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David Hyde Pierce

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
Frasier (1993-2004) | A Bug's Life (1998) | The Fisher King (1991)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 5 Golden Globes. Another 28 wins & 41 nominations More »
AKA 
David Hyde-Pierce | David Pierce
BORN 
Apr 3, 1959 (age 57)
HEIGHT 
5' 9½" (1.77m)

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Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for When We RiseWhen We Rise (TV Mini-series) Dr. Jones (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (33 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of CampWet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (TV Mini-series) Assoc. Prof. Henry Neumann (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
    • Day Is Done (Jul 31, 2015) Assoc. Prof. Henry Neumann  Less
    • Auditions (Jul 31, 2015) Assoc. Prof. Henry Neumann  Less
  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Frank Prady (8 episodes, 2014–2015)  Less 2014–2015 8
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  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Felix / Cecil Terwilliger (3 episodes, 1997–2014), Performer ("Top of the World") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997–2014 3
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Commander Chiphead (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Beautiful Girls") (1 episode, 2010), Himself - Host (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for The 61st Annual Tony AwardsThe 61st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Performer & Winner: Best Leading Actor in a Musical, Performer ("Show People")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Amazing Screw-On HeadThe Amazing Screw-On Head (TV Short) Emperor Zombie (voice)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 59th Annual Tony AwardsThe 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer & Presenter: Best Revival of a Play, Performer ("Find Your Grail")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Dr. Niles Crane (263 episodes, 1993–2004), Performer ("O Tannenbaum", "O Holy Night") (1 episode, 1997), Performer ("I Am The Very Model Of A Modern Major-General", "On A Tree By A River" (Willow, Tit Willow)) (1 episode, 2003), Performer ("La traviata, Act I: Libiamo, ne'lieti calici, Brindisi") (1 episode, 1995), Performer ("Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)") (1 episode, 1995), Performer ("We are Valient Men of Honor", "Claustrophobia, Nymphomania", "On Our Show") (1 episode, 2000), Performer ("Heart and Soul") (1 episode, 1998), Performer ("Lady of Mine") (1 episode, 1995), Performer ("Auld Lang Syne") (1 episode, 2000), Performer ("Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive", "Goldfinger") (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1993–2004 263
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  • Primary photo for Gary the RatGary the Rat (TV Series) Addison (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for TitusTitus (TV Series) Jerry October (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Jackie's Back!Jackie's Back! (TV Movie) Perry (The Deaf Rehearsal Pianist)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules (TV Series) Daedalus (5 episodes, 1998–1999)  Less 1998–1999 5
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  • Primary photo for Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every ChildHappily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series) Puss (1 episode, 1997), Performer ("I Wouldn't Lie to You") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Puss in Boots (Apr 27, 1997) Puss (voice), Performer ("I Wouldn't Lie to You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Caroline in the CityCaroline in the City (TV Series) Jimmy Callahan / Dr. Niles Crane (2 episodes, 1995–1996)  Less 1995–1996 2
  • Primary photo for Mighty DucksMighty Ducks (TV Series) Baron von Lichtenstamp (3 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 3
    • A Traitor Among Us (Sep 13, 1996) Baron von Lichtenstamp (voice) (as David Hyde-Pierce)  Less
    • The First Face-Off: Part 2 (Sep 8, 1996) Baron von Lichtenstamp (voice) (as David Hyde-Pierce)  Less
    • The First Face-Off: Part 1 (Sep 7, 1996) Baron von Lichtenstamp (voice) (as David Hyde-Pierce)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Dr. Jack Henson (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of HypermanThe Adventures of Hyperman (TV Series) Buttons The Chimp (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Powers That BeThe Powers That Be (TV Series) Theodore Van Horne (21 episodes, 1992–1993)  Less 1992–1993 21
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  • Primary photo for Dream OnDream On (TV Series) Jerry Dorfer (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for KnightwatchKnightwatch (TV Series) Gibson (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Crime StoryCrime Story (TV Series) NSA Agent Carruthers (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Mig 21 (Dec 15, 1987) NSA Agent Carruthers (as David Pierce)  Less
  • Primary photo for Spenser: For HireSpenser: For Hire (TV Series) O'Neill (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
Self (100 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (13 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Great TV MistakesGreat TV Mistakes (TV Movie) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The 60th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for La mandrágoraLa mandrágora (TV Series) Lieutenant Frank Cioffi (2 episodes, 2005–2007)  Less 2005–2007
  • Primary photo for A Conversation with Art Director Roy ChristopherA Conversation with Art Director Roy Christopher (Video) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Mystery of Maris: The Break-Up BeginsThe Mystery of Maris: The Break-Up Begins (Video) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Frasier: Analyzing the LaughterFrasier: Analyzing the Laughter (TV Movie) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Marching on to Season TwoMarching on to Season Two (Video) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Roz's Dating TipsRoz's Dating Tips (Video) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Niles & Daphne AttractionThe Niles & Daphne Attraction (Video) Dr. Niles Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Heroes of Comedy: Women on TopHeroes of Comedy: Women on Top (TV Mini-series) Self  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for On the EdgeOn the Edge (TV Movie) Barney (segment "Happy Birthday") (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The GreatestThe Greatest (TV Series) Dr. Niles Crane (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris FarleySaturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1998
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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