Bob Saget

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Robert Lane Saget
  • Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/17/1956, Taurus
  • Profession: Actor; comedian; director
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Bob Saget Fast Facts:
  • Originally planned to pursue a career in medicine.
  • While studying at Temple University, won a student Academy Award for his documentary Through Adam's Eyes.
  • Was a fixture on the Los Angeles comedy-club circuit in the early 1980s, along with future cast mate Dave Coulier.
  • Best known for playing clean-cut dad Danny Tanner on the long-running sitcom Full House, as well as hosting America's Funniest Home Videos for eight years.
  • Directed the acclaimed TV movie For Hope (1996), inspired by his sister Gay, who died of the autoimmune disease scleroderma in 1994.
  • Wrote, directed and produced Farce of the Penguins (2007), an all-star spoof of the nature documentary March of the Penguins (2005).
  • Made his Broadway debut in 2007, starring in the Tony Award-winning musical comedy The Drowsy Chaperone.
  • Bob Saget Relationships:
  • Ben Saget - Father
  • Gay - Sister
  • Andrea - Sister
  • Dolly Saget - Mother
  • Aubrey - Daughter
  • Lara - Daughter
  • Jennifer - Daughter
  • Sherri Kramer - Ex-wife
  • College:
  • Temple University, Philadelphia, PA (1978); attended University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

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