JOHN C. REILLY
This hilarious comedian is best known for his role in comedy sensational
movies such as "Step Brothers", "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby",and "Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story".
While recently known for his comical roles, John Christopher Reilly has shown a wide range in his acting ability partaking in films like the multi-Oscar winning drama "The Aviator", to the famous musical "Chicago" alongside his recent comedies.
Reilly was born on May 24, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois growing up in Chicago’s tough Southwest territory. From age 8, he trained at the Goodman School of Drama and eventually became a member of the renowned Steppenwolf Theatre. His film breakthrough came in a small role in a Vietnam War drama "Casualties of War". He has received nominations for Golden Globe and Academy Awards for "Chicago". He is happily married to producer Alison Dickey with 2 children.
- FUN FACTS:
- He is a vegetarian.
- He is a Chicago White Sox fan.
- He is a wonderful singer who came out of a musical theater background.