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Edward Fitzgerald Burns was born January 29, 1968 in Woodside, Queens, New York. He is the second of three children of Molly (McKenna), who worked for the Federal Aviation Administration at Kennedy Airport, and Edward J. Burns, a police sergeant and active spokesperson for the New York Police Dept. He was raised Catholic, and is of Irish, and one ... See full bio »

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 2015 Public Morals (TV Series)
Terry Muldoon
- A Thought and a Soul (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- Starts with a Snowflake (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- No Crazies on the Street (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- Collection Day (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- A Good Shooting (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
 2014 Louie (TV Series)
- So Did the Fat Lady (2014) ... Ed
 2012 Man on a Ledge
Jack Dougherty (as Ed Burns)
 2012 40 (TV Movie)
 2011 Newlyweds
 2010 Nice Guy Johnny
Uncle Terry
 2006-2009 Entourage (TV Series)
Edward Burns / Ed Burns
- Running on E (2009) ... Edward Burns
- What About Bob? (2006) ... Edward Burns (as Ed Burns)
- The Release (2006) ... Ed Burns (as Ed Burns)
 2009 The Lynch Pin (TV Series)
Dan Lynch
 2009 Echelon Conspiracy
John Reed
 2005 Will & Grace (TV Series)
 2004 The Breakup Artist
Edward Burns
 2004 Looking for Kitty
Jack Stanton
 2002 Ash Wednesday
Francis Sullivan
 2002 Life or Something Like It
Pete (as Ed Burns)
 2002 Lethargy (Short)
Store Clerk
 2001 Sidewalks of New York
 1998 No Looking Back
 1995 The Brothers McMullen
Barry / Finbar McMullen
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Book: "Three Screenplays" See more »

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9 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Personal Quote:

(On his fourth writing/directing effort, the Sidewalks of New York (2001)): "I hope people watch this movie and still see New York as the greatest city in the world. I certainly do". See more »


Purchased the Manhattan loft on N. Moore Street of the late Kennedy, Jr, John F. for over $2 million in 2000. See more »


Frequently cast as cops or special investigators ("One Missed Call", "Man On A Ledge", etc.) See more »



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