Matthew Staton 'Matt' Bomer (born October 11, 1977) is an American film actor who guest starred as Andy on "Freak Show" and stars in the series' fifth season, "Hotel."


Bomer was born in Webster Groves, Greater St. Louis, Missouri. He attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After graduation, he moved to New York where he starred in the soap opera All My Children.

Bomer starred in the hit tv show White Collar from 2009 - 2014.

He has also starred in several films including The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning, Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL

In 2011, Bomer starred in the Broadway debut of Dustin Lance Black's play, 8, a staged re-enactment of the federal trial that overturned California's Proposition 8.

In 2014, he joined the cast of American Horror Story and starred as Andy, a male prostitute who was having an affair with Dell Toledo. In 2015, he returned for the fifth season of American Horror Story as Donovan.


  • While accepting the Steve Chase Humanitarian Award in 2012, Matt Bomer publicly acknowledged that he was gay for the first time.
  • He is married to Simon Halls, his publicist. They married in 2011 and have three sons.
  • Both characters played by Matt Bomer died in the seasons in which they appear.
  • Ironically, Andy was killed by Dandy Mott (Finn Wittrock) in the fourth season, while Rudolph Valentino (Finn Wittrock) was killed by Donovan in the fifth one.


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