Zachary Knighton

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Zachary Knighton
BornZachary Andrew Knighton
(1978-10-25) October 25, 1978 (age 34)
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active2000–present
Spouse(s)Hang Knighton
 
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Zachary Knighton
BornZachary Andrew Knighton
(1978-10-25) October 25, 1978 (age 34)
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active2000–present
Spouse(s)Hang Knighton

Zachary Andrew Knighton[1] (born October 25, 1978) is an American actor, most widely known for starring as Dave Rose on the ABC comedy series Happy Endings. Prior to that, he co-starred as Dr. Bryce Varley on ABC's science fiction series FlashForward.

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Life and career

Knighton was born in Alexandria, Virginia[2] and in 1996, graduated from Frank W. Cox High School in Virginia Beach, Virginia and the Governor's School for the Arts. Afterwards, he attended Virginia Commonwealth University. He is a fan of horror films and surfing.[3]

In 2007, he starred in the horror film remake The Hitcher, with Sophia Bush, playing the role originally performed by C. Thomas Howell.

Previously, Knighton played Laz Lackerson on the short-lived television program, Life on a Stick. He also starred as Gary on the series Related.

In 2002, main character in the French erotic, disturbing and complex film A New Life by Philippe Grandrieux, with Anna Mouglalis.

Knighton has made guest appearances on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and Bones.

Knighton currently stars as Dave Rose in the ABC comedy series Happy Endings, alongside Eliza Coupe, Elisha Cuthbert, Adam Pally, Damon Wayans Jr. and Casey Wilson. The series was picked up for a third season on May 11, 2012.

BuddyTV ranked him #94 on its list of "TV's Sexiest Men of 2011".[4]

Personal Life

Knighton lives in Malibu with his wife Hang and young daughter Tallulah.[5]

Filmography

Film

YearFilmRoleNotes
2000Cherry FallsMr. Rolly
2002La vie nouvelleSeymour
2003The Mudge BoyTravis
2004The Prince & MeJohn Morgan
2007The HitcherJim Halsey
2007Supreme CourtshipsClydeMade-For-Television
2008Surfer, DudeBillo Murphy
2010TugJudd
2011Satellite of LoveBlake
2012Teddy BearsDave

Television

YearTitleRoleNotes
2001EdStephen1 Episode
2001Law & OrderPaul Wyler1 Episode
2004Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLukas Ian Croft1 Episode
2005Life on a StickLaz LackersonSeries Regular
2005Love, Inc.Brad1 Episode
2006RelatedGary2 Episodes
2008It's Always Sunny in PhiladelphiaRandom Guy1 Episode
2009BonesChet Newcomb1 Episode
2009–2010FlashForwardDr. Bryce VarleySeries Regular
2010HouseBilly1 Episode
2011–presentHappy EndingsDave RoseSeries Regular
2012Happy Endings: Happy RidesDave RoseWeb Series

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