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|Born||David Joseph Margulies
February 19, 1937
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
David Joseph Margulies (born February 19, 1937) is an American actor.
Life and career
Margulies was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Runya (née Zeltzer), a nurse and museum worker, and Harry David Margulies, a lawyer. Margulies graduated from City College of New York. Immediately afterward, he made his stage debut in the off-Broadway play Golden 6 (1958). His first Broadway appearance was in the 1973 revival of The Iceman Cometh.
Margulies' film credits include I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can, The Front, All That Jazz, Dressed to Kill, 9½ Weeks, Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters II, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Ishtar, Running on Empty, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, A Stranger Among Us and Fading Gigolo. Among Margulie's television credits are Kojak, Tales from the Darkside, Spenser: For Hire, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, Chicago Hope, NYPD Blue, Northern Exposure, Touched by an Angel, four episodes of Law & Order, and eight episodes of The Sopranos as mob boss Tony Soprano's lawyer Neil Mink.
Additional Broadway credits
- Wonderful Town (2003 revival)
- 45 Seconds from Broadway (2001)
- A Thousand Clowns (1996 revival)
- Angels in America: Perestroika (1993)
- Angels in America: Millennium Approaches (1993)
- Conversations with My Father (1992)
- Brighton Beach Memoirs (1983)
- The West Side Waltz (1981)
- Night Flowers (1979)
- Comedians (1976)