Jeffrey DeMunn

Active - 1978 - 2017  |   Born - Apr 25, 1947 in Buffalo, New York, United States  |   Genres - Drama, Mystery

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  • Began acting as a member of the Mountebanks, the oldest student theater group in the U.S.
  • In college, planned to be an engineer.
  • Was a member of the National Shakespeare Company and did summer seasons at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center.
  • Actually voiced O'Neill in the 1983 PBS documentary A Glory of Ghosts.
  • Made his Broadway debut in 1976 in Comedians.
  • Has appeared in a number of projects for writer-director Frank Darabont, who considers him a "good-luck charm."
  • One of his most thrilling acting moments was his scene with James Cagney in 1981's Ragtime.
  • Won a Cable ACE Award for his performance in HBO's Citizen X (1995).