Hillsboro, Oregon, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Carolyn Hall (1999–present)|
Kelly AuCoin is an American actor who has appeared in film, television and theatre. He has appeared in episodes of several American television series, including The Following, Gossip Girl and The Good Wife, and has had supporting roles in the films The Kingdom and Julie & Julia.
 Early life
AuCoin was born in the Portland, Oregon suburb of Hillsboro, the son of Les and Susan AuCoin, and grew up in Oregon and Washington, D.C., where his father served as a United States Congressman from 1975 to 1993. His first appearance on television was in one of his father's campaign commercials, in which he countered claims that his father was a tax and spend Democrat by humorously describing how cheap his father actually was. AuCoin is a graduate of Georgetown Day School and Oberlin College.
 Acting career
AuCoin was a member of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival acting company in the early 1990s. After relocating to New York, AuCoin landed small roles in several soap operas, including Guiding Light and The City. In the early 2000s, he appeared in episodes of The Sopranos and Law & Order. AuCoin has since appeared in other television series, such as The Following, Elementary, The Good Wife, White Collar, Gossip Girl, Body Of Proof, Blue Bloods, Kings, and Without A Trace. He played the regular recurring role of Peter Keatch in the CBS series Waterfront, which was cancelled before ever airing, despite having shot five episodes.
In 2005, he appeared as the young Octavius in a Broadway revival of Julius Caesar, which starred Denzel Washington. AuCoin has appeared in numerous other Off Broadway stage productions, including 2008's premiere of Ernest Hemingway's The Fifth Column, 2009's Jailbait, by Deirdre O'Connor, directed by Suzanne Agins, 2010's Happy Now?, by Lucinda Coxon, 2012's LAByrinth Theater Company premiere of Radiance, by Cusi Cram, also directed by Suzanne Agins, and, in 2013, the world premiere of Tanya Barfield's The Call, directed by Leigh Silverman in a joint production by Playwrights Horizons and Primary Stages., He recently starred in two La Jolla Playhouse productions; J.T. Rogers' Blood And Gifts, directed by Lucie Tiberghien, and Arthur Kopit and Anton Dudley's world premier A Dram Of Drummhicit, directed by Christopher Ashley.
His first major film role came in 2007, where he played State Department official Ellis Leach in The Kingdom. In 2009's Julie & Julia, AuCoin played one of the executives for the Houghton Mifflin publishing company who declined to publish Julia Child's soon-to-be-legendary cookbook.
 Personal life
|2003||A Normal Life||Josh|
|2003||Love & Stuff||Simon|
|2005||A Perfect Fit||Brian|
|2007||Ghosts of the Heartland||Wellman|
|2007||The Kingdom||Ellis Leach|
|2009||Julie & Julia||Houghton Mifflin Executive|
|2011||The Music Never Stopped||Dr. Gilbert|
|2013||The Word||Sean Higgins|
|1996||The City||Mark||Episode dated 11 November 1996|
|1996||Guiding Light||Doug||Episode #1.12642|
|1998||Law & Order||First Assistant||Season8, Episode 23: "Tabloid"|
|2000||Law & Order||Pat Callister||Season 10, Episode 18: "Mega"|
|2001||Law & Order||Rich Porter||Season 12, Episode 1: "Who Let the Dogs Out?"|
|2002||New Americans||Brian||TV Movie|
|2004||The Sopranos||Agent Jim Ashe||Season 1, Episode 8: "Rat Pack"|
|2004||Third Watch||Jeff Weaver||Season 6, Episode 1: "More Monsters" |
|2006||Law & Order||Andrew Semel||Season1, Episode 8: "Family Friend"|
|2008||Without a Trace||Nick Selat||Season 7, Episode 2: "22 x 42"|
|2009||Kings||Serviceman Lawrence||Season 1, Episode 9: "Pilgrimage"|
|2009||The Good Wife||Carl Thomas||Season 1, Episode 8: "Unprepared"|
|2010||White Collar||Arthur Landry||Season 1, Episode 8: "Hard Sell"|
|2010||Gossip Girl||Doug Jarrett||Season 3, Episode 15: "The Sixteen Year Old Virgin"|
|2010||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Dr. Shelly Springe||Season 9, Episode 13: "The Mobster Will See You Now"|
|2011||Body of Proof||Mike Walsh||Season 1, Episode 4: "Talking Heads"|
|2011||Untitled Jersey City Project||Ray Harrison||Season 1, Episodes 1-5|
|2012||Blue Bloods||Jack Cavanaugh||Season 2, Episode 10: "Whistle Blower"|
|2013||Elementary||Grey Suit||Season 1, Episode 13: "The Red Team"|
|- |2013 |The Following |Phil Gray |Season 1, episode 14
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- "Up Close: Radiance Star Kelly AuCoin". Labyrinth Theater Company. November 28, 2012.
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- "Actors". Georgetown Days (Georgetown Day School): 14. Summer 2001. Retrieved June 9, 2010.
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- Brantley, Ben (April 4, 2005). "A Big-Name Brutus in a Caldron of Chaos". New York Times. Retrieved June 9, 2010.
- Hampton, Wilborn (March 28, 2008). "Who Does This Playwright Think He Is? Hemingway?". New York Times. Retrieved June 9, 2010.
- Zinoman, Jason (March 26, 2009). "Flirting With Trouble as a Rite of Passage". New York Times. Retrieved June 9, 2010.
- Hernandez, Ernio (December 9, 2009). "Primary Stages Sets Cast and Creatives for Off-Broadway's Happy Now?". Playbill. Retrieved June 9, 2009.
- "The Call". Playwright Horizons. Retrieved February 14, 2013.
- McNulty, Charles. "Afghanistan under fire in J.T. Rogers' 'Blood and Gifts'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 20, 2012.
- McNulty, Charles. "« Previous | Culture Monster Home - Theater review: 'A Dram of Drummhicit' at La Jolla Playhouse". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 23, 2011.
- "Planet Money's Fake Presidential Candidate". Retrieved October 19, 2012.
- "List of Bessie Award winners". Danspaceproject.org. Retrieved June 9, 2010.
- Kelly AuCoin at the Internet Movie Database
- Kelly AuCoin at the Internet Broadway Database
- Kelly AuCoin at the Internet Off-Broadway Database