Marc Blucas

Marc Blucas

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As a leading man who naturally embodies both intellect and physicality, Marc Blucas has worked consistently in film and television.

One of Blucas' first acting roles was in Gary Ross' Pleasantville with Tobey Maguire and Reese Witherspoon. After supporting roles in Summer Catch with Jessica Biel, Kevin Smith's Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back and We Were Soldiers with Mel Gibson, Blucas went on to star as the male lead opposite Katie Holmes in Fox's First Daughter, directed by Forest Whitaker.

Additional film credits include Prey for Rock and Roll (2003 Sundance Film Festival); BBC Films' period drama I Capture the Castle with Bill Nighy and Rose Byrne; John Sayles' Sunshine State opposite Edie Falco; Starship Dave with Eddie Murphy and Elizabeth Banks; and The Killing Floor, executive produced by Doug Liman and Avi Arad. Blucas played Emily Blunt's misunderstood husband in Sony Pictures Classics' The Jane Austen Book Club, directed by Robin Swicord, with an all-star cast that included Maria Bello, Amy Brenneman and Hugh Dancy.

Blucas also starred in James Mangold's Knight and Day opposite Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz, playing Diaz's ex-boyfriend. He was also featured in Kevin Smith's Red State and played Naomi Watts' love interest in Rodrigo Garcia's Mother and Child. He can be seen currently in the IFC film Sleeping with Other People with Alison Brie and Jason Sudeikis, which premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. In addition, Blucas starred for two seasons on Joss Whedon’s hit television series, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” with Sarah Michelle Gellar.

Most recently, Blucas starred on the ABC series “Killer Women” and the USA series “Necessary Roughness.” He can be seen next in the independent feature One Heart with Abigail Spencer.

A native of Pennsylvania, Blucas played basketball at Wake Forest University.

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