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Spalding Gray (1941–2004)


Spalding Gray was born on June 5, 1941 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA as Spalding Rockwell Gray. He was an actor and writer, known for The Killing Fields (1984), Kate & Leopold (2001) and Beaches (1988). He was married to Kathleen Russo and Renée Shafransky. He died on January 10, 2004 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Killing Fields
The Killing Fields U.S. Consul
(1984)
Kate & Leopold
Kate & Leopold Dr. Geisler
(2001)
Beaches
Beaches Dr. Richard Milstein
(1988)
Diabolique
Diabolique Simon Veatch
(1996)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Writer | Self | Archive footage
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 2003 The Paper Mache Chase (Short)
Dr. Calhoun
 2001 How High
Prof. Jackson
 2001 Revolution #9
Scooter McCrae
 2001 Julie Johnson
Mr. Tom Miranda
 1999 The Mike O'Malley Show (TV Series)
Professor Beaumont
- Out of Their League (1999) ... Professor Beaumont
 1999 Coming Soon
Mr. Jennings
 1997 Bliss
Alfred
 1996 Jimmy Zip (Short)
 1995 Glory Daze
Jack's Dad
 1995 Drunks
Louis
 1995 Beyond Rangoon
Jeremy Watt
 1995 Bad Company
Walter Curl
 1993 Zelda (TV Movie)
Sayre
 1993 King of the Hill
Mr. Mungo
 1993 The Pickle
Doctor
 1993 Twenty Bucks
Priest
 1992 Straight Talk
Dr. Erdman
 1991 To Save a Child (TV Movie)
Hobart
 1990 The Image (TV Movie)
Frank Goodrich
 1989 Great Performances (TV Series)
Stage Manager
- Our Town (1989) ... Stage Manager
 1988 Clara's Heart
Peter Epstein
 1988 Stars and Bars
Reverend T.J. Cardew
 1987 What You Mean We? (TV Movie)
Talk Show Host (voice)
 1987 Trying Times (TV Series)
Gary
- Bedtime Story (1987) ... Gary
 1987 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Edward Niles
- I Confess (1987) ... Edward Niles
 1986 True Stories
Earl Culver
 1986 Alive from Off Center (TV Series)
Talk Show Host
- What You Mean We? (1986) ... Talk Show Host (voice)
 1985 Seven Minutes in Heaven
Dr. Rodney
 1985 Almost You
Travel agent
 1985 Hard Choices
Terry Norfolk
 1984 The Killing Fields
U.S. Consul
 1983 Variety (voice)
 1981 Anybody's Woman (Short)
 1978 Maraschino Cherry
Penny's Client with Beard (uncredited)
 1977 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Narrator of 'Brides'
- Shelley Duvall/Joan Armatrading (1977) ... Narrator of 'Brides' (voice, uncredited)
 1976 The Farmer's Daughters
George (as Spaulding Gray, Spalding Gray)
 1970 Love-In '72
Radical at Party
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Self (20 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Monologue at Lincoln Center, "Morning, Noon and Night" See more »

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13 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Victor Alexander | Spaulding Gray
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Roland Joffé] He has the demeanour of Christ, the eyes of Rasputin and the body of Zorro.

Trivia:

Best known for his monologue films Swimming to Cambodia (1987), Monster in a Box (1992), and Gray's Anatomy (1996), in which the sole action in the film is Gray sitting at a microphone telling his stories. See more »

Trademark:

New England accent

Nickname:

Spud or Spuddy

Star Sign:

Gemini

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