Gary Dourdan

Gary Dourdan

206 Fans
Dec. 11th, 1966
Born in
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
6' 2

Gary Dourdan's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation TV Show
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
The Office (1995) TV Show
The Office (1995)

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


Dourdan was born Gary Robert Durdin in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Sandy, a teacher and fashion designer, and Robert Durdin, an entrepreneur and agent for jazz musicians. Dourdan is the second youngest of five children. When he was 6 years old, his older brother Darryl was murdered while on vacation in Haiti; the case remains unsolved. He moved with his family to Willingboro, New Jersey when he was in his youth. At this time his interests included acting, music, and martial arts. Later Dourdan moved to New York City and worked as a doorman at a rehearsal studio, where he met some of Manhattan's promising young artists.

  • His uncle plays saxophone for 'Sister Sledge' (qv) and gave Gary a saxophone when he was around 13.
  • Has a daughter, Nyla and a son, Lyric.
  • Is an accomplished musician. Plays the guitar, piano, bass, drum and sax.
  • Is of French, Irish, Scottish, African, Indian and Jewish descent.
  • Six years before the premiere of _"CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (2000)_ (qv), he and 'Marg Helgenberger' (qv) starred together in the pilot of an unsuccessful TV series called "Keys.".
  • Arrested at 5:21am on April 29, 2008 in Palm Springs, California for possession of heroin, cocaine, ecstasy and prescription drugs. Was given a diversion by the judge on May 28.
  • In July 2005, he performed as part of DMC's Guests at the LIVE 8 concert in Barrie, Ontario Canada
  • Was a model in the 1980's and 1990's for Boss Models in New York City.

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