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Andrew McCarthy is a Actor American born on 29 november 1962 at New York City (USA)

Andrew McCarthy

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Birth name Andrew Thomas McCarthy
Nationality USA
Birth 29 november 1962 (61 years) at New York City (USA)

Andrew Thomas McCarthy (born November 29, 1962) is an American actor, travel writer and television director from Westfield, N.J. He is known for his roles in the 1980s films St. Elmo's Fire, Mannequin, Weekend at Bernie's, Pretty in Pink, and Less Than Zero, and more recently for his roles in the television shows Lipstick Jungle, White Collar, and Royal Pains.


In 1999, McCarthy married his college sweetheart Carol Schneider 20 years after they first dated. He later stated his reasons for tracking her down after they had drifted apart: "I ran into someone who said they had seen Carol and her boyfriend and they seemed really happy, and for some reason it bothered me for a week. I called her and asked her if she was really with this guy and asked her out for coffee."

In 2002, Schneider gave birth to a son, Sam. In 2005, the couple divorced.

On August 28, 2011 he married Dolores Rice. They have a daughter, Willow. In September 2013 it was announced that the couple were expecting their third child.

In 2004, he announced that he once had a serious alcohol problem, which began at age 12. In 1992, he entered a detoxification program and has been sober since.

Usually with

Rob Lowe
Rob Lowe
(3 films)
Paul Auster
Paul Auster
(1 films)
Wayne Wang
Wayne Wang
(2 films)
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Filmography of Andrew McCarthy (44 films)

