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Gary Sinise 
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Gary Sinise, award winning actor, born on March 17, 1955,  is one of the best actors in both TV and on the screen. He is also a director and producer. 
 
Gary's News
 
Gary's next film is "Snake Eyes" from Paramount opening 7 August 1998. 
 
Gary's Background
Background - Born and raised in Illinois.  His first high school show "West Side Story" got him hooked on acting.  He and two friends founded the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago which began performing in a church basement. 

Big Break - Gary starred in the miniseries "The Stand" and was immediately embraced by the public as a talented actor.  His portrayal of the disabled veteran, Lt. Dan, in "Forrest Gump" won him awards and an Oscar nomination.  His portrayal of Harry S. Truman in the HBO film "Truman" also won him awards and an Emmy nomination. 

Family - Gary and wife Moira have three children, Sophie, McCanna, and Ella. 

Bio 

Gary Sinise 
17 March, 1955 
Blue Island, IL 
Pisces 
Height - 5'10" 
Awards 
1998 - SAG Award - Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries - "George Wallace" 
1996 - Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV - "Truman" 
1996 - SAG Award - Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries - "Truman"
Nominations  
1998 - Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made For TV - "George Wallace" 
1996 - Emmy - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special - "Truman" 
1995 - Oscar - Best Supporting Actor - "Forrest Gump" 
1995 - Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - "Forrest Gump" 
1995 - SAG Award - Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a  Supporting Role - "Forrest Gump" 
1995 - SAG Award - Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries - "The Stand"
Films 
1996 - Ransom . . . Jimmy Shaker 
1996 - Albino Alligator . . . Milo 
1995 - Apollo 13 . . . Ken Mattingly 
1995 - The Quick and the Dead . . . Marshall 
1994 - Forrest Gump . . . Lieutenant Dan Taylor 
1993 - Jack the Bear . . . Norman Strick 
1992 - Of Mice and Men . . . George 
1991 - A Midnight Clear . . . Mother 
1983 - True West . . . Austin
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1997 - George Wallace . . . George C. Wallace 
1995 - Truman . . . Harry S. Truman 
1994 - The Stand . . . Stu Redman 
1992 - The Witness . . . Young Soldier 
1991 - The Grapes of Wrath . . . Tom Joad 
1989 - The Final Days . . . Richard Ben-Veniste 
1989 - My Name is Bill W. . . . Ebby 
1984 - Family Secrets . . . Motorcyclist
TV Guest Appearances 
1995 - Frasier . . . Sid (voice) 
1990 - Hunter . . . Tony Rutheford 
1986 - Crime Story . . . Howie
 
Gary's Fan Mail
Send business-sized, self-addressed, stamped envelope to: 
Gary Sinise 
c/o Creative Artists Agency 
9830 Wilshire Boulevard 
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
 
Gary's Projects
 
"Snake Eyes" - 7 August 1998 from Paramount.  Cast:  Nicolas Cage, Gary Sinise, Kevin Dunn, Carla Gugino, Luis Guzman, John Heard, Alex Nobles, Stan Shaw. 

"Impostor" - 1999 release from Miramax.  Cast:  Vincent D'Onofrio, Phil Hawn, Jennifer Lopez, Tony Shalhoub, Gary Sinise, Madeleine Stowe. 

"Bruno" - 1999 release.  Cast:  Kathy Bates, Anne Heche, Alex D. Linz, Shirley MacLaine, Gary Sinise. 
 
Gary's Related Items
 
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Links
 
Movies Future - Upcoming movies, release dates, and official links to their web sites. 

Movies Past - Links to the official movie web sites for past movies. 

People Index - List of actors with their profiles. 

 
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