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Sean Hayes Biography, Age, Husband, Scott Icenogle, Will and Grace, Gay, On Ellen

Sean Hayes (Sean Patrick Hayes) is an American actor, comedian, and producer best known for playing Jack McFarland on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace.

Sean Hayes Biography | Who Is Sean Hayes? | Sean Patrick Hayes

Sean Hayes (Sean Patrick Hayes) is an American actor, comedian, and producer best known for playing Jack McFarland on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace. Hayes runs a television production company called Hazy Mills Productions. The company produces shows such as Grimm, Hot in Cleveland, The Soul Man, and Hollywood Game Night.

Sean Hayes Age | How Old Is Sean Hayes?

Sean Patrick Hayes was born on 26 June, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. He is 48 years old as of 2018.

Sean Hayes Family

Hayes was born to Mary Hayes and Ronald Hayes, the youngest of five children. His mother Mary was the director of a non-profit food bank called the Northern Illinois Food Bank and his father a lithographer. Hayes was raised as a Roman Catholic in the Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn, Illinois and if of Irish descent. His father who was an alcoholic left them when Sean was only five years old and has not spoken to him in many years. Hayes and his siblings were then raised by their mother. His mother died in 2018.

Sean Hayes Education

Hayes attended Glenbard West High School and later joining Illinois State University where he studied piano performance. He then left “two or three classes short” of graduation when he became a music director at the Pheasant Run Theater in St. Charles, Illinois. In February 2013, Hayes received an honorary PhD from Illinois State University.

He also worked as a classical pianist and practised improv t The Second City in Chicago. Hayes composed original music for a production of Antigone at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago. In 1995, he moved to Los Angeles where he got work as a stand-up comedian and an actor on stage and television. His work included a commercial for Doritos which then aired during Super Bowl XXXII in 1998.

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Is Sean Hayes Gay?

Hayes had refused to discuss his sexual orientation for many years and said that he believed that audiences would therefore be more open-minded about his characters. Hayes appeared to imply that he is gay in a 2010 interview with The Advocate, stating: “Really? You’re gonna shoot the gay guy down? I never have had a problem saying who I am. I am who I am.” Hayes also indicated that he was in a relationship.

Sean Hayes Scott Icenogle | Sean Hayes Husband | Sean Hayes Partner | Sean Hayes Wife

Sean announced in October 2017 that he had married his partner of eight years, Scott Icenogle. Hayes and his husband wrote a book named Plum, which is about how the sugar plum fairy got her wings. Hayes has always had an interest for the Nutcracker and memorised the whole musical piece.

Sean Hayes Actor

As a teenager, Hayes was an extra in the film Lucas (1986) which was then filmed at his high school. Hayes made his professional debut in the independent film Billy’s Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998) which then brought him wide attention.

Sean Hayes Will and Grace

Hayes was cast as Jack McFarland, a flamboyantly gay and frequently unemployed actor, in the NBC comedy series Will & Grace. Will & Grace became a long-running hit and Hayes’ performance earned him seven consecutive Emmy Award nominations as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series winning the award for his first nomination. For his performance, Hayes was also nominated for six Golden Globe Awards.

Sean Hayes Broadway

Hayes made his Broadway debut in the April 2010 Broadway revival of the musical Promises, Promises. He then received a
nomination for the Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance, and was also nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.

He also starred in the Broadway play An Act of God which then ran from June 6, 2016 to September 4, 2016.

Sean Hayes Grimm

Hayes is a co-producer in the American fantasy police procedural drama television series. The series is created by
Stephen Carpenter and Jim Kouf & David Greenwal

Sean Hayes Scrubs

Hayes also made an appearance in the American medical comedy-drama television series Scrubs.

Sean Hayes Awards

  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
    2001 · Will & Grace
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
    2006, 2003, 2002 · Will & Grace
  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
    2000 · Will & Grace
  • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Sidekick
    2004, 2001, 2000 · Will & Grace
  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Programs
    2011 · Tony Awards
  • GLAAD Media Stephen F. Kolzak Award
    2019

Sean Hayes Height | How Tall Is Sean Hayes?

The award-winning producer stands at a height of 1.8 m.

Sean Hayes Net Worth

The Will & Grace actor has an estimated net worth of $18 million.

Sean Hayes Movies and TV Shows

 Movies

Year

Title

Role

2017

The Emoji Movie

Steven

2014

How Murray Saved Christmas

Edison Elf

2013

Monsters University

Terri Perry

2012

The Three Stooges

Larry Fine

Hit and Run

Sandy Osterman

2010

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore

Mr. Tinkles

2008

Man Stroke Woman

Various

Soul Men

Danny Epstein

Igor

Brain

2007

The Bucket List

Matthew

2005

Roberto the Insect Architect

Narrator

2004

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!

Richard Levy the Shameless

2003

Pieces of April

Wayne

The Cat in the Hat

Mr. Hank Humberfloob / Voice of the Fish

2001

Cats & Dogs

Mr. Tinkles

2000

Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins

Brain Pod #13

1998

Billy’s Hollywood Screen Kiss

Billy Collier

1996

A&P

Sammy

Sean Hayes TV Shows

Year

Title

Role

2017

Tangled: The Series

Pete the Guard (voice)

2016

Crowded

Maya & Marty

Himself/various

An All Star Tribute to James Burrows

Himself/Host

Hairspray Live!

Mr. Pinky

2015

The Late Late Show

Himself/Guest Host

2014

The Millers

Kip Finkle

The Comeback

Himself

2013–present

Hollywood Game Night

Himself

2013–2014

Sean Saves the World

Sean Harrison

2013

Smash

Terrence Falls

American Dad!

Foster (voice)

2012–2016

The Soul Man

2012

Portlandia

Sean

Parks and Recreation

Buddy Wood

Up All Night

Walter

2011–2017

Grimm

2010–2015

Hot in Cleveland

Chad

2010

64th Tony Awards

Host

2007

30 Rock

Jesse Parcell

2006–2007

Campus Ladies

Marshall

2006

Tom Goes to the Mayor

Tour Guide

Lovespring International

Victor

Will & Grace: Say Goodnight Gracie

Jack McFarland

2002

Martin and Lewis

Jerry Lewis[29]

2001

Scrubs

Nick Murdoch

Saturday Night Live

Himself/Host

1998–2006,
2017–present

Will & Grace

Jack McFarland

1996

Silk Stalkings

Roger

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