Biography

​Eric Dane is an American actor; After appearing in television roles throughout the 1990s and 2000s, he became known for playing Dr. Mark "McSteamy" Sloan on the series Grey's Anatomy, and has recently branched into film, co-starring in Marley & Me, Valentine's Day, and Burlesque.

In 1993, Dane moved to Los Angeles, where he played small roles in the television series Saved by the Bell, The Wonder Years, Roseanne, and Married With Children, among others. But in 2000, he was signed for a recurring role in Gideon's Crossing, and followed this with a two-season run in Charmed. Dane's first major feature film appearance was in The Basket (1999). He also appeared in Zoe, Duncan, Jack & Jane, Sol Goode, Feast, Open Water 2, and X-Men: The Last Stand.

Dane married actress Rebecca Gayheart on October 29, 2004. Dane and Gayheart's first child, Billie Beatrice, was born March 3, 2010

​Eric Dane is an American actor; After appearing in television roles throughout the 1990s and 2000s, he became known for playing Dr. Mark "McSteamy" Sloan on the series Grey's Anatomy, and has recently branched into film, co-starring in Marley & Me, Valentine's Day, and Burlesque.

In 1993, Dane moved to Los Angeles, where he played small roles in the television series Saved by the Bell, The Wonder Years, Roseanne, and Married With Children, among others. But in 2000, he was signed for a recurring role in Gideon's Crossing, and followed this with a two-season run in Charmed. Dane's first major feature film appearance was in The Basket (1999). He also appeared in Zoe, Duncan, Jack & Jane, Sol Goode, Feast, Open Water 2, and X-Men: The Last Stand.

Dane married actress Rebecca Gayheart on October 29, 2004. Dane and Gayheart's first child, Billie Beatrice, was born March 3, 2010

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 27

Birthday 1972-11-09

Place of Birth San Francisco - California - USA

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Also Known As

  • Eric William Dane
  • Эрик Дэйн

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Grey Lady as Doyle
2015 The Fixer(4 episodes) as Carter
2014 The Last Ship(56 episodes) as CO CDR Tom Chandler
2010 Burlesque as Marcus Gerber
2010 Valentine's Day as Sean Jackson
2008 Marley & Me as Sebastian Tunney
2006 Wedding Wars as Ben Grandy
2006 Open Water 2: Adrift as Dan
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand as Multiple Man
2005 Painkiller Jane as Nick
2005 Feast as Hero
2005 Grey's Anatomy(163 episodes) as Dr. Mark Sloan
2005 Grey's Anatomy(3 episodes) as Mark Sloan
2004 Helter Skelter as Charles "Tex" Watson
2003 Las Vegas(2 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Sol Goode as Overly Dramatic Actor
2002 The American Embassy(6 episodes) as Rob Goodwin
2002 The American Embassy(3 episodes)
2001 Project Greenlight(37 episodes)
2000 Gideon's Crossing(22 episodes) as Dr. Wyatt Cooper
2000 The Basket as Tom Emery
1999 Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane(26 episodes) as Alec
1998 Charmed(4 episodes)
1997 Crisis Center(6 episodes) as Mark Kelly
1995 Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story as Matt
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1988 The Wonder Years(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(3 episodes)

Production

2014 The Last Ship(1 episode)Casting

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