Kit Culkin
American actor
Kit Culkin
Christopher Cornelius "Kit" Culkin is an American stage actor, most famous for being the father of Macaulay Culkin, of Home Alone fame, as well as his productions on Broadway.
Biography
Kit Culkin's personal information overview.
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News
News abour Kit Culkin from around the web
Canadian Free Press Release Service - Wire Service Canada (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Amazingly, that makes Emma the granddaughter of another child-fantasy star, Judy Garland, who played Dorothy in 1939's The Wizard of Oz. Bonnie Bedelia and Kit Culkin, father of Macauley Culkin, are supposedly brother and sister
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We Love You, Rosie Webster - Coronation Street Blog (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Rosie and Craig were united in pain: Craig had to spend his days listening to Katie Harris bleating on about her diabetes, while Rosie had a cro-magnon father and a mother who thought Kit Culkin was a suitable role model. Not to mention the fact that
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Pink Gives Birth To Baby Girl - Jezebel
Google News - over 5 years
[Express] Looks like we have another Kit Culkin on our hands: Taylor Lautner's dad was such a pain in the ass that the 19-year-old actor's publicist dropped him as a client. [NY Daily News] Jason Sudeikis mistook Justin Bieber for a Make-A-Wish
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Taylor Lautner's Daddy Issues - Hollywood Dame
Google News - over 5 years
Rumors shared by the Hollywood Reporter say that Taylor's dad, Daniel Lautner, is somewhere between Kit Culkin and Dina Lohan on the stage mom/dad scale. Dan was said to be impossible to work with and had a list of demands that made Robin hit the
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Insurance Company Sues Culkin Over Fire
NYTimes - about 16 years
An insurance company has sued the actor Macaulay Culkin and others for more than $113,000 that it paid to tenants who suffered losses in a fire that began in the Culkin family's high-rise apartment. Travelers Property Casualty sued for repayment of money to five policyholders who claimed injury in the fire on Dec. 23, 1998, in the Culkins'
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PUBLIC LIVES
NYTimes - almost 17 years
Not Amused By Comic's Ad Has the rivalry between two comic actors on West 45th Street turned ugly? JACKIE MASON has been appearing in ''Much Ado About Everything!'' since November at the Golden Theater, down the block from ''Dame Edna: The Royal Tour'' at the Booth. Yesterday, Mr. Mason learned that the producers of ''Dame Edna'' had taken out an
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No Culkin Trial, Father Decides
NYTimes - almost 20 years
The father of the actor Macaulay Culkin decided yesterday not to contest custody of Macaulay or his siblings, saying he wanted to spare them the difficulties of a trial. Christopher (Kit) Culkin made the decision just before the trial to determine custody was to begin in State Supreme Court in Manhattan, his lawyers said. ''He felt that these
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Quake or No Quake, the Show Must Go On
NYTimes - almost 23 years
The movie stars and the nominees and the studio executives who arrived in stretch limos at the 66th annual Academy Award ceremonies were jittery. It wasn't just the awards. It was the aftershock. The big 5.3 magnitude aftershock on Sunday afternoon, which sent people fleeing stores and movie theaters, rattled nerves as well. Even movie-star nerves.
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The Talk of Hollywood; It Seems the Father Of the Child Star Is the Enfant Terrible
NYTimes - over 23 years
All weekend the phones have been ringing in Hollywood about the humbling of Macaulay Culkin, or, more specifically, the humbling of the star's manager and father, Kit Culkin. "Enough!" said Arnon Milchan, one of the producers of the star's newest film, "George Balanchine's 'The Nutcracker.' " Mr. Milchan, one of the more formidable producers and
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KIT CULKIN; Assessing A Father's Ways
NYTimes - almost 24 years
To the Editor: Speaking the truth in Hollywood does not always make you popular, particularly when it comes to talking to the press. More often than not you read that a studio executive or someone close to a production "spoke on the condition of anonymity." Because I speak to the press on the record, I expect to be quoted accurately in return. When
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FILM; A 'Stage Father' Flexes His New Muscles
NYTimes - almost 24 years
When Lord Acton wrote in 1887 that power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely, he didn't have the film business in mind. He knew nothing of stars who could demand a king's ransom from a studio, a bungalow at the Beverly Hills Hotel and almost any perk or part they wanted. In Hollywood, the rules of the game dictate that no one says no to
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On Stage, and Off
NYTimes - almost 25 years
Father Knows Best? Macaulay Culkin may be home alone more than he expected this spring, now that "Sam I Am," the Off Broadway show in which he was scheduled to star, has told him "no thanks." It seems as if Macaulay's father, Kit Culkin, a former child actor himself, has seen "Gypsy" once too often. Billy Hopkins, the show's director, and Keith
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When Macaulay Culkin Speaks, A Hollywood Studio Listens
NYTimes - over 25 years
Has 11-year-old Macaulay Culkin flexed his considerable muscle with 20th Century Fox over the sequel to the phenomenal hit "Home Alone"? Will his death scene in another film, soon to be released, traumatize the nation's children? Is Macaulay's hardball game with Hollywood too rough -- even for the movie colony? Film executives, many of whom would
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Kit Culkin
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2008
    Age 63
    On December 9, 2008, Kit's daughter Dakota was struck by a vehicle when she stepped off of a curb.
    More Details Hide Details She was taken to UCLA Medical Center where she died of her injuries the following day. Culkin also had another daughter, Jennifer Adamson, from a previous relationship who died in 2000 at age 29 from a drug overdose. Culkin now lives in Oregon with his long-time friend and partner, Jeanette Krylowski.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1974
    Age 29
    Culkin and Brentrup were together for 21 years from 1974–1995, but never married.
    More Details Hide Details Three of his sonsMacaulay, Rory, and Kieranhave taken up acting. Culkin served as their manager from the late 1980s to the mid 1990s. In just a few years, the Culkin family went from modest means to wealth. Macaulay became the first child in Hollywood to receive a million dollar salary for My Girl (1991). From 1995 to 1997, Kit was part of a child custody trial.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1944
    Born
    Born on December 6, 1944.
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