Roger Rees

Rick Elice and Roger Rees
1944 - 2015

Roger Rees  American Actor


Roger Rees (5 May 1944 – 10 July 2015) was a Welsh actor and director, widely known for his stage work. He won an Olivier Award and a Tony Award for his performance as the lead in The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. He also received Obie Aw...

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Longest Relationship23 yrs
Shortest Relationship23 yrs
Average Relationship Length23 yrs
First Name Roger
Last Name Rees
Age 71 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th May, 1944
Birthplace Aberystwyth, Wales, UK
Died 10th July, 2015
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Gay
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Star 80, Cheers
Year(s) Active 1975–present, 1975–2015
Father William John Rees (police officer)
Mother Doris Louise Smith (shop clerk)
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Survivor2015 Emil Balan Movie
Affluenza2014 Mr. Carson Movie
Russian Broadway Shut Down2014 Vasily the Woodcarver Movie
Forever2014 Priest TV Show
It Could Be Worse2013 Roger Goldstein TV Show
Elementary2012 Alistair Moore TV Show
Almost Perfect2010 Kai Lee Movie
Submissions Only2010 Roger Rees TV Show
The Cleveland Show2009 TV Show
Warehouse 132009 James MacPherson TV Show
Happy Tears2009 Antiques Dealer Movie
The Good Wife2009 Dr. Todd Grossman TV Show
The Middle2009 Mr. Glover TV Show
The Narrows2008 Professor Reyerson Movie
The Invasion2007 Yorish Movie
Falling for Grace2006 Andrew Barrington Sr. Movie
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties2006 Mr. Hobbs Movie
The Pink Panther2006 Raymond Larocque Movie
The Prestige2006 Owens Movie
The Treatment2006 Leighton Proctor Movie
A Life in Suitcases2005 Tulse Luper Movie
Game 62005 Jack Haskins Movie
The New World2005 Virginia Company Representative (uncredited) Movie
Grey's Anatomy2005 Dr. Colin Marlow TV Show
Related2005 Bob's Dad TV Show
Crazy Like a Fox2004 Nat Banks Movie
Going Under2004 Peter Movie
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea2004 Movie
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 3: From Sark to the Finish2003 Tulse Luper Movie
Veritas: The Quest2003 De Molay TV Show
Frida2002 Guillermo Kahlo Movie
Return to Never Land2002 Edward (voice) Movie
The Emperor's Club2002 Mr. Castle Movie
The Scorpion King2002 King Pheron Movie
3 A.M.2001 Priest Movie
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001 Duke DeGuerin TV Show
The Education of Max Bickford2001 Dan Franklin TV Show
Three Sisters2001 Frederick TV Show
BlackMale2000 Bill Fontaine Movie
The Crossing2000 Gen. Hugh Mercer TV Movie
A Midsummer Night's Dream1999 Peter Quince Movie
The Bumblebee Flies Anyway1999 Dr. Croft Movie
Double Platinum1999 Marc Reckler TV Movie
The West Wing1999 Brit. Ambassador Lord John Marbury TV Show
Next Stop Wonderland1998 Ray Thornback Movie
Sudden Manhattan1997 Murphy Movie
Extreme Ghostbusters1997 The Piper TV Show
Liberty! The American Revolution1997 Thomas Paine TV Show
Oz1997 Jack Aldridge TV Show
Trouble on the Corner1997 Mr. McMurtry Movie
Damian Cromwell's Postcards from America1997 Damian Cromwell TV Show
The Substance of Fire1996 Max Movie
Titanic1996 J. Bruce Ismay TV Movie
Boston Common1996 President Harrison Cross TV Show
The Possession of Michael D.1995 Robin Banks (Hypnotist) TV Movie
Gargoyles1994 Prince Malcolm TV Show
M.A.N.T.I.S.1994 John Stonebrake TV Show
My So-Called Life1994 Vic Racine TV Show
Phantom 20401994 Ikon TV Show
Robin Hood: Men in Tights1993 Sheriff of Rottingham Movie
The Tower1993 Mr. Littlehill TV Movie
Mighty Max1993 TV Show
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot1992 Parnell Movie
Charles and Diana: Unhappily Ever After1992 Prince Charles TV Movie
P.J. Sparkles1992 Betty (voice) TV Movie
If Looks Could Kill1991 Augustus Steranko Movie
The Legend of Prince Valiant1991 Rathburn TV Show
Mountains of the Moon1990 Edgar Papworth, Artist Movie
Law & Order1990 Wyatt Scofield TV Show
The Finding1990 Dad TV Movie
Next1989 Peter, a Producer (voice) Short Film
The Return of Sam McCloud1989 Jason Cross TV Movie
The Young Riders1989 Tyler Dewitt TV Show
American Experience1988 William Bradford TV Show
Ten Great Writers of the Modern World1988 Marcel Proust TV Show
Singles1988 Malcolm TV Show
God's Outlaw1986 William Tyndale Movie
A Christmas Carol1984 Fred Holywell TV Movie
The Ebony Tower1984 David Williams TV Movie
Star 801983 Aram Nicholas Movie
Saigon: Year of the Cat1983 Donald Henderson TV Movie
Imaginary Friends1983 Douglas Pitblado TV Movie
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby1982 Nicholas Nickleby TV Show
Cheers1982 Robin Colcord TV Show
The Three Sisters1981 Tusenbach TV Movie
A Performance of Macbeth1979 Malcolm TV Movie
Tales of the Unexpected1979 James Howgill TV Show
The Comedy of Errors1978 Antipholus of Syracuse TV Movie
Bouquet of Barbed Wire1976 Simon TV Show
Under Western Eyes1975 Razumov TV Movie
The Place of Peace1975 Willie TV Movie
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    jane parkerNov 25, 2009

    I have loved Roger, since his early days in Stratford. Great to be able to dip in and see him any time. Am i sad?

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