Birth Name: Sean Patrick AstinSean graduated with honors from UCLA (B.A. in History, B.A. in English (American Literature and Culture))
He studied acting at the Stella Adler Conservatory in L.A.
His wife is pregnant with their second child.
Sean's a member of the Directors Guild of America, the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Sean had to gain 30 pounds for his role in "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy ... and has some trouble loosing them now ;-).
Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army
Birth Date: February 25, 1971
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Christine Astin (Harrell)
Children: Alexandra Louise Astin
Parents: John Astin, Patty Duke
Siblings: Mackenzie Astin, David Astin, Allen J. Astin, Thomas E. Astin, Kevin Michael Pearce