• Marc Blucas is an American actor born in 1972
• He played basketball at Wake Forest University and professionally in England
• He has appeared in many movies, such as "Pleasantville" and "Meet Dave"
• He is married to Ryan Haddon, an American journalist and a news presenter
• He has an estimated net worth of over $3 million

Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$1.5 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 11, 1972
SpouseRyan Haddon
FactSon-in-law of Dayle Haddon.

Who is Marc Blucas? Wiki Bio

Marcus Paul Blucas was born in Butler, Pennsylvania USA on 11 January 1972 – his zodiac sign is Capricorn and he holds American nationality. He is an actor, best known for appearing in the supernatural TV series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and the drama series “Underground”.

Early life and education

Marc was raised with his older sister Kristen in Girard, Pennsylvania by his father Walter Joseph Blucas who is a sportsman and a school principal, and his mother who is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

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Marc studied at Girard High School where he played basketball, leading his team to compete in the Pennsylvania Boys AA State Championship. Upon matriculation, he attended Wake Forest University on a basketball scholarship, and played for the university’s Wake Forest Demon Deacons while he was also part of the Sigma Phi Epsilon, a social college fraternity. Marc graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1994, but wasn’t drafted by any National Basketball Association (NBA) teams, so decided to move to England, where he played for Manchester Giants in the British Basketball League. After a year there, he pursued a career as a lawyer before switching to being an actor.

Film roles

He made his debut film appearance in 1996 in the comedy movie “Eddie”, which stars Whoopi Goldberg and Frank Langelia, and follows Edwina who becomes a New York Knicks’ coach. He played the lead role in “Pleasentville” in 1998, and side roles in “The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human” and “House on Haunted Hill” in 1999.

He made a short appearance in the 2001 comedy film “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back”, as well as in “Summer Catch”, while 2002 saw him act in three films = “We Were Soldiers”, “Sunshine State”, and “They”.

He continued playing support characters in many movies for the next five years, such as in “Prey for Rock & Roll”, “View from the Top”, and “First Daughter” before being invited to portray the lead character, Kevin Parson in the horror movie “Thr3e”, released in 2006 which follows a psychopath murderer who gives his victims riddles to solve if they want to live. In 2007, he appeared in “After Sex” and “The Jane Austen Book Club”, and starred as David Lamont in the thriller movie “The Killing Floor” alongside Shiri Appleby and Reiko Aylesworth.

He went on to play a side role in the critically acclaimed comedy film “Meet Dave” shot in 2008, as well as in “Deadline”, “Stuntmen”, and “Mother and Child” while his next notable performance was in “Sleeping with Other People” in 2015.

Some of Marc’s latest appearances in movies have been in “The Red Maple Leaf” and “Operation Christmas” released in 2016, and “Brawl in Cell Block 99” which came out in 2017.

Appearances in TV series

He made his debut TV series appearance in “Arliss” in 1997, which was followed by his roles in “Clueless” and “Underdressed”.

He won his first main role in a TV series in 1999, portraying Riley Finn in “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” in 31 episodes between 1999 and 2002. The series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar and Nicholas Brendon, and follows a young woman who is spending her life fighting demons and vampires together with her friends. Marc was praised for his performance, and was invited to guest star in a single episode of many series such as “House” in 2007, “Lie to Me” in 2009, and “Law & Order: Los Angeles” in 2010, while his next main role came in 2011 when he portrayed Matthew Donnally in “Necessary Roughness”, a TV series which stars Callie Thorne and Scott Cohen, and follows a psychotherapist who finds out her husband is cheating on her.

Marc played recurring characters in two TV series – “Killer Women” in 2014 and “Underground” in 2016 – while his latest role in a TV series has been in the legal drama series “The Fix”, which aired its first episode on 18 March 2019. Besides being an actor, Marc is also teaching basketball at an all-girls high school located in Los Angeles, California.

Love life and wife

In 2000, Marc started dating Mary Parent, a film producer and studio executive born in 1968, and they were together for over five years before splitting, while a rumor had it that the two were engaged.

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Shortly afterwards, he started dating Lauren Graham, an American author and actress best known for starring in the TV Series “Gilmore Girls”, but they split after several months.

He met his future wife Ryan Haddon, an American journalist and a news presenter, in 2007 and the two married two years later on 25 July 2009. Ryan was born on 17 April 1971 in the USA and is a graduate of Boston University. She was married to Christian Slater from 2000 to 2007 and has two children with him. She is best known for being a daughter of Dayle Haddon , a famous Canadian model and actress.

Marc and Ryan have no children together, but are raising Ryan’s two children from her first marriage.

Hobbies and other interests

Marc has been a fan of comedy since he was a teenager, and dreamed about becoming a stand-up comedian – he occasionally attends live comedy shows today. He likes to travel and has been all around the US to shoot for his TV series and movies, while he has also vacationed in Europe many times, in countries such as Germany and Italy while his dream travel destination is Miami in Florida. He is a big lover of animals – his favorites are horses and he has two pet dogs.

