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Aidan Quinn

Aidan Quinn is an Irish-American actor. He made his film debut in 1984 in Reckless. His films include Desperately Seeking Susan, The Mission, Stakeout, Benny and Joon, Legends of the Fall, Frankenstein, and Michael Collins. Quinn was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Irish parents. He was brought up as a Roman Catholic and raised in Chicago and Rockford, Illinois, as well as in Dublin and Birr, County Offaly, in Ireland. His mother, Teresa, was a homemaker, and also worked as a bookkeeper and in the travel business, and his father, Michael Quinn, was a professor of literature. He has three brothers and a sister. His older brother, Declan Quinn, is a noted cinematographer while his younger sister Marian is an actress, director and writer. Though a roofer by trade, Quinn got his start in the Chicago theater at age 19. He trained at the Piven Theatre Workshop. Quinn is married to the actress Elizabeth Bracco, sister of actress Lorraine Bracco. They have two daughters: Ava (b. 1989) and Mia (b. 1998), who appeared as a ghost in the supernatural love story film The Eclipse. Description above from the Wikipedia article Aidan Quinn, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Mar 8, 1959 In Chicago - Illinois - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
78
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Stay 2013-09-08
Known For
Poster of Los caballos de Mcbride
Poster of Mayday
Poster of Un viaje desde el corazón
Poster of Dentro de mis sueños
Filmography
Movie Stay Dermot 2013-09-08
Movie The Last Keepers John 2013-01-04
Movie If I Were You Derek 2013-03-15
Movie Rushlights Cameron Brogden 2013-06-21
Series Elementary Captain Tommy Gregson 2012-09-27
Movie Festival of Lights Adem 2012-11-02
Movie The Stand Up Sandy 2012-09-14
Movie Los caballos de Mcbride Matt Davidson 2012-12-02
Movie Allegiance Lieutenant Colonel Owens 2012-12-27
Movie Sin identidad Martin B. 2011-02-16
Movie The 5th Quarter Steven Abbate 2011-03-25
Series Prime Suspect Kevin Sweeney 2011-09-22
Movie La nueva vida de Whitney Brown Henry Brown 2011-11-10
Movie Flipped Richard Baker 2010-08-06
Movie Across the line Charlie Wright 2010-12-28
Movie La llave de Sarah William Rainsferd 2010-09-16
Movie Handsome Harry 2009-04-25
Movie El eclipse Nicholas Holden 2009-04-24
Movie El brillo del arcoiris Alec 2009-10-01
Series Ladrón de guante blanco Professor George Oswald 2009-10-23
Movie Megapetarda (Wild Child) Gerry Moore 2008-01-01
Series Canterbury's Law 2008-03-10
Movie Un asunto muy oscuro Jacob Reiser 2007-01-23
Movie Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee Henry Dawes 2007-05-27
Movie 32A Frank Brennan 2007-07-13
Series The Book of Daniel 2006-01-06
Movie The Exonerated Kerry 2006-03-06
Series Empire Falls 2005-01-01
Movie Nueve vidas Henry 2005-01-24
Series Weeds CEO 2005-08-07
Movie Empire Falls 2005-05-28
Movie Mayday John Berry 2005-10-02
Movie Regreso al hogar Clint Windsor 2004-05-04
Movie La sombra del miedo Detective Scofield 2004-01-01
Movie Sentencia de muerte Frank Nitzche 2004-09-17
Movie Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor Gen. Benedict Arnold 2003-01-13
Movie Los niños de San Judas William Franklin 2003-01-19
Movie Un viaje inesperado Douglas Thomas 2003-10-06
Movie Stolen Summer Joe O'Malley 2002-03-22
Movie Evelyn Nick Barron 2002-12-13
Series Night Visions Unknown 2001-07-12
Movie Songcatcher Tom Bledsoe 2001-03-01
Movie The Prince and the Pauper Miles Hendon 2000-01-01
Movie Two Of Us Paul McCartney 2000-02-01
Movie Un viaje desde el corazón Kieran O'Day 1999-05-07
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie Dentro de mis sueños Paul Cooper 1999-01-15
Movie Música del corazón Brian Turner 1999-10-29
Series Third Watch Unknown 1999-09-23
Movie Prácticamente magia Gary Hallet 1998-10-16
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Commandments Seth Warner 1997-05-02
Movie Caza al terrorista Annibal Ramirez / Carlos 1997-09-28
Movie Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone Henry Morton Stanley 1997-12-07
Movie Looking For Richard Richmond 1996-10-11
Movie Michael Collins Harry Roland 1996-10-25
Movie The Stars Fell on Henrietta Don Day 1995-09-15
Movie Lumière y compañía himself 1995-01-01
Movie Hechizados Prof. David Ash 1995-10-26
Movie Sola en la penumbra Detective John Hallstrom 1994-01-26
Movie Leyendas de pasión Alfred Ludlow 1994-12-16
Movie Frankenstein de Mary Shelley Cap. Robert Walton 1994-11-04
Movie Benny & Joon: El amor de los inocentes Benjamin 'Benny' Pearl 1993-04-16
Movie A Private Matter Bob Finkbine 1992-06-20
Movie The Playboys Tom Casey 1992-04-22
Movie Lies of the Twins James McEwan / Jonathan McEwan 1991-08-21
Movie Jugando en los campos del Señor Martin Quarrier 1991-12-06
Movie El cuento de la doncella Nick 1990-03-09
Movie Avalon Jules Kaye 1990-10-05
Movie The Lemon Sisters Frankie McGuinness 1989-12-01
Movie Perfect Witness Sam Paxton 1989-10-28
Movie Crusoe Crusoe 1988-06-30
Movie Procedimiento ilegal Richard "Stick" Montgomery 1987-08-05
Movie La misión Felipe Mendoza 1986-09-29
Movie An Early Frost Michael Pierson 1985-05-01
Movie Buscando a Susan desesperadamente Dez 1985-03-29
Movie Reckless Johnny Rourke 1984-02-03
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24