Dermot Mulroney, born on October 31, 1963, is a renowned American actor and television personality widely recognized for his roles in romantic comedies, westerns, and dramas.
He gained popularity for his portrayal of Sean, a former heroin addict and restaurant owner, in the acclaimed Showtime series Shameless. Let’s take a closer look at the life and career of this talented actor.
Early Life and Education:
Dermot Mulroney was born in Alexandria, Virginia to parents Michael Mulroney and Ellen. His father, originally from Elkader, Iowa, had a successful career as a tax attorney, while his mother, a regional theater actress, hailed from Manchester, Iowa. Dermot, of Irish and German descent, grew up with two older brothers named Conor and Sean, a younger brother named Kieran (who is also an actor and screenwriter), and a younger sister named Moira.