Claim to Fame
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
Brown - Dark
Has Detailed Data (New)
Profile Bio Text
Kathleen Denise Quinlan (born November 19, 1954) is an American actress, mostly seen on television and in motion pictures. Quinlan was born in Pasadena, California, the daughter of Josephine (née Zachry), a military supply supervisor, and Robert Quinlan, a television sports director. She was raised in Mill Valley, California, where she attended Tamalpais High School and began her acting career. She has been married to actor Bruce Abbott since April 12, 1994. They have a son, Tyler (born 1990).
She has appeared in over 50 films, but is perhaps best known for her roles as Deborah, a schizophrenic, in the film version of I Never Promised You a Rose Garden, for which she earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Motion Picture-Drama, and for a Golden Globe and Oscar nominated turn in the Best Supporting Actress category as an astronaut`s wife, Marilyn Lovell, in the 1995 true story Apollo 13 opposite Tom Hanks. Quinlan also made a mark as Jim Morrison`s Celtic Pagan lover Patricia Kennealy in Oliver Stone`s The Doors, and won a Blockbuster Entertainment Award as Favorite Supporting Actress-Suspense, for Breakdown (1997) with Kurt Russell. Her recent work includes the TV series House, the 2006 remake of the horror classic "The Hills Have Eyes" and as the wife of a government traitor in the 2007 film Breach. On November 10, 2008, TV Guide reported that Quinlan would join Fox drama Prison Break in a recurring role as a high-ranking player within the Company. Quinlan played Michael and Lincoln`s mother, Christina Rose Scofield, who never died but, in fact, has been working for the Company.
Couple Profile Source
Tamalpais High School, Mill Valley, California
Full Name at Birth
Kathleen Denise Quinlan
Page Display = 2 (Legacy)
Kathleen Denise Quinlan (born November 19, 1954) is an American film and television actress. She received a Best Actress Golden Globe nomination for the 1977 film I Never Promised You a Rose Garden, and a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award nomination for her role in the 1995 film Apollo 13. Her other film appearances include Airport '77 (1977), The Promise (1979), The Runner Stumbles (1979), Sunday Lovers (1980), Sunset (1988), Clara's Heart (1988), The Doors (1991) and Breakdown (1997).
Dating Profile AutoText
Married||Bruce Abbott and Kathleen Quinlan
have been married since 12th Apr 1994. |||
Bruce Abbott and Kathleen Quinlan have been married for 22 years. They were dating for 5 years after getting together in 1989 and were married on 12th Apr 1994.
Kathleen Quinlan has been in a relationship with Al Pacino (1979 - 1981).
Kathleen Quinlan has a son named Tyler Quinlan, age 25.
Kathleen Quinlan is a 61 year old American Actress. Born Kathleen Denise Quinlan on 19th November, 1954 in Pasadena, California and educated at Tamalpais High School, Mill Valley, California, she is famous for I Never Promised You a Rose Garden in a career that spans 1972–present. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Kathleen Quinlan has been in 4 on-screen matchups, notably with Joe Penny in The Operation (1990), Kurt Russell in Breakdown (1997), Tom Hanks in Apollo 13 (1995) and Val Kilmer in The Doors (1991).
Kathleen Quinlan is a member of the following lists:
Tamalpais High School alumni,
Actresses from Marin County, California and
Actresses from Pasadena, California.
Help us build our profile of Kathleen Quinlan! Login or register to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.
Posted by Nicoel Carino 7 hours ago
he is so nice. i love there narnia movies very much
Posted by claudette 10 hours ago
Megyn would you please stop dressing like your going out to dinner and dres...
Posted by Jeanne Smith 2 days ago
I am 70 years of age and have followed Mother Teresa for many years. She li...
Posted by Carolyn Baylies 2 days ago
Roger Ewing changed a lot. The picture of him today doesn't look like him. ...