Member Profiles

Terry Kinney


Terry Kinney is a co-founder of Steppenwolf Theatre Company. Terry won a Tony award for Best Revival for his production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Terry brings passionate intellect to both his acting — Steppenwolf's Buried Child, HBO's Oz and The Laramie Project — and to his direction Steppenwolf's ...And a Nightingale Sang..., One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Well-Appointed Room and The Violet Hour.

Watch & Listen

  1. Orphans


  2. The Grapes Of Wrath

    The Grapes Of Wrath

  3. The Well-Appointed Room

    The Well-Appointed Room

  4. Joe Frank

    Joe Frank's "Just An Ordinary Man" in Production

Credits & Awards


The Game of Their Lives; Save the Last Dance; House of Mirth; Luminous Motion; The Young Girl and the Monsoon; Oxygen; Sleepers; Fly Away Home; The Firm; Devil in the Blue Dress; No Mercy.


Director Off-Broadway: The Agony and the Agony; Beautiful Child; Eyes for Consuela; Brilliant Traces.


Actor The Laramie Project (HBO); Oz (HBO); That Championship Season (Showtime); George Wallace (TNT); Thirtysomething (ABC); The Unusuals (ABC); The Mentalist (CBS) Director Oz (HBO)


Tony Award nomination (The Grapes of Wrath); Drama Desk Award nomination (And a Nightingale Sang...); Joseph Jefferson Award (And a Nightingale Sang...); Cable ACE nomination (Oz).

Frequent Collaborators

Hover on an ensemble member to view their collaborations with Terry Kinney.

  1. Gary Sinisetest
  2. Alan Wildertest
  3. Laurie Metcalftest
  4. Jeff Perrytest
  5. John Malkovichtest
  6. Joan Allentest
  7. John Mahoneytest
  8. Tom Irwintest