Christopher Durang

Playwright, Actor, Singer
Christopher Durang was a vibrant source of comedy on the big screen, bringing laughter and joy to many audiences over the course of his Hollywood career. Durang worked on a variety of projects during his early ... Read more »
Born: 01/02/1949 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA

Filmography

Actor (20)

Kristin 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Lateline 1997 - 1999 (Tv Show)

Actor

Simply Irresistible 1999 (Movie)

Gene O'Reilly (Actor)

The Out-Of-Towners 1999 (Movie)

Paranoid Man (Actor)

Frasier 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Women In Black 1998 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Alive TV 1984 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Joe's Apartment 1996 (Movie)

Boss Clergy (Actor)

The Cowboy Way 1994 (Movie)

Waiter (Actor)

Life With Mikey 1993 (Movie)

Santa (Actor)

Housesitter 1992 (Movie)

Reverend Lipton (Actor)

The Butcher's Wife 1991 (Movie)

Mr Liddle (Actor)

A Shock to the System 1990 (Movie)

Convention Speaker (Actor)

In the Spirit 1990 (Movie)

Ambulance Attendant (Actor)

Penn & Teller Get Killed 1989 (Movie)

Jesus Freak (Actor)

Mr. North 1988 (Movie)

YMCA Clerk (Actor)

The Visit 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The Secret of My Success 1987 (Movie)

Davis (Actor)

Heaven Help Us 1985 (Movie)

Priest (Actor)
Writer (4)

Beyond Therapy 1987 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Comedy Zone 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Writer

Sister Mary Explains It All (TV Show)

Screenplay

Biography

Christopher Durang was a vibrant source of comedy on the big screen, bringing laughter and joy to many audiences over the course of his Hollywood career. Durang worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Alive TV" (PBS, 1984-1996), "Beyond Therapy" (1987) starring Julie Hagerty and "Heaven Help Us" (1985) starring Andrew McCarthy. He also contributed to "Mr. North" (1988), "The Comedy Zone" (CBS, 1983-84) and "The Secret of My Success" (1987). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, appearing in the comedic adventure "Penn & Teller Get Killed" (1989) with Penn Jillette, the comedy "A Shock to the System" (1990) with Michael Caine and "In the Spirit" (1990) with Phillip Schopper. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the action picture "The Cowboy Way" (1994) with Woody Harrelson, "Women In Black" (1999) and the fantastical comedy "Simply Irresistible" (1999) with Sarah Michelle Gellar. He also appeared in the Steve Martin comedy adaptation "The Out-Of-Towners" (1999). Most recently, Durang wrote "Sister Mary Explains It All" (Showtime, 2000-01).

EDUCATION

School of Drama, Yale University

New Haven , Connecticut
began performing with Sigourney Weaver

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