Top 5000
Down 250 this week

David Ogden Stiers

David Ogden Stiers was born in Peoria, Illinois, moved with his family to Eugene, Oregon during high school and began his acting career in Northern California, acting in the Actor's Workshop and California Shakespeare Festival. He later moved to New York, where he studied drama at Julliard, and joined the Houseman Acting Company at its outset. He ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent David Ogden Stiers? Add or change photos

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 people
created 16 Oct 2011
list image
a list of 30 people
created 14 Jan 2012
a list of 37 people
created 06 Aug 2012
a list of 31 people
created 05 Sep 2012
a list of 28 people
created 12 Aug 2013

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of David Ogden Stiers.

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Sorry, looks like we are having some difficulty rendering this content. Please try again in a few minutes.

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

He also performed with the Oregon Repertory Theatre in Eugene as a guest performer in the early 70's. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

David Ogden-Stiers | David Ogden Steers | David Stiers | David Ogden Stires


6' 4" (1.93 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on creating the voice of Cogsworth in Beauty and the Beast (1991)] I, at first, imagined a grandfather clock with a deep booming voice. Because he was smaller his vocal chords were also smaller and so the vocal quality became tighter. Then I tried to add a little bit of an uptight, pompous aspect and so that was the voice. See more »


His last name is pronounced "styers". See more »


The role of Major Charles Winchester on "M*A*S*H" (1972). See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
He's just a really nice guy... IggyMcSnurd
Mr. Stiers' Relationship with Walt Disney... althius
His character on 'M*A*S*H*' Mmm_Vampires
What happened to his voice? NoBoneMovies
I don't know if this has been discussed before... canthelpbutlovedeancain
White Christmas marib
Discuss David Ogden Stiers on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page