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Ron Livingston Biography

Birth Name:
Ronald Joseph Livingston
Birth Place:
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

Fast Facts

  • During his senior year at Yale, directed fellow student and Edward Norton in a play
  • While in college, performed at the Williamstown (MA) Theatre Festival, where he met actor George Wendt; after moving to L
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  • Met future wife Rosemarie DeWitt when the pair co-starred on the short-lived FOX series Standoff
  • Starred in the original, off-Broadway run of Neil LaBute's In a Dark Dark House in 2007
  • His sister Jennifer is a local news anchor, who made national news in 2016 when she responded to a viewer's email critizing her weight


  • 2013Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2002Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television: nominated