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Terry Kinney

 
Date Of Birth:
January 29, 1954 (68)
Birth Place:
Lincoln, IL, USA
Bio:
Terry is a co-founder of Steppenwolf Theatre Company. His directing credits there include East of Eden, The Violet Hour, A Streetcar Named Desire, A Clockwork Orange, Of Mice and Men, and One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, which moved to Broadway and won a Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. NYC ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 29, 1954 (68)

Birth Place: Lincoln, IL, USA

Bio:
Terry is a co-founder of Steppenwolf Theatre Company. His directing credits there include East of Eden, The Violet Hour, A Streetcar Named Desire, A Clockwork Orange, Of Mice and Men, and One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, which moved to Broadway and won a Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. NYC ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1996
Tilden
  [Broadway]
1995
Father Barry [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1990
Jim Casy
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Paul
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Treat
  [Off-Broadway]
1984
Fick

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1983]
Director

Terry Kinney Biography

Terry is a co-founder of Steppenwolf Theatre Company. His directing credits there include East of Eden, The Violet Hour, A Streetcar Named Desire, A Clockwork Orange, Of Mice and Men, and One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, which moved to Broadway and won a Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. NYC directing credits include the world premiere of Checkers by Doug McGrath, reasons to be pretty for MCC and Broadway (which received a Tony nomination for Best Play), After Ashley and Beautiful Child at the Vineyard Theatre, The Money Shot at MCC, among others. Mr. Kinney's film directing credits include the short film Kubuku Rides (This Is It) for Steppenwolf Films and the feature Diminished Capacity with Matthew Broderick and Alan Alda, which appeared at the Sundance Film Festival. Film appearances include Save the Last Dance, Sleepers, Fly Away Home, Last of the Mohicans, The Firm, Devil in a Blue Dress, Turn The River, I Smile Back, November Criminals, and Abundant Acreage Available. TV credits include Tim McManus in HBO's prison drama "Oz," "The Mentalist," "The Unusuals" (ABC), The Laramie Project, "30something," "George Wallace," "Black Box" (ABC), "The Good Wife," "Show Me A Hero," "Fargo," TNT's "Good Behavior," and "Billions."

Terry Kinney Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Terry Kinney, reasons to be pretty
 
Drama League Awards - 2001 - Unique Contribution to the Theatre Gold Star
Terry Kinney
 
Tony Awards - 1990 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Terry Kinney , The Grapes of Wrath
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1984 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Terry Kinney, And a Nightingale Sang

Terry Kinney News

Netflix Orders THE WATCHER Season Two & New MONSTER Installments Photo Netflix Orders THE WATCHER Season Two & New MONSTER Installments
by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

Following the massive success of DAHMER - Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story, Netflix has ordered two additional installments of the record-breaking anthology series from Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan. Additionally, Netflix has ordered a second season of the Murphy, Brennan and Eric Newman real-estate thriller, The Watcher.

VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser
by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022

The star-studded cast includes Naomi Watts, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Coolidge, Mia Farrow, Margo Martindale, Terry Kinney, Joe Mantello, Richard Kind, Noma Dumezweni, Christopher McDonald, Michael Nouri, Isabel Gravitt, Henry Hunter Hall, Luke David Blumm. Watch Jennifer Hudson give a house tour in a new video teaser now!

THE MINUTES Enters Its Final Two Weeks Of Broadway Performances Photo THE MINUTES Enters Its Final Two Weeks Of Broadway Performances
by Grace Cutler - Jul 12, 2022

THE MINUTES by Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts, directed by Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro will conclude its limited Broadway engagement on Sunday, July 24. To date, the production has raised nearly $130,000 from a portion of tickets sales to support global humanitarian organization Save the Children’s Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund.

THE MINUTES On Broadway to Require Audience Masking Through the End of its Run Photo THE MINUTES On Broadway to Require Audience Masking Through the End of its Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2022

Steppenwolf’s production of THE MINUTES on Broadway will continue to require audiences to wear masks through the final performance on Sunday, July 24.

James Vincent Meredith to Join THE MINUTES on Broadway Photo James Vincent Meredith to Join THE MINUTES on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

THE MINUTES by Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts, directed by Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro, will welcome celebrated actor James Vincent Meredith (The Skin of Our Teeth, The Book of Mormon) back to Big Cherry.

KING JAMES Opens This Week at The Mark Taper Forum Photo KING JAMES Opens This Week at The Mark Taper Forum
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The world premiere production of Rajiv Joseph's new work ‚ÄúKing James,‚ÄĚ opens at Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum on June 8 and continues through July 3, 2022. Find out how to get tickets to the Tony and Obie Award-winning director Kenny Leon helmed new play from the Pulitzer Prize-short lister.

THE MINUTES Raises $78K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund Photo THE MINUTES Raises $78K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

THE MINUTES on Broadway announced today that from a portion of tickets sales $78,830 has been raised thus far to support global humanitarian organization Save the Children’s Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund.

Playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu, Lucy Thurber & More Join New Harmony Project Photo Playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu, Lucy Thurber & More Join New Harmony Project
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022

The New Harmony Project, an organization dedicated to supporting writers interrogating the complexity of hope, has announced that they will continue in-person programming with their 35th annual spring conference in idyllic New Harmony, Indiana.

Cast Announced For Rajiv Joseph's KING JAMES at Center Theatre Group Photo Cast Announced For Rajiv Joseph's KING JAMES at Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

Casting has been announced for the World premiere production of Rajiv Joseph's new work ‚ÄúKing James,‚ÄĚ coming to Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum June 1 through July 3, 2022. Tony and Obie Award-winning director Kenny Leon will direct this new play from the Pulitzer Prize-short lister¬†co-commissioned by Center Theatre Group and Steppenwolf Theatre Company.

Playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu, Lucy Thurber & More Join New Harmony Project Photo Playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu, Lucy Thurber & More Join New Harmony Project
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

The New Harmony Project, an organization dedicated to supporting writers interrogating the complexity of hope, has announced that they will continue in-person programming with their 35th annual spring conference in idyllic New Harmony, Indiana.

Terry Kinney Videos

VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser Videoplay
VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser

by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022

The star-studded cast includes Naomi Watts, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Coolidge, Mia Farrow, Margo Martindale, Terry Kinney, Joe Mantello, Richard Kind, Noma Dumezweni, Christopher McDonald, Michael Nouri, Isabel Gravitt, Henry Hunter Hall, Luke David Blumm. Watch Jennifer Hudson give a house tour in a new video teaser now!

Video: Steppenwolf Breaks Ground Today On New Campus Expansion Videoplay
Video: Steppenwolf Breaks Ground Today On New Campus Expansion

by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2019

Steppenwolf Theatre Company, the nation's premier ensemble theatre, proudly breaks ground today on the next phase of its multi-year campus expansion on Halsted Street in Chicago's Lincoln Park. The company unveiled plans for its new state-of-the-art theater building, which will embody the distinct vision of Steppenwolf as a Chicago theatre that is home to America's ensemble.

VIDEO: Josh Radnor Discusses NBC's RISE Live on THE TODAY SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Josh Radnor Discusses NBC's RISE Live on THE TODAY SHOW

by Macon Prickett - Mar 13, 2018

Josh Radnor stops by The Today Show to discuss his role in the new NBC musical series RISE. In the new musical drama series ‚ÄúRise,‚ÄĚ Josh Radnor portrays an inspirational high school theater director. He tells TODAY's Hoda Kotb that he was ‚Äúthrilled‚ÄĚ to learn that Rosie Perez would co-star with him: ‚ÄúShe's really fun to fake-fight with, but I wouldn't recommend a real fight with her.‚ÄĚ

VIDEO: First Look - Michelle Dockery Returns for Season 2 of TNT's GOOD BEHAVIOR Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look - Michelle Dockery Returns for Season 2 of TNT's GOOD BEHAVIOR

by Caryn Robbins - Aug 16, 2017

Award-winning actress Michelle Dockery returns as thief and con artist Letty Raines in the hit TNT drama GOOD BEHAVIOR. Get a first look below!

VIDEO: Danny DeVito Reveals He Warms Up for THE PRICE Naked on a Trampoline
by Caryn Robbins - May 10, 2017

Danny DeVito stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT to talk to Seth Meyers about being nominated for a Tony for his first Broadway play, THE PRICE.

VIDEO: Danny DeVito Demos Egg-Eating Techniques for Broadway's THE PRICE!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 13, 2017

Danny DeVito stopped by this morning's TODAY on NBC to share that he is having 'so much fun' making his Broadway debut in Arthur Miller's THE PRICE.

BWW TV: THE PRICE Brings Arthur Miller Back to Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Mar 17, 2017

BroadwayWorld was on hand for opening night and we're taking you inside the festivities with Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub, Jessica Hecht and Danny DeVito!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub & More in THE PRICE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub, Jessica Hecht and Danny DeVito in a new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's The Price, directed by Steppenwolf Theatre Company co-founder, Terry Kinney.Arthur Miller's The Price opens officially tonight, March 16, 2017. This is a limited engagement through May 7, 2017 on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Mark Ruffalo Talks Returning to Broadway in THE PRICE
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 9, 2017

Mark Ruffalo stopped by this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA to discuss his return to Broadway for the first time in ten years in THE PRICE.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Michelle Dockery Stars in TNT Original GOOD BEHAVIOR
by - Dec 21, 2016

On the next episode of TNT's GOOD BEHAVIOR titled  "It Still Fits Bitch," Letty Raines (Michelle Dockery) reverses roles with her mother when she has to bail Estelle (Lusia Strus) out of jail, raising the question of who is better able to raise Jacob


Terry Kinney Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Terry Kinney been in?
Terry Kinney has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Terry Kinney been in?
Terry Kinney has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Terry Kinney been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for reasons to be pretty , Unique Contribution to the Theatre (Drama League Awards) Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Grapes of Wrath and Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for And a Nightingale Sang .

What awards has Terry Kinney won?
Unique Contribution to the Theatre (Drama League Awards).