Murray Bartlett is an actor who is from Australia. Some of his most notable roles are as Dominic “Dom” Basaluzzo on the HBO comedy-drama series Looking, Michael “Mouse” Tolliver on the Netflix reboot of Tales of the City, and Armond in the HBO satire comedy series The White Lotus, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie.
He will play a lead role in the upcoming TV show based on The Last of Us. He also has a part in the Apple TV+ show Physical and the Welcome to Chippendales miniseries on Hulu.
Murray Bartlett was born in Sydney, New South Wales, on March 20, 1971. When he was four years old, his family moved to Perth, where he grew up. Bartlett went to school at the John Curtin College of the Arts in Fremantle. In 1988, he got his diploma from the drama programme there. He was accepted into the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney after he finished high school.
Bartlett worked as an actor in Australia for a number of years. He had a part in the TV show headLand. On Neighbours in 1993, he played con man Luke Foster. Bartlett moved to the United States in the year 2000. A few years later, he got his first big break when he was hired as a guest star on the HBO show Sex and the City.
In four episodes of the SciFi Channel show Farscape, he also played D.K., who was John Crichton’s best friend. Hugh Jackman’s Broadway hit The Boy From Oz was put on tour by an Australian company in 2006. Bartlett was in it with Jackman.
Bartlett played Cyrus Foley on the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light from March 2007 until September 2009, when the show was cancelled. From 2014 to 2015, he played Dominic “Dom” Basaluzzo on the comedy-drama show Looking on HBO.
In 2016, he played the same character in the series’ last episode, Looking: The Movie, which aired on TV. In 2017, he played a part in the musical drama series Nashville that came back more than once. Tales of the City was brought back by Netflix, and Bartlett played the main character, Michael “Mouse” Tolliver.
In the 2021 movie The White Lotus, Bartlett played Armond, the manager of a luxury resort and a former drug addict who has been “Clean” for 5 years. Bartlett got the part by putting together a self-tape audition.n
Bartlett was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Awards and the Independent Spirit Awards for his performance. He also won the AACTA Awards, the Critics’ Choice Television Awards, and the Primetime Emmy Award.
Is Murray Bartlett Gay?
Yes, Murray Bartlett is Gay and His Sexual Orientation is Homosexual. Bartlett came out as gay early in his career, saying, “I didn’t feel like I had a choice; I just never thought I could be anyone else.”
The moment Murray Bartlett earned that Emmy pic.twitter.com/BLCLQ7aTC0
— Sean Abrams (@seanybrams) September 13, 2022
Bartlett doesn’t talk much about his relationships. But after he came out as gay, there were rumours that he was dating a man named Matt. The internet hasn’t said much about the relationship or his partner, though.