Arye Gross, 2005
March 17, 1960 |
Los Angeles, California,
Arye Gross (born March 17, 1960) is an American actor.
Life and career
Gross's best known TV role was on the ABC series Ellen as Adam Green, for the program's first three seasons. Gross also starred in the short-lived series Citizen Baines with James Cromwell. Arye has made numerous guest appearances on a wide variety of TV shows ranging from Diff'rent Strokes to Knight Rider, Six Feet Under, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Criminal Intent.
Gross also played the adult voice of the character Kevin Arnold on the pilot episode of The Wonder Years when it first aired after Super Bowl XXII. However, the narration was re-recorded using Daniel Stern's voice for the pilot when it subsequently re-aired, and Stern remained the narrator through the entire run of the series.
In 1999, Gross acted in and directed The Prince and the Surfer; this was his film directorial debut. Gross was also a stage actor, performing in Los Angeles stage productions, including Georges Feydeau's Sleep, I Want You to Sleep at the Stages Theatre Company. In 2000, Gross became Managing Artistic Director of Stages.
- Guest appearances
- Knight Rider as Elliott Sykes in "Knight & Knerd" (1985)
- Friends playing Michael in "The One Where Ross Finds Out" (1995)
- The Practice playing Rabbi Daniel Warner in episode 1x03 "Trial And Error" (1997)
- Diagnosis Murder playing Carter Sweeney (1998)
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation playing Paul Winston in episode 4x05 "Feeling the Heat" (2003)
- Law & Order: Criminal Intent playing Hubert Skoller in episode 4x20 "No Exit" (2005)
- Grey's Anatomy playing Adam Morris in episode 3x05 "Oh, the Guilt" (2006)
- The Riches playing Pete Mintzy in episode 1x11 "It's a Wonderful Lie" (2007)
- Burn Notice playing an assassin in episode 1x09 Hard Bargain. (2007)
- Law & Order: SVU playing Saul Picard in episode 9x07 "Blinded" (2007)
- Castle playing Dr. Sidney Perlmutter (recurring role) (2009-2012)
- Dollhouse playing Professor Gossen in episode 2x03 "Belle Chose" (2009)
- Leverage playing Larry Duberman (2010)
- The Mentalist playing Dr. Saban in the episode Pink Chanel Suit (2010)
- Lie to Me playing Dr. Hamill in the episode 3x07 "Veronica" (2010)
- Fringe playing Malcolm Truss. 04.05 "Novation" (2011)
- "Arye Gross Biography (1960-)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved 2012-05-01.
- Deming, Mark The Prince and the Surfer review. AllRovi.com. (All Movie Guide).
- "Ellen"'s Arye Gross Is Managing Artistic Director of L.A.'s Stages Theatre". Playbill. 12 December 2000.