I thought that was good advice, for an actor, from a law professor.”Dermot Mulroney was born on October 31, 1963, in Alexandria, Virginia.The third of five children raised by Michael, a tax law professor and amateur racecar driver, and Ellen, a former actress, Mulroney grew up in an environment where creativity was nurtured.
“I remember my father once told me, about acting, which he knows nothing about, to 'represent the epitome of reality.' That's how he put it.In 1994 he starred with Mickey Rourke in The Last Outlaw, which has since become a cult classic among western genre fans.The Wedding Date Actor and musician Dermot Mulroney appears in August: Osage County this weekend.Mulroney attended the Interlochen Arts Camp as a cellist. He is probably best known for his western roles as either an outlaw or gunman.Mulroney co-starred in the 1988 western Young Guns, for which he is possibly best known, in which he played "Dirty Steve" alongside Emilio Estevez. P", the boyfriend of star "Maggie" (played by Bridget Fonda) in Point of No Return.