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Real Life Bio
Name: Rob Morrow
Birthday: September 21, 1962
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York
College: Unknown
Family: Wife Debbon Ayer, 1 Child
Bio Story
Rob Morrow is best known for his critically acclaimed portrayal of New York doctor-gone-Alaska, Joel Fleischman, on the hit television series, "Northern Exposure" which aired in 1990 and garnered him two Golden Globe and three Emmy Award nominations for "Best Actor in a Dramatic Series." A native New Yorker, Rob began his theater career working for Tom O'Horgan and Norman Mailer. Since then, he has been committed to the theater as a founding member of the nonprofit ensemble Naked Angels, along with Marisa Tomei, Fisher Stevens, Ron Rifkin and Nancy Travis, among others. He has also appeared in "Third Street," at the Circle Repertory Theatre and London's West End production of "Birdy." Rob is on the Board of Directors of Project ALS. Co-founded by Jenifer Estess, who was diagnosed with ALS in 1997, Project ALS is committed to funding the research necessary for finding effective treatments and a cure for people living with ALS, a fatal neuromuscular disease.
Bio Facts
  • Was an extra on SNL as a jury member in court skit with Rodney Dangerfield as host.
  • Rob got married to actress Debbon Ayer in 1998
  • Daughter Tu Simone Ayer Morrow born 4-25-01
  • Son of Murray Morrow, an industrial lighting manufacturer, and Diane Morrow.
  • Rob's parents divorced when he was 9
  • Published a book of original photographs called "Northern Exposures"
  • An independent film, "Maze", that he wrote, directed and co-produced with wife Debbie" won the audience choice honerable mention award at Cinequest at the San Jose' Film Festival in March 2001 and it also won the AFI Fest New Directions Award - Special Mention.

"Numb3rs" (2005) - TV Series
Going Shopping (2004) - Miles
Night's Noontime (2002) - Dr. William Minor
The Emperor's Club
(2002) - James Ellerby
The Guru (2002) - Goldstein - aka Gourou et les femmes, Le (France)
"Street Time" (2002) TV Series - Kevin Hunter
Jenifer (2001) (TV) - Dr. Richard Feldman
Labor Pains (2000) - Ryan Keene
Sam the Man (2000) - Daniel Lenz
Maze (2000) .... Lyle Maze - aka Touched (USA)
The Thin Blue Lie (2000) (TV) - Jonathan Neumann
Other Voices (2000) - Jeff
"Nearly Yours" (1999) TV Series
Into My Heart (1998) - Ben
Only Love (1998) (TV) - Matthew Heller
The Day Lincoln Was Shot (1998) (TV) - John Wilkes Booth
Mother (1996/II) - Jeff Henderson
Last Dance (1996) - Rick Hayes
Quiz Show (1994) - Dick Goodwin
"Northern Exposure" (1990) TV Series - Dr. Joel Fleischman
"Tattingers" (1989) TV Series - Marco Bellini - aka Nick & Hillary
Private Resort (1985) - Ben

Director Filmography
"Joan of Arcadia" (2003) TV Series (episode 119 "Do the Math")
"Street Time" (2002) TV Series (episode 113 "Follow the Money") (episode 203 "Lockdown") (episode 210 "Hostage")
Maze (2000) - aka Touched (USA)
"Oz" (1997) TV Series (episode "Laws of Gravity" 2002)
The Silent Alarm (1993)
Writer Filmography
Maze (2000) (also story) - aka Touched (USA)
The Silent Alarm (1993)
Writer Filmography
Maze (2000) (producer) - aka Touched (USA)
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