Mark Lawson (born December 17, 1979) is an American actor best known for portraying Brody Lovett on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live.
Lawson grew up in Bristol, Virginia
before studying at the Boston Conservatory
, where he earned his BFA
in musical theatre, and London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. After five years in Los Angeles, Lawson was about to give up on acting, giving himself ten more auditions, before he won the role of the ex-Navy SEAL
and presumed dead Brody Lovett on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live
and moved to New York in March 2008. His other television credits include a guest stint on Cold Case