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  • Faith: Other
  • Career: Actor
  • Birthday:  July 26, 1959
  • Accomplishments:  Academy Award Winners
  • Fun Faith Fact!: Kevin Spacey's character in "House of Cards" spit on a statue of Jesus.

Kevin Spacey Fowler is an American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and singer. He began his career as a stage actor during the 1980s before obtaining supporting roles in film and television. He gained critical acclaim in the early 1990s that culminated in his first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the neo-noir crime thriller The Usual Suspects (1995), and an Academy Award for Best Actor for midlife crisis-themed drama American Beauty (1999). His other starring roles have included the comedy-drama film Swimming with Sharks (1994), psychological thriller Seven (1995), the neo-noir crime film L.A. Confidential (1997), the drama Pay It Forward (2000), the science fiction-mystery film K-PAX (2001), Lex Luthor in the superhero film Superman Returns (2006), and Doc, a criminal kingpin in the action film Baby Driver (2017). In Broadway theatre, Spacey won a Tony Award for his role in Lost in Yonkers.

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