Darren E Burrows

Actor
Gangly young supporting player of Native American heritage. Burrows gained prominence as Ed Chigliak, the intelligent, inquisitive, and innocent teen who aspires to become the Woody Allen of Alaskan filmmaking. This ... Read more »
Born: 09/11/1966 in Winfield, Kansas, USA

Filmography

Actor (23)

Love Is Strange 2014 (Movie)

Elliot (Actor)

Naked in the Cold Sun 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Nonames 2009 (Movie)

Officer Dale (Actor)

Forty Shades of Blue 2005 (Movie)

Michael (Actor)

Never Get Outta the Boat 2004 (Movie)

Franky (Actor)

Peacemakers 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Natural Selection 2002 (Movie)

Glenn (Actor)

Lady in the Box 2001 (Movie)

Jerry (Actor)

MORNING (Down Home Entertainment) 2001 (Movie)

Emmanuel (Actor)

The Lone Gunmen 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

NYPD Blue 1997 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Sunset Strip 2000 (Movie)

Bobby (Actor)

The X-Files 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Hi-Lo Country 1998 (Movie)

Billy Harte (Actor)

Amistad 1997 (Movie)

Lieutenant Meade (Actor)

Ruby Ridge: An American Tragedy 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

In the Land of the Grizzlies 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Northern Exposure 1989 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Class of 1999 1990 (Movie)

Sonny (Actor)

Cry Baby 1990 (Movie)

Milton (Actor)

976-EVIL 1989 (Movie)

Jeff (Actor)

Casualties of War 1989 (Movie)

Cherry (Actor)

Biography

Gangly young supporting player of Native American heritage. Burrows gained prominence as Ed Chigliak, the intelligent, inquisitive, and innocent teen who aspires to become the Woody Allen of Alaskan filmmaking. This always amiable kid embodies the heartwarming generosity of spirit that made CBS's "Northern Expososure" a hit. Both actor and character are half Native American. One-quarter Cherokee and one-quarter Apache, Burrows has light-colored hair that he must dye bi-weekly for the show.

Relationships

William Burrows

Son
born December 29, 1994 mother Melinda Delgado

Melinda Delgado

Wife
mother of William Franklin Burrows

Billy Drago

Father
Burrows only saw him once while he was growing up--when he was in the third grade

EDUCATION

went to high school in Wichita KS; dropped out in junior year

Milestones

1990

Cast as Ed Chigliak, a series regular on CBS-TV's "Northern Exposure"

1990

First major supporting film role as Milton in John Waters' "Cry-Baby"

1988

Made first TV appearance as a recurring character on "TV 101", a short-lived CBS high school drama

1988

Feature debut in "976-EVIL", a low-budget horror film that was the directorial debut of Robert (Freddy Krueger) Englund

Got an agent by lying about his experience

Dropped out of high school in junior year and became a fry cook at the Bionic Burger in Wichita while dreaming of joining the Army at age 18

Signed up for an acting school run by Drago and his girlfriend Silvano Gallardo

Moved to Los Angeles to get to know his father, actor Billy Drago

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