Stephen Dunham

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Stephen Dunham
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Stephen Dunham Bowers[1]

(1964-09-14)September 14, 1964
DiedSeptember 14, 2012(2012-09-14) (aged 48)
Other namesStephen Bowers
Years active1990–2012
Alexondra Lee (m. 2005)

Stephen Dunham (September 14, 1964 – September 14, 2012) was an American actor, best known as Edward Pillows on the series DAG and known internationally for his roles as Mr. Henderson in The Mummy and Dr. Paul Chamberlain in Monster-in-Law.

Personal life[edit]

Stephen Dunham was born Stephen Dunham Bowers in Boston, Massachusetts on September 14, 1964. He grew up in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was married to actress Alexondra Lee.


Dunham had a role in The Mummy as Henderson. He played Peter on What I Like About You and Chad on True Jackson, VP. He was also known for his role as Charlie Thorpe in Hot Properties. He played Edward in DAG from 2000 to 2001. He also acted in dozens of other television shows and major films. He played Hunter Franklin on the short-lived sitcom Oh, Grow Up. More recently he appeared in Monster-in-Law (2005), The Bill Engvall Show (2007) and had an appearance in Get Smart (2008). In 2011, he appeared on Hot in Cleveland, playing an Amish bartender, and in 2012, he had a role in Paranormal Activity 4 alongside his real life wife Alexondra Lee as Doug Nelson.


He suffered a heart attack and died on September 14, 2012, his 48th birthday, in Burbank, California.[2][3][4][5] The end credits of Paranormal Activity 4 include a dedication to him.



Year Title Role Notes
1987 You Talkin' to Me? Uncredited
1995 Nonstop Pyramid Action Nick Short film
1999 The Mummy Mr Henderson
2000 Nothing Sacred Matt
2000 Traffic Lobbyist
2002 Catch Me If You Can Pilot #2
2003 Anger Management Maitre d'
2005 Monster-in-Law Dr. Paul Chamberlain
2008 Get Smart Secret Service Commander
2012 Savages Six Uncredited
2012 Paranormal Activity 4 Doug Nelson Posthumous release, (final film role)


Year Title Role Notes
1990 Grand Repairman 1 episode
1999 Oh, Grow Up Hunter Franklin 12 episodes
2000–01 DAG Agent Edward Pillows 17 episodes
2002 The Chronicle Louis Phillips 2 episodes
2003 Just Shoot Me! Andrew the Environmentalist 1 episode
2003 What I Like About You Peter 8 episodes
2005 Hot Properties Dr. Charlie Thorpe 13 episodes
2009 The Bill Engvall Show Danny 3 episodes
2008–10 True Jackson, VP Chad Brackett 2 episodes
2011 Hot in Cleveland Abner 1 episode


  1. ^ "Stephen Bowers obituary". Retrieved 2012-09-18.
  2. ^ "Actor Stephen Dunham dies at 48". Variety. Retrieved 2012-09-19.
  3. ^ Lee, Youyoung (September 18, 2012). "Stephen Dunham Dead: 'DAG' Actor Dies At 48". Retrieved 2012-09-19.
  4. ^ "Actor Stephen Dunham dies at 48". chicagotribune.comaccess. 2012-09-19.
  5. ^ "Actor Stephen Dunham Bowers dies at age 48". Archived from the original on 2012-09-19. Retrieved 2012-09-19.

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