Kevin Kline Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Aug, 2021
Facts of Kevin Kline
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Kevin Kline
Birth Name Kevin Delaney Kline
Nick Name Kevin Kline
Father Robert Joseph Kline
Mother Margaret Agnes Kirk
Nationality American
Birth Place/City St Louis, Missouri,St Louis, Missouri,
Profession Actor,Director
Net Worth $40 MILLION
Affair with JoBeth Williams,Glenn Close
Girlfriend Sally Field
Married to Phoebe Cate,
Children Owen Kline, Greta Kline,
Movies As You Like It, A Midnight's Dream, A Fish Called Wanda
TV Show Search for Tomorrow,The New Show ,Maya & Marty
Sisters Kate Kline
Siblings Alexander Kline and Christopher Kline
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 Kelvin Kline is an actor, director, and voice artist from the United States who made his debut in 1982 from the hit romantic drama Sophie's Choice. He is best known for his appearances in movies and shows like Bob's Burger, A Midnight's Dream, and A Fish Called Wanda. For the latter, he won an Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actor. Similarly, the actor is the recipient of three Tony Awards and the nominee of  British Academy Films Awards and Prime Emmy Awards. 

Kevin Kline: Parent, Age, And Education

Kevin Delaney Kline was born in St Louis, Missouri, the United States, on October 24, 1947. His parents are  Margaret Agnes Kirk and Robert Joseph Kline. His father is an Opera Singer and founder of The Record Bar, a record store in Missouri.

He was raised alongside his older sister, Kate Kline May, and has two younger brothers, Alexander Kline and Christopher Kline.

As of 2021, he stands tall at 6 feet 2 inches and ages 73 years old. 

Moving Towards his academics, he received his graduation from the Saint Louis Priory School in 1965. He was a classmate of actor Jonathan Banks at Indiana University in Bloomington. He began to learn music composition, but changed his concentration to theater and speech for his final two years and graduated in 1970.

"When I switched to the Theater Department, all I did was theater...I could barely make it to class because this was my passion."

Net Worth And Career In Detail 

Kline has always been interested in acting and has performed in various theaters, which led him to be awarded a scholarship to the newly founded Drama Division at the Juilliard School in New York in 1970.

At Juilliard, he began studying singing with Beverley Peck Johnson. He left The Acting Company in 1976 and relocated to New York to pursue an acting career outside of the theatre. After that, the actor briefly appeared as Woody Reed in the now-defunct soap opera Search for Tomorrow. 

Since the 73-year-old always liked theater, he returned to the stage to participate in Clym Yeopright's Dance on a Country Grave by the Hudson Guide Theater. The professional actor was recognized in the 1980s and 1990s by many films like "The Big Chill," "Silverado," "Grand Canyon," "I Love You Death,"  "French Kiss." and the British comedy film A Fish named Wanda.

The actor is also known for the title role of the public theater "King Leaf."  However, in 2008, he was involved in the movie As You Like It, adjusted by Shakespeare's theater, and directly joined HBO's The Conspirator film in the U.S. Klin. He starred in the 2012 comedy movie Darling Companion starring alongside Mark Duplass and Dianne Wiest.

Throughout his fantastic career, A Fish Called Wanda star has amassed a tremendous fortune. As of 2021, his net worth is estimated at around $40 million. His significant source of income is his successful career as an actor. As per sources, his annual income is $500k only from acting. 

Also, the Darling Companion actor has appeared in many Tv commercials and Brand Endorsements such as Schlitz Malt Liquor, Philadelphia cream cheese, and Goldfish Crackers.

Married For More Than Three Decades: Wife And Children

The 73-year-old is married to Phoebe Cates, an American actress. The couple first met in 1983, eventually, they became close and began dating in 1985. After four years, they got married in a private New York ceremony on March 5, 1989.

Breaking all the Hollywood stereotypes, when it comes to love, the pair is together for more than three decades now and is still going strong. The happy duo currently resides in the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York.  

They have two children; a son, Owen Kline (1991), and a daughter Greta Kline (1994). Their daughter is an American musician and singer who goes under the stage name Frankie Cosmos. 

CAPTION: Kevin Kline with his wife Phoebe Cates  SOURCE: @fooledaroundandfellinlove

Prior to Cates, Kline was first linked to actress JoBeth Williams and television director Glenn Close. In 1972, he had a brief romance with Pattu Lupone, an actress, and singer. In 1980, he was also rumored to be dating actress Marisa Berenson. He had a brief relationship with actress and director Sally Field in 1982. They also starred together in the film Soapdish. In addition, in 1984, Kline dated actress Barbara Hershey.