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Also Known As: Died:
Born: March 20, 1947 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Profession: actor, singer

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A short, curly-haired stage actor with Broadway credits, Chip Zien had several false starts as a regular on TV series before being cast as TV writer Gary Karp in the CBS sitcom "Almost Perfect" (1995-96).

A short, curly-haired stage actor with Broadway credits, Chip Zien had several false starts as a regular on TV series before being cast as TV writer Gary Karp in the CBS sitcom "Almost Perfect" (1995-96).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Breakfast of Champions (1999) Andy Wojeckowzski
2.
 Snake Eyes (1998) Mickey Alter
3.
 Siege, The (1998) Chief Of Staff
4.
 Cagney & Lacey: True Convictions (1996) Assistant District Attorney Trayne
5.
 Cagney & Lacey: The View Through the Glass Ceiling (1995) Assistant District Attorney Trayne
6.
 Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994) Franklin P Adams
7.
 Quiet Killer (1992) Dr Alan Katz
8.
 Howard The Duck (1986) Howard T Duck
9.
 Grace Quigley (1985) Dr Herman
10.
 So Fine (1981) Wise Guy In Disco
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1972:
Made New York debut as Finch in off-Broadway revival of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"
1974:
Broadway debut "All Over Town" (directed by Dustin Hoffman)
1979:
Film debut "The Rose"
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TV series debut as a regular on NBC sitcom "Love, Sydney"
1983:
Was series regular on short-lived ABC sitcom "Reggie"
1987:
Appeared as regular on CBS TV series "Shell Game"
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Created the role of The Baker in the Stephen Sondheim/James Lapine musical "Into the Woods" on Broadway
1992:
Co-starred in TV-movie, "Quest Killers"
1994:
Played Franklin P. Adams in "Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle"
:
Cast as regular on CBS sitcom "Almost Perfect"
1999:
Joined cast of the ABC soap opera "All My Children"
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Education

University of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania -

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