Peri Gilpin

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Peri Kay Oldham
  • Birth Place: Waco, TX
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/27/1961, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Peri Gilpin Fast Facts:
  • Got her start performing on her father Jim O'Brien's radio show. He was a popular weatherman and radio personality in Philadelphia during the 1970s and early '80s, until his untimely death in a skydiving accident in 1983.
  • Worked as an apprentice at the Williamstown Theater Festival in Williamstown, MA; landed roles in several regional theater and off-off Broadway productions.
  • Best-known for playing acid-tongued, man-hunting producer Roz Doyle to radio psychologist Frasier Crane on Frasier.
  • Formed Bristol Cities Productions with best friend (and Frasier costar) Jane Leeves and Leeves' sister, Kathryn.
  • Is an advocate for and a member of the National Breast Cancer Coalition.
  • Peri Gilpin Relationships:
  • Sandra Gilpin - Mother
  • Jim O'Brien - Father
  • Christian Vincent - Husband
  • Patti Jo Oldham - Sister
  • Marc Gilpin - Stepbrother
  • April Gilpin - Stepsister
  • Ava Vincent - Daughter
  • Isabella Coben - Godchild
  • Stella May Vincent - Daughter
  • Wes Gilpin - Stepfather
  • Peri Gilpin Awards:
  • 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
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2003 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 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
  • 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Texas, Austin, TX; attended British-American Academy, London, England

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