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.
‘Laughter’ Was Present in Nathan Lane’s Early Stage Career
Variety, 2014-10-24 17:00:27
Nathan Lane has done plenty of TV and film, but he’s a Broadway baby. This season, he’ll star in Eugene O’Neill classic “The Iceman Cometh,” as well raucous comedy “It’s Only a Play” (by frequent collaborator Terrence McNally) — his 20th Broadway show. But in 1982, he was a theater ...
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.
Nearby you will also find Anthony Perkins, Britney Spears, Rex Allen, Antonio Banderas, Taylor Holmes, Sons of the Pioneers, Matthew Broderick, Paul Douglas, Jerry Buss, Stuart Hamblen, and many others.