|Place of birth||Ottawa, Ontario, Canada|
|Date of birth||October 26, 1963|
Tom Cavanagh, October 26, 1963 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is an actor. He plays Howard in the ABC series Sports Night. He guest stars in the second season episode "The Giants Win the Pennant, the Giants Win the Pennant!". He is also known for his starring role in Ed and his recurring role in Scrubs. He had the lead role in the short lived series Love Monkey.