Kip Pardue

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Kip Pardue
Born Kevin Ian Pardue
(1976-09-23) September 23, 1976 (age 40)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, Model

Kevin Ian "Kip" Pardue (born September 23, 1976) is an American actor and model, best known for his roles in the films Remember the Titans, Driven, The Rules of Attraction[1] and Thirteen.

Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Pardue attended Dunwoody High School in Atlanta. He qualified for the Honor Roll with a 3.6 GPA in junior high and was treasurer of the French Club during his freshman year of high school.[citation needed] The name "Kip" comes from the initials of his full name.

After graduating from Yale University, where he played football, Pardue was discovered by Molly Ringwald's publicist.[2] He has been a model for Armani, Polo and Abercrombie & Fitch. He was named by Armani Exchange as one of the "Top 10 Upcoming Actors" in 2001.[citation needed]


Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Group Award Result Notes
2000 Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards Best Male Newcomer Nominated Remember the Titans
2002 Young Hollywood Awards New Stylemaker - Male Won
2005 Vail Film Festival Rising Star Award Won


  1. ^ Willis, John; Monush, Barry (2004-02-01). Screen World 2003. Hal Leonard Corporation. pp. 120–. ISBN 978-1-55783-526-0. Retrieved 27 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Kip Pardue" Retrieved 17 July 2015

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