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Kevin Connolly Biography

Birth Place:
New York, New York, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Began acting at age 6; first gig was a Chips Ahoy commercial
  • Film debut was in 1990's Rocky V
  • Old friends with Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire; starred with the latter in 1992's short-lived Fox sitcom Great Scott!
  • His directorial debut, the 2003 short Whatever We Do, starred Robert Downey Jr
  • , Amanda Peet and Tim Roth
  • It was produced by Maguire and premiered at the Sundance Film Festival
  • In 2007, directed his first full-length film, Gardener of Eden
  • Also directs music videos

Awards

  • 2009Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: nominated
  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2007Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2006Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated