With six Emmy and four Tony nominations to his credit, Victor Garber has been seen in some of the most memorable works of film, television and stage. He is currently starring as Martin Stein, a brilliant professor who fuses with Jefferson “Jax” Jackson (Franz Drameh) to form the superhero Firestorm, on The CW’s new series, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.
Garber co-starred in Ben Affleck’s Academy Award-winning film Argo. He also portrayed San Francisco Mayor George Moscone in Gus Van Sant’s Academy Award-nominated film Milk. Additional film credits include The First Wives Club, Sleepless In Seattle, Legally Blonde and the Academy Award-winning film Titanic. This year, Garber was seen starring with Ryan Reynolds in Self-Less, with Emily Blunt in Sicario and alongside Samuel L. Jackson in Big Game.
For his work on television, Garber has been nominated for six Emmy Awards, including three for the drama Alias, two for comedic guest-star roles on Frasier and Will & Grace, and a nomination for his portrayal of Sid Luft in the television movie Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows. Garber also starred in the dramas Deception, Eli Stone and Justice. Other credits include the musicals Annie, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella and Meredith Willson’s The Music Man.
In 2015, Garber recurred on several television series, including Web Therapy, Power and The Flash.
During his illustrious stage career Garber has earned four Tony nominations for his work in Damn Yankees, Lend Me a Tenor, Deathtrap and Little Me. He performed in the workshops of Sondheim’s Assassins and Wiseguys as well as in the Tony Award–winning play Art. His stage credits also include the original Broadway productions of Arcadia, The Devil’s Disciple, Noises Off and Sweeney Todd. Additionally, Garber garnered rave reviews in Sondheim’s Follies for City Center Encores! and most recently Present Laughter, directed by Nicholas Martin.
Garber currently resides in Vancouver while filming.