Aside from appearing in television, he made his Broadway debut in the 2001 production of The Music Man and starred in the 2005 film The Sisters. It changed me in that the concept of any other options disappeared. "It was all I wanted, to be a classical actor for the rest of my life, but during the last couple of years I was there, I started to realise that it wasn't for me.
Following the series conclusion of Will & Grace in 2006, Mc Cormack starred as the leading role in the New York production of Some Girl(s). Perhaps I didn't have to give my Hamlet before I died, that the world might be an OK place without my Hamlet, in fact." Mc Cormack appeared in the productions A Midsummer Night's Dream, Henry V, Murder in the Cathedral and Three Sisters.
("We go out to dinner and freak people out," said Messing.) But their ongoing friendship shouldn't come as a surprise: When the show's pilot first aired they both had an inkling they made a great team.
"I was too superstitious to say it out loud, but he turned to me after we shot the pilot ...
During its eight-year run, Will & Grace not only won countless awards and pulled in millions of viewers, it also broke ground with its plotline centred around a gay man and a straight woman sharing an apartment.
When asked if they knew the sitcom was going to be revolutionary from the beginning, Eric replied, 'We were sitting literally in positions exactly like this on the night of the pilot looking at each other going "Knock wood, but are you thinking what I'm thinking?
She continued her education by getting her Masters Degree in Acting at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
During filming of the show, Eric also co-starred in the A&E television mini-series . Not only is he a big supporter of gay rights, but he works closely with Project Angel Food, which benefits men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.and he said, 'I think we're going to be together for a long time,'" recalled Messing."And I got chills." The pair, along with co-stars Megan Mullally and Sean Hayes (who has a new show on NBC, "Sean Saves the World") had terrific chemistry.Eric James Mc Cormack (born April 18, 1963) is a Canadian-American actor known for his role as Will Truman in the American sitcom Will & Grace.Born in Toronto, Mc Cormack began his acting career performing in high school plays.