Charles Grodin

Charles Grodin
1935 - 2021
Charles Grodin  American Actor

Charles Grodin dating history


Charles Grodin was previously married to Elissa Durwood (1983 - 2021) and Julia Ferguson-Grodin (1977 - 1980).

Charles Grodin had an encounter with Cybill Shepherd (1975).


American Actor Charles Grodin was born Charles Sidney Grodinsky on 21st April, 1935 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA and passed away on 18th May 2021 Wilton, Connecticut, USA aged 86. He is most remembered for Seems Like Old Times, Beethoven. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Charles Grodin was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Bonnie Hunt in Beethoven's 2nd (1993), Candice Bergen in 11 Harrowhouse (1974), Goldie Hawn in Seems Like Old Times (1980) and Veronica Hamel in Taking Care of Business (1990).

Charles Grodin is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, American film actors and American television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 37 years, 4 months 20 years, 8 months 4 years
Encounter1 - - -
Total3 37 years, 4 months 13 years, 9 months 4 years


First Name Charles
Middle Name Sidney
Last Name Grodin
Full Name at Birth Charles Sidney Grodinsky
Alternative Name Charles Sydney Grodin, Charles Sydney Grodinsky, Charles Grodinsky, Charles Grodin, Charles Sidney Grodin, Charles Sidney Grodinsky
Birthday 21st April, 1935
Birthplace Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 18th May, 2021
Place of Death Wilton, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Bone Marrow Cancer
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Miami
Occupation Text Actor, author, comedian, television talk show host
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Seems Like Old Times, Beethoven
Year(s) Active 1954–present, 1954–2017
Father Theodore I. Grodin
Mother Lena Singer

Charles Sidney Grodin (April 21, 1935 – May 18, 2021) was an American actor, comedian, author, and television talk show host. Grodin began his acting career in the 1960s appearing in TV serials including The Virginian. After a small part in Rosemary's Baby in 1968, he played the lead in Elaine May's The Heartbreak Kid (1972) and supporting roles in Mike Nichols's Catch-22 (1970) and Warren Beatty's Heaven Can Wait (1978).

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Charles Grodin86 TaurusActor
Elissa Durwood-
Julia Ferguson-Grodin-Personality
Cybill Shepherd74 AquariusActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
NicholasMaleElissa Durwood
MarionFemale197747 years oldJulia Ferguson-Grodin


The Private Life of a Modern Woman2017ArthurMovie
The Comedian2016Dick D'AngeloMovie
Madoff2016Carl ShapiroTV Show
The New Yorker Presents2015PsychiatristTV Show
The Humbling2014JerryMovie
While We're Young2014Leslie BreitbartMovie
The Michael J. Fox Show2013Steve HenryTV Show
Brazzaville Teen-Ager2013FatherShort Film
Louie2010Dr. BigelowTV Show
The Ex2006Bob KowalskiMovie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Brett ForresterTV Show
Clifford1994Martin DanielsMovie
It Runs in the Family1994Mr. Parker (The Old Man)Movie
All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!1994ChazTV Show
Beethoven's 2nd1993George NewtonMovie
Dave1993Murray BlumMovie
Heart and Souls1993Harrison WinslowMovie
So I Married an Axe Murderer1993Commandeered DriverMovie
Beethoven1992George NewtonMovie
Taking Care of Business1990SpencerMovie
Cranium Command1989Left BrainShort Film
Midnight Run1988Jonathan MardukasMovie
The Couch Trip1988George MaitlinMovie
You Can't Hurry Love1988Mr. GlermanMovie
Ishtar1987Jim HarrisonMovie
Last Resort1986George LollarMovie
Fresno1986Cane KensingtonTV Show
Movers & Shakers1985Herb DermanMovie
The Lonely Guy1984WarrenMovie
The Woman in Red1984BuddyMovie
Charley's Aunt1983Lord Fancourt BabberlyTV Movie
The Great Muppet Caper1981Nicky HolidayMovie
The Incredible Shrinking Woman1981Vance KramerMovie
It's My Turn1980HomerMovie
Seems Like Old Times1980Ira ParksMovie
American Playhouse1980Lord Fancourt BabberlyTV Show
Real Life1979Warren Yeager DVMMovie
Sunburn1979Jake DekkerMovie
Heaven Can Wait1978Tony AbbottMovie
Just Me and You1978Michael LindsayTV Movie
The Grass Is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank1978Jim BensonTV Movie
Thieves1977Martin CramerMovie
It Happened One Christmas1977Joseph (voice)TV Movie
King Kong1976Fred WilsonMovie
Laverne & Shirley1976Charles GrodinTV Show
11 Harrowhouse1974Howard R. ChesserMovie
The Heartbreak Kid1972Lenny CantrowMovie
Great Performances1971JakeTV Show
Catch-221970Aarfy AardvarkMovie
Rosemary's Baby1968Dr. HillMovie
Captain Nice1967News VendorTV Show
Judd for the Defense1967D.A. Tom DurantTV Show
N.Y.P.D.1967Joey DiamondTV Show
The Guns of Will Sonnett1967Bells PickeringTV Show
Felony Squad1966EdgarTV Show
Shane1966JedTV Show
Iron Horse1966AlexTV Show
My Mother the Car1965FredTV Show
The Big Valley1965Mark DuniganTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Carl PlattTV Show
The Trials of O'Brien1965Peter FarnumTV Show
Sex and the College Girl1964BobMovie
The Young Marrieds1964Matt Crane StevensTV Show
The Virginian1962Arnie DoudTV Show
The Defenders1961Thomas MartinTV Show
Play of the Week1959TV Show
Decision1958Young HoodlumTV Show
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea1954Drummer Boy (uncredited)Movie
The Magical World of Disney1954Quentin FitzwallerTV Show
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950PhelpsTV Show
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glennfanglennfanMay 18, 2021

Rip Charles Grodin 1935-2021 He did a amazing job playing the dad from beethoven 1 and 2.

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