A Civil Action Cast

  • John Travolta

    "Man, nobody pushed me into showbiz," John Travolta once said, "I was aching for it." He was aching for it so much that the Englewood, New Jersey, native dropped out of school...

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  • Tony Shalhoub

    Born in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Shalhoub attended college in Maine and studied theater at the Yale School of Drama. He then spent four seasons with the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge performing...

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  • Robert Duvall

    Coming to New York after two years of military service in Korea, Duvall trained at the Neighborhood Playhouse before acting in stock theater and off-Broadway productions. He made his film debut as the...

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  • Kathleen Quinlan

    "I like to think of myself as kind of a sculptor, only I sculpt people," says this native of Pasadena, California. Anyone who saw her sculpting techniques in bringing to life the character of Marilyn...

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  • Stephen Fry

    A true Renaissance man, Stephen Fry is not only a successful writer, actor and director but is also known in his native Britain for his work with various charities. Born in London, England, he grew...

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  • James Gandolfini

    After spending years as a Manhattan bouncer and nightclub manager, Westwood, New Jersey-born James Gandolfini discovered acting when a friend took him to an acting class in the late '80s. He was...

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  • Dan Hedaya

    Dan Hedaya has played a wide variety of characters on the stage, screen, and television. Fans of the long-running sitcom Cheers will remember Hedaya for his portrayal of barmaid Carla's grease bag...

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  • John Lithgow

    Born into a theatrical family in Rochester, New York, John Lithgow made his stage debut at age six in Henry VI, Part III. After graduating from Harvard with a BA in history and literature, he was...

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  • William H. Macy

    Born in Miami, Florida, William H. Macy is the only child of a decorated World War II bomber pilot and a war widow. A popular student in high school, he experienced his first connection with the...

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  • Bryan Greenberg

    Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Bryan Greenberg discovered acting at an early age, pursuing it while earning a B.F.A. at New York University. He acted in stage productions while at NYU, then went on to...

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A Civil Action

Genre:  Drama, Thriller
Release Date: January 1, 1998 - 1998

Current rating: Rating: 4.10
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Cast: John Travolta, Tony Shalhoub, Robert Duvall, Kathleen Quinlan, Stephen Fry, James Gandolfini, Dan Hedaya, Zeljko Ivanek, John Lithgow, William H. Macy, Bryan Greenberg

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