Roger Bart is a Tony Award-winning actor, best known for his work in the 1999 revival of You’re a Good Man, CharlieBrown. Not to mention, Bart is also an excellent singer who has sung for various series and movies.
The actor is not only best in his professional career but is also in his personal life. As of now, he is a loving father and a devoted husband. To know more about him read the article below as we discuss more his personal life, career, and so on.
Here are some facts about the award-winning actor first.
Roger Bart: Quick Facts
September 29, 1962
Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
5 feet 11 inches(180 cm)
Early Life and Education
The Tony Award-winning actor Roger Bart was born on September 29, 1962, in Norwalk, Connecticut, the United States of America. He is American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Similarly, Bart’s mother was a teacher, and his father was a chemical engineer. He is also the nephew of Peter Bart who is a well-known journalist. However, except for this information, there is no detail on his parents, including their names and whereabouts.
Since he spent most of his childhood in Bernardsville, New Jersey, he completed his early education from Bernards High School in 1980. Later he enrolled in Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. Likewise, he graduated with a degree in Acting in 1985.
Roger Bart: How old is he? Age and Height
Born in the year 1962, the talented actor is now 57 years old. He celebrated his recent birthday on the 29th of September this year. Also, his zodiac sign is Libra. And people born under this sign are known to excel in arts such as acting.
Not only is he talented but also possesses decent looks with short brown hair and eyes. Similarly, he stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches(180 cm) with his mesomorph physique. But as of now, Bart has not disclosed any details regarding his weight and other measurements.
Professional Career: Movies and TV Shows
After graduation, it took two years for Bart to start his acting career. He made his debut as a theatre actor from the 1987 ‘Broadway’ production of Big River as Tom Sawyer. One of his remarkable performance was in 1999. You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, where he played the role of Snoopy.
Likewise, his other Broadway works include productions such as Big River(1985-1987), The Secret Garden(1992-1994), King David(1997), Triumph of Love(1997-1998), The Frogs(2004), Young Frankenstein(2007,2010), Disaster(2019), and many more.
After showcasing his skill as an actor, there was no lack of opportunities for him. He was mostly seen in the television shows between the year 1994 and 2005. He made his small-screen debut from the 1994 show, The George Carlin Show where he played the role of Ron Blessington.
Moreover, his other works include Law & Order(2000), Bram and Alice(2002), Desperate Housewives(2005-2006,2007,2012), The Lost Room(2006), CSI: Miami(2010), Traffic Light(2011), Grimm(2012), Perception(2012), Revenge(2012-2015), How I Met Your Mother(2013-2014), Modern Family(2015), Quantico(2018), Elementary(2018), and many more.
Later in 2004, Bart was cast in a movie remake of the TV series ‘The Stepford Wives’ where he played the role of Roger Bannister. His commendable acting can be seen in other major works including Spy School(2008), A Green Story(2012), Last Vegas(2013), Trumbo(2015), Internet Famous(2016), and few others.
Awards and Achievements
For his outstanding performance and dedication, Bart has won many awards and accolades. Likewise, the actor won a Tony Award and Drama Desk Award in 1999 for his exceptional performance in the musical ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’.
In 1998, he was nominated for the ‘Online Film & Television Association Award’ in the Best Music, Original Song for ‘Go the Distance’ from Disney’s Hercules. Moreover, Bart also bagged DVD Exclusive Award nomination for the Best Original Song for ‘A World Without Fences‘ in 2001.
Likewise, in 2006, Roger won the ‘Screen Actors Guild Award’ for ‘Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series’. He received the award for his role in the Desperate Housewives.
Roger Bart: Married, Wife, and Children
As mentioned above, Roger is a married man. He is happily married to his wife, Hoda Kotb. Similarly, the couple has two beautiful children- a daughter Ali Kendall and a son named, Eller Bart.
His daughter Ali is also an actress who gained fame after appearing in the movie Before the Sun Goes Down. Unfortunately, the couple did not last long and parted ways due to some misunderstanding.
After that, the talented actor began dating Trisha Bart from March 2013. However, their relationship could not last long as the lovely duo parted ways in October 2015. As of now, the 57-year-old actor seems to be living a single life.
Net worth and Income
As of 2019, the American actor has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Though he has not disclosed all of his information regarding his income and assets, there’s no doubt that he must be earning an impressive amount from his career.