Played Theodore 'Hickey' Hickman in "The Iceman Cometh" by 'Eugene O'Neill' (Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). Nominated for the Tony Award Best Actor in Play.
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
(on winning the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in American Beauty
(1999)): "This has definitely been the highlight of my day."
Went to Chatsworth High School in Los Angeles with Mare Winningham
. During their senior year, Kevin played von Trapp and Mare played Maria in a school production of The Sound of Music. Upon hearing of their Oscar nominations in 1996, Winningham sent a telegram to Spacey saying: "Captain von Trapp - congratulations on your nomination - Maria."
Recognizable drawling voice