David Marshall Grant
David Marshall Grant serves as an executive producer and writer for NBC's new musical drama "Smash."
In addition to his success in television as executive producer on ABC's "Brothers & Sisters," Grant is an accomplished actor and playwright. His first play, "Snakebit," was nominated for both a Drama Desk Award and Outer Critics Circle Award. His second play, "Current Events," was produced by Manhattan Theatre Club in 2000. His most recent play, "Pen," opened in 2006 at Playwrights Horizons. As an actor, Grant is best known for playing opposite Richard Gere in Broadway's "Bent" and for his Tony-nominated performance in "Angels in America." His acting credits include film and television work in such projects as "The Devil Wears Prada," "The Stepford Wives," "The Rock," "Air America," "And the Band Played On," "Citizen Cohn," "thirtysomething," "Nothing Scared," "Eli Stone," and "Party Down."
Grant was raised in Connecticut and attended the Yale School of Drama.