Dylan McDermott is an actor who is best known for his role as Bobby Donnell on ABC's "The Practice" and Dr. Ben Harmon on FX's "American Horror Story.”
Dylan's first professional role was in the 1989 film "Twister," and he also starred in "Neon Empire" the same year. He gained recognition for his portrayal of Al D'Andrea alongside Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, and Rene Russo. This led him to his first prominent television role from 1997 until 2004 on the legal drama "The Practice."
In 2009 and 2010, Dylan played the lead role of Carter Shaw on TNT's "Dark Blue," an action/drama series that revolves around the life of a Los Angeles police officer. From 2011 until 2013, Dylan had a recurring role on "American Horror Story: Murder House" as Ben Harmon and on "American Horror Story: Asylum" as Johnny Morgan. He appeared in three films in 2012: "Nobody Walks," "The Campaign," with Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis, and "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," with Emma Watson and Paul Rudd.
Dylan has two daughters: Collette and Charlotte.