Doug Savant is an American actor. His Hollywood career started in the 1980s. His first notable role on the small screen was in Knots Landing. He also appeared in the movies Teen Wolf, Trick or Treat, and Masquerade. In the ’90s, he gained popularity for his role as Matt Fielding in Melrose Place. In the 2000s, he became best known for starring as Tom Scavo in the acclaimed series Desperate Housewives. More recently, he appeared as a guest star in some television shows, including The X-Files, Notorious, and SEAL Team. He’s also appeared in the movie April Rain.