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Paul Sparks

 

Bio:
Paul Sparks most recently starred in Edward Albee's AT HOME AT THE ZOO. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
TFANA's Off-Broadway Production, 2021
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Off-Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Tilden
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Hammy
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Yul
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Captain Marvin Holahan
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2003
Jason Chenier (Understudy)
Kippy Sunderstrom (Understudy)
Shane Mungitt (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Kippy Sunderstrom/Shane Mungitt/Jason Chenier (Understudy)

Paul Sparks Movies

Headspace
 
[2005]
Jon
The Treatment
 
[2006]
Andre
Blackbird
 
[2007]
Bayliss
Rachel Getting Married
 
[2008]
12-Step Meeting Member
The Understudy
 
[2008]
Bobby
Afterschool
 
[2008]
Detective Eclisse
Deception
 
[2008]
Detective Burke
Synecdoche, New York
 
[2008]
Derek
First Person Singular
 
[2009]
Peter
The Missing Person
 
[2009]
Gus Papitos
Please Give
 
[2010]
Blind Date
Edge of Darkness
 
[2010]
Northampton Police Detective
Return
 
[2011]
Ed
Mud
 
[2012]
Carver
Forgetting the Girl
 
[2012]
Tanner
Sparrows Dance
 
[2012]
Wes
Parkland
 
[2013]
Harry McCormick
Trust Me
 
[2013]
Ray
Early Light
 
[2014]
Ned
Stealing Cars
 
[2015]
Conrad Sean Lewis
In the Radiant City
 
[2016]
Michael Yurley
All the Birds Have Flown South
 
[2016]
Stephen
Buried Child
 
[2016]
Tilden
A Bear Lands on Earth
 
[2016]
Voli
Midnight Special
 
[2016]
Agent Miller
Thoroughbreds
 
[2017]
Mark
The Greatest Showman
 
[2017]
James Gordon Bennett
Human Capital
 
[2019]
Jon
The Lovebirds
 
[2020]
Moustache
Giving Birth to a Butterfly
 
[2021]
Daryl
Hands that Bind
 
[2021]
Andy Hollis

Paul Sparks TV Shows

Boardwalk Empire
 
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Mickey Doyle
House of Cards
 
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Thomas Yates
Physical
 
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John Breem
Sweetbitter
 
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Howard
Underemployed
 
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Guy Doyle

Paul Sparks Biography

Paul Sparks most recently starred in Edward Albee's AT HOME AT THE ZOO.

Paul Sparks Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Paul Sparks, At Home at the Zoo
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Paul Sparks, Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Paul Sparks, At Home at the Zoo
 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Paul Sparks, Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo: Homelife and The Zoo Story
 
The Lortels - 2016 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Paul Sparks, Buried Child
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Paul SparksDusk Rings a Bell
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Paul Sparks, Essential Self-Defense
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Paul SparksBlackbird
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Paul SparksCoyote on a Fence

Paul Sparks News

Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip Photo Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip
by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

The third and final season of Arian Moayed’s Emmy Award nominated series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF, starring Tony Award Winning Kelli O’Hara, will launch this week on Topic. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive clip of Kelli O'Hara in the new season, which will also feature Judith Light, Joe Mantello, and more. Watch the new video clip now!

Apple TV+ Renews Hit Dramedy PHYSICAL For Season Three Photo Apple TV+ Renews Hit Dramedy PHYSICAL For Season Three
by Michael Major - Aug 11, 2022

On the heels of the finale of its broadly celebrated second season, Apple TV+ has set a season three renewal for ‚ÄúPhysical,‚ÄĚ its hit, half-hour dramedy starring and executive produced by Rose Byrne and hailing from creator, writer and executive producer Annie Weisman. ‚ÄúPhysical‚ÄĚ has drawn broad acclaim from audiences and critics alike.

