Theodore is played by American actor and producer Craig T Nelson. He is best recognized for his parts in the movies Poltergeist, The Incredibles, and The Devil’s Advocate as well as the television series Coach.
Craig T Nelson Biography
After high school, he pursued his education at Central Washington University. He transferred to Yakima Valley College after failing out of Central Washington University, where his theater instructor, Mr. Brady, encouraged him to pursue acting as a career. After graduating from the institution, he pursued a scholarship to study drama at the University of Arizona.
In order to pursue an acting career, he dropped out of school in 1969 and relocated to Hollywood, altering his middle name to “Theodore” because the Screen Actors Guild already had a Craig Richard Nelson.
Craig T Nelson Age
Nelson was born on April 4, 1944, in Spokane, Washington, U.S. He is [agecalc birthdate=1944-04-04]
Craig T Nelson Family
Nelson was the son of businessman Armand Gilbert Nelson (1900-1964) and ballerina Vera Margaret Nelson (née Spindler; 1906-1971).
In high school, he participated in a variety of sports, including basketball, baseball, and football.
Craig T Nelson Wife
In 1987, Craig wed Doria Cook-Nelson. In addition to writing for a living, teaching karate and tai chi, and serving as the head of a martial arts organization, Doria is a former actress who appeared in the musical Mame.
Craig T Nelson Actor
In several TV episodes and movies during the 1970s, Nelson began his acting career. His performances as Steve Freeling in the 1982 horror film “Poltergeist” and Hayden Fox in the TV sitcom “Coach”—for which he won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series—brought him considerable acclaim in the 1980s.
Nelson has a background in acting, but he has also voiced characters in well-known animated films including “The Incredibles” (2004) and “Monsters University” (2013).
Nelson is still acting in both films and TV shows; his most recent projects include 2018’s “Book Club” and “Young Sheldon” TV episodes.
Craig T Nelson Coach
The television series “Coach” gave Craig T. Nelson, an American actor, the character of Hayden Fox. From 1989 through 1997, a collegiate football coach came to Minnesota to take the helm of the Minnesota State Screaming Eagles, a fictional college football team. The show documented his journey over the course of its nine-season run.
Nelson won the 1992 Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his work as Coach Fox. For his work on the show, he was nominated for three Golden Globes.
In addition to “Coach,” Nelson has had a prosperous career in cinema and television. He has starred in films including “Poltergeist,” “All the Right Moves,” and “The Incredibles,” as well as on TV shows like “Parenthood” and “Grace and Frankie.”
Craig T Nelson’s Net Worth
The American actor is believed to have an estimated net worth of $20 million.
Craig T Height
Nelson is believed to stand at a height of 1.92 m.