Joel Grey

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Birthday
11, 1932
Birthplace
Cleveland, OH
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
11, 1932 (age 85)
Birthplace
Cleveland, OH

About

Academy Award-winner for his performance as Master of Ceremonies in the 1972 film adaptation of Cabaret, who won a Tony for the same role on Broadway.

Before Fame

He made his first stage appearance at the age of 10, performing with the Cleveland Play House. He later graduated from Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles, California.

Trivia

He originated the role of George M. Cohan in the Broadway musical George M! and the role of the Wizard in Wicked, and he received or his role on the sitcom Brooklyn Bridge, he won a 1992 Emmy Award.

Family Life

His daughter is actress Jennifer Grey, star of the iconic film Dirty Dancing.

Associated With

He was the Ghost of Christmas Past in the 1999 version of A Christmas Carol, starring Patrick Stewart.

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