Kevin Anderson

Anderson was born January 13, 1960 in Gurnee, Illinois, the son of Joseph Anderson. He belongs to the Steppenwolf Theatre Company, which has also featured John Malkovich, Gary Sinise, and Laurie Metcalf. He has won a Theatre World Award and Joseph Jefferson Award for his performance in Lyle Kessler's play Orphans . Anderson is perhaps most famous for his role as a priest on the television series Nothing Sacred, about a priest with self-doubts. He was nominated for a Golden Globe for this role. One of his first major film roles was as the brother of Richard Gere's character in the 1988 film Miles from Home. He also starred in the 1991 Julia Roberts vehicle Sleeping with the Enemy. In 1993, Anderson created the role of Joe Gillis in the original London production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard opposite Patti LuPone who originated the role of Norma Desmond. Both Anderson and LuPone were subsequently fired from the production without warning, having been told that they would be reprising their roles in the original Broadway production of the show. Anderson won the 1999 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play and was nominated for a Tony Award for the revival of Death of a Salesman. In January 2008 he opened on Broadway in Come Back, Little Sheba. Since September, 2009, Kevin Anderson has started as Andy Dufresne in "Shawshank Redemption" at the Wyndhams Theatre in London. Also a singer and drummer, Anderson resides in Malibu, California.

Known For

Birth Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Born 1960-01-13

Movies

Wilde Salomé as Himself / John the Baptist
2013
Salomé as John the Baptist
2013
Father's Day as Father O'Flynn
2011
Charlotte's Web as Mr. Arable
2006
Carry Me Home as Charlie
2004
Power and Beauty as John F. Kennedy
2002
Monday Night Mayhem as Frank Gifford
2002
Ruby's Bucket of Blood as Billy Dupre
2001
2001
The Doe Boy as Hank
2001
1999
1999
Firelight as John Taylor
1998
Eye of God as Jack Stillings
1997
A Thousand Acres as Peter Lewis
1997
The Wrong Man as Alex Walker
1993
Rising Sun as Bob Richmond
1993
1993
Street Scene as Sam Kaplan
1993
Hoffa as Robert F. Kennedy
1992
Liebestraum as Nick Kaminsky
1991
Sleeping with the Enemy as Ben Woodward
1991
Orpheus Descending as Val Xavier
1990
In Country as Lonnie
1989
Miles from Home as Terry Roberts
1988
Orphans as Philip
1987
A Walk on the Moon as Everett Jones
1987
Pink Nights as Danny
1985
Risky Business as Chuck
1983

Movies

2003
2003