Movie Actor

Fred Melamed

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Age 67
Birthday May 131956
Birth Sign Taurus
City New York
Country United States
Profession Movie Actor

Fred Melamed is a famous Movie Actor, born on May 13, 1956 in United States. As of December 2022, Fred Melamed’s net worth is $5 Million. He was an instructor at Stagedoor Manor, a popular performing arts camp.

Parents Louis Melamed, Stan Silverstone, Nancy Zala, Syma Melamed
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Spouse Leslee Spieler
Children(s) 2

Fred Melamed Biography

American actor who has appeared in Husbands and Wives, Radio Days, Hannah and Her Sisters, Shadows and Fog, and Crimes and Misdemeanors. Fred Melamed (born May 13, 1956) is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is best known for portraying Sy Ableman in A Serious Man, Bruce Ben-Bacharach in Lady Dynamite, and Sam Sotto in In a World… and for appearing in seven films directed by Woody Allen..

He married Leslee Spieler in 1999 and they had two children together.

Melamed’s voice became a familiar presence on television, serving as the sound of the Olympics, Mercedes Benz, CBS Sports, USA Network, the Super Bowl, and numerous commercials and television programs. He became known within the industry as a voice actor, appearing in the Grand Theft Auto series, and dubbing several actors’ entire performances in films. But it was for his portrayal of “sensitive” villain Sy Ableman, in Joel and Ethan Coen’s 2009 film, A Serious Man, which was nominated for Best Picture at the 2010 Academy Awards, that he became most widely known. About that character, Film Confessional said, “Sy Ableman is as great a contemporary movie villain as The Joker, Hans Landa, or Anton Chigurh…. The character Fred Melamed contrives is the year’s most brilliant force of destruction.”

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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On Broadway in 2011, after a long hiatus from the theatre, Melamed originated the roles of The Father in Ethan Coen’s Talking Cure, and Thomas Moran in Elaine May’s George Is Dead, two of the one-act plays that comprised Relatively Speaking. Subsequently, Melamed took on the role of Vanya in the Guild Hall production of Uncle Vanya, about which The New York Times said he gave “an excellent (…) multi-layered performance (…) Mr. Melamed easily inhabits the comic, awkward lover, but also brings out Vanya’s vast loneliness”.

Fred Melamed Net Worth

Fred Melamed is one of the richest Movie Actor & listed on most popular Movie Actor. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Fred Melamed‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Movie Actor
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House Living in own house.

He played lead guitar on the hit song, “Puppet On A String,” which was written by Sharon Facente while he was in high school.

On Broadway in 2011, after a long hiatus from the theatre, Melamed originated the roles of The Father in Ethan Coen’s Talking Cure, and Thomas Moran in Elaine May’s George Is Dead, two of the one-act plays that comprised Relatively Speaking. Subsequently, Melamed took on the role of Vanya in the Guild Hall production of Uncle Vanya, about which The New York Times said he gave “an excellent (…) multi-layered performance (…) Mr. Melamed easily inhabits the comic, awkward lover, but also brings out Vanya’s vast loneliness”.

Melamed appeared in the Sundance film Lemon, a collaboration with Brett Gelman and Janicza Bravo, Brawl in Cell Block 99 opposite Vince Vaughn, Sean McGinly’s Silver Lake, which he stars in with Martin Starr, and Dragged Across Concrete. Melamed recently starred as Sam in Lake Bell’s In a World…, winner of the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the Sundance Film Festival, opposite Kurt Russell and Richard Jenkins in Bone Tomahawk, and re-teamed with the Coen brothers and co-stars George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, and Ralph Fiennes in Hail, Caesar!. He starred previously in Get On Up, a bio-pic about the life of James Brown, and opposite Elliott Gould, as auteur/director Bob Wilson, in Fred Won’t Move Out, a film about the decline of a stubborn patriarch and his family. Other recent films include The Dictator (2012), with Sacha Baron Cohen and Sir Ben Kingsley, where Melamed appears in a cameo as the Director of the dictator’s Nuclear Weapons Program, and Some Kind of Beautiful, where Melamed plays a villain, opposite Pierce Brosnan and Jessica Alba.

On television, Melamed stars with Maria Bamford in the Netflix comedy Lady Dynamite, on FX’s Emmy Award-winning Fargo, Hulu’s Golden Globe Award-nominated Casual, the Fox comedy New Girl, and Verizon Go90’s sports send-up Now We’re Talking. He is a present or past recurring guest star on USA Network’s Benched, Showtime’s House of Lies, HBO’s Girls, Childrens Hospital, Blunt Talk, FX’s Married, and Trial & Error. In previous seasons, he played Larry David’s smug psychiatrist, Dr. Arthur Thurgood, on Curb Your Enthusiasm, tough-guy jurist Judge Alan Karpman on The Good Wife, and played himself in the CBS situation comedy The Crazy Ones with Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar. In 2017, he appeared as a special guest star in the acclaimed Fargo episode “The Law of Non-Contradiction”. He also appeared in 2 episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine as author D.C. Parlov.

Who is Fred Melamed dating?

According to our records, Fred Melamed married to Leslee Spieler. As of May 2022, Fred Melamed’s is not dating anyone.

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Fred Melamed Height

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Height 6 feet 1 inches
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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actor. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Fred Melamed celebrates birthday on May 13 of every year.

How old is Fred Melamed?

66 years (May 13, 1956)

Who voices Gumbald?

Fred Melamed is the voice of Uncle Gumbald in Adventure Time.

Who played DC parlov?

Fred Melamed is an American actor. He portrayed DC Parlov, Terry Jeffords’s favorite author, on Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Who is Neal in the morning show?

Fred Melamed portrays Neal Altman on the season one The Morning Show episode In the Dark Night of the Soul It’s Always 3:30 in the Morning.

Who is Uncle G Adventure Time?

Uncle Gumbald, also simply known as Gumbald or Punch Bowl (in the early seasons in his Punch Bowl form for the latter), is the main antagonist of Season 10 of the Cartoon Network series Adventure Time and one of the final antagonists of the series (alongside GOLB).

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