is D B Sweeney ?
: ~ Daniel Bernard Sweeney
: ~ 14 November 1961, Shoreham, New York, USA
: ~ DB attended Shoreham-Wading River High
School. Then went onto Tulane University. He left
Tulane and returned to New York, attending
N.Y.U.'s Tisch School of the Arts.
Information : ~ Mr Sweeney was
originally heading for a sporting career, playing
Baseball, but had to quit, and left Tulane
University, after a motorcycle accident. He'd
decided on Law as third option if his acting
career didn't take off. After 3 years at N.Y.U.'s
Tisch School of the Arts he got his first break
on Broadway in 'The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial'
in 1983. His first big screen break came a few
years later in 'Gardens of Stone' in 1987,
directed by Frances Ford Coppola. DB has played
sportsmen in several movies, including realising
his dream of hitting a homerun, as 'Shoeless Joe
Jackson', in the movie 'Eight Men Out'. DB is a
member of the Actor's Studio and has appeared in
a number of stage productions.
Address : ~ DB Sweeney c/o ICM, 8942
Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA90211, USA. (enclosing a SAE may
improve the prospects of a reply..)