Kenneth Welsh

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Birthday
30, 1942
Birthplace
Canada
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
30, 1942 (age 76)
Birthplace
Canada

About

Genie Award nominated actor known for his role as Windom Earle on Twin Peaks, and as the father of Katharine Hepburn, played by Cate Blanchett, in the 2004 film, The Aviator.

Before Fame

He studied drama at a school in Alberta and later moved to Montreal to attend the National Theatre School before acting on stage at the Stratford Festival in Ontario.

Trivia

He was made a member of the Order of Canada in 2003.

Family Life

He has a son, Dylan Welsh who is the lead singer of the band, Majical Cloudz.

Associated With

He starred as the Vice President in the 2004 film, The Day After Tomorrow and due to his similar looks to then American Vice President, Dick Cheney the film sparked controversy.