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Edward Burns was born on January 28th 1968 in Woodside, Queens New York. The second of three children of Irish-Catholic immigrants. His father Edward J. Burns was a police sergeant and active spokesperson for the New York Police Dept. His mother, Molly, worked for the Federal Aviation Administration at Kennedy Airport. Edward, along with his older... See full bio »

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 2014 Public Morals (TV Series) (pre-production)
Terry Muldoon
 2014 Louie (TV Series)
Ed
- So Did the Fat Lady (2014) ... Ed
 2012 Man on a Ledge
Jack Dougherty (as Ed Burns)
 2012 40 (TV Movie)
 2011 Newlyweds
Buzzy
 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)
Nick
 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
Tommy
 1998 No Looking Back
Charlie
 1995 The Brothers McMullen
Barry / Finbar McMullen
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Book: "Three Screenplays" See more »

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9 Interviews | 8 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ed Burns

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

[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 »

Trivia:

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 »

Trademark:

Often makes movies about Irish-Americans See more »

Nickname:

Eddie

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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