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David Denman

David Denman was a series regular on NBC's Emmy winning show The Office, for which he received a Screen Actors Guild award for his portrayal of the irascible warehouse worker Roy. Denman can next be seen in the Weinstein Company's comedy Fanboys and in the Miramax film Smart People, the latter also starring Dennis Quaid, Thomas Haden Church and Sara Jessica Parker.

Many remember Denman from his big screen debut with Keanu Reeves and Gene Hackman as the deaf tight end in the Warner Bros. football comedy The Replacements, and for the Spyglass/Disney snowboard comedy Out Cold, in which he played the sexually confused bartender Lance. Denman's other feature credits include Screen Gems remake of When a Stranger Calls, and Big Fish, directed by Tim Burton, starring Ewan McGregor.

On television, Denman starred in USA Network's movie of the week The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story with Dean Cain. He has appeared on numerous series including Close to Home, Without A Trace, Bones, Crossing Jordan, C.S.I Miami, The X-Files, E.R., Arli$$, and, most notably, as Skip the Demon on Angel. Additionally, Denman has been seen in the NBC Miniseries The 60's and in the TV movie A Vow to Cherish with Ken Howard, Barbara Babcock, and Ossie Davis.

On stage, Denman has performed at South Coast Repertory, Laguna Playhouse, Shakespeare Orange County, Shakespeare on the Sound, Utah Shakespearean Festival, and the Chautauqua Theater Company in such plays as Bus Stop, As You Like It, But Not For Me, Twelfth Night, Henry IV part I, The Winter's Tale, Three Musketeers, The Tempest, The Seagull, and The House of Blue Leaves.

Denman grew up all over Southern California attending 8 different schools and was fortunate enough to end up at Fountain Valley High School were fellow classmates included Hustle and Flow writer/director Craig Brewer and Munich actor Omar Metwally. After high school, David attended the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco before he received his B.F.A. from the Juilliard School in N.Y.C.

Denman most recently booked the lead role in the FOX pilot Saint of Circumstances under the direction of Zach Braff.


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David Denman Facts

OccupationActor
BirthdayJuly 25, 1973 (44)
SignLeo
Height6' 4" (1m93)  How tall is David Denman compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Fargo
A Darkness Surrounds Him
After Earth
Saban's Power Rangers
The Alliance
The Coup
The Carpet
Fanboys
The Office: Cast & Creators Live at the Paley Center
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