Kurt Sutter

Writer + Director
Born May 5, 1966

Kurt Sutter (born May 5, 1966) is an American screenwriter, director, producer and actor. He worked as a producer, writer and director on The Shield, also appearing on the show as hitman Margos Dezerian. Sutter is also the creator of Sons of Anarchy on FX and writes, produces, directs, and performs for the series, wherein he plays incarcerated club member Otto Delaney. Sutter spent time with members of an outlaw club in Northern California as research for Sons of Anarchy.… Read More

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1960 Birth Born on May 5, 1960.


1982 22 Years Old He grew up in the township of Clark, New Jersey and graduated from Roselle Catholic High School in 1982. … Read More


1997 37 Years Old Sutter then attended Northern Illinois University for three years, starting in 1997, to obtain his M.F.A. in performance and directing. … Read More


2003 43 Years Old He co-wrote the episodes "Dragonchasers" and "Two Days of Blood" with fellow staff writer Scott Rosenbaum, and was promoted to story editor for the second season in 2003.
2004 44 Years Old 1 More Event
He wrote the episodes "Scar Tissue" and "Dead Soldiers" and in 2004, joined the production team in the junior role of co-producer for the third season. … Read More
2005 45 Years Old He was promoted to supervising producer for the fourth season in 2005. … Read More
2007 47 Years Old He became an executive producer for the sixth season in 2007, directed a promotional mini-episode for the sixth season entitled "Wins and Losses," and wrote the sixth season premiere "On the Jones". … Read More
2008 48 Years Old Also in autumn 2008, Sutter created and executive produced a new series for FX entitled Sons of Anarchy. … Read More
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