He is an American actor, director and musician.
Among other awards, he has won an Emmy Award (TV), a Golden Globe Award (TV + movies, domestic and foreign), and has been nominated for an Academy Award (movies).
Born in Blue Island, Illinois. Married to the same woman since 1981, Moira Harris. Of Italian ancestry on his father's side. He founded the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1974 with two friends. That theatre company still exists today. He has lived in Chicago, NYC and London.
Mr Sinise collaborated with fellow actor Tom Hanks three times:
Forrest Gump (1994),
Apollo 13 (1995),
and The Green Mile (1999).
He also played in several other movies, here's a few examples :
Of Mice and Men (1992)
Jack the Bear (1993)
The Impostor (2001)
The Human Stain (2003)
The Forgotten (2004)
Gary Sinise played in several TV shows, including True West (1984), Truman (1995) and George Wallace (1997).
He also played as Detective Mac Taylor in two episodes of the TV series CSI:Miami; then in the CSI:NY TV series from 2004-2013 - he is present in all 197 episodes of that series.
Mr Sinise plays the bass guitar in a music band called Lt. Dan Band, which he founded with another member of the band in 2003. The band is named after his character in the movie Forrest Gump.
Gary Sinise is the host in the video for the Epcot ride Mission : SPACE at Walt Disney World in Florida. He co-founded Operation Iraqi Children.
Mr Sinise himself said, in an interview for a magazine in 2004: Iraq is in the news every day, and most of it is bad. But there are some positive stories. And how our soldiers are rebuilding schools and helping kids is one of them.
He was awarded the Presidential Citizen Medal by George W. Bush for work he did supporting the U.S. Military and humanitarian work supporting Iraqi children.
He narrated Army and Army Reserve Army Strong recruitment ads in late 2008.
He is the National Spokesperson for the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial.
He is one of the executive producers of a documentary on the Iraq War.
In 2009 and 2010 he narrated World War II documentaries on the History Channel and Military Channel.
Mr Sinise is supporter of various veterans' organizations, both personnally and through the Lt. Dan Band. He frequently performs on USO tours at military bases around the world.
He flied in a U-2 spy plane in 2011.
He is on the Advisory Council of Hope For The Warriors.
In 2012, Gary Sinise was honored at the United States Navy Memorial and was made an honorary U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer for his efforts in helping veterans.
In 2013, he was named an honorary Marine by the Commandant of the Marine Corps.
There's more. So much more. Please read his Wiki page if you want to know more!
Outfit in brown (conversion of a basegame outfit for teens) - by CloudlessNights (Lt. Dan)
- Outfit in black (Mac Taylor)
- Outfit in white (Lt. Dan)
- Casual separate outfit (as himself)
Maxis recolors, all 3 by fanseelamb
Wheelchair - by Windkeeper (Lt. Dan) THE WHEELCHAIR IS NOT INCLUDED
Also, a big thanks to the people who helped me in the Creator's Feedback Forum! In particular to Cleos and joandsarah77 for their clever suggestions of edits and to KarenLorraine for her kind words of encouragement!
All the items in the background on the pictures is Maxis stuff.
5 different versions of Gary Sinise :
In a white Maxis suit
As himself, Casual Style, jeans and blue tee
As Lt. Dan in Forrest Gump, jeans and beige tartan shirt
As Lt. Dan in Forrest Gump, jeans and white shirt
As Mac Taylor in CSY:NY, black outfit
OFB is required.
All the creators who made the content I used on this sim helped my work without even expecting it! A big warm thank you to them!
Also, a big thanks to the people who helped me in the Creator's Feedback Forum! In particular to Cleos and joandsarah77 for their clever suggestions of edits and to KarenLorraine for her kind words of encouragement! :D
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