Connor Douglas Gilliland is the son of famous actor Jean Smart and actor Richard Gilliland. His mother, Jean Smart, was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, the daughter of Kathleen Marie “Kay” and Douglas Alexander Smart, a teacher. His father, Richard Gilliland, was an American television and movie actor, best known as JD Shackleford in Designing Women (1986–1992). In March 18, 2021, his father died in Los Angeles. His notable appearances include The Waltons, Thirtysomething, Party of Five, Little Women.
Connor Douglas Gilliland Age
Connor Douglas Gilliland age is 33 years old. He was born on 25 October 1989 Seattle, Washington, U.S. His grandfather was a first-generation Scottish-American.
Connor Douglas Gilliland Father
Connor Douglas Gilliland was born to a lavish family whose father, Richard Gilliland was a well established actor. He played Ellis Kapp on The Unit and Captain Stan Cotter on 24. His wife Jean Smart played First Lady Martha Logan in the same season. Some of his popular works includes, The Streets of San Francisco (1974) (TV series), Bug (1975), Hunter (1987) (TV series), Judging Amy (2000), Desperate Housewives (2010), Case 347 (2020) and a lot more.
|Real Name||Connor Douglas Gilliland|
|Age||33 years old|
|Birthday||October 25, 1989|
|Famous As||Son of actor Jean Smart and actor Richard Gilliland|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, CA|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Parents||Father: Richard Gilliland
Mother: Jean Smart
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|Social Media Account||Not Active|
How Connor Douglas Gilliland’s Parents Are Met?
Connor Douglas Gilliland’s father, Richard married actress Jean Smart in 1987. They met while working on the set of Designing Women (he played J. D. Shackelford, the boyfriend of Annie Potts’ character, Mary Jo Shively). They have two sons, Connor Douglas (born 1989) and Forrest (adopted from China in May 2009).
Connor Douglas Gilliland’s Brother
Connor Douglas Gilliland is very close to his brother Forrest. According to media outlets, he is a transgender. Connor has spoken openly about his close relationship with his brother and they support each other unconditionally. He has said that Forrest has been a pillar of strength and a source of comfort throughout his childhood.
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Connor Douglas Gilliland Mother
Connor Douglas Gilliland’s mother, Jean Smart had to control her blood sugar levels. She mother was diabetic while pregnant with him. In fact, she was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was 13 years old. She is the second of four children. She is a 1969 graduate of Ballard High School in Seattle.