was a star athlete when he attended Brown University, earning a degree in philosophy. It was also at Brown that he made his stage debut in a production of Picnic
. He then entered Yale Drama School, and went on to appear in over 100 plays, as well as movies such as The Chamber
, Dead Man Walking
, The Ref
, Year Of The Dragon
, Out Of Bounds
, Nothing But Trouble
, and his most memorable performance, as Ron Kovic's father in Born On The Fourth Of July
Barry has also written and directed plays of his own, most recently A Piece of Cake, which opened in Portland in July before playing in Dublin and Sienna. He was most recently seen in Training Day with Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke, and in the acclaimed independent drama Interview with the Assassin.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
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