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Denis Leary was born and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of Nora (Sullivan) and John Leary, Irish immigrants who had grown up together. His mother was a maid and his father was an auto mechanic. After a childhood in the 1960s, Leary went to Emerson College in Boston, where he tried his hand at acting and writing. He was a charter ... See full bio »

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 2014 Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (TV Movie) (post-production)
  Sirens (TV Series) (developed by - 10 episodes, 2014) (written by - 3 episodes, 2014) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2014)
- Shotgun Wedding (2014) ... (developed by)
- There's No "I" in Cream (2014) ... (developed by)
- Itsy Bitsy Spider (2014) ... (developed by)
- Till Jeff Do Us Part (2014) ... (developed by)
- The Finger (2014) ... (developed by)
 2013 Behind the B (TV Series documentary) (written by)
  Rescue Me (TV Series) (created by - 93 episodes, 2004 - 2011) (written by - 58 episodes, 2004 - 2011) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2004 - 2009) (story - 1 episode, 2009)
- Ashes (2011) ... (created by) / (written by)
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 2005 Merry F#%$in' Christmas (TV Movie)
 2002 Contest Searchlight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
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  The Job (TV Series) (3 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (written by - 10 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (story - 1 episode, 2002) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2002)
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- Gay (2002) ... (written by)
- Neighbor (2002)
- Quitter (2002) ... (written by)
- Boss (2002)
 1997 Denis Leary: Lock 'N Load (TV Movie)
 1992 No Cure for Cancer (TV Movie)
 1987-1989 Remote Control (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- World Class Athlete Day (1989) ... (writer)
- Sports Stars Episode (1988) ... (writer)
- Salute to Heavy Metal (1988) ... (writer)
- MTV Celebrity Episode (1988) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Boston radio station WAAF 107.3 FM (2006 See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Interviews | 12 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

Did you ever notice they never take any fat hostages? You never see a guy coming out of Lebanon going: "I was held hostage for seven months and I lost 175 pounds, I feel good and I look good and I learned self-discipline. That's the important thing." See more »

Trivia:

Had a roast held in his honor at the New York Friar's Club See more »

Trademark:

His distinctive voice See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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