Ted Levine

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Frank Theodore Levine
  • Birth Place: Bellaire, OH
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/29/1957, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Ted Levine Fast Facts:
  • Was inspired to be an actor as a kid after watching Laurel and Hardy movies.
  • Was a member of Chicago's Remains Theatre, founded by William Petersen and Gary Cole.
  • Breakout role was playing serial killer Buffalo Bill in The Silence of the Lambs.
  • Was uncredited in the J.J. Abrams-penned Joy Ride (2001); he provided the voice-overs for the murderous truck driver Rusty Nail.
  • Successfully segued from film to TV when cast as Captain Leland Stottlemeyer on Monk, a role he played from 2002 to 2009.
  • Ted Levine Relationships:
  • Mac Levine - Son
  • Kim Phillips - Wife
  • Melissa Levine - Daughter
  • Ted Levine Awards:
  • 2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • College:
  • Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT (1979); University of Chicago, Chicago, IL (MFA)

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