John Scot Barrowman, MBE
is a Scottish-American actor, singer, dancer, presenter, and writer. He is well-known for his portrayal of Captain Jack Harkness
on Doctor Who
and its spinoff, Torchwood
. He also portrayed Malcolm Merlyn
and its spin-offs The Flash
and DC's Legends of Tomorrow
For Disney, he played Beast in the musical version of Beauty and the Beast and Patrick Logan in Desperate Housewives.
- Both Barrowman and David Tennant have appeared on Doctor Who, in starring roles alongside each other. Both men also appeared in various Fireman Sam specials, though not in the same ones.