Gary Alan Sinise (born March 17, 1955) is an American actor, film director, and musician. During his career, he has won various awards including an Emmy and a Golden Globe Award, while also being nominated for an Academy Award.
Sinise is known for several memorable roles during his career. These include the roles of George Milton in the successful film adaptation of Of Mice and Men, Lt.
1. I’VE WORKED WITH A LOT OF REALLY FINE ACTORS, BOTH ON STAGE AND ON SCREEN. THE LEVEL OF THEIR GAME LIFTS ME UP AND BRINGS THE LEVEL OF MY GAME UP TO THERE’S. ALWAYS. IT’S LIKE A CONSTANT UPGRADE.
2. BUT I’VE GOT MORE TO LEARN, TOO. I DON’T FEEL LIKE I’M DONE OR I KNOW IT ALL.
3. YEAH, I VOLUNTEERED TO SUPPORT THE TROOPS, AND GET OUT THERE AND SHOW THEM THAT WE CARE ABOUT THEM.
4. CAREERS, LIKE ROCKETS, DON’T ALWAYS TAKE OFF ON TIME. THE TRICK IS TO ALWAYS KEEP THE ENGINE RUNNING.
5. IT’S ALWAYS BEEN MY DREAM TO DO A DANCE SCENE WITH ANTHONY HOPKINS.
6. WELL, I’VE BEEN TO IRAQ TWICE NOW. I WAS IN BAGHDAD IN JUNE AND THEN NORTH OF BAGHDAD IN NOVEMBER.
7. I’VE DIRECTED ENOUGH IN THE THEATRE AND A COUPLE OF FILMS TO KNOW THAT – TO FEEL FAIRLY SECURE THAT IF I FIND A STORY THAT I REALLY LIKE I CAN PROBABLY GET IT DONE SOMEWHAT.
8. WHEREVER I GO FOR THE MILITARY, THEY ALWAYS CALL ME LT. DAN. THEY JUST CAN’T HELP IT.
9. I STARTED A THEATER CALLED STEPPENWOLF. WE’VE BEEN VERY SUPPORTIVE OF THE VETERANS THERE.