Ed Amatrudo is an American actor and producer known for his work in the TV series, NYPD Blue (1999), Nashville (2012-18), Chicago Fire (2018), and The Resident (2019).
Ed Amatrudo was born as ‘Edward Amatrudo’ on Friday, February 10, 1956 (age 64 years; as in 2020), in Branford, Connecticut. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.
He did his schooling from Branford High School and graduated from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut. He studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, US.
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Gray (semi-bald)
Family & Ethnicity
His father, Edward B. Amatrudo was a firefighter. His mother, Arlene was a singer.
He has two brothers, Michael Amatrudo and Mitchell Amatrudo, and a sister, Terri Amatrudo O’Donnell.
He is married to Laura Amatrudo and has a daughter named Delaney who is also an actress.
Ed Amatrudo started his career as a theatre artist and has acted in the theatre plays, Jesus Christ Superstar, Oliver!, Treasure Island, Virginia Voolfe, Temporary Buddy, Comedy of Errors, Merchant of Venice, and Othello. He made his TV debut with series, Miami Vice in the minor role of ‘Tommy T.’ in 1989.
He made his film debut with Chains of Gold as ‘Peter’ in 1990.
In the 2000s, he worked as a real estate broker and returned back to his acting career in 2010s. He has acted in many films, a few of them are, A Little Piece of Sunshine (1990), Popcorn (1991), Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993), Bad Boys (1995), Up Close & Personal (1996), Bully (2001), Out of Time (2003), Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland (2014), Catastrópico (2017), and One Last Thing (2018). He has also acted in many TV series such as The 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage (1991), Swamp Thing (1993), Walker, Texas Ranger (1997), NYPD Blue (1999), Drop Dead Diva (2010), Halt and Catch Fire (2014), Still The King (2016), Chicago Fire (2018), Nashville (2012-18), and The Resident (2019). He made his web debut with the Netflix film, Hillbilly Elegy (2020) as ‘Rich’ and has also acted in the web production, A Week Away (2020) as ‘Mike.’
- Actor: John Wilkes Booth
- Food: Classic Coleslaw, Spaghetti
- He likes traveling and cooking in his spare time.
- During his teenage, he was a part of a band named ‘Bootleg’ and used to play the guitar and drums in the band. The band used to perform at a club named Pine Orchard Club.
- Apart from acting, he is an athletic person and plays sports like billiards, fencing, football, golf, ping-pong, shooting, tennis, and volleyball.
- He is an animal lover and has a bird named Kevin, and a dog named Toni.
- In 2019, he produced a short titled Faceless.