Daniel Stern

Biography

Date of Birth 28 August 1957, Bethesda, Maryland, USA Birth Name Daniel Jacob Stern Height 6' 4" (1.93 m) Daniel Jacob Stern is an American actor of film and television. He is known for his roles in the Hollywood films C.H.U.D., City Slickers and the first two Home Alone films, and as the narrator for the television series The Wonder Years. Stern was born in Bethesda, Maryland to a social worker father and a mother who managed a day care center.[1] His brother is television writer David M. Stern. According to IMDB.com, Stern is 6′4″ (193 cm). Stern graduated from Bethesda-Chevy Chase Senior High School in 1975. During his years at B-CC, Stern starred in several theater productions, including playing C.C. Baxter, the Jack Lemmon role, in The Apartment. Stern applied for a job as a lighting engineer for a Shakespeare Festival in Washington, D.C., but was hired as a walk-on. After taking acting lessons, Stern began his acting career in Off Broadway and Broadway productions, including a performance at Second Stage Theatre with actor Bob Gunton. Career In 1979, Stern made his movie debut as Cyril in Breaking Away. The following year he played a student who raised objections during Jill Clayburgh's proof of the snake lemma in the film It's My Turn. His breakthrough role as an actor came in Barry Levinson's Diner. He had another early film role in the 1984 horror film C.H.U.D., as the soup kitchen C.H.U.D. hunter. He was the original choice to play Biff Tannen in the 1985 film Back to the Future, but he turned the role down.[citation needed] Stern has been cast in a number of comedic roles, such as Phil from the City Slickers movies, Marv from the first two Home Alone movies, and Max from Bushwhacked. He is also noted for providing the voice of the narrator on the TV series The Wonder Years, which starred Fred Savage. Stern and Savage were also featured together in Little Monsters, where Stern played the part of Savage's father. Stern provided the voice for the main character of the Dilbert animated series, based on the comic strip by Scott Adams. He also directed several episodes of The Wonder Years and the movie Rookie of the Year. Personal life Stern has been married to Laure Mattos since 1981, together they have three children, including daughters, Sophie (born 1986) and Ella Marie Stern (born 1989). His best friends include Billy Crystal and Joe Pesci, his co-stars from City Slickers and Home Alone, respectively. In 2003, Stern went on a USO tour to Iraq and Kuwait.

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Birth Name

Daniel Jacob Stern

Birth Place

Bethesda, Maryland, Estados Unidos

Birth Date

8/28/1957
Known For
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

Marv Merchants

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City Slickers

Phil Berquist

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Blue Thunder

Officer Richard Lymangood

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Leviathan

Buzz 'Sixpack' Parrish

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C.H.U.D.

A.J. 'The Reverend' Shepherd

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Diner

Shrevie

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Little Monsters

Glen Stevenson

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A Christmas Story 2

The Old Man

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Born in East L.A.

Jimmy

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Celtic Pride

Mike O'Hara

Starring In
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James vs. His Future Self

Jimmy

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Game Over, Man!

Mitch

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A Christmas Story 2

The Old Man

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Battle of the Bulbs

Bob Wallace

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The Next Three Days

Meyer Fisk

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Whip It

Earl Cavendar

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Otis

Will Lawson

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Zwei Romeos für Juila

Jack Reynolds

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The Last Time

John

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Bachelor Party Vegas

Harry Hard

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How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog

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Dead Simple

Frank Jacobs

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Very Bad Things

Adam Berkow

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Celtic Pride

Mike O'Hara

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Bushwhacked

Max Grabelski

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City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold

Phil Berquist

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Rookie of the Year

Phil Brickma

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Seaquest DSV - Season 1

Pierre

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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

Marv Merchants

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Larry Bird: A Basketball Legend

Narrator (voice)

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City Slickers

Phil Berquist

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The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson

William Cline

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My Blue Heaven

Will Stubbs

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Home Alone

Marv

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Leviathan

Buzz 'Sixpack' Parrish

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Little Monsters

Glen Stevenson

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The Milagro Beanfield War

Herbie Platt

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D.O.A.

Hal Petersham

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Born in East L.A.

Jimmy

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Hannah and Her Sisters

Dusty

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The Boss' Wife

Joel Keefer

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Frankenweenie

Ben Frankenstein

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C.H.U.D.

A.J. 'The Reverend' Shepherd

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Samson and Delilah

Micah

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Get Crazy

Neil Allen

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Blue Thunder

Officer Richard Lymangood

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Daniel

Artie Sternlicht

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Diner

Shrevie

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Honky Tonk Freeway

Hitchhiker

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Stardust Memories

Actor

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A Small Circle of Friends

Crazy Kid: Draft Inductee (as Dan Stern)

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Ahora me Toca a Mi

Cooperman

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Starting Over

Student 2

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Breaking Away

Cyril

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