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Terry Kinney Biography

Birth Place:
Lincoln, Illinois, United States
Actor, director

Fast Facts

  • Cofounded the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago with Gary Sinise and Jeff Perry in 1976
  • Nominated for a Tony Award in 1990 for his role in The Grapes of Wrath
  • Made big-screen directorial debut with 2008's Diminished Capacity
  • Also directed two episodes of the cable series Oz
  • Received an honorary doctorate degree from Illinois State University in 2011
  • Is a Chicago Cubs fan