Wayne Knight

Wayne Knight

Wayne Knight  American Actor


Wayne Eliot Knight (born August 7, 1955) is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian. He is known for playing Newman in the TV sitcom Seinfeld and Officer Don Orville in 3rd Rock from the Sun. His other roles include Dennis Nedry in Jurassic Park...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship7 yrs
Shortest Relationship7 yrs
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 6 mths
First Name Wayne
Middle Name Eliot
Last Name Knight
Full Name at Birth Wayne Eliot Knight
Age 60 years
Birthday 7th August, 1955
Birthplace Cartersville, Georgia, USA
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Weight W
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Georgia for Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drama & Theatre
Occupation Text Actor, comedian, voice actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Officer Don Orville, Newman on Seinfeld
Year(s) Active 1979–present, 1973–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Agency for the Performing Arts L.A.
Brand Endorsement TV commercial for Coors Light beer (1997), TV commercials for 1-800-COLLECT long distance (1996), TV commercial for Frosted Cheerios cereal (1996), TV commercial for Relenza (1999), TV commercial for 10-10-220 (2001), GlaxoSmithKline Relenza (2000)
Official Websites twitter.com/iWayneKnight, www.nndb.com/people/432/000025357/
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Hail, Caesar!2016Lurking Extra #1Movie
Kung Fu Panda 32016Big Fun, Hom-Lee (voice)Movie
The Crossroads of History2016King Louis XIVMovie
TripTank2014Customer, GregTV Show
New Partner2014Frankie Coppola (2014)Movie
She Wants Me2013Walter BaumMovie
Sirens2013RichardTV Show
Excuse Me for Living2012AlbertMovie
Doc McStuffins2012Viewy StewieTV Show
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee2012NewmanTV Show
Green Lantern: The Animated Series2011Captain GorayTV Show
Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness2011JongTV Show
Unforgettable2011Dr. Theodore BlumerTV Show
The Exes2011Haskell LutzTV Show
Jurassic Park: The Game2011Dennis NedryMovie
Penguins of Madagascar: Dr. Blowhole Returns - Again2011Max (voice)Movie
The Good Guys2010Perry BlackTV Show
Hot in Cleveland2010RickTV Show
The Whole Truth2010Judge Mark HulversonTV Show
Untitled Charles & Hines Project2010TV Movie
Pound Puppies2010RalphieTV Show
The Super Hero Squad Show2009EggheadTV Show
Make My Day2009TV Show
Woke Up Dead2009Andrew BattenTV Show
Regular Show2009God of Street Performing, Guardian of the Friend ZoneTV Show
Kung Fu Panda2008Gang BossMovie
Punisher: War Zone2008MicroMovie
The Penguins of Madagascar2008MaxTV Show
Who's Your Monkey?2007Officer BrooksMovie
Tak & the Power of Juju2007Bug JujuTV Show
Ergo Proxy2006Will B. GoodTV Show
Torchwood2006Brian FriedkinTV Show
Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone2005ThuddMovie
Bones2005Jimmy Walpert IIITV Show
Catscratch2005Mr. BlikTV Show
How I Met Your Mother2005Lily's LandlordTV Show
Black Cloud2004Mr. TippingMovie
CSI: NY2004Truman BoschTV Show
Listen Up2004BuddyTV Show
Cheaper by the Dozen2003ElectricianMovie
Gary the Rat2003Gary's RivalTV Show
I'm with Her2003KevinTV Show
Nip/Tuck2003Jason BlumTV Show
Xiaolin Showdown2003Dojo Kanojo ChoTV Show
Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story2002Walter BallouTV Movie
The Twilight Zone2002Nick DarkTV Show
Rat Race2001Zack MallozziMovie
Bleacher Bums2001ZigTV Movie
Justice League2001AbnegazarTV Show
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy2001JackTV Show
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command2000Emperor ZurgTV Show
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000Mr. Terrence LombardTV Show
My Favorite Martian1999Zoot, Martin's Talking Space Suit (voice, uncredited)Movie
Pros & Cons1999Wayne the GuardMovie
Toy Story 21999Al the Toy CollectorMovie
Curb Your Enthusiasm1999Wayne KnightTV Show
Dilbert1999The Security GuardTV Show
Soundman1998Tim (voice)Movie
Becker1998WallyTV Show
Hercules1998Cyclops Head #2TV Show
That '70s Show1998The AngelTV Show
Toonsylvania1998IgorTV Show
Contempt of Court1998Merrill BushmanTV Movie
For Richer or Poorer1997Bob LachmanMovie
Hercules1997Demetrius the Pot MakerMovie
Chameleon1996Stuart LangstonMovie
Space Jam1996Stan PodolakMovie
3rd Rock from the Sun1996Officer DonTV Show
To Die For1995Ed GrantMovie
The Drew Carey Show1995OwenTV Show
Golden Gate1994Arthur GenopopoulosTV Movie
Jurassic Park1993Dennis NedryMovie
Against the Grain1993Froggy WilsonTV Show
Fallen Angels1993Leo CunninghamTV Show
The Second Half1993Robert PiccoloTV Show
Basic Instinct1992John CorreliMovie
T Bone N Weasel1992Roy KrampTV Movie
The Edge1992Various CharactersTV Show
Double Edge1992Tommy WhiteTV Movie
Dead Again1991'Piccolo' Pete DuganMovie
JFK1991Numa BertelMovie
V.I. Warshawski1991SmeissenMovie
Born on the Fourth of July1989Official #2 - Democratic ConventionMovie
Seinfeld1989NewmanTV Show
Everybody's All-American1988Fraternity PisserMovie
Tattingers1988Kenny AxelrodTV Show
Dirty Dancing1987StanMovie
Forever, Lulu1987StevieMovie
Mathnet1987Peter PickwickTV Show
Square One TV1987Peter PickwickTV Show
Double Negative1985MaxShort Film
Assaulted Nuts1985VariousTV Show
The Sex O'Clock News1984Bill WrightMovie
The Burning Bed1984Juror (uncredited)TV Movie
The Day After1983Man in HospitalTV Movie
For Lovers Only1982Video Game Fanatic (uncredited)TV Movie
The Wanderers1979Waiter (uncredited)Movie
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    CraigSnyderMay 10, 2013

    Loved him as Newman. His character seemed to be Newman in Jurassic Park also.

    heatherachaseJan 9, 2011

    great in DD

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