Christian Kane

 

Date Of Birth

June 27, 1974
 

Biography

Christian Kane participated in wrestling and football while growing up, but decided to pursue acting while studying art history at the University of Oklahoma. He moved to Los Angeles and began auditioning, later getting a lead role in the MGM television series Fame L.A.

Kane got his first major break when he took a recurring role in the Joss Whedon series Angel, as the double-sided lawyer Lindsay MacDonald. He later starred in films such as Just Married, Life or Something Like It, Friday Night Lights and Taxi. After a stint in the CBS series Close to Home, he joined the cast of TNT's Leverage.

Kane is also an active musician; he currently fronts the rock band Kane, alongside friend and lead guitarist Steve Carlson. The band released their debut album in 2000, and made their label debut with the single "The House Rules" ten years later.
 

Place of Birth

Dallas, TX
 

Birth Name

Christian Kane
 

Gender

Male
 

Fun Facts

None
 

Awards

- Phoenix Film Festival, Special Jury Prize for Acting Achievement, 2006 (for Her Minor Thing)
 

Filmography

FILM:
- Edtv (1999)
- The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy (2000)
- Summer Catch (2001)
- Life or Something Like It (2002)
- Just Married (2003)
- Secondhand Lions (2003)
- The Plight of Clownana (2004)
- Taxi (2004)
- Friday Night Lights (2004)
- Her Minor Thing (2005)
- Keep Your Distance (2005)
- Four Sheets to the Wind (2007)
- Hide (2008)
- The Christmas Conspiracy (2008)
- The Donner Party (2009)
- Not Since You (2009)
- Good Day for It (2011)
- Universal Squadrons (2011)

TELEVISION:
- Fame L.A. (regular, 1997-1998)
- Rescue 77 (recurring, 1999)
- Angel (recurring, 1999-2004)
- Close to Home (regular, 2005-2006)
- Leverage (regular, 2008-present)
 

Nickname

Chris
 

Height

5'10"
 

Quotes

None

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