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John Barrowman
Born John Barrowman
March 11, 1967 (1967-03-11) (age 52)
Glasgow, Scotland
Residence London, England
Cardiff, Wales
Ethnicity White
Citizenship British, American
Alma mater Alliant International University
Occupation Entertainer
Years active 1989-present
Height 6'1" (1.85m)
Partner Scott Gill (1993-present)

John Barrowman (born March 11, 1967) is a Scottish-American actor. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom but moved to Joliet, Illinois in the United States when he was 8 years old and grew up there. He is citizen of both the United Kingdom and the United States because of this. Barrowman was a contestant on the first series of Dancing on Ice in 2006.

Acting and presenting

Barrowman is most known for playing the character Captain Jack Harkness in the television series Doctor Who and Torchwood. He is also a famous musical actor and singer. He has appeared in many musicals, as well as television shows about musicals. He also has been a presenter for series such as Live & Kicking. He is currently staring in CW's Arrow as Malcolm Merlyn. He has been in a relationship with Scott Gill since 1993. They have been civil partners since 2006. They married in 2013.[1]