Alison Pill, Tracy Letts, Judy Greer, Alexander Skarsgard & More to Star in Michael S Photo Alison Pill, Tracy Letts, Judy Greer, Alexander Skarsgard & More to Star in Michael Shannon-Directed ERIC LARUE Movie
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022

Judy Greer, Paul Sparks, Alison Pill, Tracy Letts, Annie Parisse, Kate Arrington and Alexander Skarsgard will star in the movie adaptation of Eric Larue, directed by Michael Shannon. Michael Shannon is making his directorial debut with this film.

VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares PHYSICAL Season Two Trailer Photo VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares PHYSICAL Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - May 11, 2022

Apple TV+ unveiled the trailer for the second season of its dark comedy ‚ÄúPhysical,‚ÄĚ starring and executive produced by Rose Byrne. From creator, writer and executive producer Annie Weisman, the 10-episode second season adds Murray Bartlett ('The White Lotus‚ÄĚ) and stars Rory Scovel, Dierdre Friel, Della Saba, Lou Taylor Pucci and Paul Sparks.

Apple TV+ Announces PHYSICAL Season Two Premiere Date Photo Apple TV+ Announces PHYSICAL Season Two Premiere Date
by Michael Major - Apr 5, 2022

In addition to Rose Byrne, ‚ÄúPhysical' stars Rory Scovel, Dierdre Friel, Della Saba, Lou Taylor Pucci and Paul Sparks. Joining the all-star ensemble cast for season two is Critics Choice Award-winner Murray Bartlett (‚ÄúThe White Lotus‚ÄĚ) in the new role of ‚ÄúVincent ‚ÄėVinnie‚Äô Green,‚ÄĚ a charismatic fitness instructor and weight-loss guru.

VIDEO: Watch the Teaser for JOE PICKETT on Spectrum Photo VIDEO: Watch the Teaser for JOE PICKETT on Spectrum
by Michael Major - Nov 15, 2021

Joe Pickett - based on the book series of the same name and led by showrunners John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle and Red Wagon Entertainment’s Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher - follows a dedicated game warden (Michael Dorman) and his family as they navigate the shifting socio-political climate of a small rural town on the verge of economic collapse.

Ali Stroker, Mykal Kilgore & More to Take Part in Playwrights Horizons 50th Anniversa Photo Ali Stroker, Mykal Kilgore & More to Take Part in Playwrights Horizons 50th Anniversary Virtual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021

Playwrights Horizons will present a 50th Anniversary Virtual Gala, June 23 at 8pm. This virtual event honors the organization’s storied past and fundraises for the vast potential of what’s to come.

PHYSICAL, Starring Rose Byrne & Created by Annie Weisman, Premieres June 18 Photo PHYSICAL, Starring Rose Byrne & Created by Annie Weisman, Premieres June 18
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 27, 2021

‚ÄúPhysical‚ÄĚ is produced for Apple TV+ by Tomorrow Studios (a partnership between Marty Adelstein and ITV Studios).

Apple Original Dramedy PHYSICAL Make Global Debut on June 18 on Apple TV+ Photo Apple Original Dramedy PHYSICAL Make Global Debut on June 18 on Apple TV+
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 27, 2021

Set in the idyllic but fragile beach paradise of sunny 1980s San Diego, ‚ÄúPhysical‚ÄĚ is a half-hour dark comedy following Sheila Rubin (Byrne), a quietly tortured, seemingly dutiful housewife supporting her smart but controversial husband‚Äôs bid for state assembly.

David Alan Grier Joins Drama Series JOE PICKETT Photo David Alan Grier Joins Drama Series JOE PICKETT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 19, 2021

Additional cast members added today include Sharon Lawrence, Julianna Guill, Mustafa Speaks and Paul Sparks.

Paul Sparks Videos

Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip Videoplay
Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip

by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

The third and final season of Arian Moayed’s Emmy Award nominated series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF, starring Tony Award Winning Kelli O’Hara, will launch this week on Topic. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive clip of Kelli O'Hara in the new season, which will also feature Judith Light, Joe Mantello, and more. Watch the new video clip now!

