|Sean Gunn Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11½ in|
|Date of Birth||May 22, 1974|
Sean Gunn is an American actor who is most renowned for playing fan-favorite roles like Kirk Gleason on Gilmore Girls (2000–2007; 2016) and Kraglin Obfonteri in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017).
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Sean completed his high school education from the Jesuit St. Louis University High School in 1992. Moreover, he attended The Theatre School at DePaul University and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1996.
- Father – James F. Gunn (Former Attorney)
- Mother – Leota Gunn
- Siblings – James Gunn (Older Brother) (Screenwriter, Director, Producer, Novelist, Actor, Musician, Songwriter), Jennifer Holland (Sister-in-law) (James’ Wife) (Actress), Matt Gunn (Older Brother) (Actor, Political Writer), Brian Gunn (Older Brother) (Actor, Producer, Screenwriter), Patrick Gunn (Older Brother) (Producer, Former Executive Vice President of Artisan Entertainment), Beth Gunn (Older Sister) (Employment Attorney)
- Others – Mark Gunn (Cousin Brother) (Screenwriter, Producer), Donald Joseph Gunn (Paternal Grandfather), Loretto Agnes Hennelly (Paternal Grandmother), Charles M. ‘Duke’ Hynek (Maternal Grandfather), Helen Irene Seng (Maternal Grandmother)
He has been represented by –
- Saint Ed (California)
- United Talent Agency
- Mitch Clem Management
Sean’s net worth was $6 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 11½ in or 181.5 cm
78 kg or 172 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Sean has dated –
- Natasha Halevi (2018-Present) – The Gilmore Girls star is happily married to actress Natasha Halevi since July 22, 2019. The couple does not have any children as of 2023.
Race / Ethnicity
He has Irish, English, Bohemian/Czech, and German ancestry.
However, his hair has turned ‘Gray’ due to his advancing age.
- Pointed chin
- Charming smile
- Lanky frame
- He usually plays oddball characters.
Sean Gunn Favorite Things
- Sports – Basketball, Baseball
- Job Held By His Character Kirk On Gilmore Girls – Announcer at a Hockey Game
- Basketball Team – Los Angeles Clippers
- Baseball Team – St. Louis Cardinals
- Episode Of Gilmore Girls – Jews and Chinese Food
- Characters On Gilmore Girls – Emily Gilmore (played by Kelly Bishop), Paris Geller (played by Liza Weil)
- Karaoke Song To Sing – Gentle On My Mind
Sean Gunn Facts
- The actress Jenna Fischer, who played the beloved office receptionist Pam Beesly on The Office, was his former sister-in-law as she was married to James Gunn from 1999 to 2008.
- Sean is his brother James’ favorite actor to work with. The two have collaborated on films such as Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017).
- He is a self-professed hip-hop scholar.
- Sean appeared in the first episode of Gilmore Girls as a DSL installer named Mick. He was later introduced as the town’s endearing oddball named Kirk and he quickly became one of the best characters on the show.
- Among his dream roles are the characters of Stanley in Harold Pinter’s The Birthday Party, Iago in Othello, Harold Hill in The Music Man, and a Bond villain.
- Sean loves to cook in his free time.
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