Greg Kinnear

Born Jun 17, 1963

Gregory "Greg" Kinnear is an American actor and television personality who first rose to stardom in 1991. He has appeared in more than 20 motion pictures, and was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in As Good as It Gets.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Greg Kinnear.


1963 Birth Born on June 17, 1963.


1985 22 Years Old Returning to the United States for a college education, he attended the University of Arizona, graduating in 1985 with a degree in broadcast journalism. … Read More
1990 27 Years Old Kinnear hosted a short-lived game show, College Mad House, which was spun off from the kids' show Fun House. He became the creator, co-executive producer and host of Best of the Worst, which aired from 1990 to 1991. … Read More
1991 28 Years Old In 1991, Kinnear became the first host of Talk Soup, which he hosted until 1995, when he left the show for the NBC late-night talk show Later with Greg Kinnear (1994).


1995 - 1996 2 More Events
1997 34 Years Old In 1997, he was cast in James L. Brooks' comedy-drama, As Good as It Gets, and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. … Read More
1999 36 Years Old Kinnear married British glamour model Helen Labdon on May 1, 1999. … Read More
2002 39 Years Old Kinnear starred in Auto Focus about the life and murder of actor Bob Crane in 2002. … Read More


2003 40 Years Old In 2003, he starred in the comedy Stuck On You, with Matt Damon as a conjoined twin who pursues his dream of becoming a Hollywood actor in spite of his joined brother's desire for a different kind of life.
2005 42 Years Old In 2005, he starred in the black comedy The Matador with Pierce Brosnan and voiced Phineas T. Ratchet in the computer-animated film Robots.
2006 43 Years Old Kinnear co-starred with Steve Carell in the Oscar-winning comedy-drama Little Miss Sunshine in 2006, and with Mark Wahlberg in Invincible, based on the true story of a bartender who tries out for the Philadelphia Eagles football team. … Read More
2008 45 Years Old In 2008, he starred in Flash of Genius, a docudrama about Robert Kearns who invented the intermittent windshield wiper. … Read More
2010 47 Years Old In 2010, he starred as the estranged father of Miley Cyrus' character in The Last Song.
2011 48 Years Old In 2011, Kinnear starred in the miniseries The Kennedys playing the lead role as John F. Kennedy. … Read More
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