Tracy Letts

Birthday:

07/04/1965

Place of birth:

Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA:

Biography:

Tracy Letts (born July 4, 1965) is an American playwright, screenwriter, and actor. He received the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play August: Osage County and a Tony Award for his portrayal of George in the revival of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? He is also known for his portrayal of Andrew Lockhart in seasons 3 and 4 of Showtime's Homeland, for which he has been nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards as a member of the ensemble. He currently portrays Nick on the HBO comedy Divorce. Letts wrote the screenplays of three films adapted from his own plays: Bug and Killer Joe, both directed by William Friedkin, and August: Osage County, directed by John Wells. His 2009 play Superior Donuts was adapted into a television series of the same name which is currently in its second season on CBS.


Film Credits

The Post (2017)
as Fritz Beebe
Lady Bird (2017)
as Larry McPherson
The Lovers (2017)
as Michael
Christine (2016)
as Michael
Imperium (2016)
as Dallas Wolf
Indignation (2016)
as Dean Caudwell
Wiener-Dog (2016)
as Danny
Elvis & Nixon (2016)
as John Finlator
The Big Short (2015)
as Lawrence Fields
Guinevere (1999)
as Zack
U.S. Marshals (1998)
as Sheriff Poe
Chicago Cab (1997)
as Sports Fan
Straight Talk (1992)
as Sean (voice)
Paramedics (1988)
as Van Owner

Production Credits

August: Osage County (2013)
Screenplay
August: Osage County (2013)
Author
Killer Joe (2011)
Screenplay
Bug (2006)
Screenplay
Bug (2006)
Theatre Play