- Name: Edward Burns
- Born: 01/29/1968 (52 years old)
- Occupation: Actor, film director, film producer, screenwriter
- Website: http://edwardburns.net/
Edward Fitzgerald Burns (born January 29, 1968) is an American actor, producer, writer, and director best known for appearing in several films including Saving Private Ryan (1998), 15 Minutes (2001), Life or Something Like It (2002), Confidence (2003), A Sound of Thunder (2005), The Holiday (2006), The Groomsmen (2006), One Missed Call (2008), 27 Dresses (2008), Man on a Ledge (2012), Friends with Kids (2012), and Alex Cross (2012). Burns directed movies such as The Brothers McMullen (1995), She’s the One (1996), Sidewalks of New York (2001), Purple Violets (2007), and The Fitzgerald Family Christmas (2012). He also starred as Bugsy Siegel in the TNT crime drama series Mob City and as Terry Muldoon in TNT’s Public Morals.
Notable Works: The Brothers McMullen, She’s the One, Sidewalks of New York, Newlyweds, The Fitzgerald Family Christmas
School: SUNY Oneonta, University at Albany
Alias: Edward Fitzgerald Burns
Birth Place: Woodside, Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.
Edward Burns quotes :
I mean the cool thing about the movies is that you get to try on these different personalities and different styles.Edward Burns
I spent four months in Prague in these blue rooms reacting to nothing and you basically place your faith in the hands of the director and the special effects co-coordinator and you keep your fingers crossed and hope that the creatures look really scary.Edward Burns
Newlyweds shooting budget: 5k for actors, 2k insurance, 2k food and drink. 9k in the can. We only shot 12 days. That's how to make an independent film.Edward Burns