Victor Garber

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Victor Joseph Garber
  • Birth Place: London, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/16/1949, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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Victor Garber Fast Facts:
  • Began acting at age 10 in children's productions at the Grand Theatre in London, Ontario.
  • Mother hosted a TV show in London, Ontario, called At Home with Hope Garber.
  • Dropped out of high school at 16 and moved to Toronto to pursue a performing career.
  • In the late 1960s, formed a band called the Sugar Shoppe, with Peter Mann, Lee Harris and pianist Laurie Hood; made appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show and The Tonight Show.
  • First acting break came in a 1972 Toronto stage production of Godspell, which also starred Martin Short, Gilda Radner, Eugene Levy and Paul Shaffer.
  • Officiated the 2005 wedding of friend and Alias costar Jennifer Garner to Ben Affleck.
  • His photo was mistakenly used by the Radio and Television of Ireland (RTÉ) reporting a 2010 opinion poll of right-leaning Irish politician Enda Kenny.
  • Victor Garber Relationships:
  • Rainer Andreesen - Significant Other
  • Hope Garber - Mother
  • Joseph Garber - Father
  • Alisa - Sister
  • Nathan - Brother
  • Victor Garber Awards:
  • 2005 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2004 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2002 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1978 Tony: Actor (Featured Role--Play) - Nominee
  • 1982 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2003 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie - Nominee
  • 1994 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 1989 Tony: Actor (Play) - Nominee

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