Some of his favorite actors and actresses are Jim Carrey, Eddie Murphy and Meryl Streep, while some of his favorite movies include “Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls”, “Meet Dave” (in which he appeared), and “Devil Wears Prada”. He has read many books, with his favorites being “Siddhartha” and “The Winter Castle”, while his favorite writer is Yann Martel. He is physically active and has four to five training sessions at the gym each week.

Appearance and net worth

Marc is 48 years old. He has short brown hair and grey eyes, is 6ft 2ins (1.88m) tall, and weighs around 187lbs (85kgs). As of March 2020, his net worth is estimated at over $3 million, while his wife’s wealth is reputedly $1 million.

General Info

Full NameMarc Blucas
Net Worth$1.5 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 11, 1972
Height1.88 m
Weight82 kg
EducationGirard High School, Wake Forest University


SpouseRyan Haddon
ParentsWalter Joseph Blucas, Mary Blucas


MoviesFirst Daughter, Knight and Day, Summer Catch, The Jane Austen Book Club, We Were Soldiers, I Capture the Castle, Prey for Rock & Roll, Meet Dave, The Killing Floor, Pleasantville, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, View from the Top, Sleeping with Other People, Touchback, The Alamo, Three, Sunshine Sta...
TV ShowsKiller Women, Necessary Roughness, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, True Blue

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1[on being a part of Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)] "It was a thrill to have been a part of that show and one of those things that will always be a feather in my cap because it's so well respected. I was blessed to be on it".


1Marc's father is of half Polish and half Czech descent. Marc's maternal grandfather was of English and Scottish ancestry, while Marc's maternal grandmother was the daughter of Croatian parents.
2Son-in-law of Dayle Haddon.
3Apart from acting, he coaches the basketball team of a private all-girls Catholic high school in Los Angeles, California.
4Named #6 of the Top Ten Sexiest Men of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)/Angel (1999) universe in a fan poll by the Buffy the Vampire Slayer fanzine (2004).
5Filmed one scene for House on Haunted Hill (1999), but it was cut from the theatrical release. The scene is featured on the DVD's deleted scenes section.
6Mark is a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity Wake Forest University '94
7Played shooting guard and small forward for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons from 1990-1994 and started alongside Tim Duncan. He had a career total of 387 points, 187 rebounds, and 114 assists in 89 games played.




Brawl in Cell Block 99filmingGil
One HeartannouncedKris Hogan
Notorious2016TV SeriesEric Jessup
The Irresistible Blueberry Farm2016TV MovieRoy Cumberfield
The Red Maple Leaf2016Derek Sampson
Underground2016TV SeriesJohn Hawkes
Limitless2015TV SeriesNick Tanner
Sleeping with Other People2015Chris
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2014TV SeriesAdam King
Stalker2014TV SeriesMark Richards
Killer Women2014TV SeriesDan Winston
Blue Bloods2013TV SeriesRussell Berke
Necessary Roughness2011-2013TV SeriesMatthew Donnally
Body of Proof2011TV SeriesDoctor Chandler
Red State2011ATF Sniper
True Blue2010TV MovieJ.D. Conlin
Law & Order: LA2010TV SeriesChip Jarrow
Knight and Day2010Rodney
See Kate Run2009TV MovieJack Brookshire
Castle2009TV SeriesJeremy Preswick
Lie to Me2009TV SeriesJack Rader
Mother and Child2009Steven
Stuntmen2009Eligh Supreme
Stay Cool2009Brad Nelson
Eleventh Hour2008TV SeriesDetective McNeil
Meet Dave2008Mark
Judy's Got a Gun2007TV MovieRichard Palm
After Sex2007Christopher
The Jane Austen Book Club2007Dean
House M.D.2007TV SeriesJohn Kelley
The Killing Floor2007David Lamont
Thr3e2006Kevin Parson
First Daughter2004James Lansome
The Alamo2004James Bonham
One Flight Stand2003ShortBen
View from the Top2003Tommy Boulay
Prey for Rock & Roll2003Animal
I Capture the Castle2003Neil Cotton
They2002Paul Loomis
Sunshine State2002Scotty Duval
Buffy the Vampire Slayer1999-2002TV SeriesRiley Finn
We Were Soldiers20022nd Lt. Henry Herrick
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back2001The Guy
Summer Catch2001Miles Dalrymple
House on Haunted Hill1999Period Film Actor (scenes deleted)
The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human1999The Female's Ex-Boyfriend
Undressed1999TV SeriesBilly
Clueless1999TV SeriesDoug Sampson
The '60s1999TV MovieBuddy Wells
Pleasantville1998Basketball Hero
Arli$$1998TV SeriesMcNamara
Dilemma1997SWAT Team
Eddie1996Bench Knicks
Inflammable1995TV MovieEvans


The Day2011/Ico-executive producer


Home & Family2016TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition2016TV SeriesHimself
'Buffy': Season 5 Overview2003Video documentary shortHimself
'Buffy': Season 4 Overview2003Video documentary shortHimself
The 27th Annual People's Choice Awards2001TV SpecialHimself


Won Awards

2016Action on Film AwardAction on Film International Film Festival, USAOutstanding Cast Performance - FeatureThe Red Maple Leaf (2016)

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