Oliver Platt Biography
Oliver Platt ( born Oliver James Platt ) is a Canadian-born American actor who is most known for his role as Dr. Daniel Charles on Chicago Med from 2015 until the present. She’s also appeared in ‘The Ice Harvest’ and ‘Casanova,’ the latter of which earned him a nomination from the Boston Society of Film Critics.
Oliver Platt Career
In 1988, Oliver James Platt made his cinematic debut as Ed Benitez in the comedy picture “Married to the Mob.” That year, he also starred in the film ‘Working Girl’ as well as in one episode of ‘Miami Vice’. He appeared in the films ‘Flatliners,’ ‘Beethoven,’ and ‘The Three Musketeers’ in the early 1990s. In the years that followed, he landed roles in films such as ‘The Impostors’ and ‘Dr. Dolittle.’ In the latter, he was nominated for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for his performance as Dr. Mark Weller. Platt starred as Wallace Benton in the short-lived sitcom ‘Deadline’ in 2000 and 2001. He was cast in the serial political drama ‘The West Wing’ soon after.
In 2003, he joined the cast of ‘Queens Supreme,’ a courtroom drama. In 2005, he starred as an unhappy entrepreneur with a trophy wife and two stepchildren in the comedic thriller ‘The Ice Harvest,’ in which he became entangled with a friend who stole $2 million from a Mafia lord. In the years that followed, he appeared in the dramas ‘The Bronx Is Burning’ and ‘Nip/Tuck.’ The actor starred in the comedy series ‘Bored to Death’ from 2009 until 2011. During this time, he also played the “Man in Black Suit” in the X-Men sequel ‘X-Men: First Class.’ In 2010, Platt was cast in the series ‘The Big C’ as Paul Jamison. Two years later, he co-starred in the comedy with Leighton Meester and Hugh Laurie.
In 2014, he had recurring parts on the programs “Fargo” and “The Good Wife.” He debuted as Dr. Daniel Charles in the drama series ‘Chicago’ in 2015. He played Dr. Perez in the supernatural horror film ‘The 9th Life of Louis Drax’ a year later. In 2004, Oliver James Platt was cast in the television series ‘Huff’ as Russell Tupper. He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and a Primetime Emmy Award for his performance in the role, which he played until 2006. In 2005, he played the lard trader in Lasse Hallström’s romantic film ‘Casanova,’ in which he competed with the title figure for Francesca’s hand in marriage.
Oliver Platt Age
How old is Oliver? Platt is 62 years old as of 2022. He was born Oliver James Platt on January 12, 1960, in Windsor, Canada. He celebrates his birthday on the 12th of January every year.
Oliver Platt Education
In Carbondale, Colorado, Platt attended Colorado Rocky Mountain School, a progressive boarding school. At Tufts University, Platt majored in theatre.
Oliver Platt Nationality | Ethnicity
What ethnicity is Platt? he belongs to the White ethnicity/heritage, he was born in Windsor, Canada. The famous actor holds Canadian American nationality and citizenship by birth.
Oliver Platt Height
How tall is Platt? Platt stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches tall.
Oliver Platt Family | Parents
Who are Oliver Platt’s parents? Platt was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, the son of American clinical social worker, Sheila Maynard, and Nicholas Platt, a career diplomat who served as U.S. ambassador to Pakistan, Zambia, and the Philippines. He has an older brother, Adam Platt, who is a New York magazine restaurant critic and also has a younger brother named Nicholas Platt, Jr. They returned to the United States when Platt was barely three months old. He is a second cousin once removed of late Diana, Princess of Wales, through his great-great-grandparents, Frances Ellen Work and MP James Roche.
Cynthia Roche, a socialite, and Arthur Scott Burden, an equestrian, were his maternal great-grandparents. Charles A. Platt, a well-known artist, was his paternal great-grandfather. Lawyer Joseph Hodges Choate and General Robert Shaw Oliver were his great-great-grandparents.
Oliver Platt Wife | Married
Is Oliver Platt married? James Platt is happily married to Mary Camilla Bonsal Campbell since September 1992. The two have three kids: Lily, George, and Clare.
Oliver Platt Children
The couple is blessed to have three amazing kids Lily was born in 1995 and his son, George, was born in 1997. Clare his elder daughter was born in 1999.
Oliver Platt Net Worth
How much is Oliver worth? Platt has an estimated net worth of 4 million which he has earned through being a film, television, and stage actor.
Oliver Platt TV Shows and Movies
Oliver Platt Movies
- 2020; I’m Thinking of Ending Things
- 2017; Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
- 2016; The Cleanse
- 2016; The Ticket
- 2016; The 9th Life of Louis Drax
- 2016; Shut In
- 2016; Rules Don’t Apply
- 2015; Frank and Cindy
- 2015; One More Time
- 2014; Chef
- 2014; Kill the Messenger
- 2014; Cut Bank
- 2014; A Merry Friggin’ Christmas;
- 2013; Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return
- 2013; The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
Oliver Platt TV Shows
- 2017; Chicago Justice
- 2015, 2017; Modern Family
- 2015–present; Chicago Med
- 2015–2017; Chicago Fire
- 2015–2016; Chicago P.D.
- 2015; The Good Wife
- 2015; Bessi
- 2014, 2017; Sofia the First
- 2014; Fargo
- 2012–2018; American Experience
- 2010–2013; The Big C
- 2009–2011; Bored to Death
- 2007–2008; Nip/Tuck
- 2007; The Thick of It