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.

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.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 20

Birthday 1965-07-04

Place of Birth Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Post as Fritz Beebe
2017 Lady Bird as Larry McPherson
2017 The Lovers as Michael
2016 Christine as Michael
2016 Divorce(18 episodes) as Nick
2016 Imperium as Dallas Wolf
2016 Indignation as Dean Caudwell
2016 Wiener-Dog as Danny
2016 Elvis & Nixon as John Finlator
2015 The Big Short as Lawrence Fields
2011 Homeland(12 episodes) as Senator Andrew Lockhart
1999 Guinevere as Zack
1998 U.S. Marshals as Sheriff Poe
1997 Chicago Cab as Sports Fan
1992 Straight Talk as Sean (voice)
1988 Paramedics as Van Owner

Writing

2019 The Woman in the WindowScreenplay
2013 August: Osage CountyAuthor
2013 August: Osage CountyScreenplay
2011 Killer JoeScreenplay
2006 BugTheatre Play
2006 BugScreenplay

Production

2019 The Woman in the WindowProducer

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