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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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Richard "Rick" O'Connell In Mummy Film Series (1999-2008).
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Brendan James Fraser
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Peter Fraser (Was A Former Journalist Who Worked As A Canadian Foreign Service Officer For The Government Office Of Tourism.)
Carol Mary (née Genereux) (Was A Sales Counselor)
Kevin Fraser, Sean Fraser, Regan Fraser
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Brendan James Fraser ( FRAY-zər; born December 3, 1968) is a Canadian American actor. He portrayed Rick O'Connell in the three-part Mummy film series (1999, 2001, and 2008) and is known for his comedic and fantasy film leading roles in major Hollywood films, such as Encino Man (1992), The Scout (1994), George of the Jungle (1997), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008) and Inkheart (2009). He also starred in numerous dramatic roles, such as Gods and Monsters (1998), The Quiet American (2002), Crash (2004) and Gimme Shelter (2013).
Film And Stage Actor.
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Brendan James Fraser (/ˈfreɪzər/ fray-zər;born December 3, 1968) is a Canadian American film and stage actor. Fraser portrayed Rick O'Connell in the three-part Mummy film series (1999,2001,and 2008), and is known for his comedic and fantasy film leading roles in major Hollywood films, including Encino Man (1992), George of the Jungle (1997), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008), and Inkheart (2009). Has also appeared in numerous dramatic roles, including Gods and Monsters (1998), The Quiet American (2002), Crash (2004), and Gimme Shelter (2013).
Fraser was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, the son of Canadian parents. His mother, Carol Mary (née Genereux), was a sales counselor, and his father, Peter Fraser, was a former journalist who worked as a Canadian foreign service officer for the Government Office of Tourism.His maternal uncle, George Genereux, was the only Canadian to win a gold medal in the 1952 Summer Olympics.Fraser has three older brothers: Kevin, Regan, and Sean.His surname is properly pronounced /ˈfreɪzər/, not /ˈfreɪʒər/.The correct pronunciation of his surname is a running gag in Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, in which his character's surname is pronounced /frɛrəˈʒʊər/. His ancestry includes Irish, Scottish, German, Czech, and French Canadian.
His family moved often during his childhood, living in Eureka, California, Seattle, Ottawa, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. Fraser attended the private boys' boarding school,Upper Canada College, in Toronto. While on vacation in London, Fraser attended his first professional theatrical performance at the West End. He graduated from Seattle's Cornish College of the Arts in 1990.He began acting at a small acting college in New York. He originally planned on attending graduate school in Texas but stopped in Hollywood on his way south and decided to stay in Los Angeles and work in movie productions.
Upper Canada College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (1987) (Left School In Final Year)
B.F.A.,Cornish College Of The Arts, Seattle, Washington, United States
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