Patrick Renna is known as an American actor. He is most famous for starting his acting career in the classic baseball film The Sandlot playing Hamilton "Ham" Porter.
Patrick Renna was born in Boston, Massachusetts. After growing up in the east coast, he ended up moving to the entertainment capital of the world, Los Angeles to pursue acting. His passion for acting was strong and grew when his family moved to California.
At the young age of fourteen, Patrick got his break out lead role in the twentieth Century Fox feature film, "The Sandlot" directed by David M. Evans. Two years later after his big role, he proceeded to star in Disney's "The Big Green" which was directed by Holly Goldberg Sloan. He then went on to work relentlessly all through the '90s and '00s in such movies as "Son In Law", "PUNKS", "Ricky 6", "Very Mean Men", "Life Blood", "Dark Ride", and "Dorm Daze".
Since his fan favorite role in The Sandlot, Renna has appeared in numerous guest-starring and recurring roles for award-winning television series such as Boston Legal and The X-Files. He continues to get roles because of his unique and goofy look that fans always remember.