- Category : 1959-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Penetration 3
American actor and political activist. He portrayed White House Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman on the NBC television drama "The West Wing," for which he was nominated for three consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards from 2001 to 2003, winning in 2001. This role also earned him three consecutive Golden Globe Award nominations.
In 2015, he won a second Primetime Emmy Award for his role as Marcy in "Transparent," and a fifth Primetime Emmy Award nomination for portraying Magnus Hirschfeld in the same series. He was an occasional columnist for The Huffington Post until November 2009.