Ray McKinnon (actor)
November 15, 1957 |
Adel, Georgia, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Lisa Blount (1998-2010; her death)|
Ray McKinnon (born November 15, 1957) is an American actor, screenwriter, film director and producer. He was married to actress and producer Lisa Blount from 1998 until her death on October 25, 2010. He graduated with a degree in Theatre from Valdosta State University.
Along with his wife, McKinnon won the Academy Award in the category Live Action Short Film in 2001 for The Accountant. The film was produced by Ginny Mule Pictures, a company founded by himself, his late wife and Walton Goggins. McKinnon currently lives in Little Rock, Arkansas, the hometown of Blount. As an actor, he is best known for his role as Reverend Smith in the HBO series Deadwood and for his role as Lincoln Potter in the fourth season of the critically acclaimed FX show Sons of Anarchy.
McKinnon wrote, produced, directed and played Snake in the critically acclaimed 2004 film Chrystal starring Blount and Billy Bob Thornton. The supporting cast included Goggins, Grace Zabriskie, Harry Lennix, Harry Dean Stanton and Johnny Galecki.
He created the television series Rectify, the first original series from SundanceTV. The first season was broadcast from April to May 2013 and will air its fourth and final season in October 2016.
|1989||In the Heat of the Night||Jethro Puller||1989–1991|
|Driving Miss Daisy||Trooper #1|
|Designing Women||Dwayne Dobber||1991–1992|
|Needful Things||Deputy Norris Ridgewick|
|1994||The Stand||Charlie D. Campion||TV mini-series|
|Roswell||Deputy Joe Pritchard|
|1995||Walker, Texas Ranger||Garland Briscoe|
|Apollo 13||FIDO (Flight Dynamics Officer), White team|
|1996||Dead Man's Walk||Long Bill Coleman|
|The Pretender||Lawson||Goodbye Lover-Rollins|
|2000||O Brother, Where Art Thou?||Vernon T. Waldrip|
|2001||The Practice||Frank Vaughan|
|The Accountant||The Accountant|
|2002||The X-Files||Mad Wayne|
|2003||The Missing||Russell J. Wittick, photographer|
|2004||Deadwood||Rev. H.W. Smith|
|2006||Come Early Morning||Toby|
|Things That Hang from Trees||Tom Wheeler Sr.|
|2007||Randy and The Mob||Randy and Cecil Pearson|
|2008||Comanche Moon||Bill Coleman||TV mini-series|
|The Last Lullaby||Ominous Figure|
|2009||That Evening Sun||Lonzo Choat||Nominated - Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male|
|The Blind Side||Coach Burt Cotton|
|2010||Justified||Mr. Duke||Blind Spot, Season 1, Episode 7|
|2011||Sons of Anarchy||Lincoln Potter|
|Dolphin Tale||Mr. Doyle|
|2001||The Accountant||Academy Award for Live Action Short Film
shared with Lisa Blount
|2006||Randy and The Mob|
|2013||Rectify||"Jacob's Ladder" (season 1, episode 6)|
|2006||Randy and the Mob|
|2013–present||Rectify||Creator and head writer|
|2008||I Hate to See That Evening Sun Go Down|
- "Oscar-winning director, Ray McKinnon still misses his wife Lisa Blount, who died in 2010. Says no to second marriage??!!". liverampup.com.
- "The Accountant". www.sundance.tv.
- "Ginny Mule Pictures".
- Los Angeles Times (19 June 2014). "'Rectify's' Ray McKinnon tries to find what matters". Los Angeles Times.
- "Sons of Anarchy casts Ray McKinnon, continuing the Deadwood/FX link". HitFix.
- "The Many Faces of Ray McKinnon". Den of Geek.
- "Rectify creator Ray McKinnon wants to leave some season finale questions unanswered". The A.V. Club.
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