Full Name: Michael Urie
Hometown: Dallas, TX
Best known for his role as Marc St. James on ABC's Ugly Betty, Michael Urie was born August 8, 1980 in Dallas.
Graduating from New York City’s prestigious performing arts school Julliard in 2003, he first made a splash in the industry by starring in student productions such as Sylvia, Locked Away, and Love and Happiness.
From 2007-2008, Urie hosted TLC's reality-based series, Miss America Reality Check.
Like his TV character, Urie is also best friends with Betty costar Becki Newton.