Luke Macfarlane News

Luke Macfarlane is a Canadian actor known for his work in both television and theater.

He gained recognition for his portrayal of Scotty Wandell on the television drama series Brothers & Sisters, which aired from 2006 to 2011. His performance as Scotty, a gay chef in a complicated relationship, earned him critical acclaim and a dedicated fan base.

Before his breakthrough role on Brothers & Sisters, Macfarlane had already established himself as a talented stage actor. He appeared in various theater productions, including plays such as The Busy World Is Hushed and Reverberation, which showcased his versatility and range as an actor.

In addition to his work on television and stage, Macfarlane has also appeared in several films, although his filmography is relatively limited compared to his television and theater credits. Some of his notable film appearances include Kinsey (2004), The Memory Book (2014), and Bros (2022).

Macfarlane has filmed a significant number of Hallmark movies, including The Birthday Wish (2017), Chateau Christmas (2020), and Moriah’s Lighthouse (2022), and has starred in TV series including Killjoys (2015-2019), The Night Shift, and Platonic (2023). Throughout his career, Macfarlane has been admired not only for his acting abilities but also for his dedication to representing LGBTQ+ characters and stories authentically. As an openly gay actor himself, he has been an advocate for LGBTQ+ rights and visibility in the entertainment industry.

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Birth Date:
London, Ontario, Canada