Jon Hamm

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  • Birth Name: Jonathan Daniel Hamm
  • Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/10/1971, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor
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Jon Hamm Fast Facts:Has said he became interested in acting in first grade, when he was chosen to play storybook bear Winnie the Pooh.
  • Taught eighth-grade acting for a year before moving to Hollywood to pursue his own career. One of his students was his future Bridesmaids costar Ellie Kemper.
  • Made his big-screen debut in Clint Eastwood's astronaut drama Space Cowboys (2000).
  • A 2000 cameo appearance on the NBC drama Providence led to a season-long run.
  • Established the production company Points West Pictures in 2009 with Jennifer Westfeldt.
  • Narrated the DVD chronicling the St. Louis Cardinals' 2011 World Series championship.
  • Has worked in advertisements for the Gap, Mercedes-Benz USA and the St. Louis Blues NHL team.
  • Jon Hamm Relationships:
  • Jennifer Westfeldt - Significant Other
  • Daniel Hamm - Father
  • Grace Bennett - Aunt
  • Deborah - Mother
  • Julie Schulte - Half Sister
  • Suzanne Tobey - Aunt
  • Jennifer Hinze - Half Sister
  • Betty Gain - Aunt
  • Jon Hamm Awards:
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2008 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Winner
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Winner
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Winner
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Texas, Austin, Texas, United States; University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, United States (1993)

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