Denis Leary
The son of Irish immigrants Denis Leary was born in Worcester Mass on Aug 18 1957 and began performing his trademark frenetic standup routines while attending Emerson College His wildly popular oneman show No Cure for Cancer which featured rants on everything from the joys of smoking to aging pop stars had successful runs in Londons West End and on Broadway before becoming a Showtime special in 1992Soon after MTV hired Leary to do a series of promos in which he paced smoked furiously and ranted on popular culture This led to small film roles and in 1994 Leary landed his first starring role in The Ref Other notable films include Wag the Dog The Thomas Crown Affair and The Secret Lives of DentistsIn the early 2000s Leary wrote and starred in two critically acclaimed TV series Rescue Me which earned him Golden Globe and Emmy nominations and The Job

Denis Leary - Asshole - Live http://t.co/mxlUB6Ueka

@AdrianneCurry Denis Leary said (sang) it best: "A-SS-HO-LE" #ImAnAssholeAndImProudOfIt

@kodonnell2011 sorry Kieran but willie Walsh will get his way this time unless enda does a deal with o Leary or Denis o brien

"I don't watch 'American Idol.' I don't watch any of that .." http://t.co/rWyNI8BTaB #Denis #Leary #Actor

RT @UBSSW: '#Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list.' Denis Leary #Hum

RT @justjokesradio: ‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ Creator Denis Not Leery Of F-Bombs In TCA Panel http://t.co/tyKGf3hEOA

‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ Creator Denis Not Leery Of F-Bombs In TCA Panel http://t.co/P8COgOqWgS

‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ Creator Denis Not Leery Of F-Bombs In TCA Panel http://t.co/tyKGf3hEOA

'#Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list.' Denis Leary #Humor

RT @Variety: Denis Leary presents his breakout star @LizGillies at #TCA15 panel for "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll." http://t.co/8OHuAQrvWi

Denis Leary on Coffee [Lock N Load] http://t.co/AhAMRFDis0

Watching #Sirens, a comedy thingish by Denis Leary. Kinda awesomely wrong. So wrong. So very wrong. I love it.

Denis Leary In whos the man: http://t.co/PI5uzr61mH via @YouTube

Having one of those days where I'm sad that Bill Hicks isn't still around. Oh well, at least we still have Denis Leary. *side-eyes camera*

http://t.co/JWd8XG5ny3 TV Q&A: Compensation for TV folks is up to the station - Pittsburgh… http://t.co/RUv7ZNGBbV http://t.co/M1WGueZZVw