Gale Harold

GalleryGale Harold is a versatile actor hailing from Atlanta, Georgia. After attending the San Francisco Art Institute, Harold began studying acting at the suggestion of close friend, producer Susie Landau Finch. After four years of training and theatre work, Harold was cast as “Brian Kinney”, the lead character of the series Queer As Folk for the Showtime network. The series ran for five years, and he has been working ever since.

Harold has a vast array of stage credits including Tennessee Williams’ Suddenly Last Summer opposite Carla Gugino and Blythe Danner for the Roundabout Theatre Company, Williams’ Orpheus Descending at Theater/Theatre of which his performance was labeled “brilliant” by the LA Times and the play received the McCulloh Award For Revival from the Los Angeles Dramatic Critics Circle 2011, Austin Pendelton’s Uncle Bob at the Soho Playhouse, Gillian Plowman’s Me And My Friend at The Los Angeles Theatre Center, and various productions at A Noise Within Repertory Company.

Gale most recently was seen in Kevin Williamson’s series The Secret Circle,  had a recurring role on the CW’s Hellcats, and has recurred on Emmy and Golden Globe award winning shows including Deadwood, Desperate Housewives, Grey’s Anatomy,  as well as made guest appearances on The Unit, Law and Order SVU, and CSI: NY. Harold’s film credits include Wake, Particles of Truth (Tribeca Film Festival), Rhinoceros Eyes (Toronto Film Festival), Fathers and Sons, The Unseen, and Falling For Grace. He is currently recurring on the new SyFy show Defiance.

Along with executive producer David Bowie and producer Mia Bays, Gale co-produced the film Scott Walker: 30TH CENTURY MAN, directed by Stephen Kijak. The film’s world premiere was at the London Film Festival, and debuted internationally at the Berlin International Film Festival. The film’s U.S. premiere was at the South By Southwest Film Festival.