Paul Sparks

Off Broadway: Buried Child (with Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, Rich Sommer, Taissa Farmiga, and Nat Wolff) 2016 Lortel Awards Nomination Television: “House of Cards” as Thomas Yates, “Boardwalk Empire” (Two time SAG award winner- Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series), “The Girlfriend Experience” (upcoming, prod. by Steven Soderbergh), “The Night Of” (upcoming July 2016, created by Steven Zaillian) Film: Mud, Midnight Special (with Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton and Kirsten Dunst) Paul’s distinguished work on stage has also earned him five Drama Desk Awards nominations in collaboration with some of theatre’s brightest playwrights: Adam Rapp, Craig Wright, and Stephen Belber.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Buried Child Pershing Square Signature Center-The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre 02/17/2016 Tilden
2 Pumpgirl New York City Center-Stage II 12/04/2007 Hammy
3 Essential Self-Defense Peter Jay Sharp Theater (at Playwrights Horizons) 03/28/2007 Yul
4 Landscape of the Body Peter Norton Space 04/16/2006 Captain Marvin Holahan
5 Bug Barrow Street Theatre 02/29/2004 N/A REPLACEMENT
6 Take Me Out Joseph Papp Public Theater/Anspacher Theater 09/05/2002 Kippy Sunderstrom/Shane Mungitt/Jason Chenier (Understudy)
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2016 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Buried Child Actor
2 NOMINATED 2007 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Actor in a Play Essential Self-Defense Actor