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Birthday: September 23, 1959
Place: Newark, New Jersey, USA
Height: 5' 5"
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| Most everyone who went to high school in Livingston, NJ, with Newark-born Jason Alexander knew that the lad was destined to become a major actor. Though inclined to stoutness — and baldness — from age 16 onward, Alexander had such a commanding stage presence that he was invariably cast as the star in school plays, in roles ranging from romantic leads to elderly character parts. While attending Boston University, the 20-year-old Alexander was cast in the lead of the Stephen Sondheim Broadway musical Merrily We Roll Along, which might have made him an overnight star had it not closed almost as soon as it opened. Alexander's first film role was in 1981's The Burning; that same year he made his TV-movie bow in Senior Trip. By 1989, Alexander had two major industry awards to his credit: the Tony and Grammy, both for his participation in Jerome Robbins' Broadway. In 1990, he was cast as clueless loser George Costanza in the popular sitcom Seinfeld (the character was allegedly based on series co-creator Larry David). And in 1994, his voice could be heard each week on the USA cable network as the web-footed, sex-obsessed private eye hero of the animated cartoon series Duckman. Though still best-known for his portrayal of George Costanza, Alexander's feature film career picked up speed during the '90s as both a character actor in major comedies such as Dunston Checks In and a voice-over artist on such animated Disney features as Aladdin and The Hunchback of Notre Dame. In 1997, he played a more dramatic role as an AIDS-afflicted drag queen who finds romance in Love! Valour! Compassion! (1997). After a disappointing blink-and-you-miss-it comeback to the small screen as a self-help guru in Bob Patterson, Alexander leapt back to the big screen opposite Jack Black in the Farrelly brothers' Shallow Hal.
- Was a 1977 graduate of Livingston High School, Livingston, New Jersey.
- Played flute and also percussion in the Livingston Lancer's Marching Band.
- High school acting credits include the shows "Guys and Dolls", "The Odd Couple" and "Oliver".
- Tony Award winner for "Best Performance as a leading actor in a musical" - 'Jerome Robbin' 's "Broadway".
- Has two sons, Gabriel and Noah.
- Parents Ruth and Alex Greenspan; half-sister Karen Van Horn, half-brother Michael Greenspan.
- Attended Boston University and left a year early because he was able to find acting work in New York City during the summer before his senior year. Later given an honorary degree.
- Two children (Gabriel, born August 1991, and Noah, born February 1996)
- Has an extensive knowledge of the classic original "Star Trek" (1966) episodes and had perfectly passed a series of Star Trek skill testing questions on the "Howard Stern" (1994).
- Set to teach acting on the faculty of the University of Southern California as the first-ever "George Burns Distinguished Visiting Professor in Performance" in the Fall, 2002.
- Started losing his hair at the age of 16.
- For his birthday one year, his friends took him to a diner and sat him down. They told him to close his eyes and open them when they told him. When he opened them, William Shatner, aka Captain James T. Kirk, was in front of him. Captain Kirk was Jason's childhood hero.
- While filming "Seinfeld" (1990), was always fitted with a suit one size too small, to make his character look "uncool"
- Says he took on the role of Duckman because Duckman was "the anti George Costanza".
- Won Broadway's 1989 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for "Jerome Robbins' Broadway."
- Beeing a great fan of "Star Trek", he was finally given the opportunity to play a "Trek" role himself in 1999: he played the character "Kurros" in the "Star Trek: Voyager" episode "Think Tank".
- Celebrity Judge for UCLA Spring Sing 2005
- Not only took the last name "Alexander" because of his father's first name, but it also helped him in auditions since the call backs were done in alphabetical order and thus he knew immediately if he was still in the running, or not, for parts.
- The only of the four main actors (Michael Richards, Jerry Seinfeld and Julia Louis-Dreyfus) from "Seinfeld" (1990) not to win an Emmy for their work on the show
- Got his start off-Broadway appearing in "Forbidden Broadway".
- Debuted as a "professional magician" at the Magic Castle in Los Angeles, April 30th 2006. His magic act is based on studying and predicting behavioral patterns with his subjects.
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