About this star

  • Category: Motion pictures
  • Unveiled: 09 Jan 2006
  • Star rank: 234
  • Address:
    6805 Hollywood Blvd
  • Position: 4 tiles from the curb, facing east
  • GPS location:
    34.101674, -118.339747

Nathan Lane

Previous star: Taylor Holmes


Nathan Lane (born Joseph Lane; February 3, 1956) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Albert in The Birdcage, Max Bialystock in the musical The Producers, Ernie Smuntz in MouseHunt, Nathan Detroit in Guys and Dolls, Pseudolus in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Snowbell in Stuart Little and Stuart Little 2, Timon in The Lion King , and his recurring roles on Modern Family and The Good Wife. In 2006, Lane received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and in 2008, he was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame.

Fact file

  • Born: Joseph Lane February 3, 1956 (age 58) Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.
  • Occupation: Actor, writer
  • Years active: 1975–present
  • Awards: Tony Awards, Daytime Emmy Awards, SAG Award, Drama Desk Awards, Olivier Award, Obie Awards, People’s Choice Award

Read more about Nathan Lane at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

It’s Only a Record Breaker; Terrence McNally Play Sets Box-Office Record
Playbill Combined , 2014-10-20 15:20:46
The star-studded Broadway production of the backstage comedy It's Only a Play, starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, has set the all-time box-office record at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, producers Tom Kirdahy, Roy Furman and Ken Davenport announced Oct. 20.

“The View” Welcomes Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Alan Cumming, Laverne Cox and More This Week
Playbill Combined , 2014-10-13 14:07:36
Guests have been announced for ABC's "The View" for Oct. 13-17.

PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: It’s Only a Play — Fit To Be Tuxed
Playbill Combined , 2014-10-10 20:50:44
The star-studded production of Terrence McNally's It's Only a Play opened on Broadway Oct. 9. Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick and Megan Mullally were there. So was Playbill.

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