Jeff Daniels

Born in February 19th, 1955

From Athens, Georgia, USA

Jeff Daniels Biography

Jeffrey Warren "Jeff" Daniels (born February 19, 1955) is an American actor, musician and playwright. He founded a non-profit theatre company, the Purple Rose Theatre Company, in his home state of Michigan. He has performed in a number of stage productions, both on and off Broadway. He has been nominated for the Tony Award as Best Actor for the Broadway play God of Carnage (2009), along with his other three cast-mates.

He has had a thriving film career, from his debut in 1981 in Ragtime, through State of Play in 2009. For his film work, he has received three Golden Globe Award nominations, including as Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy/Musical for Woody Allen's The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) (hence the name of his theatre company). He has also received nominations by the Screen Actors Guild, Satellite Awards, and several for his work in The Squid and the Whale (London Critics Circle Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, Chlotrudis Awards and Gotham Awards).

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Jeff Daniels Filmography

The Catcher Was a Spy Poster
June 22, 2018
Allegiant Poster
March 18, 2016
The Martian Poster
October 2, 2015
Steve Jobs Poster
October 23, 2015
Dumb and Dumber To Poster
November 14, 2014
Looper Poster
September 28, 2012
Paper Man Poster
June 15, 2009
State of Play Poster
April 17, 2009