Born on June 17, 1963
From Logansport, Indiana
The triumphs and tragedies of the most popular political family in American history.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries|
|Emmy (Primetime) (2011)||Nominated||Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie|
Greg Kinnear as "Richard"
The Hoover family -- a man (Greg Kinnear), his wife (Toni Collette), an uncle (Steve Carell), a brother (Paul Dano) and a grandfather (Alan Arkin) -- puts the fun back in dysfunctional by piling into a VW bus and heading to California to support a daughter (Abigail Breslin) in her bid to win the Little Miss Sunshine Contest. The sanity of everyone involved is stretched to the limit as the group's quirks cause epic problems as they travel along their interstate route.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Greg Kinnear as "Simon Bishop"
Melvin Udall (Jack Nicholson) is an obsessive-compulsive writer of romantic fiction who's rude to everyone he meets, including his gay neighbor Simon (Greg Kinnear), but when he has to look after Simon's dog, he begins to soften and, if still not completely over his problems, finds he can conduct a relationship with the only waitress (Helen Hunt) at the local diner who'll serve him.
|Academy Award (1997)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (1997)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role|