Richard Kind

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Richard Kind
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Biographical informations
Birth name Richard Bruce Kind
Birth (1956-11-22) November 22, 1956 (age 62)
Trenton, New Jersey, USA
Nationality American
Informations about family
Spouse Dana Stanley (1999-present; 3 children)
Professional informations
Occupation Actor
Years active 1985—present
Stargate universe-related informations
Related film(s)/series Stargate
Stargate Atlantis
Occupation in Stargate Actor
Character(s) Gary Meyers (Stargate)
Lucius Lavin (SGA)

Richard John Kind (born November 22, 1956) is an American actor known for his roles in the sitcoms Mad About You (as Dr. Mark Devanow) and Spin City (as Paul Thomas Lassiter).

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Kind was born to a Jewish family, in Trenton, New Jersey, the son of Alice, a homemaker, and Samuel Kind, a jeweler who formerly owned La Vake's Jewelry in Princeton, NJ.[1] Together with his younger sister, Joanne, he grew up in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Richard attended Pennsbury High School with fellow thespian, Robert Curtis-Brown. Kind is a 1974 graduate of Pennsbury High School and a 1978 graduate of Northwestern University where he was in the fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon. He is also an alumnus of The Second City Chicago and lives in Santa Monica.


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  1. "Richard Kind Biography (1956-)". NetIndustries. Retrieved 2009-08-13. 
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