Steve Zahn Also Gave Dramatic Performances In Rescue Dawn And The Television Miniseries

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Zahn received his strongest critical acclaim for his performance in Riding in Cars with Boys, in which he co-starred with Drew Barrymore as her dim-witted, drug addicted husband. Roger Ebert, Richard Roeper and the BBC stated that the performance was deserving of an Oscar nomination. He also gave dramatic performances in Rescue Dawn and the television mini-series Comanche Moon.

Zahn Received His Strongest Critical Acclaim For His Performance In Riding In

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After attending Robbinsdale Cooper High School, Gustavus Adolphus College, and the Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at American Repertory Theater at Harvard University, his first professional acting role was in Biloxi Blues, a Minnesota production at the Old Log Theater; but his first big break came in 1994, when he was noticed by Ben Stiller, who cast him in his picture, Reality Bites. Zahn received his strongest critical acclaim for his performance in Riding in Cars with Boys, in which he co-starred with Drew Barrymore as her dim-witted, drug addicted husband. He also gave dramatic performances in Rescue Dawn and the television mini-series Comanche Moon. The track, “Shame, Shame, Shame”, criticizes George W. Bush and the American government’s response to the disastrous aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in the city of New Orleans.
Steve Zahn
Steve Zahn
Steve Zahn