Dermot Mulroney

Dermot Mulroney is an American actor and director. Acting since the 1980s, he is known for his roles in the films Young Guns, Where the Day Takes You, My Best Friends Wedding, The Last Outlaw, About Schmidt, and August Osage County. Mulroney played the main antagonist of NBCs Crisis, Francis Gibson.

Mulroney was born in Alexandria, Virginia. His mother, Ellen, was a housewife and amateur actress originally from Manchester, Iowa, and his father, Michael Mulroney, was a law professor at Villanova University School of Law, originally from Elkader, Iowa. He has a sister, Moira, and three brothers, Conor, Kieran , and Sean. Moira formerly worked in the Philadelphia DAs office as an assistant district attorney, and later at WXPN, an FM radio station in Philadelphia, but now works elsewhere in the nonprofit industry. Some of Mulroneys ancestors immigrated from County Donegal and County Mayo in Ireland during the Irish Potato Famine he is of seven eighths Irish, and one eighth German, ancestry. Mulroney attended Maury Elementary School and played cello in school and city youth orchestras, as well as acted in childrens community theater. Mulroney attended the Interlochen Arts Camp as a cellist. He later attended T. C. Williams High School as well as Northwestern University in Evanston,

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