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George Segal

 
Birth Place:
Great Neck, NY, USA
Bio:
After college and the army, Segal studied at The Actors Studio with Lee Strasberg and Uta Hagen and got a job as an understudy in the 1956 off-Broadway production of The Iceman Cometh starring Jason Robards. He appeared in Antony and Cleopatra for Joseph Papp and joined an improvisational group ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: February 13, 1934 (88)

Birth Place: Great Neck, NY, USA

Bio:
After college and the army, Segal studied at The Actors Studio with Lee Strasberg and Uta Hagen and got a job as an understudy in the 1956 off-Broadway production of The Iceman Cometh starring Jason Robards. He appeared in Antony and Cleopatra for Joseph Papp and joined an improvisational group ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Serge [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Andrew Makepeace Ladd III [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1985
Maish Resnick
  [Off-Broadway]
1964
Tolen
  [Broadway]
1963
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1963
Performer
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1962
Performer
  [Broadway]
1961
Purah
Gideon (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1959
Performer

Photos

Carrie Fisher, George Segal and Penny Marshall photographed on November 1, 1987 in Ne Photo

Carrie Fisher, George Segal and Penny Marshall photographed on November 1, 1987 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/20/2018
Alan Bergman, Bill Clinton,  George Segal, Michael Douglas, Ben Stiller, Barbra Strei Photo

Alan Bergman, Bill Clinton, George Segal, Michael Douglas, Ben Stiller, Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson, Amy Irving, Tony Bennett, Blythe Danner & Pierce Brosnan

From: 
Date:
04/23/2013
Alan Bergman, Bill Clinton,  George Segal, Michael Douglas, Ben Stiller, Barbra Strei Photo

Alan Bergman, Bill Clinton, George Segal, Michael Douglas, Ben Stiller, Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson, Amy Irving, Tony Bennett, Blythe Danner & Pierce Brosnan

From: 
Date:
04/23/2013
Alan Bergman, Bill Clinton,  George Segal, Michael Douglas, Ben Stiller, Barbra Strei Photo

Alan Bergman, Bill Clinton, George Segal, Michael Douglas, Ben Stiller, Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson, Amy Irving, Tony Bennett, Blythe Danner & Pierce Brosnan

From: 
Date:
04/23/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Serge [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Andrew Makepeace Ladd III [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1985
Maish Resnick

  [Off-Broadway]
1964
Tolen

  [Broadway]
1963
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1963
Performer

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1962
Performer

  [Broadway]
1961
Purah

Gideon (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1959
Performer

George Segal Biography

After college and the army, Segal studied at The Actors Studio with Lee Strasberg and Uta Hagen and got a job as an understudy in the 1956 off-Broadway production of The Iceman Cometh starring Jason Robards. He appeared in Antony and Cleopatra for Joseph Papp and joined an improvisational group called The Premise, which performed at a Bleecker Street coffeehouse and whose ranks included Buck Henry and Theodore J. Flicker.

Segal continued to perform on Broadway with roles in Gideon (1961-62) by Paddy Chayefsky, which ran for 236 performances, as well as Rattle of a Simple Man (1963), an adaptation of a British hit, with Tammy Grimes and Edward Woodward.

Some of his most acclaimed roles are in films such as Ship of Fools (1965), King Rat (1965), Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967), Where's Poppa? (1970), The Hot Rock (1972), Blume in Love (1973), A Touch of Class (1973), California Split (1974), For the Boys (1991), and Flirting with Disaster (1996).




George Segal News

An Exhibition Exploring A Pivotal Three-Year Period In The History Of Art And Culture Photo An Exhibition Exploring A Pivotal Three-Year Period In The History Of Art And Culture In NYC Opens July 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 24, 2022

The Jewish Museum will present New York: 1962-1964 , an exhibition that explores a pivotal three-year period in the history of art and culture in New York City, examining how artists living and working in New York responded to their rapidly changing world.

BWW Review: Will the Asolo Rep's HAIR, set during the Age of Aquarius, Succeed in the Photo BWW Review: Will the Asolo Rep's HAIR, set during the Age of Aquarius, Succeed in the Age of Covid?
by Peter Nason - Dec 19, 2021

Although edited heavily for brevity, it's like a giant kaleidoscopic jigsaw puzzle that comes to life before our eyes.

Emily Rauh Pulitzer To Donate 22 Major Works Of Art To The Saint Louis Art Museum Photo Emily Rauh Pulitzer To Donate 22 Major Works Of Art To The Saint Louis Art Museum
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021

The Saint Louis Art Museum today announced the promised gift of 22 works of art from Emily Rauh Pulitzer, continuing a legacy of patronage by the Pulitzer family that dates back more than 90 years.

Stage and Screen Star George Segal Passes Away at 87 Photo Stage and Screen Star George Segal Passes Away at 87
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 24, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that stage and screen star George Segal passed away yesterday following complications during surgery. He was 87 years old. 

38 Special's 'Hold On Loosely' Featured on THE GOLDBERGS Feb. 10 Photo 38 Special's 'Hold On Loosely' Featured on THE GOLDBERGS Feb. 10
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 4, 2021

After performing together for more than four decades,¬†38 SPECIAL¬†will commemorate the 40th¬†anniversary of the release of their hit single, ‚ÄúHold On Loosely‚ÄĚ with a special inclusion as the featured song on an all-new episode of ABC-TV‚Äôs The Goldbergs on Wednesday, February 10 at 8 p.m. ET.

Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick, and Eva Marie Saint Featured in Holiday Episode Of Photo Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick, and Eva Marie Saint Featured in Holiday Episode Of The Pack Podcast
by Stephi Wild - Dec 24, 2020

Tony-winner Matthew Broderick, 4-time Oscar-nominee Annette Bening, and Oscar-winner Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest) are featured in this week's special holiday episode of The Pack Podcast ‚ÄúThe Christmas Letter‚ÄĚ which is available starting today.

Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join Char Photo Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join Charity Performance Series This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020

Emmy-winner Sarah Jessica Parker, Tony-winner Matthew Broderick, 4-time Oscar-nominee Annette Bening, and Oscar-winner Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest) are joining an online spoken word performance series benefitting The Actors Fund & Feeding America.

Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join THE  Photo Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join THE PACK PODCAST in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2020

Emmy-winner Sarah Jessica Parker, Tony-winner Matthew Broderick, 4-time Oscar-nominee Annette Bening, and Oscar-winner Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest) are joining The Pack Podcast, the spoken word series benefitting The Actors Fund & Feeding America.

Margaret Cho, Jackie Hoffman and Maggie Wheeler to Appear in New Episode of THE PACK  Photo Margaret Cho, Jackie Hoffman and Maggie Wheeler to Appear in New Episode of THE PACK PODCAST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2020

Margaret Cho, Jackie Hoffman and Maggie Wheeler appear in this week’s new episode of The Pack Podcast, now up online. The episode 'Sky High' is a fantastical tale of a life coach, her client, and a life-altering sandwich. The spoken word series features star-studded casts performing short comedies by Emmy-nominated & Drama Desk-winner Eugene Pack.

THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL's Caroline Aaron  Joins The Pack Podcast in Special Thanksg Photo THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL's Caroline Aaron Joins The Pack Podcast in Special Thanksgiving Episode
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 27, 2020

Caroline Aaron (Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) joins The Pack Podcast in a special Thanksgiving short comedy Butterball which is now up online.

George Segal Videos

BWW TV: The Goldbergs' Catch a Performance of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREA VideoBWW TV: The Goldbergs' Catch a Performance of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT in this Sneak Peek
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 28, 2018

'The Goldbergs' stars Wendi McLendon-Covey ('Bridesmaids') as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt ('Ratatouille') as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile ('Good Luck Chuck') as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia ('The X Factor') as Erica Goldberg, Sam Lerner as Geoff Schwartz, with George Segal ('Just Shoot Me') as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin ('Curb Your Enthusiasm') as Murray Goldberg.

BWW TV: Watch Ana Gasteyer Sing ANY DREAM WILL DO on this Week's Episode of THE GOLDB VideoBWW TV: Watch Ana Gasteyer Sing ANY DREAM WILL DO on this Week's Episode of THE GOLDBERGS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 28, 2018

'The Goldbergs' stars Wendi McLendon-Covey ('Bridesmaids') as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt ('Ratatouille') as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile ('Good Luck Chuck') as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia ('The X Factor') as Erica Goldberg, Sam Lerner as Geoff Schwartz, with George Segal ('Just Shoot Me') as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin ('Curb Your Enthusiasm') as Murray Goldberg.

BWW Exclusive: Sneak Peek - ABC's THE GOLDBERGS Takes On 'Phantom of the Opera'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 28, 2016

ABC's THE GOLDBERGS takes on the longest-running musical on Broadway, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in an all-new episode titled 'The Greatest Musical Ever Written"

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Tasty Boys' on Tonight's THE GOLDBERGS
by - Jan 6, 2016

On tonight's episode of ABC's THE GOLDBERGS titled 'The Tasty Boys,' Murray doesn’t budge when Beverly wants to remodel their kitchen like the Kremps.

BWW TV: Sneak Peek - Ana Gasteyer Guests on CHORUS LINE-Themed Episode of THE GOLDBERGS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 29, 2015

Tomorrow night's episode of ABC's THE GOLDBERGS titled 'A Chorus Lie' features a storyline about the iconic Broadway musical A CHORUS LINE. Broadway vet Ana Gasteyer (WICKED) guests as drama teacher Miss Cinoman

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'You're Under Foot' on Next Episode of THE GOLDBERGS
by - Jan 6, 2014

On tomorrow night's all-new episode of ABC's THE GOLDBERGS titled "You're Under Foot", Pops has grown bored with his day to day life so with a little help from Beverly, Murray convinces him to come to the store with him.

VIDEO: Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Performs PAGLIACCI on CONAN
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 6, 2013

The legendary Carl Reiner stopped by Conan last night - and during his visit, he fulfilled one of his life-long dreams: performing a little bit of opera on live national television. Check out Reiner's brief rendition of PAGLIACCI below!

VIDEO: First Look - New ABC Comedy THE GOLDBERGS
by - Aug 5, 2013

Below, get a first look at the new ABC comedy THE GOLDBERGS. The series debuts Tuesday, September 24, 9:00-9:30 p.m., ET

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Pat Sajak and Joe Moore in CRT's THE ODD COUPLE
by Stage Tube - Jun 22, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) presents a revival of Neil Simon's 1965 comedy classic THE ODD COUPLE starring Wheel of Fortune's Pat Sajak and veteran TV news anchorman Joe Moore -- real life friends since their tour of duty in Vietnam. Performances began June 21 at The Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre at Connecticut Repertory Theatre, directed by Vincent J. Cardinal. The show runs through July 7. Watch a video with highlights from the show below!


George Segal Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has George Segal been in?
George Segal has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has George Segal been in?
George Segal has not appeared in the West End