Dennis Dugan Biography

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Dennis Dugan's facts

Date of Birth 1946, September 5
Nationality U.S
Profession actor, director
Ethnicity white
Marital Status yes
Education at Wheaton central high school
Hair Color Brown

Dennis Dugan is one of the famous and well-known actor, director and comedian. He is a multitalented American guy. He was born in the Wheaton, Illinois of U.S. He was born in Sep 5, 1946. He is the son of Marion and Charles Dugan. He is one of the versatile and inspirational actor. He is active in his profession since 1968 to present.68 years Dennis Dugan gives his talent and skills to Hollywood. He married Joyce Van Patten in 1973. They were in relationship for fourteen years. They took divorce in 1987. Then Dugan married Sharon O’Connor. They were having a good relationship. He also has a son name Kelly Dugan. He has graduate from the Wheaton central high school in 1964. He also has a best friend Adam Sandler. He is also a famous comedian actor. Dugan and Sandler were partners. They have directed some films together. Those films are:  Happy GilmoreBig DaddyI Now Pronounce You Chuck and LarryYou Don't Mess with the ZohanGrown UpsJust Go with ItJack and Jill, and Grown Ups 2.  They are not like friends but like brothers.

Dennis Dugan is one of the famous personality of Hollywood. He is an American and have white complexion of face. He has a brown hair and brown eyes. His nickname is Dugie. He is slightly built up. He has the height of five feet eight inch (1.73 m). He also has the trade mark that characters getting hit in the face by an object and exterior crane shots.

Dennis Dugan starts his career in 1972. He appear in the TV movie The Girl Most Likely to…. In 1979, he was offered a role of time displaced hero. The film was Unidentified Flying Oddball. He also was in the film A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court which was the remake film. He was also appears in many television series. His first television series is Columbo. He play the role of young police officers in that film.

He also directed many films and episodes. Some are as below:

Hunter in the year 1987 and have 2 episodes.

Wiseguy in 1988

Moonlighting 1988-1989 and have five episodes

Problem child in 1990

Brain donar in 1992

Doogie howser M.D in 1993.

Columbo in 1993

Burke’s law in 1994

L.A. law in 1993-1994

Traps in 1994

The Byrds of Paradise in 1994

The shaggy dog in 1994

Marker in 1995

Picket fences in 1994-1995

Chicago hope in 1995

Happy Gilmore in 1996

Beverly hills ninja in 1997

The love boat: The Next Wave in 1998

Ally McBeal in 1998

Big Daddy in 1999

Shasta McNasty in 1999

Saving Silverman in 2001

A Screwball homicides in 2003

National Securities in 2003

NYPD Blue in 1993 to 2004

Karroll's Christmas in 2004

Hope & Faith in 2005

The Benchwarmers in 2006

I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry in 2007 and it is also nominated for golden raspberry award for worst director

You Don't Mess with the Zohan in 2008

Grown Ups in 2010

Just Go with It in 2011 and it is also nominated for golden raspberry award for worst director

Jack and Jill in 2011 and it is also nominated for golden raspberry award for worst director

Grown Ups 2 in 2013 and it is also nominated for golden raspberry award for worst director.

His abilities and talent he has drawn an irreplaceable place in the world of Hollywood. The determination of years has made him stand in the social and economic position. He becomes the light of success through dedication and determination. He sets a perfect example than the success holds no other success than hard work. Dedicated from her very early days, now he stands as an economically well-established actor and director. We can also follow him in facebook and twitter.