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Come Dance with Me, 1h26
Directed by John Bradshaw
Origin Canada
Genres Romance
Actors Andrew McCarthy, Michelle Nolden, Zachary Bennett, Danny Wells
Roles Jack
Rating61% 3.095543.095543.095543.095543.09554
Jeune cadre promis à un bel avenir, Jack sort depuis quelques mois avec Demi Clayton, la fille de son patron. Invité par les Clayton à leur bal de Noël, il panique en apprenant qu'il va devoir danser la valse avec Demi, et décide de prendre des cours. Il veut faire sa demande en mariage le soir du bal. Mais son professeur de danse, Christine Davis, s'avère très séduisante
Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best
Genres Comedy
Actors Michael Weston, Arielle Kebbel, Andrew McCarthy, Christopher McDonald, Jason Ritter, Melissa Leo
Roles Brian
Rating63% 3.194053.194053.194053.194053.19405
The film opens with Alex (O'Nan), performing at a club with another artist. The performance goes badly, and Alex is kicked out of the partnership on account of his depressing lyrics.
Main Street, 1h32
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Orlando Bloom, Colin Firth, Andrew McCarthy, Ellen Burstyn, Amber Tamblyn, Patricia Clarkson
Roles Howard Mercer
Rating48% 2.400492.400492.400492.400492.40049
Each of the colorful citizens of a close-knit North Carolina community—from a once-wealthy tobacco heiress to the city's mayor to a local police officer—will search for ways to reinvent themselves, their relationships and the very heart of their neighborhood.
Camp Hell
Camp Hell (2010)
, 1h31
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Bruce Davison, Dana Delany, Will Denton, Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew McCarthy, Connor Paolo
Roles Michael Leary
Rating34% 1.7149851.7149851.7149851.7149851.714985
By the end of each summer, children from the fundamentalist Catholic community in the suburbs of New Jersey visited Camp Hope. Deep in the woods, away from civilization, the children are taught the ways of cult-like Christianity, the temptations of the flesh, and the horror of Satan. The head priest, who teaches the children these doctrines of fundamentalist Catholicism, has unknowingly brought evil with him by solely focusing on Sin instead of salvation. The priest fills these young minds with the belief that everything they do is an occasion of sin. He delves deep into their psyche asking them things like whether or not they masturbate, because masturbation, according to the Catholic Church, is the same as premarital sex and gives the devil a foothold in their hearts and minds. The priest also goes so far as to call a girl at the camp a whore simply because she was talking to a male member of the camp. These psychological attacks take their toll, and the presence of a demon starts to creep into the minds of the children, especially the main character, Tommy Leary.
The Good Guy, 1h31
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Alexis Bledel, Scott Porter, Bryan Greenberg, Andrew McCarthy, Aaron Yoo, Anna Chlumsky
Roles Cash
Rating57% 2.898942.898942.898942.898942.89894
The narrator, Tommy (Scott Porter), is young, clever, charming, and attractive. He's got a smart, pretty girlfriend, Beth (Alexis Bledel), a young Manhattanite and urban conservationist. He's also very good at his investment broker job, impressing his ruthless, cynical boss, Cash (Andrew McCarthy). When a key member of Tommy's sales team suddenly leaves for a competitor, Tommy needs to fill his spot quickly, and takes a chance on the bumbling Daniel (Bryan Greenberg), a former avionics engineer and computer geek who seems a bit naïve about high finance and a bit nervous around women. Tommy takes Daniel under his wing, showing him how to dress, where to socialize, and how to charm attractive women. Their relationship is threatened when Daniel begins spending more time with Beth, joining her book club, and becoming her confidant. Tommy begins to question his decision to share his wisdom with Daniel, while Daniel is forced to decide what success really means to him, and where his loyalties lie in life.
The National Tree, 1h28
Directed by Graeme Campbell
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Andrew McCarthy, Kari Matchett, Evan Williams, Jayne Eastwood, Paula Brancati
Roles Corey Burdock
Rating58% 2.945352.945352.945352.945352.94535
Seventeen-year-old Rock Burdock (Evan Williams) wins a nationwide contest for his tree to be planted across the White House. Faith Russel (Kari Matchett), marketing representative of the company Box of Toys who is in charge of the project, visits Rock and his father Corey (Andrew McCarthy). Corey planted the tree in their garden when Rock was born. He has reservations about the idea of transporting his tree cross country, but agrees under the condition that they deliver the tree themselves. While father and son drive the truck, Faith follows them most of the time in her car. Father and son are unable to strengthen their bonding and further dissensions arise along the way. However, Rock films the entire trip on camera and posts it on his blog. This gathers more and more fans on the internet and on the road and even causes some media coverage. Rock's internet acquaintance and love interest Katie (Paula Brancati) joins Rock on the way. Together they reach Washington, D.C on Thanksgiving. Meanwhile Faith's boss (Ted Atherton) secretly changed the plan. He wants to repeat the contest every year and therefore decides to erect the tree rather than planting it. After Faith's attempts to persuade her boss fail, the team now cuffs Rock to the tree and protest against its destruction. Using their media attention soon more people support their protest. Finally the President of the United States calls the Park ranger on his cell phone and tells him to plant the tree. Later Rock, Corey, Faith and Katie are invited to attend the Christmas lighting of the tree by the President.
The Spiderwick Chronicles, 1h31
Directed by Mark Waters
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Films about music and musicians, Musical films, Children's films, Jumeaux ou jumelles
Actors Freddie Highmore, Sarah Bolger, Mary-Louise Parker, Martin Short, Nick Nolte, Ron Perlman
Roles Richard Grace
Rating65% 3.251153.251153.251153.251153.25115
Recently divorced Helen Grace (Mary-Louise Parker) moves into the Spiderwick Estate with her children when it is given to her by her elderly aunt Lucinda (Joan Plowright), though identical twins Jared and Simon (Freddie Highmore) and their older sister Mallory (Sarah Bolger) do not want to move from the city. When Jared uncovers a dumbwaiter system behind a wall, Jared finds a monogrammed key and discovers the study of the late owner of the estate, Arthur Spiderwick (David Strathairn). Jared uses the key to open a chest. In it, he finds Spiderwick's field guide to faeries; although an attached note warns him not to read it, he does so anyway.
Crusader (2005)

