Kevin Spacey Fowler, born in South Orange, New Jersey on 26th July 1959 is an actor, director, movie producer, comedian and writer from America. He is most famous for his roles in ‘The Usual Suspects’, ‘Se7en’ and ‘Superman Returns’. He started off as a stand up comedian performing in local talent contests, but later went to drama school in New York City.
Spacey was born to a mother who was a secretary and a father who worked as a data consultant and technical writer. His is Swedish from his mother’s side and English from his father. Spacey is the youngest of 3 children and was four years old when he relocated to California. He went to Chatsworth High School and graduated valedictorian. It was in Chatsworth High that Spacey was first introduced to the world of acting and drama. He played the role of Captain Georg Von Trapp in the stage version of ‘The Sound of Music’. His stage name was Spacey.