Stanley Kamel

Actor
Stanley Kamel was a versatile character actor best known for his recurring role as psychiatrist Charles Kroger on the acclaimed comedy-drama series "Monk. " Kamel was educated at Boston University's prestigious School ... Read more »
Born: 01/01/1943 in South River, New Jersey, USA

Filmography

Actor (68)

Days of Our Lives 1965 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Monk 2004 - 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Urn 2008 (Movie)

Joseph (Actor)

Inland Empire 2006 (Movie)

Koz Kakawski (Actor)

Domino 2005 (Movie)

Cigliutti (Actor)

Jane Doe: How to Fire Your Boss 2005 (Movie)

Dr. Jared Fox (Actor)

Mister Sterling 2003 (Tv Show)

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The Guardian 2003 (Tv Show)

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Six Feet Under 2002 (Tv Show)

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Dark Angel 1986 - 1997, 1999 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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L.A. Law 1986 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Martial Law 1986 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Murder, She Wrote 1986 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Reasonable Doubts 1986 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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The Geena Davis Show 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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An American Daughter 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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Diagnosis Murder 1986 - 1997, 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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Escape Under Pressure 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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High Incident 1986 - 1997, 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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Murder One 1986 - 1997, 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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NYPD Blue 1986 - 1997, 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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Pensacola: Wings of Gold 1997 - 2000 (TV Show)

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7th Heaven 1999 (Tv Show)

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A Fare to Remember 1999 (Movie)

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L.A. Doctors 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

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Running Red 1999 (Movie)

Alexi (Actor)

Stonebrook 1999 (Movie)

Alexander Tali (Actor)

Dark Skies 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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ER 1997 (Tv Show)

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Empty Nest 1990 - 1992, 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

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Melrose Place 1990 - 1997 (Tv Show)

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The Nanny 1991 - 1992, 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

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Beverly Hills 90210 1995 (Tv Show)

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Sweet Justice 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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Dancing With Danger 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

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Likely Suspects 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

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Nurses 1991 - 1992 (Tv Show)

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Dead Men Don't Die 1991 (Movie)

Archie (Actor)

Agenda For Murder 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Bar Girls 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Murder By Numbers 1990 (Movie)

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We'll Take Manhattan 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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The Rape of Richard Beck 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

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Washingtoon 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

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Old Friends 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

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The Sheriff and the Astronaut 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

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Star 80 1983 (Movie)

Nick (Actor)

Making Love 1982 (Movie)

Charlie (Actor)

The Phoenix 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

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Captain America II 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

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Rainbow 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

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Corvette Summer 1978 (Movie)

Las Vegas Con Man (Actor)

Switch 1975 - 1978 (TV Show)

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In the Glitter Palace 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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Mallory: Circumstantial Evidence 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

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A Bunny's Tale (TV Show)

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Automatic (TV Show)

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Like Father, Like Santa (TV Show)

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Marker (TV Show)

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My Mother's Secret Life (TV Show)

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Private Eye (TV Show)

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Ravager (TV Show)

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The Gossip Columnist (TV Show)

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The Red-Light Sting (TV Show)

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Biography

Stanley Kamel was a versatile character actor best known for his recurring role as psychiatrist Charles Kroger on the acclaimed comedy-drama series "Monk. " Kamel was educated at Boston University's prestigious School of Fine Arts and began his career in acting with small roles in off-Broadway plays. After making his TV debut in 1969 with a guest role on the action series "Mission: Impossible," Kamel played Eric Peters on the daytime soap opera "Days of Our Lives," appearing as a series regular between 1972 and 1976. In the 1980s and early '90s, Kamel essayed numerous roles on popular sitcoms and dramas, including the cop drama "Cagney & Lacey," Angela Lansbury's gentle cozy-mystery series "Murder, She Wrote," and the senior-citizen sitcom "The Golden Girls." Kamel landed his most recognized role in 2002 when he joined the cast of the USA Network's critical smash "Monk," playing opposite Tony Shalhoub as the title character's psychiatrist. He died of a heart attack in his Hollywood home in April 2008.

EDUCATION

Boston University

Boston, Massachusetts

Rutgers Preparatory School

Somerset, New Jersey

Studied with noted acting coach Sanford Meisner

Milestones

2008

Last film appearance before his death, "The Urn"

2006

Appeared in the David Lynch film "Inland Empire"

2005

Cast in Tony Scott's "Domino" starring Keira Knightley

2003

Cast in the short-lived NBC sitcom "Mister Sterling"

2002

Cast on the USA Network series "Monk" as Adrian Monk's psychiatrist, Dr. Charles Kroger

1995

Played creepy psychiatrist Dr. Graham Lester in the ABC crime series "Murder One" (ABC)

1995

Cast as Dylan McKay's scheming father-in-law, Tony Marchette in the FOX prime-time soap "Beverly Hills, 90210"

1994

Played the suicidal Bruce Teller in Aaron Spelling's FOX prime-time soap "Melrose Place"

1986

Had a memorable role as Mark Gilliam, an activist attorney with AIDS, on "L.A. Law" (NBC)

1983

Cast in Bob Fosse's "Star 80" starring Mariel Hemingway

1983

Had a recurring role on the CBS drama, "Cagney & Lacey"

1978

Played a Las Vegas con man in "Corvette Summer," starring Mark Hamill

1972

Breakthrough role as Eric Peters on the soap opera "Days of Our Lives" (NBC)

1970

First credited TV appearance, Aaron Spelling's "The Mod Squad"

1968

First television role, the CBS series, "Mission Impossible" (uncredited)

Began his acting career on the off-Broadway stage

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