Stephen Lang

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Queens, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/11/1952, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor; playwright
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Stephen Lang Fast Facts:
  • Caught the acting bug at age 5 after he was cast as George Washington in a school play.
  • Acted in regional and repertory theater for 10 years prior to being cast in the 1984 Death of a Salesman Broadway revival with Dustin Hoffman.
  • Played the role of Lt. Col. Jessep in the Broadway version of A Few Good Men before it became a movie.
  • Gained 35 pounds to play the titular character in the 1991 made-for-TV movie Babe Ruth.
  • Wrote and starred in the acclaimed one-man play Beyond the Glory, in which he portrayed eight Medal of Honor recipients.
  • Served as co-artistic director (with Carlin Glynn and Lee Grant) of the famed Actors Studio during the mid-2000s.
  • Stephen Lang Relationships:
  • Noah Lang - Son
  • Grace Lang - Daughter
  • Daniel Lang - Son
  • Eugene Lang - Father
  • Jane Lang - Sister
  • David Lang - Brother
  • Kristina Watson - Wife
  • Lucy Jane Lang - Daughter
  • Theresa Lang - Mother
  • Stephen Lang Awards:
  • 1991 Tony: Actor (Featured Role--Play) - Nominee
  • College:
  • Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA (BA in English Literature, 1973)

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