David Hyde Pierce

Pierce, David Hyde

David Hyde Pierce is an American actor and comedian, known as psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on NBC’s Frasier, for which he won four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor. Other television credits include Frank Prady on CBS’ The Good Wife and Associate Professor Henry Neumann in the Netflix miniseries Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp.

Film credits include Wet Hot American Summer, A Bug’s Life, Nixon, Sleepless in Seattle, Addams Family Values, and The Fisher King.

Theatre credits include his Broadway debut as Andrew in Beyond Therapy (Brooks Atkinson Theatre), Vanya in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (John Golden Theatre), Elomire in La Bête (Music Box Theatre), Steven Gaye in Accent on Youth (Samuel J. Friedman Theatre), Lieutenant Frank Cioffi in Curtains (Al Hirschfeld Theatre), Sir Robin/Others in Spamalot (Shubert Theatre), and Peter Patrone in The Heidi Chronicles (Plymouth Theatre); and Off-Broadway, in The Landing (Vineyard Theatre).