Kevin Connolly — PICS By: Farrah Julin 1 of 5 Kevin Connolly Theo Kingma/Shutterstock Kevin Connolly is seen at a photocall in Los Angeles for ‘Entourage’ on Sept. 25, 2006. The actor was then starring on the hit HBO series, which premiered in 2004. Kevin Connolly was born on March 5, 1974 in New York. Acting in commercials as a child, he later went on to star in the WB sitcom ‘Unhappily Ever After’ as Ryan Malloy from 1995 – 1999. Five years later, Kevin was cast as Eric ‘E.’ Murphy on the HBO series ‘Entourage,’ becoming his best-known role. Throughout the comedy, which followed a group of friends on their adventures in LA after one became a Hollywood star, Kevin’s character was notably in an on-again, off-again romance with’s Emmanuelle Chriqui ‘Sloan.’ Following Entourage’s last season in 2011, Kevin later reprised the role of Eric for the 2015 feature film of the same name. Kevin has also gone on to direct several projects, including John Travolta and the late Kelly Preston’s ‘Gotti’, which was released in 2018, as well as several episodes of ‘The Oath’, ‘Entourage’ and others. In July 2020, Kevin denied sexually assaulting a costume designer via his lawyer Martin Singer. Click to see photos of the actor over the years. July 15, 2020, 6:54PM 2 of 5 Kevin Connolly hangs with Nick Hilton A Berliner/BEI/Shutterstock Kevin Connelly and Nicky Hilton are seen at Peter Morton’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for the 10 year annversary in April 2005. The swanky bash was held in Las Vegas, NV. July 15, 2020, 6:54PM 3 of 5 Kevin Connolly attends the 15th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Bei/Shutterstock Kevin Connolly smiles on the red carpet for the 15th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 25, 2009. The actor sported a black suit and tie for the event. July 15, 2020, 6:54PM 4 of 5 Kevin Connolly snaps a photo with Emmanuelle Chriqui Richard Drew/AP/Shutterstock Emmanuelle Chriqui and Kevin Connelly of ‘Entourage’ take photos at the New York Stock Exchange before ringing the closing bell. The duo play the characters of Eric and Sloan on the HBO series. July 15, 2020, 6:54PM 5 of 5 Kevin Dillon & Kevin Connolly pose at the ‘Entourage: The Movie’ premiere Joel Ryan/Invision/AP/Shuttersto Kevin Dillon and Kevin Connelly pose for photographers upon arrival at the after party for the film Entourage in London on June 9, 2015. The pair both starred on ‘Entourage’ through its entire run on HBO, reprising their roles for the film. July 15, 2020, 6:54PM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.