Terry Kinney Biography (1954-)

Born January 29, 1954, in Lincoln, IL; son of Kenneth C. (a tractor company supervisor) and Elizabeth L. (a telephone operator; maiden name, Eimer) Kinney; married Elizabeth Perkins (an actress), March 27, 1984 (divorced); marriedKathryn Erbe (an actress); children: (second marriage) Maeve Elsbeth Erbe Kinney. Addresses: Agent: Gersh Agency, 232 N. Canon Dr., Beverly Hills,CA 90210.; Manager: Untitled Entertainment, 8436 West Third St., Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90048.; Office: c/o Steppenwolf Theatre Company, 758 West North Ave., 4th floor, Chicago, IL 60610.

Actor, director
Birth Details
January 29, 1954
Lincoln, Illinois, United States

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • Bill (the photographer), Seven Minutes in Heaven (also known as Deslices de joventud), Warner Bros., 1985
  • Paul Deveneux, No Mercy, TriStar, 1986
  • Lew Ellis, A Walk on the Moon, Midwest, 1987
  • Mark, Miles from Home (also known as Farm of the Year), Cinecom International, 1988
  • Gil Lawrence, Talent for the Game, Paramount, 1991
  • Jeremy, Queens Logic, Seven Arts, 1991
  • John Cameron, The Last of the Mohicans, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1992
  • Steve Malone, Body Snatchers, Warner Bros., 1993
  • Lamar Quinn, The Firm, Paramount, 1993
  • Todd Carter, Devil in a Blue Dress (also known as Le diable enrobe bleue), TriStar, 1995
  • Richard (Mimi's husband), White Lies, Buena Vista, 1996
  • David Alden, Fly Away Home (also known as Father Goose andFlying Wild), Columbia, 1996
  • Ralph Ferguson, Sleepers, Warner Bros., 1996
  • Pedro, Luminous Motion, Artistic License, 1998
  • Hank, Young Girl and the Monsoon, Artistic License, 1999
  • Tim, Oxygen, A-Pix Entertainment, 1999
  • George Dorset, The House of Mirth (also known as Chez les heureux du monde and Haus Bellomont), Sony Pictures Classics, 2000
  • Roy Johnson, Save the Last Dance, Paramount, 2001
  • Himself, The Making of "Save the Last Dance," 2001
  • Hogue, House Hunting (short), 2003
  • Dent, The Game of Their Lives, 2003
  • Film Director
  • Found in the Street, 2004
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Steve Woodman, thirtysomething, ABC, 1987-1988
  • Tim McManus, Oz, HBO, 1997-
  • Miniseries
  • Pastor Tom Bird, Murder Ordained (also known as Broken Commandments and Kansas Gothic), CBS, 1986
  • Professor Tim Mihkalick, Deadly Matrimony (also known as Shattered Promises and Shattered Vows), NBC, 1992
  • Joseph Kennedy, Sr., JFK: Reckless Youth, ABC, 1993
  • Billy Watson, George Wallace, TNT, 1997
  • Movies
  • Paul Hogarth, None So Blind (also known as Kojak, Kojak:None So Blind, and ABC Saturday Mystery), ABC, 1990
  • Walter Calloway, The Good Old Boys, TNT, 1995
  • Lloyd Dickens, Critical Choices, Showtime, 1996
  • Dr. Paul Sadowski, Don't Look Down (also known as Wes Craven Presents Don't Look Down and Wes Craven's Don't Look Down), ABC, 1998
  • James Daly, That Championship Season, Showtime, 1999
  • Rand Danforth, Midwives, Lifetime, 2001
  • Dennis Shepard, The Laramie Project, HBO, 2002
  • Specials
  • Reverend Jim Casy, The Grapes of Wrath, PBS, 1991
  • Intimate Portrait: Rita Moreno, Lifetime, 2001
  • Episodic
  • Assistant State Attorney William Pepin, "The Good Collar," Miami Vice, NBC, 1986
  • Richard Laumer ("Mystery Man"), "Map of the Heart," Homicide: Life onthe Street (also known as H: LOTS and Homicide), NBC, 1996
  • Television Director
  • Episodic
  • "Cruel and Unusual Punishments," Oz, HBO, 1999
  • "Wheel of Fortune," Oz, HBO, 2002
  • Stage Appearances
  • Murphy, The Indian Wants the Bronx, Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago,IL, 1976
  • The Glass Menagerie, North Light Repertory Company, Evanston, IL,1982
  • Fick, Balm in Gilead, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1983
  • Treat, Orphans, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1984, then Westside Arts Theatre, New York City, 1985
  • Sweet Bird of Youth, Royal Alexandra Theatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1988
  • Loose Ends, Second Stage Theatre, New York City, 1988
  • Reverend Jim Casy, The Grapes of Wrath, Steppenwolf Theatre, thenCort Theatre, New York City, both 1990
  • Servy-N-Bernice 4Ever, Provincetown Playhouse, New York City, 1991
  • A Clockwork Orange, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1994
  • Tilden, Buried Child, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 1996
  • Also appeared in Tracers; Cloud 9; A Prayer for My Daughter; The House; Action; Savages; Death of a Salesman; Exit the King; Sandbar Flatland; and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.
  • Stage Director
  • And a Nightingale Sang, Mitzi Newhouse Theatre, New York City, 1981
  • Brilliant Traces, Circle Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1989
  • A Streetcar Named Desire, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1997
  • Eyes for Consuela, Manhattan Theatre Club, City Center Stage II, New York City, 1998
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Steppenwolf, then London, 2000, then Royale Theatre, 2001
  • Beautiful Child, Vineyard Theatre, New York City, 2004
  • Also directed A Clockwork Orange; My Thing of Love; Reckless; Streamers, Kennedy Center; Fool for Love; Of Miceand Men; The Lover; and The Violet Hour.

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