Eric Stonestreet

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Eric Allen Stonestreet
  • Birth Place: Kansas City, KS
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/09/1971, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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Eric Stonestreet Fast Facts:
  • Grew up on a farm in Kansas.
  • Got hooked on acting after landing a small role in Craig Lucas' play Prelude to a Kiss, for which a friend had dared him to audition.
  • After college, moved to Chicago, where he found work in TV commercials and studied with the Second City and ImprovOlympic (now IO) comedy groups.
  • Had breakout role as Sheldon the hotel desk clerk in Almost Famous (2000).
  • Eric Stonestreet Relationships:
  • Katherine Tokarz - Ex-significant Other
  • Jamey Stonestreet - Mother
  • Vince Stonestreet - Father
  • Eric Stonestreet Awards:
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

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