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Kurt Sutter Biography

Birth Place:
Rahway, New Jersey, United States
Producer, Director, Writer, Actor

Fast Facts

  • After college, worked as a stage actor in New York; taught at a New York acting studio in the early 1990s
  • Was an executive producer for the last two seasons of The Shield, and wrote for the series throughout its 2002-2008 run; credits include the 2005 and 2007 episodes in which his wife (and Sons of Anarchy costar), Katey Sagal, guest starred
  • Spent time with members of an Oakland motorcycle club before developing Sons of Anarchy
  • A motorcycle rider himself, has ridden across the U
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  • Has an occasional Sons of Anarchy role as imprisoned club member "Big Otto" Delaney; played an Armenian hit man on three episodes of The Shield


  • Esmé Louise Sutter -- Daughter
  • Albert Sutter Jr. -- Father
  • Sarah Grace White -- Stepdaughter
  • Jackson James White -- Stepson