Mr. Goldwyn joined the board in 2018. An actor, director and producer, he recently finished a sold-out run of director Ivo Van Hove’s Broadway production of “Network” with Bryan Cranston and Tatiana Maslany. He was also seen on the Netflix series, “Chambers,” starring alongside Uma Thurman and on Shonda Rhimes’ remarkable series “Scandal” where he played President Fitzgerald Grant for seven seasons.
Mr. Goldwyn has appeared in and/or directed dozens of feature films and television shows throughout his successful career. He made an auspicious feature directorial debut with “A Walk on the Moon” starring Diane Lane and Viggo Mortensen and went on to direct the films “The Last Kiss,” “Someone Like You” and “Conviction.”
As an actor, Mr. Goldwyn first caught audiences’ attention with his portrayal of the villain in the box office smash “Ghost.” He has appeared in numerous other films including, “The Pelican Brief,” “Kiss The Girls,” Oliver Stone’s “Nixon,” the title voice in Disney’s animated “Tarzan,” “The Last Samurai,” “The Last House on the Left” and “Divergent.”
A longtime Americares supporter, Mr. Goldwyn has served as an Americares ambassador since 2014 and has traveled with the organization to Guatemala and Puerto Rico. He also serves as an ambassador for Stand Up To Cancer and serves on the boards of the 2nd Stage Theater, the MPTF Foundation and the Innocence Project. Mr. Goldwyn earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Brandeis University and trained as an actor at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).