April 12, 1986
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Matthew "Matt" McGorry (born April 12, 1986) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as John Bennett in the Netflix comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black and Asher Millstone on ABC's How to Get Away with Murder.
McGorry was born and raised in Manhattan, New York City, and began performing at age 9. He attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in New York, then Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts. McGorry was also previously a competitive bodybuilder.
On television, McGorry made his debut in 2011 on ABC daytime soap opera One Life to Live. He later appeared in small guest-starring roles on Person of Interest, Gossip Girl, and Royal Pains. In 2013, McGorry began a recurring role on the Netflix dramedy series Orange Is the New Black as Corrections Officer John Bennett.
|2006||Gizor & Gorm||Gorm||Short film|
|2010||Public Access||Vlado||Short film|
|2015||How He Fell in Love||Travis||Post-production|
|2015||Public Morals||Mr. Ford||Pre-production|
|2011||One Life to Live||Spider Man||3 episodes|
|2011||Person of Interest||EMT #1||Episode: "Foe"|
|2012||Gossip Girl||Personal Shopper||Episode: "Crazy, Cupid, Love"|
|2012||Royal Pains||EMT||Episode: "You Give Love a Bad Name"|
|2013||Elementary||Officer Sam Klecko||Episode: "Details"|
|2013–present||Orange Is the New Black||John Bennett|| 23 episodes|
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
|2014–present||How to Get Away with Murder||Asher Millstone||13 episodes|
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- Andreeva, Nellie. "Matt McGorry Cast in ABC 'Murder' Pilot, Mike Colter in TNT's 'Agent X'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2014-05-12.
- "'Orange Is The New Black' Star Joins Indie Drama 'How He Fell in Love' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. April 22, 2014. Retrieved 2014-05-12.