March 8, 1959
64 years old
Salt and Pepper
6 ft 0 in | 183 cm
82 kg | 181 lbs
Aidan Quinn was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on March 8, 1959, is an Irish American actor.
Young Aidan Quinn first started performing in Chicago theatre at the age of 19.
He made his big screen debut in romantic drama film Reckless (1984) in role as Johnny Rourke.
He got his television debut in ABC drama series American Dream (1981) in episode "Casey's Romance", in role as Scooter.
Aidan's breakthrough performance came as Dez in comedy drama film Desperately Seeking Susan (1985).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1988) in role as Stanley Kowalski, at Circle in the Square Theatre, for which won a Theatre World Award.
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Aidan Quinn is 64 years old.
Aidan Quinn net worth is around 8 million dollars.
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Special for his role as Michael Pierson in drama film An Early Frost (1985).
He was nominated for the CableACE Award for Supporting Actor in a Movie or Miniseries for his role as Bob Finkbine in drama movie A Private Matter (1992).
He was nominated for the Irish Film and Television Award for Best Actor in a Male Role for his role as Kieran O'Day in romantic drama film This Is My Father (1998).
He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor – Comedy / Romance for his role as Officer Gary Hallet in fantasy romantic comedy film Practical Magic (1998).
He won the Sundance Film Festival – Special Jury Prize For Ensemble Cast (shared with cast) for his role as Tom Bledsoe in drama movie Songcatcher (2000).
He was nominated for the Irish Film & Television Award (IFTA) for Best Actor in a Film – Jury Award for his role as William Franklin in historical drama film Song for a Raggy Boy (2003).
He was nominated for the Irish Film & Television Award (IFTA) for Best Actor in a Feature Film for his role as Frank Nitzche in drama thriller movie Return to Sender (2004).
He was nominated for the Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast (shared with cast) for his role as Henry in drama film Nine Lives (2005).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie and a Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television for his role as Henry L. Dawes in Western historical drama film Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007).
He won the Irish Film & Television Award (IFTA) for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Film for his role as Nicholas Holden in supernatural drama film The Eclipse (2009).
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985) comedy drama as Dez
The Mission (1986) drama as Felipe Mendoza
Stakeout (1987) buddy cop action comedy as Richard 'Stick' Montgomery
The Handmaid's Tale (1990) dystopian science fiction as Nick
Benny & Joon (1993) romantic comedy as Benjamin 'Benny' Pearl
Legends of the Fall (1994) epic Western as Alfred Ludlow
Michael Collins (1996) biographical drama as Harry Boland
Music of the Heart (1999) biographical musical drama as Brian Turner
Flipped (2010) romantic comedy drama as Richard Baker
Unknown (2011) action thriller as Martin B.
Blacklight (2022) action thriller as Gabriel Robinson
Third Watch (2004-2005) NBC crime drama series as Lieutenant / Captain John Miller
Empire Falls (2005) HBO miniseries as David Roby
The Book of Daniel (2006) NBC drama series as Daniel Webster
Canterbury's Law (2008) Fox legal drama series as Matthew 'Matt' Furey
Weeds (2011) Showtime dark comedy drama series as Foster 'Chuck' Klein
Prime Suspect (2011) NBC police procedural drama series as Lt. Kevin Sweeney
Elementary (2012-2019) CBS procedural drama series as Captain Thomas 'Tommy' Gregson
The American Guest (2021) HBO miniseries as Theodore Roosevelt
Graduated from Rockford West High School in Rockford, Illinois.
He also trained at the Piven Theatre Workshop.
Has three brothers: Declan, Robert, Paul and one sister, Marian.
Has Irish-American ancestry.
He played Prince Hamlet in a play "Hamlet" (1985), at Wisdom Bridge Theatre.
Has dual US and Irish citizenship.
Supports Chicago Cubs, Green Bay Packers, Michael Jordan, Rory McIlroy and Roger Federer.
Lives in New York City, New York, United States.
He married actress Elizabeth Bracco in 1986, they have two daughters, Ava Eileen Quinn and Mia Quinn.