16 October 1951
Daniel Gerroll (born 16 October 1951) is a British theatre, television and film actor.
Life and career [ edit ]
Gerroll was born in
London, the son of Kathleen Cordelia (née Norman), a fashion model, and Harry Gerroll, a clothing designer. Gerroll has appeared on television in both the [1 ] United Kingdom and the United States, although his greater contribution has been to the stage in both countries. In New York City, he has won the Theatre World Award for The Slab Boys and Knuckle, the Outer Critics Circle Award for Translations and the Village Voice's Obie Award for Sustained Excellence of Performance. His Broadway credits include , Plenty , and The Homecoming . High Society
Gerroll's television credits include
, Miami Vice , Cheers , Knots Landing , Seinfeld , Sex and the City and "The Starter Wife". Law & Order
On film Gerroll has appeared in
, Chariots of Fire , Happy New Year , Sir Henry at Rawlinson End , 84 Charing Cross Road and Drop Dead Fred . Big Business
A relationship with the
Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis began with his playing Henry Higgins in in 2004. It continued with his creating the role of Scrooge in the Guthrie's updating of the annual tradition and most recently playing Benedick in Pygmalion . Much Ado About Nothing
Upon the death of his mother on 23 April 2006, Gerroll discovered he was the son of German building tycoon
Heinrich Mendelssohn. He is married to actress Patricia Kalember since 1986 and has three children, Becca (born 1985), Ben (born 1989) and Toby (born 1996).
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