Jun. 8th, 1971
New York City, New York, USA
Mark Feuerstein's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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Mark Feuerstein got his break-through on television as a recurring character on the daytime soap opera "Loving" (1983). Most of the people in his family are lawyers. He was a high school state championship wrestler. He enjoys mountain-biking, wrestling, dancing (hip-hop to salsa) and jogging.
He got the nickname "Chaplin" on the set of Giving It Up (1999) because of his uncanny knack of physical comedy. He even had a physical slapstick back-and-forth with Mel Gibson (I) a year later on the set of What Women Want (2000).
- When director 'Nancy Meyers' (qv) was casting _What Women Want (2000)_ (qv) her daughter recognized Feuerstein from _Practical Magic (1998)_ (qv) and other endeavors. She insisted that her mother cast him.
- Claims his greatest indulgence is bacon cheeseburgers and gin and tonics.
- Won a full scholarship to the London School of Dramatic Arts and studied with the top clown teacher at Ecole Phillipe Gaulier in France.
- Was dubbed by wags as "Murderer of a thousand sit-coms" and "sit-com kryptonite" due to his lack of success as a lead in _"Conrad Bloom" (1998)_ (qv), _The Heart Department (2001) (TV)_ (qv), and _"Good Morning, Miami" (2002)_ (qv).
- Was on a panel of judges for a film festival sponsored by Princeton in Hollywood.
- The underrated cult-hit _"Fired Up" (1997)_ (qv) was canceled after a little over a season and a half. The disappointing _"Conrad Bloom" (1998)_ (qv) lasted a little less than a whole season. _"Good Morning, Miami" (2002)_ (qv) marked his first successful TV lead.
- Father of Lila Jane and Frisco Jones.
- Is often photographed either shirtless or wearing a bow-tie.