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 - Chicken Little
2005 - Sahara
2004 - Employee of the Month
2004 - Speak
2003 - Daddy Day Care
2003 - Shattered Glass
2003 - National Security
2002 - Stuart Little 2
2001 - Saving Silverman
2001 - Dr. Dolittle 2
2001 - Riding in Cars with Boys
2000 - Chain of Fools
2000 - Hamlet
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)
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.
  • He shot his entire role in Shattered Glass in three days during a five day break from filming Daddy Day Care.
  • Mother's name is Zelda Zahn.
  • Lost 40 pounds for his role in _Rescue Dawn (2006)_ (qv).
  • Is a huge history buff.
  • In July of 2004, Zahn and his family moved from their rural farm in New Jersey to a horse farm in Lexington, Kentucky, his wife's hometown.
  • Was 'Tom Everett Scott' (qv)'s best man at his wedding.
  • His surname translates to "tooth" in German.

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