Jason Alexander

Film Director / Film Producer | * 09/23/1959 (61) | Newark - New Jersey - USA
Jay Scott Greenspan (born September 23, 1959), known by his stage name Jason Alexander, is an American actor, comedian, singer, and director. Alexander is best known for his role as George Costanza in the television series Seinfeld (1989–1998), for which he was nominated for seven consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. Other well-known roles include Phillip Stuckey in the film Pretty Woman (1990), comic relief gargoyle Hugo in the Disney animated feature The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996), and the title character in the animated series Duckman (1994–1997). He has also made guest appearances on shows such as Dream On (1994), Curb Your Enthusiasm (2001, 2009) and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2019). For his role in Dream O..."> ()
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Jay Scott Greenspan, better known by his professional name of Jason Alexander, is an American actor, writer, comedian, television director and producer, and singer. He is best known for his role as George Costanza on the television series Seinfeld, appearing in the sitcom from 1989 to 1998. He also has had an active career on the stage, appearing in several Broadway musicals including Jerome Robbins' Broadway in 1989, for which he won the Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical. He appeared in the Los Angeles production of The Producers with Martin Short. He is the Artistic Director of "Reprise! Broadway's Best in Los Angeles," where he has directed several musicals. Alexander is also an avid poker player.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Animation

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Awards & Nominations for Jason Alexander

Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical

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Movies with Jason Alexander as Actor(74)

as Mr. Mouse2020 Richard Lovely
as Dr. Sternbach2020 My Boyfriend's Meds
as Nicky Steele2020 Faith Based
as Barry Dragonetti2018 The Portuguese Kid
as Mr. Bibb / The Nome King (voice)2016 Tom and Jerry: Back to Oz
as himself2016 For the Love of Spock
as Pinky2015 Wild Card
as himself2015 Misery Loves Comedy
as Noah Brooks (voice)2015 The Gettysburg Address
as Doc Holiday (voice)2014 How Murray Saved Christmas
as Vinnie Di Ruzzio2014 Lucky Stiff
as himself2012 Say It Ain't Solo
as Sid Rosenthal2012 Stars In Shorts
as Mailman Stan2010 Rock Slyde
as Sid Rosenthal2010 Not Your Time
as Penguin on Belly (voice)2007 Farce of the Penguins
as Dr. Yakov Achmed2007 The Grand
as British Record Mogul2006 Hood of Horror
as himself2005 The Aristocrats
as Jacob Marley / Marley's Ghost2004 A Christmas Carol
as Gargoyle Hugo (voice)2002 The Hunchback of Notre Dame II
as A.C. Gilbert2002 The Man Who Saved Christmas
as Mauricio Wilson2001 Shallow Hal
as himself2001 Being 'Shallow Hal'
as Uncle Horst / Henri1999 Madeline: Lost in Paris
as Frank Bonner1999 Love and Action in Chicago
as Elf (Voice)1999 Jingle Bells
as Himself (Roastmaster)1999 The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller
as Weevil Kneevil (voice)1998 It's Tough to Be a Bug
as Art Witz1998 Denial
as Buzz Hauser1997 Love! Valour! Compassion!
as Lionel1997 Cinderella
as Gargoyle Hugo (voice)1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame
as Robert Grant1996 Dunston Checks In
as Michael Makeshift1995 For Better or Worse
as Albert J. Peterson1995 Bye Bye Birdie
as North's Dad1994 North
as Mr. Stone1994 Blankman
as Marion Sandusky1994 The Paper
as Abis Mal - the Chief of the Thieves (voice)1994 The Return of Jafar
as Larry Farber1993 Coneheads
as Bernie Fishbine1992 I Don't Buy Kisses Anymore
as Philip Stuckey1990 Pretty Woman
as Neil1990 White Palace
as Geary1990 Jacob's Ladder
as Hardware Clerk1986 The Mosquito Coast
as Lt. Ernest Foy1986 Rockabye
as Pool Player #11986 Brighton Beach Memoirs
as Dave1981 The Burning
as Pete1981 Senior Trip

TV Shows/Series with Jason Alexander as Actor(60)

as Sy Borgman (voice)2019 Harley Quinn
as Ken Swallow2017 Hit the Road
as Goji (voice)2017 Kody Kapow
as Olix2017 The Orville
as Mr. Lundy2017 Young Sheldon
as Himself - Panelist2016 Match Game
as Cliff Bemis2015 The Grinder
as William Tweed2013 Drunk History
as himself2013 Hollywood Game Night
as himself2011 Talking Dead
as Mr. Nibbles2010 Fish Hooks
as Dr. Chetwyn2009 Meteor
as Mountain Man2009 Community
as Prof. Rothchild2005 Criminal Minds
as (archive footage)2005 Criminal Minds
as Krampus (voice)2005 Robot Chicken
as Tony Kleinman2004 Listen Up!
as Dr. Goodman2003 Two and a Half Men
as Marty Eels2002 Monk
as Bob Patterson2001 Bob Patterson
as himself2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm
as Catbert (voice)1999 Dilbert
as Poseidon1998 Hercules
as Kurros1995 Star Trek: Voyager
as Earl1994 Friends
as Eric Duckman1994 Duckman
as George Costanza1989 Seinfeld
1984 E/R
1982 Newhart
as Himself - Host1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with Jason Alexander as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer2003 Agent Cody Banks
Directing/Director1999 Just Looking
Directing/Director1995 For Better or Worse

TV Shows/Series with Jason Alexander as Crew(5)

Directing/Director2010 Mike & Molly
Directing/Director2006 Campus Ladies
Directing/Director2005 Criminal Minds
Directing/Director2005 Everybody Hates Chris
Directing/Director1989 Seinfeld

Born: Wednesday, 09/23 1959 (September) in Newark (current age: 61 years + 28 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Boston University, Boston University College of Fine Arts
Other names for Jason Alexander (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Jason Scott Greenspan"
"Jay Scott Greenspan"
Jason Alexander frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
Michael McKean (18x, Actor)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (18x, Actress)
Seth MacFarlane (16x, Actor)
Martin Short (15x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (15x, Actress)
Alec Baldwin (13x, Actor)
Jon Favreau (13x, Actor)
Chris Rock (13x, Actor)
Jay Leno (13x, Actor)
Jonathan Penner (6x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:727, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/11/2020