Kevin Spacey Fowler is a singer, screen writer, producer, director and above all a fabulous actor born in South Orange, Jersey in 1959. He was a stage actor before arriving at entering the filming world & took on his paternal grandmother’s name, “Spacey” as his surname. He has won 2 Academy Awards and is the artistic director of London’ theater, Old Vic among others.

Career Highlights

He made his first television appearance in the drama “Crime Story Season 2” playing the role of an American senator. He was always interested in films but never let go off theatrical performances at the same time. His father was never convinced with his choice of career until he established himself as a renowned actor. Spacey became the most successful supporting actor with his acute performances in the movies “Seven”, “Outbreak” and “The Usual Suspects” for which he won the Academy Award as well. He played the role of a perplexing criminal in this movie.

Spacey received universal praise and a Best Actor Oscar for his role as a depressed suburban father who re-evaluates his life in “American Beauty”. This movie proved his worth far beyond the supporting roles. He is the voice behind the main hopper in Pixar’s animated movie, “A Bug’s Life”. “Beyond The Sea” was his dream project was written, produced, directed and starred by himself. He provided his own vocals for the soundtrack of the movie which portrayed the relationship between Darin and Sandra Dee.

The most notable works of Spacey are listed below;

  • American Beauty
  • The Usual Suspects
  • L.A. Confidential
  • Se7en
  • Glengarry Glen Ross
  • Swimming With Sharks
  • Iron Will
  • Superman Returns
  • Horrible Bosses
  • Baby Driver

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