Genres Thriller, Action
Actors Andrew McCarthy, Michael York, Richard Tyson, Bo Derek, Marina Gatell, Abel Folk
Roles Hank Robinson
Rating44% 2.2261152.2261152.2261152.2261152.226115
Suivez l'ascension de Hank, jeune journaliste arriviste, dans le monde impitoyable de la télévision : mensonges, chantages, intimidation… Quand tout le monde a quelque chose à cacher, même la vérité a un prix…
Straight From the Heart, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance, Western
Actors Theresa Polo, Andrew McCarthy, Patricia Kalember, Greg Evigan, Christine Tucci, J. Kenneth Campbell
Roles Tyler Ross
Rating67% 3.394753.394753.394753.394753.39475
Jordan Donovan (Teri Polo), a photographer from New York City, is set up with Tyler Ross (Andrew McCarthy), a Wyoming rancher, by her roommate after her boyfriend fails to commit. Jordan flies to Wyoming to meet Tyler and his sister Laurie and her fiancé. Jordan learns his sister placed his ad in the singles magazine for him. Although Tyler is initially put off by Jordan's city slicker attitude, they find themselves drawn to each other.
The Secret Life of Zoey, 1h30
Directed by Robert Mandel
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Mia Farrow, Julia Whelan, Andrew McCarthy, Cliff De Young, Katharine Isabelle, Crystal Lowe
Roles Mike Harper
Rating54% 2.7111452.7111452.7111452.7111452.711145
Zoé est une adolescente sans problème, c'est en tout cas ce qu'elle laisse paraitre : bonnes notes, bénévolat… Mais derrière cette façade se cache une ado qui a souffert du divorce de ses parents. Ils vont d'ailleurs bientôt en avoir la preuve.
The Sight
The Sight (2000)
, 1h26
Directed by Paul W.S. Anderson
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Andrew McCarthy, Kevin Tighe, Amanda Redman, Honor Blackman, Julian Firth, Alexander Armstrong
Roles Michael Lewis
Rating57% 2.8982452.8982452.8982452.8982452.898245
Michael Lewis, un jeune architecte Américain est à Londres pour restaurer un vieil hôtel d'époque. Mais il est en proie à des visions, des mauvais rêves qui vont le pousser dans une aventure policière dont il ne pouvait se douter ...
New Waterford Girl, 1h37
Directed by Allan Moyle
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Liane Balaban, Nicholas Campbell, Tara Spencer-Nairn, Mary Walsh, Cathy Moriarty, Andrew McCarthy
Roles Cecil Sweeney
Rating68% 3.4459753.4459753.4459753.4459753.445975
Mooney Pottie (Liane Balaban) is a 15 year old sick of her life in small-town New Waterford. She is considered an exceptional student by her depressive, semi-alcoholic English teacher, Cecil (Andrew McCarthy) who also nurtures an inappropriate crush towards her that is not reciprocated by Mooney. Based on her talent Cecil suggests that she should be allowed to move to New York City in order to cultivate her gift and manages to get her a scholarship at a school there. Her parents refuse to let her go, however. When a family from New York moves in next door, Mooney quickly becomes friends with the eldest daughter, Lou. Lou is the daughter of a jailed boxer and though she is small she is able to knock out men when they are lying, something that the town considers something of a religious miracle. Lou develops a side hustle, knocking out the unfaithful men of the town in exchange for money from their wronged girlfriends. Meanwhile Mooney concocts a plan to leave town. She begins to openly kiss different boys causing her to gain a reputation for being promiscuous. Not wanting to be left out, many boys claim they have slept with her. Mooney then claims she is pregnant which she knows will cause her religious parents to send her away where she can then escape and run away to Manhattan. However the plan backfires as the boys of the town, not wanting to appear to be the father, all confess that they have never slept with Mooney. Though Mooney orders Lou to punch them out to show they are liars they do not fall down when she hits them showing they are telling the truth. Nevertheless Mooney's parents continue to believe she is pregnant only now believing that she lied about her promiscuity in order to cover up the fact that the father is Cecil. Her father goes to Cecil's house where, grasping what is going on, Cecil confesses he is the father and allows Lou to punch him, faking that he has been knocked out. When Mooney tries to confess all to her father, Cecil kisses her. Mooney's mother, arriving in time to see the kiss, gets in the car and rams it several times into Cecil's trailer, pushing it over the edge of the cliff it was located on.
I'm Losing You, 1h21
Directed by Bruce Wagner
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Andrew McCarthy, Rosanna Arquette, Elizabeth Perkins, Buck Henry, Amanda Donohoe, Daniel von Bargen
Roles Bertie Krohn
Rating50% 2.513562.513562.513562.513562.51356
A melodrama of a wealthy Los Angeles family - and the journey each one begins after a death in the family. The title of the film refers not only to the loss of life and love, but to a phrase used by most Angelenos while talking on cellular phones; I'm Losing You... "I'm Losing You" follows the path of each character after a cataclysmic event: the death of Bertie's young daughter Tiffany, in an "accident". The family comes closer together in the wake of such an event, seeking to recover from a blow that has driven each one to near madness.