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Newbern, George 1964–

NEWBERN, George 1964–

PERSONAL

Born December 10, 1964, in Little Rock, AR; son of David (a radiologist) and Betty (a Spanish teacher); married Marietta DePrima (an actress), 1990; children: Emma. Education: Studied at the Minneapolis Children's Theatre; Northwestern University, bachelor's degree in speech, 1986; attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England.

Addresses:

Agent—The Gersh Agency, 232 North Canon Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Manager—Evolution Entertainment, 901 North Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90038.

Career:

Actor. Appeared in commercials.

CREDITS

Film Appearances:

Woody, My Little Girl, Hemdale Releasing, 1986.

Dan Lynch, Adventures in Babysitting (also known as A Night on the Town), Buena Vista, 1987.

Uptown, Paramedics, Vestron Pictures, 1987.

Siegenthaler, Switching Channels, TriStar, 1988.

Travis Rogers, It Takes Two (also known as My New Car), United Artists, 1988.

Bryan MacKenzie, Father of the Bride, Buena Vista, 1991.

Mike, Little Sister (also known as Mister Sister), InterStar Releasing/Pangea Film Group, 1992.

Bryan MacKenzie, Father of the Bride Part II, Buena Vista, 1995.

Voice of Theodore Rex, Theodore Rex (also known as T. Rex), New Line Cinema, 1995.

Jordan, Far Harbor (also known as Mr. Spreckman's Boat), Castle Hill Productions, 1996.

Tommy Horton, The Evening Star, Paramount, 1996.

Ian Wickham, Friends & Lovers, Lions Gate Films, 1999.

Television Appearances; Series:

Everett Rutledge, Working Girl, NBC, 1990.

Voice of Ren, The Pirates of Darkwater (animated; also known as Dark Water), ABC, 1991–93.

Mike Hansen, The Boys Are Back, CBS, 1994–95.

Sean, a recurring role, Courthouse, CBS, 1995.

Dr. Scott Frank, a recurring role, Chicago Hope, CBS, 1997–98.

Robert "Ditto" Roberts III, Bull, TNT, 2000.

Voice of Clark Kent/Superman, Justice League (animated; also known as JL, JLA, Justice League of America, and The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure), Cartoon Network, 2001–2004.

Owen Frank, Providence, NBC, 2002.

Voice of Clark Kent/Superman, Justice League: Unlimited (animated), Cartoon Network, 2004—.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Deserting Union soldier, The Blue and the Gray, CBS, 1982.

Astronaut Stu Roosa, From the Earth to the Moon, HBO, 1998.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Bart Holton and Matt, "Double Switch," The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 1987.

Dr. Thomas Mason, Doorways, 1993.

Patrick Highsmith, Doppelganger (also known as Doppelganger: The Evil Within), Sci–Fi Channel, 1993.

Wedge, Torch Song (also known as Judith Krantz's "Torch Song"), ABC, 1993.

Bennett, I Spy Returns, CBS, 1994.

Marc, A Part of the Family, Lifetime, 1994.

Phillip Tyler, Witness to the Execution, NBC, 1994.

Joe, Twice upon a Time, Lifetime, 1998.

Christian Nelson, The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn, CBS, 1999.

Tom, If These Walls Could Talk 2, HBO, 2000.

Jimmy Adams, Sons of Mistletoe (also known as Un Noel pas comme les autres), CBS, 2001.

Dr. Nick Townsend, Buffalo Dreams, The Disney Channel, 2005.

Television Appearances; Specials:

The Designing Women Special: Their Finest Hour, CBS, 1990.

Host, The All–American Thanksgiving Day Parade, CBS, 1994.

Will Patterson, Gold Fever (documentary), PBS, 1997.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Eric, "My Brother's Keeper," Family Ties, NBC, 1986.

Payne McIlroy, "Julia's Son," Designing Women, CBS, 1986.

Payne McIlroy, "I'll Be Home for Christmas," Designing Women, CBS, 1987.

Payne McIlroy, "Payne Grows Up," Designing Women, CBS, 1990.

Payne McIlroy, "Payne Comes Home," Designing Women, CBS, 1992.

"Guess Who's Coming to Earth/The Evil Brian," The Adventures of Hyperman (animated), CBS, 1995.

Michael Burns, "Amazing Grace," Promised Land, CBS, 1997.

Michael Burns, "Amazing Grace: Parts 1 & 2," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1997.

Ryan Unger, "Stream of Consciousness," The Outer Limits, Showtime and syndicated, 1997.

Walter, "Planely Possible," Perversions of Science, HBO, 1997.

Danny, "The One Where Ross Moves In," Friends, NBC, 1998.

Danny, "The One with the Inappropriate Sister," Friends, NBC, 1998.

Danny, "The One with the Yeti," Friends, NBC, 1998.

Voice of Clark Kent/Superman, "Toys in the Hood," Static Shock (animated), The WB, 2003.

Dr. Allen Konigsberg, "Loose Lips," Boston Legal, ABC, 2004.

Dr. Todd Coombs, "Bloodlines," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as CSI), CBS, 2004.

Appeared as Brett Dillon in an episode of Bob, CBS; appeared as Boyle in "The Song of Poland," an unaired episode of The Brotherhood of Poland, N.H., CBS; appeared as Zachary Easton in "The Fifth," an unaired episode of The Lyon's Den, NBC.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Detective Robert McKay, Poochinski, NBC, 1990.

Alan Fenwick, Fenway, Fox, 1996.

Dr. Andrew Brody, L.A. Med, ABC, 1997.

Dave, Cupid, ABC, 1998.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in various productions, including summer productions of the Children's Theatre Company, Minneapolis, MN.

RECORDINGS

Video Games:

Voice of Meyvn Nooj, Final Fantasy X–2 (also known as Fainaru fantajii X–2), Square Enix, 2003.

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