|Hunter||1988||Episode: "Murder He Wrote"||Byron|
|Favorite Son||1988||TV mini series|
|Murphy Brown||1988||Episode: "Respect"||Bobby Powell|
|Tales from the Crypt||1991||Episode: "Abra Cadaver"||Dr. Carl Fairbanks|
|L'Amérique en otage||1991||TV Movie||Jody Powell|
|The Last Mile||1992||TV Short|
|Taking the Heat||1993||TV Movie||Michael|
|Love Matters||1993||TV Movie||Geoffrey|
|Doomsday Gun||1994||TV Movie||Donald Duvall|
|Under Fire||1995||Pilot||James Warren|
|A Woman of Independent Means||1995||TV mini series||Robert Steed|
|Truman||1995||TV Movie||Clark Clifford|
|The Boys Next Door||1996||TV Movie||Jack Palmer|
|The Song of the Lark||1997||TV Short||Fred Ottenburg|
|From the Earth to the Moon||1998||2 episodes||Neil Armstrong|
|Frasier||2001||Episode: "Love Stinks"||Roger|
|American Masters||2001||Documentary; episode: "Goldwyn The Man and His Movies"||Himself|
|The L Word||2004–2005||2 episodes||Burr Connor|
|Without a Trace||2004||2 episodes||Greg Knowles / Rick Knowles|
|Dexter||2006||Episode: "Shrink Wrap"||Dr. Emmett Meridian|
|Law & Order: Criminal Intent||2007–2008||4 episodes||Frank Goren|
|The Good Wife||2009||Episode: "Lifeguard"||Judge Henry Baxter|
|Drop Dead Diva||2011||Episode: "Closure"||Alan Roberts|
|The Unknown||2012||Episode: "Spare the Child"||Bill Watson|
|Scandal||2012–present||Main cast||President Fitzgerald Grant III|
|Outlaw Prophet||2014||TV Movie||Warren Jeffs|
|A Walk on the Moon||1999||Also producer|
|Someone Like You||2001|
|Without a Trace||2004||Episode: "American Goddess"|
|The L Word||2004–2005||3 episodes|
|Grey's Anatomy||2006||2 episodes|
|The Last Kiss||2006|
|Law and Order||2006||Episode: "Thinking Makes It So"|
|Private Practice||2007||Episode: "In Which Sam Receives an Unexpected Visitor..."|
|Six Degrees||2007||Episode: "Ray's Back"|
|Dirty Sexy Money||2007||Episode: "The Nutcracker"|
|Damages||2010||Episode: "Flight's at 11:08"|
|Hawthorne||2011||Episode: "To Tell the Truth"|
|The Divide||2014||Also producer|
|The Sum of Us||1989|
|Lady in the Dark||1994||Charley Johnson|
|The Water's Edge||2006||Richard|
|Promises, Promises||2010||J.D. Sheldrake|
|24 Hour Plays Broadway||2010|
|Broadway Backwards 5||2010|
|The Sound of Music||2012||Captain von Trapp|
|The Grifters||Jim Thompson||1991|
|Tenth Commandment||Lawrence Sanders||1992|
|Dead Irish (Dismas Hardy Series #1)||John Lescroart||2000|
|The Millionaires||Brad Meltzer||2005|
|The Devil in the White City||Erik Larson||2007|
|A Death in Vienna||Daniel Silva||2007|
|Kate Remembered||A. Scott Berg||2007|
|Wanting Things||2010||Promises, Promises|
|Christmas Day||2010||Promises, Promises||feat Ashley Amber|
|It's Our Little Secret||2010||Promises, Promises||feat Sean Hayes|
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