Fast Facts

  • Is a hockey fanatic and played for Boston College for one season.
  • Attended New York's prestigious Actor's Studio after college.
  • Costarred in several stage productions with Al Pacino, including The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel and Richard III.
  • First film appearance was in the celebrated 1986 turkey Howard the Duck.
  • Appeared in the rock band Alter Bridge's music video for "Broken Wings" in 2005.
  • As of 2011, he has been in more than 70 movies, including Air Force One, L.A. Confidential and Amistad (all in 1997).
  • Is often mistakenly referred to as the son of the deceased actor who shares his same name.

Awards

  • 2016, Independent Spirit Awards — Robert Altman Award: Winner
  • 2002, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2004, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 2003, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2001, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Lisa Giobbi — Wife
  • Snowden Guilfoyle — Daughter

College

  • Attended Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA; Yale University, New Haven, CT (BA in Economics, 1977)

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Details

  • Birth Name: Paul Guilfoyle
  • Birth Place: Boston, MA
  • Birthday: April 28, 1949, Taurus
  • Profession: Actor

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