Neill Barry is an American film, television and stage actor, as well as an occasional screenwriter. Barry was born in New York City, New York. He made his acting debut at the age of thirteen in Martin Davidson's film Hero at Large. He co-wrote and starred in the independent film Friends & Lovers, which also starred Robert Downey Jr., Claudia Schiffer and Stephen Baldwin. Barry portrays Philip Rearden in Atlas Shrugged (2011), the film adaptation of Ayn Rand's novel of the same name.