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Noah Wyle Biography

Birth Name:
Noah Strausser Speer Wyle
Birth Place:
Hollywood, California, United States
Profession
Actor, producer

Fast Facts

  • Participated in the National High School Institute, Northwestern University's precollege theatre-arts program, during his junior year of high school
  • Collects items related to Noah's Ark
  • Met his first wife, Tracy Warbin, on the set of the film The Myth of Fingerprints (1997)
  • Bought his house, a 46-acre ranch in Santa Ynez Valley, CA, from Bo Derek in 1999
  • Portrayed Apple cofounder Steve Jobs in the 1999 TV-movie Pirates of Silicon Valley; Jobs later invited Wyle to impersonate him during a speech at the 1999 MacWorld expo

Awards

  • 2000Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1999Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1999Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1999Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television: nominated
  • 1998Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner
  • 1997Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner
  • 1997Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television: nominated
  • 1996Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner
  • 1996Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actor for a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1995Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner
  • 1995Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1994Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated

Relationships

  • Auden Wyle -- Daughter
  • Frances Harper Wyle -- Daughter
  • Stephen Wyle -- Father
  • Marjorie Speer Katz -- Mother
  • Owen Strausser Wyle -- Son
  • James Katz -- Stepfather
  • Deborah Wyle -- Stepmother