Caption: Still of Denis Leary and John Scurti in Rescue Me (2004)
Writer, Actor, Producer
Born: August 18, 1957
Star sign: Leo
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Known for: Two If by Sea (1996), Rescue Me (2004), Ice Age (2002), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Denis Leary was born and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of Nora (Sullivan) and John Leary, Irish immigrants who had grown up together. His mother was a maid and his father was an auto mechanic. After a childhood in the 1960s, Leary went to Emerson College in Boston, where he tried his hand at acting and writing. He was a charter ...