Taylor Kinney Interview: ‘Chicago Fire’ Lead Actor Talks About His Character Kelly Severide

Taylor Kinney discusses his character Kelly Severide — an opinionated and competitive character that works as part of team when on an emergency.

Taylor Kinney plays Lt. Kelly Severide, who rides the officer’s seat of Chicago Fire Department Squad 3. He is at odds with ladder truck officer Lt. Matthew Casey, played by Jesse Spencer, over an incident that involved the death of firefighter in a building fire. When it’s time to get the job done, the two work together.

Tensions build at the fire station in the aftermath of another firefighter’s death at a building fire an floor collapse.

NBC TV Show ‘Chicago Fire’ airs Wednesdays 10/9C this Fall on NBC. NBC’s ‘CHICAGO FIRE’ follows the lives of the firefighters and paramedics working at the Chicago Fire Department at the fictional firehouse of Engine 55, Truck 81, Squad 3, Ambulance 61, and Battalion 25.

Taylor Kinney grew up in Neffsville, Pennsylvania along with his three brothers by his single mother and studied business management at West Virginia University before developing an interest in acting.

Jesse Spencer was born in Melbourne, Australia.

Dick Wolf: CHICAGO FIRE: “Not a fire of the week show.”

See behind the scenes video on facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies ‘CHICAGO FIRE’ Set

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CHICAGO FIRE: Fire building at Franklin and Institute, Chicago …

CHICAGO FIRE Crash scene at Columbus Drive and Wacker Drive …

Kelly Severide/Taylor Kinney Forum Board on NBC …


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