Eddie Cibrian portrays lead character Nick Dalton, the ultimate playboy and one of the city's top attorneys who rubs elbows with Chicago's power elite, in NBC's provocative drama "The Playboy Club.
Born and raised in California, Cibrian has become one of the most recognized and talented actors in the business today.
Perhaps best known for his starring role as firefighter Jimmy Doherty in NBC's "Third Watch," Cibrian has enjoyed the opportunity of playing lead characters in "Invasion," "Tilt," "Vanished," and most recently, "CSI: Miami." He is also known for his memorable arcs in "Ugly Betty," "The Starter Wife" and "Samantha Who," among others.
Long-form television credits include leading roles in the NBC mini-series "In The Beginning," and most recently, "Healing Hands," "Northern Lights" and "Logan's War.
Soap fans remember Cibrian from "The Young and the Restless" and "Sunset Beach," as well as his series regular role in the syndicated "Baywatch Nights."
On the big screen, he has appeared in films including "The Cave," "Say It Isn't So" and "But I'm a Cheerleader." He recently completed Tyler Perry's latest film, "Good Deeds," which is set to release in 2012.
Prior to launching his acting career, Cibrian excelled in his other passion - sports. In 1991, he entered UCLA's prestigious football program.
Cibrian is the proud father of two sons (ages eight and four) and is married to country singer and actress LeAnn Rimes. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf, football, tennis and basketball, and is involved with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, as well as several other charitable organizations.