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Nathan Lane was born on February 3, 1956 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Joseph Lane. He is an actor, known for The Lion King (1994), Mousehunt (1997) and The Birdcage (1996). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 9 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2016 The Nut Job 2 (announced)
Hunter #2 (voice)
 2015 Sweetwater (pre-production)
Abe Saperstein (rumored)
 2014 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series)
Chauncey Miles
- The Nance Starring Nathan Lane (2014) ... Chauncey Miles
 2014 The Money (TV Movie)
Gordon McCarren
 2013 The English Teacher
Carl Kapinas
 2012 Local Talent (TV Series)
Jasper Fallon (2012)
 2009 Astro Boy
Hamegg (voice)
 2007 30 Rock (TV Series)
Eddie Donaghy
 2004 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series)
Kunz
- White Box (2004) ... Kunz
 2004 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Nathan Lane
- Opening Night (2004) ... Nathan Lane
 2004 Behind the Legend: Timon (Video short)
Timon (voice, uncredited)
 2004 The Lion King 1 1/2 (Video)
Timon (voice)
 2004 Timon & Pumbaa Virtual Safari (Video Game)
Timon
 2002 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Bobby Fine
 2002 Stuart Little 2
Snowbell (voice)
 2000 Titan A.E.
Preed (voice)
 2000 Isn't She Great
Irving Mansfield
 2000 Find Out Why (TV Series)
Timon
- Wind (2000) ... Timon
- Adaptation (2000) ... Timon
- Cold (2000) ... Timon
- Flight (2000) ... Timon
- Sneeze (2000) ... Timon
 1998 The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (Video)
Timon (voice)
 1997 One Saturday Morning (TV Series)
Timon (2000) (voice)
 1996 The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa Smart Yet Satisfying PSA Campaign (TV Series)
Timon
- Cafeteria (1996) ... Timon (voice)
- Arnold (1996) ... Timon (voice)
- You Are What You Eat (1996) ... Timon (voice)
 1995 Frasier (TV Series)
Phil
 1994 Animated StoryBook: The Lion King (Video Game)
Timon (voice)
 1994 The Lion King
Timon (voice)
 1992 The Last Mile (TV Short)
The Stage Manager
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Morty Price
- Buddies (1985) ... Morty Price
 1983 Great Performances (TV Series)
Mouse
- Alice in Wonderland (1983) ... Mouse
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Performed the voice of the audio-animatronic character Tom Morrow at the Innoventions attraction in Tomorrowland at Disneyland. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 6 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Nathan

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

The thing that everyone remembers about 'Bambi' is that moment. 'The Lion King,' took it to quite an extreme, because it was an action sequence, his father was killed in a wildebeest stampede - I related, because mine was too. It's an ugly story, I won't go into it now. And the guilt, the evil uncle laying some guilt on him. But the minimal version, and maybe the more upsetting and terrifying is ... See more »

Trivia:

Originally named Joseph Lane, he changed his name because he heard of another actor named Joseph Lane. He chose the name Nathan after the character of Nathan Detroit from the Broadway musical "Guys and Dolls". Coincidentally, he later played that role in the hugely successful 1992 revival of "Guys and Dolls" on Broadway. See more »

Trademark:

Squint and smirk See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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