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About John C. Reilly
John C. Reilly is a multi-talented personality. Aside from being known as an actor, he is also recognized as a musician as well as a screenwriter. As an actor, he made appearances alongside other great actors such as Tilda Swinton, Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper.
Family and Education
Born in Chicago, Illinois, he is the fifth child of John Reilly Sr. He had his education at Brother Rice High School and the Theatre School of DePaul University.
The Tony Award nominee’s love story with Allison Dickey began in 1989 during the shooting of the war drama film “Casualties of War”. They began to see each other and in 1992, they began a marital relationship. Reilly and Allison have two children and one of their children is in the music industry and performs under the stage name LoveLeo.
Reilly's first film role was in the ultimately unsuccessful film “Casualties of War”. Although it was unsuccessful, he received positive reviews from De Palma as a result of his performance in the film.
He then was in other critically acclaimed movies like “Chicago”, a 2002 musical comedy film, which starred Queen Latifah, Richard Gere and Dominic West. His performance earned him a nomination from Academy Award for “Best Supporting Actor” in 2003.
Reilly is now most known for his supporting roles in movies with Will Farrell. He has appeared in “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" and “Step Brothers”. Two of his most recent roles were as the main character of “Wreck-It Ralph” and as a minor character in “Guardians of the Galaxy”.
The American-born actor has featured in several Broadway productions, including “True West”, and Tennessee William’s “A Streetcar Named Desire”.
He has released a few singles and some include “Let’s Duet”, “A Life Without You”, and “Beautiful Pride”. With the first single, he collaborated with Angela Correa. He is also a member of the band “John Reilly & Friends”.
Reilly has received quite a number of nominations from prestigious awards such as Golden Globe, Critics Choice, Tony and Independent Spirit Awards.
Aside from the nominations, he won a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2003 in the category of “Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture”. The award was for his performance in the film “Chicago”.
When Reilly was 12, he and his friends stole over 450 boxes of sugary cereal from a train.
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F.A.Q. about John C. Reilly
When is his birthday?
John C. Reilly's birthday is on May 24, 1965.
In how many days is his birthday?
John's birthday is in 167 days
How old is he?
He is 57 years old.
Where is John from?
He was born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S..