Zachary John Quinto (born June 2, 1977) is an American actor who portrays Chad Warwick in the first season and Dr. Thredson in the second season of American Horror Story.


Zachary Quinto is best known for his roles as Sylar on the TV show Heroes and Spock in the 2009 reboot of the Star Trek film franchise. He came out as gay in 2011 and his romantic relationship with Glee star Jonathan Groff ended in July of 2013.

Zachary Quinto was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Dr. Oliver Thredson in Asylum.


  • While on the set of Asylum, Quinto played his banjo between takes because the set was creepy and he considered that it would lighten up the mood.[1]


Murder House




  1. Huffington, Zachary Quinto talking about moments of levity to snap out of the dark storylines while shooting the show, Nov 15, 2012
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