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Scott Patterson


Sully Sullivan in “Sullivan’s Crossing”


Scott Patterson stars as Sully Sullivan in The CW’s new series “Sullivan’s Crossing.”


An accomplished actor in film, television and theatre, Patterson is well known to television audiences from his seven seasons as diner owner Luke Danes in the hit series “Gilmore Girls.”


Patterson, born in Philadelphia and raised in New Jersey, attended Rutgers University and pursued a degree in comparative literature. He studied acting in New York with renowned coaches Robert Lewis and Sondra Lee and observed Paul Newman, Arthur Penn and Frank Corsaro at The Actors Studio, where he appeared in numerous productions. The theatre company he founded in 1988 in New York City (Arc Light) produced the works of John Bishop, Harold Pinter and Shakespeare.


On the big screen, Patterson starred as a psychological profiler in the “Saw” franchise. He also appeared in “Her Best Move,” “Little Big League,” “Three Wishes,” “Highway 395” and “Rhapsody in Bloom.”


On television, he appeared on “The Event,” “Seinfeld” and “Will and Grace.” He has also guest starred on “Arli$$” and voiced the character of Lieutenant Farrady in the 2004 animated series “Justice League Unlimited” from Warner Bros. Animation.


In 2021, Patterson teamed with iHeartRadio to create and produce his “Gilmore Girls” rewatch podcast, “I Am All In with Scott Patterson,” which just dropped its 205th episode and continues to be a top-of-the-charts stalwart.


Patterson resides in Malibu, CA with his wife and son.


















May 2023