Kyle MacLachlan

Born Feb 22, 1959

Kyle Merritt MacLachlan is an American actor. MacLachlan is best known for his roles in cult films Blue Velvet as Jeffrey Beaumont, Showgirls as Zack Carey, as Paul Atreides in Dune, and Ray Manzarek in the Oliver Stone film The Doors. His television series roles include Orson Hodge on ABC's Desperate Housewives from 2006 to 2012, Trey MacDougal on HBO's Sex and the City, Special Agent Dale Cooper in Twin Peaks and as the mayor of Portland in Portlandia.… Read More

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1959 Birth Born on February 22, 1959.


1977 18 Years Old MacLachlan graduated from Eisenhower High School in Yakima in 1977.


1982 23 Years Old He graduated from the University of Washington in 1982 and, shortly afterward, moved to Hollywood, California to pursue his career. … Read More


1992 33 Years Old Later he played Special Agent Dale Cooper in Lynch's ABC television series Twin Peaks (1990–1991), reprising that role for Lynch's 1992 prequel Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me. … Read More
1993 34 Years Old In the 1993 film version of Franz Kafka's The Trial, MacLachlan played the lead role of the persecuted Josef K. He also had a recurring role in the American television series Sex and the City, portraying Dr. Trey MacDougal, the one-time husband of Charlotte York (Kristin Davis). … Read More
1994 35 Years Old In 1994, MacLachlan featured in The Flintstones, a live-action adaptation of the animated sitcom of the same name, portraying Clifford Vandercave, the movie's primary antagonist opposite John Goodman and Rick Moranis.
1995 36 Years Old In 1995, MacLachlan starred in Paul Verhoeven's Showgirls. … Read More


1999 40 Years Old MacLachlan met Desiree Gruber, an executive producer of Project Runway, in June 1999, they became engaged in August 2001, and married on April 20, 2002; their son, Callum Lyon MacLachlan, was born July 26, 2008, in Los Angeles. … Read More
2007 48 Years Old On July 7, 2007, MacLachlan was one of the presenters at the London leg of Live Earth.
2008 49 Years Old 1 More Event
MacLachlan appeared in the 2008 movie The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2.


2015 56 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, MacLachlan voiced the main character's father in the Pixar animated feature Inside Out.
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