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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
- Collection Day (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- Episode #1.8 (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- Episode #1.10 (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- A Good Shooting (2015) ... Terry Muldoon
- A Token of Our Appreciation (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)
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- 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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[on why he makes films about Irish-Americans] "I feel Irish-Americans are the forgotten minority group. Nobody else is making films about them. You have Woody Allen and Paul Mazursky making films about Jewish-Americans, you have Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola making films about Italian-Americans and you have Spike Lee and John Singleton making films about African-Americans. Who is ... See more »


Owns two production companies. One with brother Brian Burns: "Irish Twins". The other is called "Marlboro Road Gang Films", named for the road in Long Island that he grew up on. See more »


Surprisingly high-pitched yet husky voice See more »



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