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Kyle Chandler was born in Buffalo, New York, to Sally Jeanette (Meyer), who bred dogs, and Edward Chandler, a farm owner. He is of German, Irish, and English descent. Kyle grew up in the small town of Social Circle, Georgia (population 4,500). On the family farm, the only TV station they got was Ted Turner's TBS. Kyle would watch old movies, go out... See full bio »

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 2016 Manchester-by-the-Sea (completed)
Joe Chandler
 2015-2016 Bloodline (TV Series)
John Rayburn
- Episode #2.4 (2016) ... John Rayburn
- Episode #2.2 (2016) ... John Rayburn
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... John Rayburn
- Part 12 (2015) ... John Rayburn
- Part 11 (2015) ... John Rayburn
 2015 Carol
Harge Aird
 2011-2014 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Little Mac / Hiro's Brother / Spokesperson / ...
- Up, Up, and Buffet (2014) ... Little Mac / Hiro's Brother / Spokesperson (voice)
- No Country for Old Dogs (2011) ... Mongo / Man (voice)
 2014 American Dad! (TV Series)
Coach Keegan
- Introducing the Naughty Stewardesses (2014) ... Coach Keegan (voice)
 2013 The Naughty List (Video)
Santa (voice)
 2013 A Monsterous Holiday (TV Movie)
Coach (voice)
 2006-2011 Friday Night Lights (TV Series)
Eric Taylor
- Always (2011) ... Eric Taylor
- The March (2011) ... Eric Taylor
- Don't Go (2011) ... Eric Taylor
- Gut Check (2011) ... Eric Taylor
 2010/II Morning
 2008 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Tucker Mardell
- The Courtship of Joseph's Father (2008) ... Tucker Mardell (voice, uncredited)
 2005 Lies and the Wives We Tell Them To (TV Movie)
 2004 Capital City (TV Movie)
Mac McGinty
 1990-2003 One Life to Live (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8923 (2003) ... Joey
- Episode #1.5742 (1990) ... Joey
 1996 Mulholland Falls
 1995 Convict Cowboy (TV Movie)
Clay Treyton
 1995 Sleep, Baby, Sleep (TV Movie)
Peter Walker
 1994 The Color of Evening
 1989 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)
- Memory Overload (1989) ... Chuck
 1989 China Beach (TV Series)
- Independence Day (1989) ... Grunt
 1989 Home Fires Burning (TV Movie)
Billy Benefield
 1989 Unconquered (TV Movie)
1st Boy
 1988 Quiet Victory: The Charlie Wedemeyer Story (TV Movie)
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Starred in the Roundabout Theatre's Picnic as Hal See more »

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


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I was never upset that I did not get an Emmy. That I did get an Emmy nomination, I couldn't be happier and prouder. See more »


As of 2014, has appeared in three films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Argo (2012), Zero Dark Thirty (2012) and The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). Argo (2012) won in the category. See more »

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