Name: Aidan Quinn
Born As: Aidan T. Quinn
Birthdate/place: March8, 1959
Claim to Fame: His role in Desperately Seeking Susan as the character “Dez”.
Bio: Quinn’s first significant film role was in Reckless, following his breakthrough role in Desperately Seeking Susan as the character Dez. His first starring role was in the controversial TV movie An Early Frost, about a young lawyer dying of AIDS. He received an Emmy Award nomination for his role in this movie. Quinn worked on films such as Legends of the Fall, Benny & Joon, The Handmaid’s, and Haunted. In 2000, Quinn portrayed Paul McCartney in the VH1 television drama, Two of Us. In 2007, he received his second Emmy nomination for the television movie Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. He is in the upcoming film The Eclipse.