Veteran stage actor George Coe was a member of the original Broadway companies of What Makes Sammy Run?, Mame, Company and On the Twentieth Century and has appeared in touring productions of Look Homeward, Angel and Gypsy. In the mini-musical Money, which ran for a year at New York’s famous cabaret Upstairs at the Downstairs, Coe famously played 22 different roles. He has acted in numerous off-Broadway and regional theater productions, most recently at the La Jolla Playhouse, the Long Wharf Theater in The Model Apartment, South Coast Rep and at the Geffen Playhouse in God’s Man in Texas.
Coe’s five decades in television include starring roles in the daytime dramas Somerset, The Doctors and All My Children. His extensive primetime credits include Bones, Numb3rs, Nip/Tuck, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Private Practice,Grey’s Anatomy, Supernatural, Cold Case, Gilmore Girls, Judging Amy, Smallville and The West Wing.
Coe has also appeared in over 30 films including Kramer vs. Kramer, The Stepford Wives, Best Seller, The Mighty Ducks, Big Eden and the classic short film De Düva (The Dove). He most recently appeared as Adam Sandler’s father in Judd Apatow’s comedy Funny People.