Hollywood actor Ron Livingston, 50, started his acting career from the early 90s. He was born and raised in Iowa. He later graduated from prestigious Yale University. In his 25 years long acting career, he has built up his career taking up minors roles to finally portraying major lead characters.
Don Livingston's younger brother John Livingston is also in the entertainment business. Their sister Jennifer Livingston is a TV personality at CBS/WKBT in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Ron is married to standoff actress Rosemarie DeWitt.
Early Career of Ron Livingston
Ron Livington, who enjoys theatre, has acted at Theatre Cedar Rapids. He moved to Chicago and involved herself more in the local theater scene. His theatre play did not pay him much but he was happy just acting. With lots of hard work and a little bit of luck, he tried on being cast on the silver screen.
Ron got his first acting break when he starred alongside Dolly Parton in her movie Straight Talk in 1992. The movie was very successful and collected $21 million at the box office. In the movie, he portrayed a soldier who falls in love with the character of Dolly Parton.
Young Ron Livington with singer/actress Dolly Patron in movie Straight Talk
Likewise, his television career began from the television series JAG as Corporal David Anderson. This series got him the major attention from the entertainment industry. The series was a long-running hit as it broadcasted from 1995 to 2005.
Ron Livingston in the character of Corporal David Anderson in television series JAG
His earlier work sees her as a supporting character in Some Folks Call it a Sling Blade and The Low Life. Eventually, he got the major break in the movie Swingerss (1996), which made about $4.6 million.
Later, he played opposite A-list actress Jennifer Aniston in the comedy cult classic Office Space; he portrayed the character named Peter Gibbons in the movie.
Ron's Most Successful Roles And Their Box Office Collection
He has worked in 24 television series including Band of Brothers. Ron Livingston and Damian Lewis appeared as best friends on screen namely Lewis Nixon and Major Richard D. Winters. He is also very famous for his role in television series Broadwalk of Empires.
Actors Ron Livingston and Damian Lewis in HBO series Band of Brothers
Likewise, Livingston has worked in many other movies like The Conjuring (2013), Addicted to Fresno (2015), Lucky (2017), King of the Ants (2003), Pretty Persuasion (2005), and others.
Similarly, he has given voice to characters like Morty Rogers in Adventure Time (2015), Charles Scheffel in WWII in HD (2009), and Bob Memari in American Dad! (2005-2007).
Though his salary for any particular movie is not known, his movie The conjuring collected a whopping $319 million at the box office.
The comedy movie directed by Peter Gibbons and with co-actor Jennifer Aniston collected $12.2 million at the box office. Similarly, his 2017 movie Lucky collected $995,925.
Ron Livingston's Awards and Nominations
Ron has been nominated for 2002 Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role. He has also been nominated for 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards in the category of Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.