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Ron Livingston

Ronald Joseph Livingston was born on June 5, 1967 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Linda (Rinas), a Lutheran pastor, and Kurt Livingston, an aerospace engineer. His younger brother, John Livingston, is also an actor, his sister, Jennifer Livingston, is a TV news personality at CBS/WKBT in La Crosse, Wisconsin, and his youngest brother, Nick Livingston, is a student. He is of German, and smaller amounts of Welsh, Scottish, and English, ancestry.Livingston graduated from Marion High School, then attended Yale University with Paul Giamatti and Edward Norton. It was at Yale University that he earned his B.A. degree in Theatre Studies and English Literature. He began his acting career while still an undergraduate, getting his stage credits with the Williamson Theatre Festival and Manhattan Class Company. In 1989, after graduating from Yale, Livingston moved to Chicago, where he acted in a number of stage productions, including shows at the Goodman Theatre and other venues. His film debut was in Dolly Parton's Straight Talk (1992). He accelerated his film career by moving to Los Angeles in 1993, gaining attention as one of the buddies in the popular hit Swingers (1996). His acting credits include the cult hit 35 heures, c'est déjà trop (1999), in which he starred opposite Jennifer Aniston, the mini-series Band of Brothers (2001), where he co-starred with Damian Lewis, eight episodes of Sex and the City (1998) (2002-2003), where he starred opposite Sarah Jessica Parker, and the Oscar-winning Adaptation. (2002), among his other works. He was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2002 for his performance in Band of Brothers (2001). He also appears as Sebastian Charles in the episode "TB or not TB" (2005) of Fox's popular series House M.D. (2004).In 2006 Livingston became a new spokesman for Sprint Nextel telecommunications company in their new "Power Up" campaign. He is starring as Matt Flannery, the FBI senior negotiator, in the FOX's popular television series Standoff (2006), since the series opened in September 2006.Livingston resides in Los Angeles, California. He married actress Rosemarie DeWitt in 2009, and the two have a daughter.


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Born:
Jun 5, 1967 In Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
15
First Appeared:
In the series JAG 1995-09-23
Latest Project:
Series Boardwalk Empire 2010-09-19

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Boardwalk Empire
Poster of Defying Gravity
Poster of Band of Brothers
Poster of Family Guy
Filmography
Boardwalk Empire Unknown 2010-09-19
WWII in HD Charles Scheffel 5 episodes, 2009 2009
Defying Gravity Maddux Donner 13 episodes, 2009 2009-08-02
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King Unknown 2006-07-12
Standoff Matt Flannery 18 episodes, 2006-2007 2006
American Dad! Unknown 2005-02-06
House Unknown 2004-11-16
Band of Brothers Lewis Nixon 10 episodes, 2001 2001-09-09
Dinner for Five Unknown 2001-07-06
Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Sex and the City Unknown 1998-06-06
The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
JAG Unknown 1995-09-23