Roger Bart

Roger Bart

Age
51
Birthday
Sep. 29th, 1962
Born in
Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
Height
5' 10

Roger Bart's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
The Lost Room TV Show
The Lost Room
Bram & Alice TV Show
Bram & Alice
 

Main Movie Roles

2009 - Law Abiding Citizen
2008 - Spy School
2008 - Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
2008 - The Midnight Meat Train
2007 - American Gangster
2006 - I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With
2005 - The Producers
2004 - The Stepford Wives
1999 - The Insider
1997 - Hercules

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
George Williams
16
Richard Peel
10
Mason Treadwell
8
Barry Harris
6
Matt's Agent
4
Bob Starling
2
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:

Bart was born in Norwalk, Connecticut, the son of a teacher and a chemical engineer, and grew up in Bernardsville, New Jersey. His uncle is journalist Peter Bart.

He made his Broadway debut in Big River as Tom Sawyer in 1987. Additional theatre credits include Jonathan in the Alan Menken/Tim Rice musical King David, Harlequin in Triumph of Love, Snoopy in the Broadway revival of You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown (for which he won the Drama Desk Award and a Tony), Carmen Ghia and later Leo Bloom in The Producers (earning Drama Desk and Tony nominations), and The Frogs at Lincoln Center, which reunited him with fellow Producers star Nathan Lane and Susan Stroman.

In 1996 and 1997, Bart appeared as Bud Frump in the U.S. national tour of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. On television, Bart played George Carlin's son on The George Carlin Show (1994), and on Bram and Alice (2002) he portrayed Bram's assistant Paul Newman. He became widely known to viewers with his portrayal of George Williams, the murderous pharmacist in love with Bree Van de Kamp (Marcia Cross), on Desperate Housewives, which earned him a SAG Award.

Bart provided the singing voice for Hercules in Disney's Hercules, as well as the singing voice of Scamp in Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure. He was featured in the 2004 remake of The Stepford Wives with Nicole Kidman, Matthew Broderick, Bette Midler, Christopher Walken and Glenn Close, and in The Producers (2005), in which he reprised his role of "common-law assistant" Carmen Ghia.

In December 2006, Bart played Howard "The Weasel" Montague in the Sci Fi Channel miniseries The Lost Room. In June 2007, he starred as Stuart in Hostel: Part II, the sequel to 2006's Hostel. In 2007 He had supporting roles in American Gangster, and Spy School. In 2008, he appeared in Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, the sequel to 2004's Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, and Midnight Meat Train.

Bart also originated the lead role of Dr. Frederick Frankenstein in the musical adaptation of Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein, which opened on Broadway in November 2007, following a run in Seattle. He recently reprised the role alongside former Broadway co-stars Shuler Hensley and Cory English in the United States national tour which launched in September 2009 He ended his run on August 8, 2010 and was succeeded by Christopher Ryan. Bart originally portrayed the role of Igor in the original workshop read through.
Brad Oscar and Bart reprised their roles as Max Bialystock and Leo Bloom, respectively, in a production of The Producers at Starlight Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri. The show ran from August 23–29, 2010.


TRIVIA:
  • Won Broadway's 1999 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for a revival of "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown." He was again nominated in the same category in 2001 for "The Producers, the new Mel Brooks musical."
  • Nephew of 'Peter Bart' (qv)
  • He earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree at Rutgers University (Mason Gross School of Arts) in 1985.
  • Graduated from Rutgers University (1985)
  • Has two daughters: Alexandra and Eller (b. 2001).


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