Dec. 27th, 1964
New York City, New York, USA
Ian Gomez's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - I Hate Valentine's Day
2009 - My Life In Ruins
2005 - Underclassman
2004 - The Last Shot
2002 - My Big Fat Greek Wedding
2001 - The Center of the World
1999 - EDtv
1993 - Excessive Force
Guest TV Roles
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- Married to actress 'Nia Vardalos (I)' (qv).
- His wife Nia Vardalos made a guest appearance as the wife of his character on The Drew Carey show.
- Of Puerto Rican, Jewish and Greek extraction.
- The New York native moved from Chicago in 1994 to try to get his big break, which occurred when he landed the recurring role on _"The Drew Carey Show" (1995)_ (qv).
- Ian and Nia adopted a toddler daughter in 2008.
- Was the model for the Ian Miller (John Corbett) character in My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), which was written by his wife Nia Vardalos.
- An alumnus of Chicago's ImprovOlympic improvisation troupe. Fellow members include the late 'Chris Farley' (qv), 'Jon Favreau' (qv), 'Pat Finn (II)' (qv), 'Tim Meadows' (qv) and 'Rachel Dratch' (qv).