Timothy Hutton

Born Aug 16, 1960

Timothy Tarquin Hutton is an American actor and director. He is the youngest actor to win the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, which he won at the age of 20 for his performance as Conrad Jarrett in Ordinary People (1980). Hutton has since appeared regularly in feature films and on television, with featured roles in Taps, The Falcon and the Snowman, and The Dark Half, among others. Since 2008 he has starred as Nathan "Nate" Ford on the TNT drama series Leverage.… Read More

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1960 Birth Born in 1960.


1976 16 Years Old In 1976 when he was 16, Hutton sought out his father and moved in with him in Los Angeles. … Read More
1979 19 Years Old 1 More Event
On June 2, 1979, Jim Hutton died in Los Angeles from liver cancer, two days after his 45th birthday. … Read More


1980 20 Years Old He then made two CBS made-for TV films in 1980: Young Love, First Love with Valerie Bertinelli, and Father Figure with Hal Linden. … Read More
1981 21 Years Old Immediately following his success, he starred in the acclaimed 1981 ABC television film A Long Way Home co-starring Brenda Vaccaro. … Read More
1984 24 Years Old In 1984 he directed the music video for The Cars's song "Drive".
1987 27 Years Old Hutton has married twice. His first marriage (1986–1990) was to actress Debra Winger; they have a son, Noah, born in 1987. … Read More
1989 29 Years Old In 1989, he made his Broadway stage debut opposite his Ordinary People co-star Elizabeth McGovern in the A.R. Gurney play Love Letters. … Read More


1996 36 Years Old In 1996, he starred in the popular ensemble film, Beautiful Girls, playing opposite 14-year-old Natalie Portman in one of her early standout film roles. … Read More


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2003 43 Years Old Hutton is one of the owners of the New York City restaurant and bar P. J. Clarke's. In 2003 he became president of Players, a New York actors' club, but he resigned in June 2008 due to work keeping him in Los Angeles. … Read More
2006 46 Years Old He appeared in 13 feature films from 2006 to 2008.
2008 48 Years Old Hutton starred in the television series Leverage from 2008 to 2012, where he played former insurance investigator Nate Ford who led a group of thieves who acted as modern-day Robin Hoods.


2010 50 Years Old In 2010, he directed the music video for "The House Rules" by country rocker/Leverage co-star Christian Kane.
2011 51 Years Old Hutton starred in a Groupon commercial during the 2011 Super Bowl which drew public ire for the parodying of the Tibetan resistance movement. … Read More
2014 54 Years Old In 2014, Hutton was cast opposite Felicity Huffman in John Ridley's ABC crime drama American Crime.
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