FRANCIS GUINAN is making his TimeLine debut with RUTHERFORD AND SON. He is a member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Ensemble and has appeared there in over forty productions including DOWNSTATE (transferred to the National Theatre in London), THE REMBRANDT, THE MINUTES, AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY (transferred to Broadway) and BALM IN GILEAD. Other Chicago credits include THE BOOK OF JOSEPH (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), BY THE WATER and WHITE GUY ON THE BUS (Northlight Theatre), A GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED (Victory Gardens), DO THE HUSTLE (Writers), and GOLDFISH (Route 66 Theatre). Film credits include ABUNDANT ACREAGE AVAILABLE, THE LAST AIRBENDER, PIZZA NIGHT and TYPING. Television appearances include series regular roles in THE EXORCIST; BOSS; and EERIE, INDIANA.

Member of Actors' Equity Association