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David Hyde Pierce


David Hyde Pierce was born on 3 April 1959 in Saratoga Springs, New York, USA. He is the youngest child of George and Laura Pierce (both deceased) and has two older sisters (Barbara and Nancy) and an older brother (Thomas). As a child, he was very interested in music (particularly piano) and regularly played the organ at his local church (Bethesda... See full bio »
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Nominated for 5 Golden Globes. Another 22 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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 2009 Stingray Sam
Narrator (voice)
 2008 Forever Plaid
The Narrator
 2004 Hellboy
Abe Sapien (voice, uncredited)
 2001 Laud Weiner (Short)
Laud Weiner
 2001 Osmosis Jones
Drix (voice)
 2001/I Happy Birthday
Barney
 2000 Isn't She Great
Michael Hastings
 1998 A Bug's Life
Slim (voice)
 1995 Ripple (Short)
Peter
 1995 Nixon
John Dean
 1994 Wolf
Roy
 1991 The Fisher King
Lou Rosen (as David Pierce)
 1991 Little Man Tate
Garth Emmerick (as David Pierce)
 1990 Across Five Aprils
Union Soldier (as David Pierce)
 1988 The Appointments of Dennis Jennings (Short)
Businessman (as David Pierce)
 1988 Rocket Gibraltar
Monsieur Henri
 1988 Crossing Delancey
Mark (as David Pierce)
 1988 Vampire's Kiss
Theater Guy (as David Pierce)
 1988 Bright Lights, Big City
Bartender at Fashion Show
 1985 Moving Violations
Immigration Officer (as David Pierce)
 1984 The Terminator
Tanker Partner (as David Pierce)
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Summer, 1980 saw him as a member of the non-Equity acting interns for the Williamstown Theatre Company (Williamstown, MA). He played a cadet in Cyrano de Bergerac, which starred Frank Langella and Stephen Collins, and sang in their cabaret. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 6 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

David Hyde-Pierce | David Pierce

Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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I can vividly recall telling a joke in, like, second grade and realizing it was funnier if I didn't laugh. I've been deadpan ever since. See more »

Trivia:

Attended Yale with Jodie Foster. When she was preparing to direct Little Man Tate (1991), she remembered him from a play he was in at that time and called and offered him a part. See more »

Trademark:

Deadpan comic delivery See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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