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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), The Producers (2005) and The Birdcage (1996). He has been married to Devlin Elliott since November 17, 2015. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 9 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Lion King
The Birdcage
The Birdcage Albert Goldman
The Producers
The Producers Max Bialystock
Mousehunt Ernie Smuntz


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 2017 Sidney Hall (post-production)
 2016 No Pay, Nudity
 2016 Carrie Pilby
Dr. Petrov
 2016 Difficult People (TV Series)
Nathan Lane
- Kessler Epstein Foundation (2016) ... Nathan Lane
 2016 Maya & Marty (TV Series)
Connor Grayfield
- Steve Martin & Tina Fey (2016) ... Connor Grayfield
 2015-2016 Bubble Guppies (TV Series)
Timon / Roboy
- Bubble Baby! (2016) ... Timon (voice)
- Bubble Kitty! (2015) ... Roboy (singing voice)
 2015 The Jim Gaffigan Show (TV Series)
Nathan Lane
- Wonderful (2015) ... Nathan Lane
 2014 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series)
Chauncey Miles
- The Nance (2014) ... Chauncey Miles
 2014 The Money (TV Movie)
Gordon McCarren
 2013 The English Teacher
Carl Kapinas
 2012 Local Talent (TV Series)
Jasper Fallon (2012)
 2010/I I'm Still Here
Nathan Lane (uncredited)
 2009 Astro Boy
Hamegg (voice)
 2007 30 Rock (TV Series)
Eddie Donaghy
 2004 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series)
- 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 (voice)
 2004 Who Wants to Be King of the Jungle (Video Game)
Timon (voice)
 2002 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Bobby Fine
 2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember
Mysterious Disco Man
 2002 Stuart Little 2
Snowbell (voice)
 2001 House of Mouse (TV Series)
- Donald's Pumbaa Prank (2001) ... Timon (voice)
- Timon & Pumbaa (2001) ... Timon (voice)
 2000 Titan A.E.
Preed (voice)
 2000 Isn't She Great
Irving Mansfield
 2000 Find Out Why (TV Series)
- Wind (2000) ... Timon
- Adaptation (2000) ... Timon
- Cold (2000) ... Timon
- Flight (2000) ... Timon
- Sneeze (2000) ... Timon
 1999 Stuart Little
Snowbell (voice)
 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)
- Cafeteria (1996) ... Timon (voice)
- Arnold (1996) ... Timon (voice)
- You Are What You Eat (1996) ... Timon (voice)
 1995 Frasier (TV Series)
 1995 The Lion King Activity Center (Video Game)
 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)
- Alice in Wonderland (1983) ... Mouse
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He acted in Mel Brooks' musical, "The Producers," at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Lee Evans, Nicolas Colicos, James Dreyfus, Conleth Hill, Leigh Zimmerman and Cory English in the cast. Susan Stroman was director See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Personal Quote:

Sure I think it is healthy to speak the truth, and be who you are, and be proud of that. See more »


After replacing Richard Dreyfuss in the London production of "The Producers", a back injury forced him to leave the show 2 weeks before the end of his contract. See more »

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