Kyle Martin Chandler is an American actor.
Chandler was born 17th of September 1965, in Buffalo, New York. His father Edward Chandler was a pharmaceutical sales representative his mother, Sally Jeanette was a dog breeder. Chandler was the fourth one of his siblings. His ancestry includes English, Irish and German.
Chandler was raised as Roman Catholic and grew up in Lake Forest, Illinois. His family moved to a farm in Loganville, Georgia when he was 11.
Chandler’s mother raised dogs for shows and as a child, he traveled and helped out his parents at dog shows.
He graduated in 1983 from George Walton Academy. Chandler was also a member of the state championship football team. The following year he left the team at the age of 14 after his father’s death due to heart attack. He also participated in the theatre program at Walton academy after quitting football.
Chandler’s mother ran the business after her father’s death to support their family. She was also active as a breeder, championship prize winner and a judge with the Great Dane Club of America (GDCA).
After his graduation, Chandler attended the University of Georgia where his major was in drama. Chandler dropped out of college to pursue a television deal in 1988 after his bachelor’s degree’s seven credits were short.
American Broadcasting Company signed Chandler in 1988 and brought him to Hollywood in ABC’s new talent program. Chandler made his television film debut the same year as a supporting hero actor in Quiet Victory. Tour of Duty was his first major acting experience.
Chandler’s film debut came in one in George Strait’s film, Pure Country in 1991. He had a regular role in ABC series Homefront, as Cleveland Indians right fielder Jeff Metcalf.
His acting credits also include Zero Dark Thirty, Broken City, The Wolf of Wall Street, American Dad, Family Guy, First Man, and Godzilla vs Kong.
He debuted his broadway career in 1994 at the Roundabout Theatre Company, co-starring with Ashley Judd, in the revival of William Inge’s Picnic.
Kyle Chandler’s net worth is $9 Million.
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