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Dan Bucatinsky: A Character That Lived In Your Past

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Dan Bucatinsky is probably best known for his role in ‘Scandal' but he's also active behind the scenes.

He's executive producing the show ‘Who Do You Think You Are?'

It focuses on celebrities who learn surprising facts about their family history...like this one featuring Minnie Driver.

Fun facts about Dan Bucatinsky: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) He is an American actor, writer and producer, best known for his role as James Novak in the Shonda Rhimes drama series Scandal, for which he won Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series in 2013.

2) Bucatinsky was the writer, producer and star of the 2001 romantic comedy All Over the Guy. He has appeared in episodes of many television series, including Curb Your Enthusiasm, Weeds, Friends, NYPD Blue, That '80s Show, Frasier, and Will & Grace, as well as an episode of Grey's Anatomy (where Bucatinsky also serves as a consulting producer). He executive produced and acted in the 2005 HBO series The Comeback along with his producing partner, actress Lisa Kudrow. In 2008, Bucatinsky and Lisa Kudrow again worked as producers for the innovative and largely improvisational web series, Web Therapy, in which Kudrow starred and Bucatinsky also acted; Don Roos, his husband, directed.

3) Bucatinsky had a recurring role as a gay journalist and husband of the President's Chief of Staff on the ABC drama series, Scandal, for which he won the 2013 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. 

The season finale of ‘Who Do You Think You Are' airs tomorrow night at 9:00pm on TLC.

Twitter: @danbucatinsky  @TLC  @WDYTYA

Tune in to the season finale of #WDYTYA tomorrow 9/8c on @TLC.
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