|Will Chase Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||September 12, 1970|
Will Chase is an American actor, director, producer, and singer who has essayed fan-favorite characters like Luke Wheeler in Nashville (2013-2017) and Michael Swift in the Broadway-inspired NBC show, Smash (2012-2013).
Frank William Chase
Frankfort, Kentucky, United States
Will was a student at the Western Hills High School in Kentucky.
He went to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in Ohio, from where he studied conducting under the tutelage of Robert Spano and also graduated as a percussionist.
Actor, Singer, Director, Producer
- Father – Jerald Chase
- Mother – Betty Chase
- Siblings – He has 2 older brothers.
In 2018, Will was represented by Anthony Calamita and Jackoway Austen.
6 ft or 183 cm
73 kg or 161 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
He has dated –
- Lori Chase (1998-2008) – Will was married to Lori Chase for nearly 10 years from 1998 until their divorce was finalized in 2008. The couple became parents to daughters Daisy Chase (b. 1999) and Gracie Chase (b. August 2, 2001) during their time together.
- Stephanie Gibson (2009-2012) – He tied the knot for the 2nd time with Stephanie Gibson on November 15, 2009. However, the duo called it quits in 2012.
- Debra Messing (2011-2014)
- Ingrid Michaelson (2015-Present)
Race / Ethnicity
Numerous tattoos including ‘Betty’ (his mother’s name) on his right bicep and his hometown ‘Kentucky’ on his left bicep
Will Chase Favorite Things
- TV Crush – Michael Pitt (from Boardwalk Empire)
- TV Shows – Boardwalk Empire, The West Wing
- Musical – Sweeney Todd
- Guilty Pleasure – Watching The West Wing while eating a large meat pizza
Source – TVIsMyPacifier.com
Will Chase Facts
- His inspiration for the role of Luke Wheeler on Nashville was the country music legend, Blake Shelton.
- Will is a highly-praised theater performer and has appeared in Broadway shows like Miss Saigon, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, The Full Monty, Billy Elliot: The Musical, etc.
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