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Rob Morrow Biography

Birth Name:
Robert Alan Morrow
Birth Place:
New Rochelle, New York, United States
Profession
Actor, director, writer

Fast Facts

  • Attended and studied acting at the renowned HB Studio in New York
  • Helped found the New York City acting troupe Naked Angels in 1986
  • "I did every job in my struggling days," he told People magazine in 2005
  • "One was delivering balloons
  • That was a nightmare
  • You'd go through revolving doors and they'd pop
  • " Also, he said, "I was a bartender, but didn't know how to bartend
  • People would ask for a Grasshopper, and I'd just give them something [else]
  • If you put enough alcohol in, nobody cares
  • " On the Board of Directors of Project ALS
  • Independent film Maze (2000), which he wrote, directed and co-produced, won the AFI Festival New Directions Award - Special Mention and honorable mention at the San Jose Film Festival
  • Founded the production company Bits and Pieces Production Company
  • Directed various TV episodes, including Oz, Street Time, Joan of Arcadia and NUMB3RS

Awards

  • 1994Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 1994Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: nominated
  • 1993Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1993Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: nominated
  • 1992Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1992Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: nominated

Relationships