He became recognized to viewers for his helping assignments in Brubaker as well as the Rose. His functionality in An Official and a Gentleman gained him two Golden World nominations. He previously one of is own first acting assignments as Larry Lee Bullen in the jail film Brubaker. He gained the hearts of several young ladies when he starred as Elvis Presley in the 1988 film, Heartbreak Resort. He married real estate agent Nancy Clark in 2000. He performed the daddy of Ben Affleck’s personality in the 2003 superhero film, Daredevil.
Date Of Birth May 8, 1954
Place Of Birth Knoxville, TN
Height 1.83 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Toronto
Nominations Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, Golden Globe Award for Best New Star of the Year – Actor
Movies An Officer and a Gentleman, Firestarter, U-571, Behind Enemy Lines, Raise Your Voice, Daredevil, Brubaker, Men of Honor, The Lords of Discipline, The Indian in the Cupboard, The Rose, Major League II, Raw Justice, White of the Eye, Beneath the Blue, Curse, Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain, The Further Adventures Of Tennessee Buck, The Two Jakes, In Her Line of Fire, The Great Santini, Back Roads, Sabretooth, Take This Job and Shove It, Hangman's Curse, Desperate Motive, A Family Thing, Off and Running, Locusts: The 8th Plague, Deadly Sins, Path of Destruction, Deep Shock, Bottoms Up, All Souls Day, Expiration Date, Till the End of the Night, Epoch: Evolution, If... Dog... Rabbit..., World Traveler, Judge and Jury, The Stickup, Poodle Springs, Red Blooded American Girl II, Clover Bend, The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story, Burning Down the House, Ambushed, Secret of the Andes, Running Wild, Liar's Edge, Guts and Glory: The Rise and Fall of Oliver North
TV Shows Lone Star, The Class, High Incident, James A. Michener's Texas, Flesh 'n' Blood, If Tomorrow Comes, Co-Ed Fever, Local Heroes
Star Sign Taurus
His father, Lemuel Grady Keith Jr., was a personnel division worker for the Tennessee Valley Authority. His mother, Hilda Earle, was a worker for the Knox County Board of Education.
Has starred in two unrelated adaptations of Stephen King novels, both focusing on girls with supernatural powers: Firestarter (1984) and the television remake Carrie (2002).
He owns a cattle ranch in Tellico Plains, Tennessee.
He was college friends with Bill Bates, who played sixteen years for the Dallas Cowboys. He was seen on the sidelines of many Cowboys games during Bates's career.