More Jeffrey Donovan Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Believe in Me)Born in Massachusetts in 1968, Jeffrey Donovan attended the University of Massachusetts and later graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He later received his Masters of Fine Arts. He first started his acting career as a stage actor, which helped hone his craft. Donovan takes the extra step to truly understand the character he plays, no matter who difficult the challenge. Arriving in New Mexico, he took off driving for a couple of days before beginning rehearsal, to get a feel for the landscape and to hear the voices of the people of western Oklahoma and eastern New Mexico. "There is no greater way to show respect to the art of acting than to learn to listen. Donovan said. This film was a blessing."
for "Believe in Me" updated 17-Mar-2007
Biography #3Jeffrey Donovan's film work includes When Trumpets Fade, Sleepers and Throwing Down, winner of Best Film at the Hampton's Film Festival.
Donovan's work in television includes guest appearances in Spin City, The Beat and in the NBC mini-series Witness to the Mob. Other credits include The Pretender, Millennium, Critical Choices and Homicide: Life on the Street.
In the theater, he has appeared on Broadway in the Tony Award-winning productions of A View From the Bridge and An Inspector Calls. Off-Broadway work includes Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight, Freedomland, Oedipus and Troilus and Cressida.
Donovan will be starring in the upcoming sequel to The Blair Witch Project: Book of Shadows.
Bio courtesy Castle Rock Entertainment (01-Jan-2000)