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|Birth Place:||Newark, New Jersey, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Adopted stage name Jason Alexander at age 15
First professional acting job at age 17 in the children's theater special, "The Pushcart Players: Feelings and Friends"
Acted in nationally broadcast TV commercials while a student at Boston University
Made Broadway debut in Stephen Sondheim's "Merrily We Roll Along"; played a Broadway producer
Feature acting debut, "The Burning"
Television acting debut, "Senior Trip!" (CBS)
Played the recurring role of Harold Stickley on the CBS sitcom, "E.R.," starring Elliott Gould
Returned to features after five years to play a small role as a hardware store clerk in Peter Weir's "The Mosquito Coast"
Starred as Julian Beeby on the short-lived CBS sitcom, "Everything's Relative"
First TV miniseries, "Favorite Son" (NBC)
Won a Tony Award playing multiple roles, including the narrator, in the musical revue "Jerome Robbins' Broadway"
Played George Costanza on the popular NBC comedy series, "Seinfeld"; earned Golden Globe (1993, 1994, 1995, 1998), Emmy (1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998) and SAG (1996, 1997, 1998, 1999) nominations for Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Played Richard Gere's misogynistic lawyer in "Pretty Woman"
Cast as Harry Truman in a Los Angeles revival of the one-person stage play, "Give 'Em Hell, Harry"
First leading role in a feature, "I Don't Buy Kisses Anymore"
Made TV directorial debut with "The Good Samaritan" episode of "Seinfeld" (NBC); earned a nomination from the Directors Guild of America
Taught "How to Break into Show Business" at the Los Angeles Learning Annex
Voiced the title character in the USA Network's animated series, "Duckman"
Had a small role as the parking commissioner in "The Paper"
Formed AngelArk Productions
Feature directorial debut, "For Better or Worse" (opened in limited release and later aired on TNT)
Played a hotel manager coping with an orangutang in "Dunston Checks In"
Voiced one of the gargoyles in Disney's animated "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"
AngelArk signed production agreement with Universal TV
Played an HIV-positive musical/comedy loving gay man in "Love! Valour! Compassion!"
Directed the feature "Just Looking/Cherry Pink"; screened at the 1999 Hamptons Film Festival
Featured in the festival screened "Love in Action in Chicago"
Portrayed Boris Badenov in the part live action, part animated feature, "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle"
Directed the coming-of-age comedy feature "Just Looking"
Returned to series TV as star of the short-lived ABC fall sitcom "Bob Patterson"
Co-starred as the title character's best friend in "Shallow Hal"
Appeared as himself on episodes of "Seinfeld" co-creator Larry David's HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm"
Served as Executive Producer on the action feature "Agent Cody Banks"
Returned to the stage to star as Max Bialystock in the Los Angeles production of "The Producers"
Starred in the short-lived CBS comedy "Listen Up," as a character based on sportswriter Tony Kornheiser
Guest-starred on two episodes of the UPN sitcom, "Everybody Hates Chris"
Named Artistic Director of the 10-year-old "Reprise! Broadway's Best" series in Los Angeles
Cast as Jennifer Westfeldt's (Abby) therapist in "Ira and Abby"
Re-teamed with "Seinfeld" co-creator, Larry David, and the other three principal "Seinfeld" cast members, to appear as himself on several episodes of David's HBO series, "Curb Your Enthusiasm"
Starred in the one-man show "The Donny Clay Experience" in Las Vegas
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