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Kiefer Sutherland

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Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led the national NDP party for almost 10.Kiefer got his first film role in the comedy drama Max Dugan Returns. Sutherland's first major role was in the Canadian drama The Bay Boy, which earned Sutherland and director Daniel Petrie, Genie award nominations for best actor and best director, respectively. Following his success in The Bay Boy, Sutherland eventually moved to Los Angeles and landed television appearances in "The Mission", an episode of Amazing Stories and in the telefilm Trapped in Silence with Marsha Mason.In 1992, Sutherland starred opposite Ray Liotta and Forest Whitaker in Article 99 and in the military drama A Few Good Men also starring Jack Nicholson and Tom Cruise. Later, in 1994, he starred with Jeff Bridges and Nancy Travis in the American version of The Vanishing for 20th Century Fox. In 1997, he co-starred with William Hurt and Rufus Sewell in Dark City, directed by Alex Proyas, which was a special presentation at the Cannes Film Festival. Sutherland also added his second directorial credit and starred in Truth or Consequences, N.M. alongside Kevin Pollak, Mykelti Williamson, Rod Steiger and Martin Sheen. He stars in the Fox drama series 24 as Jack Bauer for which he has earned a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama Series. Most recently, he has been seen in the movie Phone Booth as a man who calls up someone at a phone booth and threatens to kill them if they hang up.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Kiefer Sutherland -- Anybody Want a Lap Dance?

Kiefer Sutherland
Anybody Want a Lap Dance?

Kiefer Sutherland treated patrons at a famed Hollywood strip club to an awesome topless dance. Sutherland hit up Cheetahs earlier this month and had an "I can do that!" moment ... ripping off… READ MORE >

Kiefer Sutherland -- BACK OFF PETE CARROLL ... 'He's an Amazing Coach'

Kiefer Sutherland
BACK OFF PETE CARROLL 'He's an Amazing Coach'

It's time to cut Pete Carroll some slack for that terrible goal-line play call in the Super Bowl ... so says his good friend Kiefer Sutherland who tells TMZ Sports the guy is an "amazing… READ MORE >

- 540 days ago
Giles Matthey -- Kiefer Drank Hard During Filming Of '24'

Giles Matthey
Kiefer Drank Hard During '24'

Kiefer Sutherland didn't just drink while filming -- "24" co-star Giles Matthey says ... he drank BIG ... which is interesting in the wake of Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s recent rant.Giles played… READ MORE >

- 730 days ago
Freddie Prinze, Jr. -- Kiefer Sutherland Beef is Alcohol-Related ... Fox Says Hogwash

Freddie Prinze, Jr.
Kiefer Beef Alcohol-Related Fox Says Hogwash

Freddie Prinze, Jr. believes alcohol made Kiefer Sutherland impossible to deal with on the set of "24" ... but a key Fox source tells TMZ Freddie's claims are BS.Sources connected with… READ MORE >

- 731 days ago
Freddie Prinze Jr. -- BASHES KIEFER SUTHERLAND ... 'Most Unprofessional Dude In the World'

Freddie Prinze Jr.
BASHES KIEFER SUTHERLAND 'Most Unprofessional Dude In the World'

Freddie Prinze Jr. just UNLOADED on Kiefer Sutherland -- saying he HATED working with Kiefer on "24" and calling him the "most unprofessional dude in the world."Freddie made the comments at… READ MORE >

- 731 days ago
Kiefer Sutherland -- What Would Jack Bauer Do ... Clooney or Winfrey for Prez?

Kiefer Sutherland
What Would Jack Bauer Do ... Clooney or Winfrey for Prez?

We hit up Kiefer Sutherland about several important world issues -- not the least of which being George Clooney getting into politics.And what you're about hear about the epic, though… READ MORE >

- 757 days ago
Kiefer Sutherland on '24' Movie -- Hell Yeah, It's Possible

Kiefer Sutherland
On '24' Movie ... Hell Yeah, It's Possible

Jack Bauer could FINALLY end up killing terrorists on the big screen ... at least according to Kiefer Sutherland who tells TMZ there's still a very real chance "24" could be made into a feature… READ MORE >

- 1008 days ago
Kiefer Sutherland to Charlie Sheen -- At Least ONE of Us Has a Diploma!

Kiefer to Charlie Sheen:
At Least ONE of Us Has a Diploma!

Kiefer Sutherland has nothing but respect for his "Young Guns" co-star Charlie Sheen  ... who finally got his high school diploma this week ... because it's something Kiefer doesn't… READ MORE >

- 1048 days ago
Kiefer Sutherland -- The Best Partier EVER ... Literally

Kiefer Sutherland
BEST PARTIER EVER ... Literally

Shirtless Kiefer Sutherland reminded us he's the biggest party animal in Hollywood -- just in case we forgot about the time he dropped trou at a bar, or jumped into a Christmas tree, or dressed up… READ MORE >

- 1093 days ago
Kiefer Sutherland -- Boozes With Canucks ... Flashes Nipples

Kiefer Sutherland
Boozes With Canucks ... Flashes Nips

Kiefer Sutherland + a bottle of Scotch + Canadian love = DRUNKEN STRIP SHOW!It all went down in Calgary this weekend when Kiefer and Demi Moore -- who are in town shooting a movie together -- hit… READ MORE >

- 1095 days ago

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