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Harry Connick Jr. is a singer, big band leader, talk show host and actor. He has sold over 28 million albums worldwide. He played Grace's husband, Leo Markus, on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace from 2002 to 2006. Connick began his acting career as a tail gunner in the World War II film Memphis Belle. He played a serial killer in Copycat, before being cast as a fighter pilot in the blockbuster Independence Day. Connick's first role as a leading man was in Hope Floats with Sandra Bullock. His first thriller film since Copycat came in the film Basic with John Travolta. Additionally, he played the violent ex-husband in Bug, before two romantic comedies, P.S. I Love You, and the leading man in New in Town with Renée Zellweger. In 2011, he appeared in the family film Dolphin Tale as Dr. Clay Haskett and in its 2014 sequel.

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FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2016, file photo, Harry Connick Jr. participates in the "Harry" panel during the NBC Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Connick will sing the national anthem at the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

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Judge Harry Connick Jr. is seen during the panel of "American Idol" at the FOX Winter 2014 TCA, on Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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From left, Host Ryan Seacrest, Judges Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, and Harry Connick Jr., and executive producers Trish Kinane and Per Blankens are seen during the panel of "American Idol" at the FOX Winter 2014 TCA, on Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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** FILE ** Singer Harry Connick Jr. performs on Fox's "American Idol" on Thursday, May 2, 2013. He joins singer-actress Jennifer Lopez and country singer Keith Urban as a judge for the 13th season, which begins in January. (AP Photo/Fox, Frank Micelotta)

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** FILE ** Singer Harry Connick Jr. performs on Fox's "American Idol" on Thursday, May 2, 2013. He joins singer-actress Jennifer Lopez and country singer Keith Urban as a judge for the 13th season, which begins in January. (AP Photo/Fox, Frank Micelotta)

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Singer Harry Connick Jr. performs onstage at "American Idol" Season 12 Top 4 To 3 Live Elimination Show in Los Angeles. Fox announced Tuesday that Connick, along with Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban will be judges on the upcoming season of "American Idol." (AP Photo/Fox, Frank Micelotta, File)

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Singer Harry Connick Jr. performs onstage at "American Idol" Season 12 Top 4 To 3 Live Elimination Show in Los Angeles. Fox announced Tuesday that Connick, along with Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban will be judges on the upcoming season of "American Idol." (AP Photo/Fox, Frank Micelotta, File)

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FILE - In this April 25, 2010 file photo, singer Harry Connick Jr. attends the opening night performance of the Broadway musical "Promises, Promises" in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file)