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Kevin Kline was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Margaret and Robert Joseph Kline, who owned several stores. His father was of German Jewish descent and his mother was of Irish ancestry. After attending Indiana University in Bloomington, Kline studied at the Juilliard School in New York. In 1972, Kline joined the Acting Company in New York which was... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Dean (post-production)
Robert
 2011-2015 Bob's Burgers (TV Series)
Mr. Fischoeder
- Nice-Capades (2015) ... Mr. Fischoeder (voice)
- Sliding Bobs (2015) ... Mr. Fischoeder (voice)
- The Oeder Games (2015) ... Mr. Fischoeder (voice)
- Speakeasy Rider (2015) ... Mr. Fischoeder (voice)
- Dawn of the Peck (2014) ... Mr. Fischoeder (voice)
 2013 Last Vegas
Sam
 2012 Oscar Etiquette (Short)
 2010 L'homme du Pont Levant (Short)
L'Homme en Blanc
 2010 Stake Land
Townsfolk
 1990-2008 Great Performances (TV Series)
Cyrano de Bergerac / Hamlet
- Hamlet (1990) ... Hamlet
 2008 The Tale of Despereaux
Andre (voice)
 2007/I Trade
Ray Sheridan
 2004 Mary Engelbreit's the Night Before Christmas (Short)
Narrator / Papa (voice)
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
Thomas Jefferson / Paul Potter / Jacob Riis / ...
- Marching to Freedom Land (2003) ... Paul Potter
- Whose Land Is This? (2003) ... Jacob Riis
- Working for Freedom (2003) ... August Spies
 2002 The Hunchback of Notre Dame II (Video)
Phoebus (voice)
 2002 Orange County
Marcus Skinner (uncredited)
 2000 The Road to El Dorado
Tulio (voice)
 1993 The Nutcracker
Narrator (voice)
 1992 Consenting Adults
Richard Parker
 1991 Merlin and the Dragons (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 1986 Violets Are Blue...
Henry Squires
 1985 Silverado
Paden
 1976 The Time of Your Life (TV Movie)
McCarthy
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Woody Reed (1976)
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Other Works:

Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk (1996). Musical/dance. See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I've never felt completely satisfied with what I've done. I tend to see things too critically. I'm trying to get over that. I've got the Jewish guilt and the Irish shame and it's a hell of a job distinguishing which is which. See more »

Trivia:

Became a father for the 1st time at age 43 when his wife Phoebe Cates gave birth to their son Owen Joseph Kline, aka Owen Kline, on October 14, 1991. See more »

Trademark:

Usually has a mustache in comedies and is clean-shaven in dramas

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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