Luke Kirby

  • Birth Name: Luke Farrell Kirby
  • Birth Place: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Narrated the 2000 documentary Give Me Your Soul..., about the porn industry.
  • His role as Rob Gruen in the 2003 feature film Shattered Glass was specifically written for him.
  • For his role as a rickshaw driver by day and artist at night in 2012's Take This Waltz, he learned to pull a rickshaw and studied with portraitist Balint Zsako.
  • Spent 15 hours in a pool to shoot an underwater sequence for Take This Waltz.
  • Has taken classes in woodworking and painting watercolors.


  • 2019, Emmy — Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series: Winner


  • Ruth Kirby — Mother
  • Paul Kirby — Father


  • National Theatre School of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (2000)