David Hyde Pierce (born April 3, 1959) is an American actor and comedian. Pierce is known for playing the psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the hit NBC sitcom Frasier, for which he had won four Emmy Awards during the show's run.
Alzheimer's is a devastating disease. It was painful for me and my family to watch my grandfather deteriorate. We must find a cure for this horrible disease.
Sometimes in the most tragic situation, something just profoundly funny happens.
I found every single laugh as Laertes that you can find and only realized later that you really shouldn't find any at all.
|Full Name at Birth||David Hyde Pierce|
|Other Names||Dr. Niles CraneCecil Terwilliger|
|Date of Birth||April 3, 1959|
|Birthplace||Saratoga Springs, New York, USA|
|Height||5' 11" (180 cm)|
|Hair Color||Brown - Light|
|Religion||Anglican / Episcopalian|
|High School||Saratoga High School, Saratoga Springs, NY (1977)|
|University||English & Theatre, Yale University (1981)|
|Claim to Fame||Frasier|