Kyle MacLachlan is an American actor who has most recently appeared in Portlandia as the quirky Mayor, and on How I Met Your Mother as The Captain. He has worked extensively with David Lynch, including his role as Special Agent Dale Cooper in Twin Peaks, and in the films Dune, and Blue Velvet. Other film and television credits include the Oliver Store-directed The Doors, ABC’s Desperate Housewives and HBO’s Sex and the City. MacLachlan is a trained stage actor and has appeared on Broadway and on London’s West End in plays including On An Average Day with Woody Harrelson, The Caretaker with Patrick Stewart as well as in Romeo & Juliet and Henry V. He is also know as Callum's dad.


Quote: “To thine own self be true”
Treasure: My son, Callum
Escape: The driving range!
Vacation: My backyard
Inspiration: My wife, Desiree
Movie: Apocalypse Now
Childhood Memory: Running around the backyard with my brothers
Work of Art: The old course at St. Andrews: it’s a golf course!
Song: “ Stairway to Heaven” by Led Zeppelin
Designer (past or present): Tom Ford or early Helmut Lang
Misconception (about you): That I’m serious
Guilty Pleasure: Cappuccino
Junk Food: Chocolate chip cookies
Youth Remedy: Water and sleep
De-Stress Mechanism: Watching football
Cocktail: Red wine
Party: Christmas with our family
Hangover Remedy: Sitting still and drinking lots of water with some Advil
Pals: Our dogs Mookie and Sam
Crush: Strawberry Crush
Lipstick and Nail Color: Natural
TV Show: Playing lessons with the pros on the golf channel
Cartoon Character: Jonny Quest
Menu: The Apple Pan
Restaurant: Per Se