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Josh Charles

Born Sep 15, 1971

Joshua Aaron "Josh" Charles is an American stage, film and television actor. He is best known for the roles of Daniel "Dan" Rydell on Sports Night, Will Gardner on The Good Wife, and his early work as Knox Overstreet in Dead Poets Society.

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    'whiskey Tango Foxtrot' Is Far Better Than Its Trailers Imply, So Why Is It Being Marketed Poorly?
    Huffington Post - Mar 03, 2016
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    Brunch With Emily Blunt At The Hamptons International Film Festival
    Huffington Post - Oct 13, 2015
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    'freeheld' Review: An Important Film
    Huffington Post - Oct 09, 2015
  • Josh Charles Joins 'masters Of Sex' (Whitney Friedlander/Variety)
    Wesmirch.com - May 07, 2015


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Josh Charles.


1971 Birth Born on September 15, 1971.


1986 14 Years Old In 1986, Charles headlined a production of Jonathan Marc Sherman's Confrontation.
1988 16 Years Old Charles's film debut was in fellow Baltimore native John Waters's Hairspray in 1988. … Read More


2004 32 Years Old In 2004, he appeared on stage in New York in a revival of Neil LaBute's The Distance From Here, which received a Drama Desk Award for Best Ensemble Cast.
2006 34 Years Old In January 2006 he appeared in the world premiere of Richard Greenberg's The Well-Appointed Room for the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, and followed this with a run at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, portraying the cloned brothers in Caryl Churchill's A Number.
2007 35 Years Old In 2007, he appeared in Adam Bock's The Receptionist at the Manhattan Theatre Club.
2011 39 Years Old 1 More Event
He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2011.


2013 41 Years Old …  In September 2013, he married ballet dancer and author Sophie Flack. On December 9, 2014, Flack gave birth to the couple's first child. … Read More
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