Gary Coleman

Gary Coleman

Age
49
Birthday
Feb. 8th, 1968
Born in
Zion, Illinois, USA
Height
4' 8"

Gary Coleman's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Diff'rent Strokes TV Show
Diff'rent Strokes
The Ben Stiller Show TV Show
The Ben Stiller Show
Waynehead TV Show
Waynehead
The Gary Coleman Show TV Show
The Gary Coleman Show
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:




TRIVIA:
  • Had his first kidney transplant in 1973. His second in 1984.
  • Discovered by a talent scout for 'Norman Lear' (qv), who signed him for a part in a TV revival of "The Little Rascals," which never got produced.
  • May 2000: Announced that he is going to run for the US Senate seat from California against incumbent 'Dianne Feinstein' (qv) on the HECK (Homelessness, Education, Crime, and Killers) platform.
  • Briefly owned a video game arcade in Fisherman's Village near Santa Monica, California.
  • 2007: Being portrayed as a character in the new Broadway musical "Avenue Q". The role is being played by on Broadway actress/singer 'Haneefah Wood' (qv) and in London's West End by actor/singer Giles Terera.
  • He sued his parents over misappropriation of his trust fund. At the peak of his career, he made $70K per episode, a total of around $18 million in earnings! Coleman's parents set up a trust fund for his money, yet structured the arrangement to name themselves as paid employees of Coleman's production company. When the court finally dissolved the trust, the parents' share was worth $770,000, while Coleman himself had only $220,000. Coleman then successfully sued his parents and managers for $3.8 million.
  • Ranked #1 in VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Kid Stars"
  • 2005: Ranked #10 in E's cutest child stars all grown-up.


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