STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 308 this week

Gary Sinise


Gary Alan Sinise was born in Blue Island, Illinois, to Mylles S. (Alsip) and Robert L. Sinise, A.C.E., a film editor. He is of Italian (from his paternal grandfather), English, Scottish, Irish, French, German, and Swedish ancestry. His family moved to Highland Park, where he attended high school. He was something of a rebel, playing in bands but ... See full bio »

Prop Master Reveals Movie Secrets Behind Iconic Props

IMDb goes behind the scenes with movie prop master Russell Bobbitt to learn the secrets and stories behind iconic props from Avengers: Infinity War, Iron Man, Charlie's Angels, and more. IMDb in Partnership with Zippo.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 people
created 21 Jan 2016
 
a list of 42 people
created 23 Mar 2015
 
a list of 46 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 42 people
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 36 people
created 25 Dec 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gary Sinise's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 17 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump Lieutenant Dan Taylor
(1994)
Of Mice and Men
Of Mice and Men George Milton
(1992)
Ransom
Ransom Det. Jimmy Shaker
(1996)
Apollo 13
Apollo 13 Ken Mattingly
(1995)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (52 credits)
 2016-2017 Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (TV Series)
Jack Garrett
- Abominable (2017) ... Jack Garrett
- The Ripper of Riga (2017) ... Jack Garrett
- Obey (2017) ... Jack Garrett
- Type A (2017) ... Jack Garrett
- Blowback (2017) ... Jack Garrett
 2015 Beyond Glory
Military Voice
 2015 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Jack Garrett
- Beyond Borders (2015) ... Jack Garrett
 2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier
The Smithsonian Narrator (voice)
 2013 CSI: NY - The Final Season: A Day Off With (Video short)
Mac Taylor
 2004-2013 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Mac Taylor
- Today Is Life (2013) ... Mac Taylor
- Blood Actually (2013) ... Mac Taylor
- Seth and Apep (2013) ... Mac Taylor
- White Gold (2013) ... Mac Taylor
- Nine Thirteen (2013) ... Mac Taylor
 2013 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Mac Taylor
- In Vino Veritas (2013) ... Mac Taylor
 2012 Missions That Changed the War (TV Series)
Narrator
- Enola Gay: SuperFortress (2012) ... Narrator
 2009 Beyond All Boundaries (Short)
Ernie Pyle - Scripps Howard News Service Correspondent (voice)
 2008 CSI: NY (Video Game)
Detective Mac Taylor (voice)
 2006 Open Season
Shaw (voice)
 2004-2005 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Mac Taylor
- Felony Flight (2005) ... Mac Taylor
- MIA/NYC Nonstop (2004) ... Mac Taylor
 2005 Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (Documentary short)
Gene Cernan (voice)
 2004 The Forgotten
Dr. Jack Munce
 2004 The Big Bounce
Ray Ritchie
 2003 Fallen Angel (TV Movie)
Terry McQuinn
 2003 The Human Stain
Nathan Zuckerman
 2003 Mission: Space (Short)
Capcom
 2002 Hideous Man (Short)
Hideous Man
 2002 A Gentleman's Game
Foster Pearse
 2002 Path to War (TV Movie)
George Wallace (uncredited)
 2002 Made-Up
Duncan Tivey
 2001 Impostor
Spencer Olham
 2000 Bruno
Dino Battaglia
 2000 Mission to Mars
Jim McConnell
 2000 Reindeer Games
Gabriel
 1999 The Green Mile
Burt Hammersmith
 1999 All the Rage
Morgan
 1999 That Championship Season (TV Movie)
Tom Daley
 1998 Snake Eyes
Commander Kevin Dunne
 1997 George Wallace (TV Movie)
George C. Wallace
 1996 Ransom
Det. Jimmy Shaker
 1996 Albino Alligator
Milo
 1995 Truman (TV Movie)
Harry S. Truman
 1995/I Apollo 13
Ken Mattingly
 1995 Frasier (TV Series)
Sid
- The Club (1995) ... Sid (voice)
 1995 The Quick and the Dead
Marshall
 1994 Forrest Gump
Lieutenant Dan Taylor
 1994 The Stand (TV Mini-Series)
Stu Redman
- The Stand (1994) ... Stu Redman
- The Betrayal (1994) ... Stu Redman
- The Dreams (1994) ... Stu Redman
- The Plague (1994) ... Stu Redman
 1993 Jack the Bear
Norman Strick
 1993 The Witness (TV Short)
Young Soldier
 1992 Of Mice and Men
George Milton
 1992 A Midnight Clear
Vance 'Mother' Wilkins
 1984-1991 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Tom Joad / Austin
- The Grapes of Wrath (1991) ... Tom Joad
- True West (1984) ... Austin
 1990 Hunter (TV Series)
Lord Tony Rutherford
- Lullaby (1990) ... Lord Tony Rutherford
 1989 The Final Days (TV Movie)
Richard Ben-Veniste
 1989 My Name Is Bill W. (TV Movie)
Ebby
 1986-1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Howie Dressler
- Top of the World (1987) ... Howie Dressler
- For Love or Money (1986) ... Howie Dressler
 1984 Family Secrets (TV Movie)
Motorcyclist
 1980 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Lee Maddox
- Small Surprises (1980) ... Lee Maddox
 1978 A Wedding
Extra (uncredited)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Director (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (141 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in the stage production of "Road to Nirvana" at the Steppenwolf Theater Company in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Gary Sinise Foundation | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gary A. Sinise

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on his work ethic]: There's always the ongoing actor frustration of finding the great role to do next. I don't go to work a lot. I wait as long as I can until the money runs out or a great part comes along. See more »

Trivia:

Narrates "Mission: Space" at EPCOT at Walt Disney World in Florida. Previously, there was a "Mission to Mars" attraction at Disneyland Park(TM) in California and The Magic Kingdom. The attractions closed November 2, 1992 and October 4, 1993, respectively. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays cops and crooks.

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial