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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
(1994)
The Birdcage
The Birdcage Albert Goldman
(1996)
The Producers
The Producers Max Bialystock
(2005)
Mousehunt
Mousehunt Ernie Smuntz
(1997)

Filmography

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 2017 Sidney Hall (post-production)
Harold
 2016 No Pay, Nudity
Herschel
 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)
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 (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)
Timon
- 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)
Timon
- 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)
Timon
- Cafeteria (1996) ... Timon (voice)
- Arnold (1996) ... Timon (voice)
- You Are What You Eat (1996) ... Timon (voice)
 1995 Frasier (TV Series)
Phil
 1995 The Lion King Activity Center (Video Game)
Timon
 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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Other Works:

Starring in "The Nance" at New York City's Lincoln Center Theater at The Lyceum on Broadway in a limited engagement, which also features Cady Huffman who had also appeared with him in the blockbuster "The Producers" musical. See more »

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

Alternate Names:

Nathan

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I seem to always inspire a strong reaction one way or the other. See more »

Trivia:

Born Joseph Lane, he had to change his first name in order to join Actors Equity because there was already 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 »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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