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Actor Jeff Daniels was born in Athens, Georgia but raised in Chelsea, Michigan. He is the son of Marjorie J. (Ferguson) and Robert Lee Daniels, who owned The Chelsea Lumber Company and was also mayor of Chelsea. Jeff attended Central Michigan University, but became involved in acting and dropped out to pursue a career as an actor. Daniels made his... See full bio »
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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 10 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Allegiant: Part 2 (announced)
David
 2016 Allegiant: Part 1 (filming)
David
 2015 The Martian (post-production)
Teddy Sanders
 2013 Quad
Mickey
 2012 Looper
Abe
 2010 Howl
David Kirk
 2009 Away We Go
Jerry
 2008 Traitor
Carter
 2008 Space Chimps
Zartog (voice)
 2007 Mama's Boy
Mert Rosenbloom
 2007 A Plumm Summer
Narrator
 2005 Because of Winn-Dixie
Preacher
 2003 I Witness
James Rhodes
 2001 Escanaba in da Moonlight
Rueben Soady
 2000 Chasing Sleep
Ed Saxon
 1996 Fly Away Home
Thomas "Tom" Alden
 1994 Speed
Harry
 1992 There Goes the Neighborhood
Willis Embry
 1992 Rain Without Thunder
Jonathan Garson
 1992 Grand Tour: Disaster in Time
Ben Wilson
 1991 The Butcher's Wife
Dr. Alex Tremor
 1990 Love Hurts
Paul Weaver
 1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael
Denton Webb
 1989 Checking Out
Ray Macklin
 1988 Sweet Hearts Dance
Sam Manners
 1987 Radio Days
Biff Baxter
 1986 Something Wild
Charles Driggs
 1985 Marie
Eddie Sisk
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TV commercial for Head & Shoulders shampoo (1981) See more »

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6 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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6' 3" (1.91 m)
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[on the death of James Gandolfini] If Broadway has a version of a guy you want in your foxhole, Jim Gandolfini was mine. During our time together in "God of Carnage" we played 320 performances together. He didn't miss one. Sadly, I now miss him like a brother. See more »

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Played the father of Anna Paquin in Fly Away Home (1996) and then her romantic partner in The Squid and the Whale (2005) nine years later. See more »

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