Chris McDonald ’77 Visits Campus – Hobart and William Smith Colleges \
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Chris McDonald ’77 Visits Campus

Actor Chris McDonald ’77 returned to campus for Reunion, and visited all weekend. He played in the golf tournament Friday morning, and spoke on Sunday morning in Bartlett Theatre about his experiences and career. McDonald is known to television audiences as Rex Weller, the slick lawyer and lovable rogue on the CBS drama “Family Law.” On the silver screen, he has played Shooter McGavin in “Happy Gilmore,” Thelma’s husband Darryl in “Thelma and Louise,” and Todd Gross in “The Perfect Storm.” In addition to Hobart College, he has studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, and the Stella Adler Acting Conservatory in New York.