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Kyle MacLachlan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kyle Merritt MacLachlan (/məˈɡlɑːklən/; born February 22, 1959) is an Americanactor. MacLachlan is best known for his roles in cult films such as Blue Velvet as Jeffrey Beaumont, The Hidden as Lloyd Gallagher, as Zack Carey in Showgirls and as Paul Atreides in Dune. He has also had prominent roles in television shows including appearing as Special Agent Dale Cooper in Twin Peaks, Trey MacDougal in Sex and the City, Orson Hodge in Desperate Housewives, The Captain in How I Met Your Mother, and as the Mayor of Portland in Portlandia. Early life MacLachlan was born in Yakima, Washington. His mother, Catherine (née Stone), was a public relations director, and his father, Kent Alan MacLachlan, was a stockbroker and lawyer. He has Scottish, Cornish and German ancestry. He has two younger brothers named Craig and Kent, both of whom live in the Pacific Northwest. MacLachlan graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1977. He graduated from the University of Washington in 1982 and, shortly afterward, moved to Hollywood, California to pursue his career.

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Feb 22, 1959 In Yakima - Washington - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Dune 1984-12-14
Latest Project:
Movie Blue Velvet Revisited 2016-10-07
Known For
Poster of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Movie Blue Velvet Revisited 2016-10-07
Movie Riley's First Date? Dad (voice) 2015-11-03
Movie Inside Out Dad (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me - The Missing Pieces Sheriff Cable 2014-07-29
Movie Moving Through Time: Fire Walk With Me Memories Himself 2014-05-29
tv Believe Roman Skouras 2014-03-10
tv Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Cal 2013-09-24
Movie Breathe In Peter Sebeck 2013-01-18
tv Gravity Falls Bus Driver (voice) 2012-06-15
tv Made in Jersey Donovan Stark 2012-09-28
Movie Peace, Love & Misunderstanding Mark Hudson 2011-09-13
tv Portlandia Mayor 2011-01-21
Movie Mao's Last Dancer Charles Foster 2009-10-01
Movie The Smell of Success Jimmy St. James 2009-01-20
Movie The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 Bill Kerr 2008-08-06
Movie Justice League: The New Frontier Superman (voice) 2008-02-26
tv The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Free Jimmy Marius (English Version, Voice) 2006-04-21
tv In Justice David Swain 2006-01-01
tv How I Met Your Mother The Captain 2005-09-19
Movie Mysterious Island Cyrus 2005-09-17
Movie The Librarian: Quest for the Spear Edward Wilde 2004-12-05
tv Desperate Housewives Orson Hodge 2004-10-03
Movie Touch of Pink Ghost of Cary Grant 2004-07-16
Movie Northfork Mr. Hope 2003-01-01
Movie Miranda Nailor 2002-01-18
Movie Mysteries of Love Himself 2002-01-01
Movie Xchange Fisk / Toffler 2 2001-01-19
Movie Perfume Business Manager 2001-04-08
Movie Me Without You Daniel 2001-11-01
Movie Hamlet Claudius 2000-05-12
Movie Timecode Bunny Drysdale 2000-03-22
Movie The Spring Dennis Conway 2000-01-16
tv Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie The Doors Ray Manzarek 1991-03-01
Movie The Hidden Lloyd Gallagher 1987-10-30
Movie Blue Velvet Jeffrey Beaumont 1986-08-01
Movie Dune Paul Atreides 1984-12-14