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Kevin Dillon – Biography, Age, Height, Brother, Wife, Parents

In the early 1980s, if you want an ideal actor to play a tough guy or bad boy in Hollywood, the name Kevin Dillon is sure to pop up on your list. Coming from a family of some names in the acting industry, Kevin has managed to stay relevant for much of the three decades.

His distinguished career includes three nominations from the Golden Globe awards – for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or TV Movie. He also boasted a Golden Nymph nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series and a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series – all for his performance in Entourage. He was also nominated by the Screen Actors Guild for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

Kevin Dillon Biography (Age)

Kevin was born on August 19, 1965 to Paul Dillon and Mary Ellen Dillon in New Rochelle, New York. His father is a portrait painter and golf instructor at Fordham University, while his mother, Mary, was a homemaker.

He attended Mamaroneck High School in New York and later the School of Visual Arts in New York. His talent was first noticed by a movie agent in Matt’s 1982 film T Ex-Party. He debuted in 1983 playing the character Arnold Norberry in the film No Big Deal. Kevin followed suit with good performances in Zug , where he played a psychopathic soldier named Bunny, and also in Heaven Help Us , portraying the role of a controlling teenager.

Kevin Dillon also appeared in Delta Force and also featured in the documentary Dear America – Letter From Vietnam as Jack. You will find him in Remote Control playing the role of Cosmo.

At the turn of the century Kevin appeared in the CBS television series Such is Life as Paul DeLucca and also in 24 as Lonnie McRae. His greatest work in terms of commercial value and widespread acclaim is the HBO Television hit comedy series entitled Entourage, where he played the Johnny drama Chase character. He received three Emmy Award nominations in 2007, 2008 and 2009 for his performance. In 2008 he also received a nomination for the Golden Globe Awards.

His wife, parents and brother

Kevin Dillon married model Jane Stuart in a lavish ceremony in Las Vegas on April 21, 2006, at the height of the popularity of the HBO hit series Entourage His best man was his entourage star, JerryFerrara. His wife, Jane, was led down the aisle by another entourage mate, Kevin Connolly. The couple welcomed their daughter Ava in May 2006 in Los Angeles.

In July 2016, Jane filed for divorce and the couple went to court for a while to get Kevin to drop child support and spousal support. According to Jane, Kevin had been far from honest about his earnings throughout their marriage. She even accused him of understating his income in court to ensure his support payments were as low as possible. She disputed his stated earnings, claiming that he grossed more than $16 million for his role on Entourage.

Another point of contention was the date of separation as Kevin insisted they split in October 2008 while Jane maintained they split in May 2016. She believes he preferred to backdate the date to avoid his financial obligations.

They finally agreed to an agreement without a trace and promised to raise their daughter together. Kevin pays $3,174 monthly in child support and Jane receives $7,214 monthly in spousal support.

Kevin Dillon’s parents are Paul Dillon and MaryEllen Dillon. He has four brothers – Brian Dillon, Matt Dillon, Paul Dillon and Timothy Dillon. His older brother Matt is an actor who has appeared in films such as Wild Things , To Die For , There’s Something About Mary , Pretty Girls , In & Out, among others.

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height and weight

Though tough looking with an athletic physique, Kevin doesn’t really have an intimidating physique. He stands at 5′ 9” which is 1.75 m (175 cm). The actor weighs 70 kg and details of his other body measurements are not publicly available.

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