Jul. 11th, 1966
Los Angeles, California, USA
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Greg Grunberg's Main TV Roles
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Grunberg was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Sandy (née Klein) and Gerry Grunberg, and had a Jewish upbringing. He is best known for starring as Matt Parkman on the NBC television series Heroes. Other notable roles include the characters Sean Blumberg on Felicity (1998–2002) and Eric Weiss on Alias (2001–2006), both created and produced by childhood friend J. J. Abrams.
- Founder of Band From TV Global Charity Trust. Drummer of Band From TV, comprised of other TV stars including: ABC's Bob Guiney, actor Hugh Laurie, actor James Denton, and actress Bonnie Sommerville.
- Brother of 'Brad Grunberg' (qv).
- Created and ran a successful frozen yogurt delivery service.
- One of his children has Epilepsy.
- Auditioned for the role of Fred Flintstone in _The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)_ (qv).
- Has three sons with his wife: Jake (b. 1996), Ben (b. 1999), and Sam (b. 2003).
- Was originally set play Detective Wallace MacTee in _Hero Wanted (2008)_ (qv) alongside 'Ray Liotta' (qv) and 'Cuba Gooding Jr.' (qv) but was forced to drop out at the last minute due to scheduling conflicts with his role on _Heroes (2006/II)_.
- Came up with the concept for a location-aware coupon application for the iPhone called "Yowza!!" along with business partners August Trometer and 'Rick Yaeger' (qv).