Jeff Daniels

Jeff Daniels Movies and TV Shows

Jeffrey Warren "Jeff" Daniels (born February 19, 1955) is an American actor, musician and playwright. He founded a non-profit theatre company, the Purple Rose Theatre Company, in his home state of Michigan. He has performed in a number of stage productions, both on and off Broadway. He has been nominated for the Tony Award as Best Actor for the Broadway play God of Carnage (2009), along with his other three cast-mates. He has had a thriving film career, from his debut in 1981 in Ragtime, through State of Play in 2009. For his film work, he has received three Golden Globe Award nominations, including as Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy/Musical for Woody Allen's The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) (hence the name of his theatre company). He has also received nominations by the Screen Actors Guild, Satellite Awards, and several for his work in The Squid and the Whale (London Critics Circle Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, Chlotrudis Awards and Gotham Awards). Description above from the Wikipedia article Jeff Daniels, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal info

  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 2/19/1955 (67 years old)
  • Place of birth: Athens, Georgia, USA
  • nationality: American
  • height: 1.91 m
  • Net worth: $45,000,000
  • twitter: Jeff_Daniels

Acting

Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the United States
9/11: Inside the President's War Room
9/11: Inside the President's War Room (2021)
IMDB 7.5
TMDB 66%
role:
Narrator
2021

Documentary

History

7.5
66%
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Godless
IMDB 8.3
TMDB 78%
role:
Frank Griffin
2017

Drama

Western

8.3
78%
2015

Documentary

8.2
62%
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Howl
Howl (2010)
IMDB 6.6
TMDB 67%
role:
Professor David Kirk
2010

Drama

6.6
67%
Space Chimps
IMDB 4.5
TMDB 49%
role:
Zartog (voice)
2008

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

4.5
49%
A Plumm Summer
A Plumm Summer (2007)
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 63%
role:
Narrator
2007

Adventure

Family

6.0
63%
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The Five People You Meet In Heaven
The Five People You Meet In Heaven (2004)
IMDB 7.3
TMDB 71%
role:
Blue Man
2004

Drama

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.3
71%
Imaginary Heroes
Imaginary Heroes (2004)
IMDB 7.1
TMDB 65%
role:
Ben Travis
2004

Comedy

Drama

7.1
65%
Gods and Generals
IMDB 6.2
TMDB 61%
role:
Lt. Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
2003

Drama

History

War & Politics

6.2
61%
Speed
IMDB 7.3
TMDB 71%
role:
Harold 'Harry' Temple
1994

Action

Adventure

Crime

7.3
71%
Gettysburg
IMDB 7.6
TMDB 69%
role:
Col. Joshua Chamberlain
1993

Drama

History

War & Politics

7.6
69%
The Purple Rose of Cairo
IMDB 7.7
TMDB 74%
role:
Tom Baxter / Gil Shepherd
1985

Comedy

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.7
74%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the United States starring or involving Jeff Daniels are, for example, American Rust, Hemingway and The Comey Rule.
The streaming services with the largest selection are Prime Video, iTunes and Vudu.
The best LNS ratings are Hemingway (8.5), The Newsroom (8.4) and The Russian Five (8.3).
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