Life after ‘Grey’s Anatomy’: T.R. Knight has kept busy since leaving Seattle

“There’s some exposed tuckus in that and not necessarily the most comfortable thing for me. “You’re not going to hire me to come out of the shower like Eric Dane.”
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11/22/63 (2016)
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Hulu’s James Franco-starring time-travel piece about the JFK assassination felt much like a play to Knight, as his character had one long scene they blocked in a single take. But what stuck with him was returning to that fateful location. 42 (2013)
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Playing a real-life character in the Jackie Robinson flick meant researching the world of 1940s baseball to best honor the legacy of Dodgers publicity chief Harold Parrott. For more from T.R. “To have a small part of telling that kind of epic story of gay rights, women’s rights, and civil rights all coming together in this one story — I can’t wait to see it,” Knight says, lauding co-star Guy Pearce. “We got to shoot on Dealey Plaza, which was a very eerie and emotional experience,” Knight says. Nearly a decade after T.R. It’s Only a Play (2015)
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Reuniting with Nathan Lane after co-starring in the short-lived CBS sitcom Charlie Lawrence, Knight had to strip down to his skivvies for this Broadway play. Knight on his return to Shondaland, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or   buy it here now   — and subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW. Next month, Knight joins the cast of The Catch as the brother of Mireille Enos’ Alice Vaughan, landing him back in the land that made him a household name. When We Rise (2017)
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In another case of playing a real-life figure, Knight has a role in ABC’s upcoming Dustin Lance Black docudrama chronicling the struggle of the modern gay rights movement. He’s a strong character and such a good guy. Knight endured a snowballing scandal and a dramatic exit from Grey’s Anatomy, he’s back in the last place you’d expect — Shondaland. “My little weird face, there’s not much that says Greek about that,” he says. “One of the twins especially creeped the s— out of me, frankly,” Knight says. Show Full Article “I saw her in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? “I just admire his work a lot. That was one [where] you want to have a hot shower afterward and just scrub with bleach.”
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The Good Wife (2013)
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“That was crazy because we shot that about five blocks away from where I was living at the time in Brooklyn,” says Knight, who calls scheming political operative Jordan Karahalios a “s— stirrer.” Knight also jokes Jordan was likely adopted. “There are some jobs that just make you wake up in the morning and you can’t believe that you’re a part of it; that was one of those,” Knight says. “Everyone was lovely on the project, but that was — yuck, what a horrible person that guy was. Law & Order: SVU (2011)
Knight took a dark turn as a set of twins on opposite ends of the spectrum — one, a family man, the other, a serial rapist. It was great to act with him.”
The Catch (2017)
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The Grey’s Anatomy alum morphs into the self-serving brother of Alice Vaughan for his triumphant return to Shondaland. Below is but a taste of what the actor   has done. Knight discusses his debut here. and then, of course, through The Killing. But what has Knight been up to in the years since he left Grey’s Anatomy? “We were doing our first Broadway shows at the same time,” Knight says of Enos. ET on ABC. It’s nice when you have acting impressions of people, then you get to finally act with them; that made it very exciting for me.”
The Catch returns Thursday, March 9 at 10 p.m. There’s some people who get hired to take off their clothes and it’s not for laughs — I don’t know what that’s like,” Knight says with a chuckle. Alas, Knight has not been asked to appear on spinoff The Good Fight.