|Lara Flynn Boyle Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||March 24, 1970|
|Spouse||Donald Ray Thomas II|
Lara Flynn Boyle is an American actress and producer who is known for having been cast in various roles in shows and movies like Men in Black II, Twin Peaks, Equinox, The Practice, Land of the Blind, Hansel & Gretel Get Baked, and Shades of Black: The Conrad Black Story.
Lara Flynn Boyle
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, United States
Lara Flynn Boyle studied at the Chicago Academy for the Arts.
- Father – Michael L. Boyle
- Mother – Sally Boyle (Clerical Worker, Assistant, Manager)
- Others – Charles A. Boyle (Paternal Grandfather) (United States Congressman), Helen L. Shaughnessy/O’Shaughnessy (Paternal Grandmother), Jacque/Jack/Charles Alois Negro (Maternal Grandfather), Kathleen Frances Flynn (Maternal Grandmother)
Lara Flynn Boyle is represented by Rugolo Entertainment, Talent Management Company, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, United States.
5 ft 6 in or 167.5cm
53 kg or 117 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Lara Flynn Boyle has dated –
- Kyle MacLachlan (1990-1992)
- Richard Dean Anderson (1995)
- John Patrick Dee III (1996-1998) – On August 11, 1996, she got married to John Patrick Dee III but the marriage dissolved within 2 years.
- David Spade (1998-1999)
- Jack Nicholson (1999-2003)
- Eric Dane (2001)
- Harrison Ford (2002) – Rumor
- Jaron Lowenstein (2004)
- Will Kopelman (2004)
- Donald Ray Thomas II (2006-Present) – She tied the knot with real-estate investor Donald Ray Thomas II on December 18, 2006, in San Antonio, Texas and the duo has been together ever since.
Race / Ethnicity
Lara Flynn Boyle is of Italian, Irish, and German descent.
- Toned body
- Husky voice
- High cheekbones
- Charming looks
Lara Flynn Boyle has done endorsement work for brands such as –
- LAX Super-rich shampoo (Japan) (1996) (TV Commercial)
- Calvin Klein’s “Obsession” (1990) (TV Commercial)
Lara Flynn Boyle Facts
- She got her name from a character in Boris Pasternak’s novel Doctor Zhivago.
- She was 6 years old when her parents separated.
- Lara spent her childhood years in Chicago, Illinois, and Wisconsin.
- Just after her high school graduation, Lara Flynn Boyle shifted to Los Angeles along with her mother.
- She appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine’s October 1990 issue along with Sherilyn Fenn and Mädchen Amick.
- She was diagnosed with dyslexia in her younger years.
- From 1997 to 2003, she played the role of Helen Gamble in the legal drama-comedy series, The Practice, in which she co-starred alongside the likes of Dylan McDermott, LisaGay Hamilton, Steve Harris, Camryn Manheim, Kelli Williams, and Michael Badalucco. For this role, Lara Flynn Boyle was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for “Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series” as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award for “Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series”.
- Some of her friends include Chris Isaak and Nina Siemaszko.
- Growing up, Lara Flynn Boyle was very shy and classes in Irish folk dancing, art, and improv helped her overcome her shy self.
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