Gary Sinise

United States

Gary Sinise Bio

Who is Gary Sinise

Gary Alan Sinise is an American actor, director, and musician. Sinise is known for several memorable roles which includes George Milton in Of Mice and Men, Lt. Dan Taylor in Forrest Gump, Harry S. Truman in Truman, Ken Mattingly in Apollo 13, Detective Jimmy Shaker in Ransom, and George C. Wallace in the television film George Wallace.

Early Life (Childhood)

Gary Alan Sinise was born in Blue Island, Illinois, to Mylles S. (Alsip) and Robert L. Sinise, A.C.E., a film editor. His family moved to Highland Park. He attended and graduated from Highland Park High School followed by Illinois State University.

Interesting Facts

Gary Sinise is an actor who has a net worth of $30 million. He was something of a rebel, playing in bands but paying little attention to school. He with his friends Terry Kinney, and Jeff Perry founded the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago in 1974.

Personal Life

In 1981, Gary is married to Moira Sinise, an actress and original member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company. They have three children, Sophie Sinise, McCanna Anthony Sinise and Ella Sinise.


Gary has won Golden Globe, Primetime Emmy Awards, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, CableACE Awards, Character and Morality in Entertainment Awards, Milano International Film Festival Awards (MIFF Awards), DVD Exclusive Awards, and many more.