David Ogden Stiers Biography

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Date of Birth 1942-10-31
Nationality American
Profession Actor, director, voice actor and musician
Ethnicity White
Education at University of Oregon
Height 6'4"
Place of Birth Peoria, Illinois, United States
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Eye Color Blue

Born on October 31, 1942 ‘David Ogden Stiers’ is a phenomenal American actor, director, voice actor and musician. He claimed to prominence with the role played in the Disney movies and the television series ‘M*A*S*H’. David is also recognized for playing the role of District Attorney, Michael Reston in Perry Mason television movies. He was born in Peoria, Illinois to Margaret Elizabeth and Kenneth Truman Stiers. David completed his high school education from attending Urbana High School. Later he attended University of Oregon. To pursue his dream of becoming a renowned actor, he started performing at the California Shakespeare Theater and with the improve group, ‘The Committee’.

Talking about his career expedition as an actor, he started his acting career from appearing in Broadway production ‘The Magic Show’ where he played the minor role of Feldman. After putting his first step toward acting, he started to appear in the several television sitcoms like ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’, ‘Kojak’ and ‘Rhoda’. He also appeared in the pilot of crime drama TV series ‘Charlie’s Angels’. In the year 1977, he became a part of the CBS-TV sitcom ‘M*A*S*H’. For his exceptional performance in the series, he earned two nominations in Emmy Award. With the success gained from appearing in the sitcom, he started to get other noticeable roles. David also appeared as a guest in the several television series like ‘North and South’, ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’, ‘Murder’, ‘She Wrote’. ‘Wings’, ‘Touched by an Angels’ and ‘Frasier’. He portrayed the role of United States Olympic Committee founder ‘William Milligan Sloane’ in NBC miniseries ‘The First Olympics: Athens 1896’. In the year 2002, he played a recurring role of Reverend Purdy in USA Network series ‘The Dead Zone’. Besides gaining fame and success from being a part of various television sitcoms, he also became popular as a voice artist in the movies ‘THX 1138’, ‘New York: A Documentary Film’ and ‘The Lord Is Not on Trial Here Today’. He was also featured in various animated series like ‘Beauty and the Beast’, ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’, ‘Pocahontas’, ‘Atlantis: The Lost Empire’ and ‘Lilo & Stitch’. In the year 2003, he supplied his voice as Penguin in animated movie ‘Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman’. His other voice work includes ‘Justice League’, ‘Justice League Unlimited’, ‘Darkwing Duck’, The Cat That Looked at a King’ and ‘Regular Show’. Apart from this, he also worked as associate conductor of ‘Newport Symphony Orchestra’ and ‘Ernest Bloch Music Festival’.

Moving towards his personal life biography, David has not exposed his any personal information in the public. His fans are eager to know whether this is a married man. But he has not broken his silence about the information related to his marriage, wife and children. Since he has reached at the age bar of 71, he has surely got married to someone whose name has not been revealed yet in the media. Like his marriage news, there is not any information about his past and present link ups.

David is a handsome and dashing actor who is gained huge fame and success through his phenomenal performance in the various movies and television series. He stands with an exemplified height of 6 feet 4 inches and carries weight of 75 kg. Throughout his career, he has been successful to attract all the audience towards his movies and television series. It’s his magical performance which was loved by his fans. He has gained both recognition and rewards from his acting career. David might have gathered considerable amount of net worth and property which he has kept far from the media. More additional information about this versatile actor can be extracted from the wiki and other various internet sites.