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Kurt Sutter

Raised in the shadow of Rahway prison, Sutter spent most of his New Jersey childhood indoors, away from people, three feet from a TV screen. That's where he learned the essentials of storytelling and the comic significance of anvils. After graduating from Rutgers University with a BA in Film, Kurt spent several years as an actor in NYC, performing ... See full bio »


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  The Bastard Executioner (TV Series) (created by - 10 episodes, 2015) (written by - 8 episodes, 2015)
- Blood and Quiescence/Crau a Chwsg (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Bernadette Maneuver/Cynllwyn Bernadette (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Broken Things/Pethau Toredig (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Behold the Lamb/Gweled yr Oen (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Thorns/Drain (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2015 Southpaw (written by)
  Sons of Anarchy (TV Series) (3 episodes, 2011) (created by - 92 episodes, 2008 - 2014) (written by - 61 episodes, 2008 - 2014) (story - 2 episodes, 2010) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2009)
- Papa's Goods (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Red Rose (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Suits of Woe (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Faith and Despondency (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- What a Piece of Work Is Man (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
  The Shield (TV Series) (written by - 17 episodes, 2002 - 2008) (story - 2 episodes, 2005) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2005)
- Parricide (2008) ... (written by)
- Coefficient of Drag (2008) ... (written by)
- Exiled (2007) ... (written by)
- On the Jones (2007) ... (written by)
- Of Mice and Lem (2006) ... (written by)
  Diva. Clown. Killer (TV Series) (creator)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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[on Sons of Anarchy (2008)] I'd like to think that, when we're pushing the envelope, it's never gratuitous. Ultimately, the world this story takes place in, the subculture, is really background for what I like to think of as a family drama. It's a love story between a man and his wife. To make characters like the 'Sons' palatable for an audience, you have to stress those elements of brotherhood ... See more »


Son-in-law of Boris Sagal and Sara Macon. See more »

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