Eric McCormack is a Canadian-American actor. He started his acting career in the 1980s. During this period, he appeared on several TV movies and guest starred on various shows. His first starring role was as Col. Francis Clay Mosby on Lonesome Dove: The Series. He then rose to fame for starring as Will Truman on the sitcom Will & Grace. For his performance here, he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. After this ended, he starred on the short-lived series Trust Me. He also had a recurring role as Max on The New Adventures of Old Christine. He then played the lead the role of Dr. Daniel Pierce on the TV series Perception. As of 2016, he stars as Grant MacLaren on the TV series Travelers.