Beloved for his role as Dr. Hank Lawson on USA's Royal Pains, Mark Feurestein has been charming television audiences for over 15 years. Last fall, Feuerstein gave viewers a look into his life beyond the screen with the CBS’ family comedy, 9JKL, which he wrote and co-created with his wife. Join SeriesFest for an in-depth conversation with the multi-hyphenate actor-writer-producer on the creative process of taking ideas to screen and the challenges of an evolving television industry.
Over the past 15 years, Mark Feuerstein has received critical acclaim for his roles in feature film, television and theater, but he is best known for his lead role as Dr. Hank Lawson in the series Royal Pains. Inspired by his real life experience, he wrote and created 9JKL with his wife, executive producer Dana Klein. Most recently, he appeared on Prison Break as arch-villain Jacob Ness. Additional television credits include The West Wing, Sex and the City, Once and Again, Fired Up! and Good, Morning, Miami. This past summer, Feuerstein was also recently seen in Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later where he was reunited with Prof. Elaine Showalter’s son, Michael.