Adrian Zmed

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  • Birth Name: Adrian George Zmed
  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor
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  • Father was a priest in the Romanian Orthodox Church.
  • Played football in high school until an injury nearly crippled him.
  • After his injury, decided to try out for a high-school production of Guys and Dolls, which awakened a love for theater. A year later, he was selected as one of Chicago's top high-school performers.
  • First major acting job was playing Danny Zuko in a touring production of Grease.
  • Continued his association with Grease with the role of T-Bird Johnny Nogerelli in the film Grease 2 (1982).
  • Best known to TV fans for playing Vince Romano opposite William Shatner in the 1980s crime drama T.J. Hooker.
  • Performed the dual roles of Adam and Noah in a production of the Bible-based musical Children of Eden in 1997 at the Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey, and can be heard singing those roles on the cast album.
  • As of 2013, has appeared in four productions of Grease and has played Danny three times, more than any other actor.

Relationships

  • Zachary Zmed — Son
  • Dylan Zmed — Son
  • Persida Zmed — Mother
  • Susan Wood — Ex-wife
  • George Zmed — Father
  • Barbara Fitzner — Ex-wife

College

  • DePaul University, The Theatre School, Chicago, Illinois, United States (BFA); attended Chicago College of Performing Arts, The Music Conservatory, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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  • Birth Name: Adrian George Zmed
  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor