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Timothy Hutton

Timothy Hutton was born in Malibu, California, to Maryline (Poole), a teacher, and actor Jim Hutton (Dana James Hutton). He set Hollywood ablaze when he burst onto the acting scene in the early 1980s. After only a small number of significant roles in TV movies, he bagged the part of Conrad in the Robert Redford-directed Ordinary People (1980). His ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 #Horror
Dr. White
 2015 Public Morals (TV Series)
Mr. O
- O'Bannon's Wake (2015) ... Mr. O
- A Fine Line (2015) ... Mr. O
 2013/II Louder Than Words
Bruce Komiske
 2008-2012 Leverage (TV Series)
Nathan Ford / Young Peter McSweeten / Sherriff
- The Toy Job (2012) ... Nathan Ford
 2010 Multiple Sarcasms
 2009 Broken Hill
George McAlpine
 2009 The Killing Room
Crawford Haines
 2008/II Reflections
 2006-2007 Kidnapped (TV Series)
Conrad Cain
- Resolution (2007) ... Conrad Cain
- Mutiny (2007) ... Conrad Cain
- Impasse (2007) ... Conrad Cain
 2007 When a Man Falls
Gary Fields
 2006 Off the Black
Mr. Tibbel
 2006 Falling Objects (Short)
Oscar Peters
 2006 Heavens Fall
Samuel Leibowitz
 2006 The Kovak Box
David Norton
 2006 Avenger (TV Movie)
Frank McBride
 2005 Turning Green
Bill the Breaker
 2004 Kinsey
Paul Gebhard
 2004 5ive Days to Midnight (TV Mini-Series)
J.T. Neumeyer
 2001 WW 3 (TV Movie)
Larry Sullivan
 2000 Just One Night
Isaac Alder
 2000 Deliberate Intent (TV Movie)
Rod Smolla
 1999 Deterrence
Marshall Thompson
 1998 Vig (TV Movie)
 1997 Dead by Midnight (TV Movie)
John Larkin / Sam Ellis
 1997 City of Industry
Lee Egan
 1996 The Substance of Fire
Martin Geldhart
 1996 Mr. and Mrs. Loving (TV Movie)
Richard Loving
 1995 The Last Word
Martin Ryan
 1993 Zelda (TV Movie)
F. Scott Fitzgerald
 1993 The Dark Half
Thad Beaumont / George Stark
 1993 The Temp
Peter Derns
 1992 Strangers (TV Movie)
 1990 Q & A
Asst. Dist. Atty. Aloysius 'Al' Francis Reilly
 1988 Everybody's All-American
Donnie 'Cake'
 1988 Betrayed
Juggler at the fair (uncredited)
 1988 A Time of Destiny
 1987 Made in Heaven
Mike Shea / Elmo Barnett
 1985 Turk 182!
Jimmy Lynch
 1984 Iceman
Dr. Stanley Shephard
 1981 A Long Way Home (TV Movie)
Donald Branch Booth
 1980 Father Figure (TV Movie)
 1972-1980 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Paul Winters
- The Sultan and the Rock Star (1980) ... Paul Winters
 1980 The Oldest Living Graduate (TV Movie)
 1979 Young Love, First Love (TV Movie)
Derek Clayton
 1979 And Baby Makes Six (TV Movie)
Jason Kramer (as Tim Hutton)
 1979 The Best Place to Be (TV Movie)
Tommy Callahan
 1979 Friendly Fire (TV Movie)
John Mullen
 1978 Zuma Beach (TV Movie)
Art (as Tim Hutton)
 1965 Never Too Late
Boy running to his Daddy (uncredited)
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Stage: Appeared in "Prelude to a Kiss". Romantic comedy. See more »

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[9/1/98, in interview in "Daily News", about following his own gut in career choices] I was 18, did a couple of things on TV, then I did Ordinary People (1980) and when you are fortunate enough to be in a movie like that, working with Robert Redford as the director and the movie is as well received as it was, it would be ludicrous to have a master plan for a career. So next, I was in Wayne, PA, ... See more »


He has twice played real-life traitors to the United States. He played Christopher Boyce in The Falcon and the Snowman (1985) and Aldrich Ames in Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (1998). Both men were convicted of having sold secrets to the Soviet Union. In a third instance, Daniel (1983), he played the son of fictionalized versions of real-life traitors, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg. See more »


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