Jamie Burns
played by Matt Bomer
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Jamie Burns (Matt Bomer) is an upstanding Dorchester resident and expectant father who looks to Detective Harry Ambrose for support in the wake of the accident.

Matt Bomer stars in USA Network’s hit limited series, The Sinner, as Jamie Burns, an upstanding Dorchester resident and expectant father who looks to Detective Harry Ambrose (Bill Pullman) for support in the wake of the accident.

Returning back to USA Network, Golden Globe winner Matt Bomer, starred on USA Network’s White Collar as Neal Caffrey. Television appearances include roles in “American Horror Story: Hotel” alongside Kathy Bates and Lady Gaga, “The last Tycoon,” and “Will and Grace.” Additional credits include “Traveler,” “True Calling,” “Glee,” and “The New Normal.”

Bomer starred alongside Mark Ruffalo, Julia Roberts, and Jim Parsons in the critically acclaimed screen adaptation of “The Normal Heart” for director Ryan Murphy. For the film, which is based on the Tony Award-winning stage drama of the same name, Matt won a Golden Globe Award, a Critics’ Choice Award, and received an Emmy® Award nomination. Additional film credits include, “Viper Club,” “The Nice Guys” opposite Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe, “The Magnificent Seven,” “Walking Out,” “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning,” “Flight Plan” with Jodie Foster, “In Time” alongside Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried, sci-fi dramadey “Space Station 76” with Liv Tyler and Patrick Wilson, and “Magic Mike XXL” with Channing Tatum and Matthew McConaughey 

Last Summer, Bomer appeared on stage in the Broadway revival of “The Boys In The Band.” The show opened at the Booth Theatre to critical acclaim and sold out audiences. Other stage credits include the Broadway and Los Angeles readings of Dustin Lance Black’s play “8” where he was joined by Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt, George Clooney, John C. Reilly, and Ellen Barkin.

Most recently, Bomer made his directorial debut with a critically acclaimed episode of “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.”

Upcoming, Bomer will star in John Butler’s “Papi Chulo,” which premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival and is set to be released spring 2019.