Kelsey Grammer a heavy in next 'Transformers' film

Kelsey Grammer a heavy in next 'Transformers' film

LOS ANGELES, May 1 (UPI) -- U.S. actor-comedian Kelsey Grammer has signed on to play a villain in the next "Transformers" film starring Mark Wahlberg, Variety reported.
Grammer's wife gives birth to daughter

Grammer's wife gives birth to daughter

LOS ANGELES, July 13 (UPI) -- TV star Kelsey Grammer's wife, Kayte, gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Faith Evangeline Elisa Grammer, in Los Angeles Friday, the couple said.
Grammer stars in his first TV drama 'Boss'

Grammer stars in his first TV drama 'Boss'

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Kelsey Grammer says he is pleased Starz has so much faith in his first television drama series "Boss" the cable network renewed it for a second season before the first season even premiered.

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Starz renews 'Boss' before Season 1 airs

Starz renews 'Boss' before Season 1 airs

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Starz Entertainment says it has ordered a 10-episode second season of "Boss," its new drama starring Kelsey Grammer as a fictional Chicago mayor.
Grammer to star in drama pilot

Grammer to star in drama pilot

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Kelsey Grammer is to play a fictional Chicago mayor in a new drama series for Starz, Variety reported Friday.
Actor Kelsey Grammer out of hospital

Actor Kelsey Grammer out of hospital

NEW YORK, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Kelsey Grammer's publicist says the actor has been released from a New York area hospital after he felt faint last week.
Actor Kelsey Grammer hospitalized

Actor Kelsey Grammer hospitalized

NEW YORK, July 28 (UPI) -- Television actor Kelsey Grammer, who suffered a heart attack last month, has been hospitalized in New York, his representative told Usmagazine.com.

Grammer to play Scrooge again

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Kelsey Grammer, who played Ebenezer Scrooge in a TV movie version of "A Christmas Carol," is set to reprise the role in a spoof of the classic.

Grammer speaks out about addictions

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Actor Kelsey Grammer says his sister's murder more than 20 years ago in Colorado "probably was the catalyst" into his many addictions and failed marriages.

'Frasier' star to headline 'My Fair Lady'

NEW YORK, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Actor Kelsey Grammer, who starred in the TV series "Frasier," is set to take on one of the leads in the New York Philharmonic's upcoming run of "My Fair Lady."

TV's 'Frasier' is blue mutant in 'X-Men'

NEW YORK, May 18 (UPI) -- Kelsey Grammer says playing a brawny blue mutant in the new "X-Men" movie was a welcome change from the snooty psychiatrist he portrayed on TV's "Frasier."

No 'Will & Grace' spinoff planned

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Fans of NBC's popular "Will & Grace" are being warned not to expect a spinoff after the comedy series finishes its eighth and final season.

Kelsey Grammer wins comedy Emmy

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Kelsey Grammer won the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series at the 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles Sunday. Grammer won for his performance as Dr. Frasier Crane, in the 11th and final season of "Frasier" on NBC.

Grammer: Frasier may get another show

LOS ANGELES, May 12 (UPI) -- "Frasier" star Kelsey Grammer says there is a possibility he might play stuffy psychiatrist Frasier Crane in a third U.S. TV sit-com.
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Dr. Frasier Winslow Crane, M.D., Ph.D., A.P.A. is a fictional character on the American television sitcoms Frasier and Cheers. He was played by Kelsey Grammer for 20 years, tying the record for the longest-running character on prime-time American television, which was set by James Arness, who played Marshal Matt Dillon on the show Gunsmoke. Grammer received Emmy Award nominations for portraying Crane on three different NBC shows, including a 1992 guest appearance on Wings. He made 203 appearances on Cheers, all 264 episode appearances on his spin off show Frasier and 1 episode in Wings.

Many of the details of his early life are introduced and elaborated on in the Cheers spinoff, Frasier.

It is established in Frasier that Frasier Winslow Crane was born in Seattle to Hester Rose Crane (née Palmer), a psychiatrist, and Martin Crane (John Mahoney), a police detective. The Crane family background is Russian,British German,and French.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Frasier Crane."
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