VIDEO: Issa Rae & Kumail Nanjiani Star in THE LOVEBIRDS Trailer Videoplay
VIDEO: Issa Rae & Kumail Nanjiani Star in THE LOVEBIRDS Trailer

by Stage Tube - Jan 16, 2020

Paramount Pictures has released the trailer for the new film The Lovebirds, starring Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani.

VIDEO: Watch First Teaser for  J.J. Abrams and Stephen King's CASTLE ROCK Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch First Teaser for J.J. Abrams and Stephen King's CASTLE ROCK

by Stage Tube - Sep 13, 2019

Check out the first teaser for the new season of Hulu Original Castle Rock. Season two stars Lizzy Caplan, Tim Robbins, Paul Sparks, Yusra Warsama, Barkhad Abdi, Elsie Fisher and Matthew Alan. Castle Rock premieres Wednesday, Oct. 23, only on Hulu.

VIDEO: Check Out the Newest Trailer for Sundance Film Festival Hit THOROUGHBREDS, Out Videoplay
VIDEO: Check Out the Newest Trailer for Sundance Film Festival Hit THOROUGHBREDS, Out March 9th

by Macon Prickett - Mar 7, 2018

Thoroughbreds is a 2017 American drama thriller film written and directed by Cory Finley in his directorial debut. It stars Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy, Anton Yelchin (in his final role), Paul Sparks, and Francie Swift. The film had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2017. It is scheduled to be released on March 9, 2018, by Focus Features.

VIDEO: First Look - Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for New Series WACO Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look - Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for New Series WACO

by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2018

Today, Paramount Network shared the second trailer for the new series WACO, premiering January 24, 2018 at 10:00 PM ET/PT. With an all-star cast including Michael Shannon, Taylor Kitsch, John Leguizamo, Andrea Riseborough, Rory Culki.

VIDEO: First Look - Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for New Series WACO Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look - Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for New Series WACO

by Caryn Robbins - Nov 14, 2017

Today, Paramount Network shared the second trailer for the new series WACO, premiering January 24, 2018 at 10:00 PM ET/PT. With an all-star cast including Michael Shannon, Taylor Kitsch, John Leguizamo, Andrea Riseborough, Rory Culki.

VIDEO: Paramount Network Debuts 1st Trailer for WACO, Premiering January 2018 Videoplay
VIDEO: Paramount Network Debuts 1st Trailer for WACO, Premiering January 2018

by Caryn Robbins - Sep 26, 2017

Below, check out the premiere trailer for WACO, premiering in January on Paramount Network.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares First Look at HOUSE OF CARDS, Season Five
by Caryn Robbins - May 1, 2017

Today Netflix released the official trailer and key art for HOUSE OF CARDS which will launch its fifth season globally on Netflix, Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

VIDEO: Starz Releases New Trailer for Limited Series THE GIRLFRIEND EXPERIENCE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2016

Today, STARZ released an all new trailer for the Limited Series ‚ÄúThe Girlfriend Experience,‚ÄĚ in advance of its April 10th premiere on STARZ.

VIDEO: Watch All-New Trailer for Sci-Fi Thriller MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 15, 2016

In the sci-fi thriller MIDNIGHT SPECIAL, a father (Michael Shannon), goes on the run to protect his young son, Alton (Jaeden Lieberher), and uncover the truth behind the boy's special powers.


Paul Sparks Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Paul Sparks been in?
Paul Sparks has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Paul Sparks been in?
Paul Sparks has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Paul Sparks been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for At Home at the Zoo , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for At Home at the Zoo , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (The Lortels) for Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo: Homelife and The Zoo Story , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (The Lortels) for Buried Child , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Dusk Rings a Bell , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Essential Self-Defense Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Blackbird and Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Coyote on a Fence .

What awards has Paul Sparks won?
Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Blackbirdand Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Coyote on a Fence.