Terry O'Quinn | Biography

Posted On: 09 Jul, 2014


Terry O'Quinn | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 15, 1952
Age 65 Years 4 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Character actor
Wife/Spouse Lori O'Quinn
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Not Now
Net Worth $18 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 2 inches
Weight 190 lbs
Children/Kids Oliver Quinn, Hunter Quinn

One of the best known and admired American actor Terry O'Quinn was born in July 15, 1952 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He was born as Terrance Quinn to his parents. O'Quinn was one of the 11 siblings who was raised Roman Catholic. He was born in a middle class family so he was grown in a good environment. O'Quinn attended Central Michigan University situated in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. Then after he joined University of Iowa in Iowa City. He had a keen interest in acting since his early age. So he joined many acting classes and theaters.

He started his career in the very ealy age in 1970s by appearing in Baltimore regional theater play Tartuffe. After this, he had his first movie role in Heaven's Gate. As he required horse riding for the film, he took the riding lessons. He is not only and actor but is also a talented playwright/director. During his college days, he has written and directed the musical Orchestration. In the meantime, he appeared in many feature films such as Heaven's Gate, Young Guns, Silver Bullet, Tombstone, The Rocketeer as Howard Hughes. In the same time, he also appeared in television as a guest in many shows. He appeared in the shows like Star Trek: The Next Generation, Earth 2, The New Twilight Zone, Miami Vice, Homicide: Life on the Street and Moonlighting. He made his breakthrough by appearing in The Stepfather. He was very much praised for his performance in this film and was also nominated for Independent Spirit Award and Saturn Award. This film brought a turning point in his struggling career. In 1995, he had a guest appearance in Harsh Realm and The X-Files. He was also casted in the film The X-Files: Fight The Future. In 1996, he appeared as Peter Watts in the television series Millennium. In 2012, he appeared in the second season of Falling Skies. He is also well known for his performance in Lost and Gang Related which was released in 2014.

Talking about his personal life, he was married to Lori in 1979. He has a good marital relation with his wife so he is unlikely to get divorced. He has two sons named Oliver and Hunter who were raised in Reisterstown. Since he is married, he has no girlfriend and no rumors about dating and affair. He is happily living with his wife and children in Timonium, Maryland.

O'Quinn is well known for his intelligence, talent and hard work. He has hot body and wonderful height. He is 6 ft 2 inches tall. O'Quinn earns a commendable salary and has a net worth of $18 million.

Famous and successful American actor has numerous fans worldwide who follow him through different websites and social networking sites. He is well known for his talent, intelligence and dedication. He is also accepted as idol by many youths who get inspired and motivated by his hard work and success. He is one of the most admired actor who has numerous searches in the internet. The search on him includes his biography, pictures and his movies. Due to such love and respect from his fans and followers, he promises them to give much more hit movies as soon as possible and also satisfy them from every corners through his hard work. He has long way to go in this field in the coming future. More about O'Quinn can be found in wiki and his fans can also tweet him in twitter.