Steve Zahn

Steve Zahn

Nov. 13th, 1967
Born in
Marshall, Minnesota, USA
171 cm

Steve Zahn's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Mind Games TV Show
Mind Games
Treme TV Show
Comanche Moon TV Show
Comanche Moon
South Beach (1993) TV Show
South Beach (1993)

Main Movie Roles

2010 - Diary of a Wimpy Kid
2009 - A Perfect Getaway
2009 - Calvin Marshall
2008 - Strange Wilderness
2008 - The Great Buck Howard
2008 - Sunshine Cleaning
2008 - Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs & a Baby
2006 - Bandidas
2005 - Sahara
2005 - Chicken Little
2004 - Speak
2004 - Employee of the Month
2003 - National Security
2003 - Shattered Glass
2003 - Daddy Day Care
2002 - Stuart Little 2
2001 - Saving Silverman
2001 - Riding in Cars with Boys
2001 - Joy Ride
2001 - Dr. Dolittle 2
2000 - Hamlet
2000 - Chain of Fools
1999 - Forces of Nature
1999 - Stuart Little
1998 - The Object of My Affection
1998 - You've Got Mail
1998 - Out of Sight
1996 - That Thing You Do!
1995 - Crimson Tide
1994 - Reality Bites

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
American Sergeant
Nolen Marbrey (Voiced)
Jack Monk
Swampy (Voiced)
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Career kicked off in his native Minnesota when he crashed the audition of a local stage production of "Biloxi Blues" and won the lead role. Next trained at American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, MA; then moved to New York City where he won a role touring for 13 months in national company of Tommy Tune-directed version of "Bye Bye Birdie". Back in New York, he played opposite Ethan Hawke in "Sophistry" at Playwright's Horizon, where Ben Stiller noticed him and cast him and Hawke in Reality Bites (1994).

  • Graduated from Cooper High School, New Hope, Minnesota.
  • Conferred honorary PhD in Fine Arts from Northern Kentucky University 4 May 2007.
  • Was 'Tom Everett Scott' (qv)'s best man at his wedding.
  • Is a Harvard graduate.
  • Mother's name is Zelda Zahn.
  • Met wife Robyn Peterman during a 13-month national touring company of "Bye Bye Birdie" in which they appeared together.
  • His father is a Lutheran minister.
  • Is a huge history buff.

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