|Height:||191 cm (6' 4'')|
|Birth Day:||July 4, 1965|
|Birth Place:||Tulsa, United States|
|Height:||191 cm (6' 4'')|
|Weight:||in kg - N/A|
At the beginning of his acting career, he was a waiter and worked in telemarketing. He worked at at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Famous Door for 11 years and was a founding member of Bang Bang Spontaneous Theatre.
Letts moved to Chicago at the age of 20, working for the next 11 years at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Famous Door. He is still an active member of Steppenwolf. He was a founding member of Bang Bang Spontaneous Theatre, whose members included Greg Kotis, Michael Shannon, Paul Dillon, and Amy Pietz. In 1991, Letts wrote the play Killer Joe. Two years later, the play premiered at the Next Lab Theater in Evanston, Illinois, followed by the 29th Street Rep in New York City. Since then, Killer Joe has been performed in a number of countries in 12 languages.
Letts has written over ten plays. His most famous, August: Osage County, premiered at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago on June 28, 2007. It had its Broadway debut at the Imperial Theatre on December 4, 2007; the production transferred to Broadway's Music Box Theatre on April 29, 2008. The Broadway show closed on June 28, 2009, after 648 performances and 18 previews. The show went on to receive seven Tony Award nominations, winning six, including Best Play. The play won Letts the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2008. Letts has also been a finalist for the Pulitzer drama prize for his plays Man from Nebraska and The Minutes, the Pulitzer committee describing the latter as a "shocking drama set in a seemingly mundane city council meeting that acidly articulates a uniquely American toxicity that feels both historic and contemporary."
In 2012, Letts gained attention for his Broadway debut performance in the revival of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Booth Theatre. He received positive reviews and won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play.
Letts was once engaged to actress Sarah Paulson. He married actress Carrie Coon in September 2013. They have a son, born in 2018. He has been sober since 1993.
In 2016, Letts joined HBO's marital comedy-drama Divorce.
Letts then appeared in the 2017 films The Lovers, The Post, and Lady Bird.
In 2018, Letts was cast in the second season of USA Network's anthology crime drama series The Sinner, opposite Bill Pullman and Carrie Coon.
In 2019, Letts appeared in the Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's All My Sons with Annette Bening at Roundabout Theatre Company's American Airlines Theatre. The show officially opened on April 22, 2019 and closed on June 23, 2019.
In 2019, Letts portrayed Henry Ford II in James Mangold's sports drama film Ford v Ferrari, and played Mr. Dashwood in Little Women, a film adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name.
Tracy married actress Carrie Coon in 2013. Tracy and Carrie welcomed their first child in 2018. Tracy has brothers named Dana and Shawn, the latter being a jazz musician and composer. Tracy's mother is best-selling author Billie Letts and his father is actor Dennis Letts.
Currently, Tracy Letts is 56 years, 10 months and 25 days old. Tracy Letts will celebrate 57th birthday on a Monday 4th of July 2022. Below we countdown to Tracy Letts upcoming birthday.