Kelsey Grammer

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Allen Kelsey Grammer
  • Birth Place: St. Thomas, Virgin Islands
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/21/1955, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; producer; director
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Kelsey Grammer Fast Facts:
  • Played the role of Sweeney Todd on stage in Los Angeles in 1999 opposite friend Christine Baranski.
  • Was cast as Frasier Crane on Cheers after John Lithgow, the producers' first choice, became unavailable.
  • Played Dr. Crane for 20 years, matching the record run of James Arness as Matt Dillon on Gunsmoke.
  • Is the only actor to be nominated for Emmys playing the same character in three different shows: Cheers, Wings and Frasier.
  • Provides the voice of Sideshow Bob in guest appearances on The Simpsons.
  • Co-owns (with ex-wife Camille) Grammnet Productions, credited with numerous television programs including Medium.
  • Married fourth wife Kayte on the Longacre Theater stage soon after his Broadway run in the revival of La Cage aux Folles, which played in that venue.
  • Kelsey Grammer Relationships:
  • Betty Grammer - Half Sister
  • Doreen Alderman - Ex-wife
  • Sally Grammer - Mother
  • Stephen Grammer - Half Brother
  • Gordon Cranmer - Grandfather
  • John Grammer - Half Brother
  • Leigh-Anne Csuhany - Ex-wife
  • Karen Grammer - Sister
  • Mason Olivia Grammer - Daughter
  • Spencer Grammer - Daughter
  • Allen Grammer - Father
  • Camille Grammer - Ex-wife
  • Evangeline Cranmer - Grandmother
  • Greer Grammer - Daughter
  • Billy Grammer - Half Brother
  • Jude Gordon Grammer - Son
  • Faith Evangeline Elisa Grammer - Daughter
  • Kelsey Gabriel Elias Grammer - Son
  • Barrie Buckner - Ex-significant Other
  • Kayte Walsh - Wife
  • Kelsey Grammer Awards:
  • 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1992 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2004 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2002 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2000 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1997 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1995 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1994 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1998 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1996 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Winner
  • 2002 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 2001 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Winner
  • 1999 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1988 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1994 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2006 Emmy: Outstanding Voice-Over Performance - Winner
  • 1994 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Series - Winner
  • 2002 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Male TV Performer - Winner
  • 2010 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 2002 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2003 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Winner
  • 1995 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1990 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended the Juilliard School, New York, New York, United States

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