Fast Facts

  • Attended first two years of high school in Urbana, IL, and coedited a science-fiction newspaper with Roger Ebert.
  • Received a scar on his chin in a bicycle accident in his mid-30s.
  • Best known for his breakout role of Maj. Charles Emerson Winchester III on M*A*S*H.
  • Frequent narrator for PBS documentaries.
  • Charter member of John Houseman's Acting Company, which also consisted of Kevin Kline and Patti LuPone.
  • Conducts symphony and pop orchestras.
  • Frequently collaborates with Woody Allen, beginning with 1988's Another Woman.
  • Has done voice-over work in several Disney movies, including Cogsworth in Beauty & the Beast (1991), Governor Ratcliffe in Pocahontas (1995) and Dr. Jumba Jookiba in Lilo & Stitch (2002).

Awards

  • 1981, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy, Variety or Music Series: Nominee
  • 1982, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy, Variety or Music Series: Nominee
  • 1984, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Special: Nominee

Relationships

  • Kenneth Stiers — Father
  • Margaret Stiers — Mother

College

  • Attended University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, United States; The Juilliard School, New York, New York, United States (1972)

Details

  • Birth Name: David Allen Ogden Stiers
  • Birth Place: Peoria, Illinois, United States
  • Birthday: October 31, 1942, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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