Ten fun facts about Kyle MacLachlan


Fact 1
Kyle Merritt McLachlan was born on February 22, 1959 in Yakima, Washington, USA.

Fact 2
When he started acting he was immediately noticed by David Lynch for his wholesome boy next door good looks which landed him in a number of roles that were quite the opposite of what his appearance portrayed.

Fact 3
He graduated from the University of Washington in 1982 with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts.


Fact 4
His first role was in David Lynch’s “Dune” in 1984.

Fact 5
Kyle then acted in a number of other movies and television series that were directed by Lynch, including “Twin Peaks” and “Blue Velvet.” Kyle has also acted in the following successful movies and television series “The Doors,” “The Flintstones,” and “Desperate Housewives.”

Fact 6
The movie, “Showgirls” seemed to hurt his career for a time period because of how unsuccessful it was but he eventually bounced back.

Fact 7
Kyle has won a Golden Globe Award for best actor and has been nominated twice for the Emmy Awards.

Fact 8
He married Desiree Gruber on April 20, 2002 and they have one child together. His son, Callum Lyon MacLaughlin, was born on July 25, 2008.

Fact 9
Kyle is known for the role of the wealthy swarmy character which he has starred as in a number of different roles that were mentioned above in film and television.

Fact 10
He has a deep smooth voice that he is well known for and has played a lot of villainous characters over the period of time.


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Is an award winning American actor best known for his roles in cult movies.



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