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Stefan Gierasch Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Feb 5, 1926
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001

Stefan Gierasch made his earliest Broadway appearances in comic juvenile roles in such popular fare as Kiss and Tell and [[Feature~V94408~A Hatful of Rain.~ahatfulofrain]] As he matured, Gierasch was afforded meatier assignments in plays like a [[Feature~V94408~Hatful of Rain,~ahatfulofrain]] [[Feature~V74927~Compulsion~compulsion]] and The Iceman Cometh. He made his first film appearance as a preacher in [[Feature~V23961~The Hustler~thehustler]] (1961); subsequent film roles have included murder victim Professor Schreiner in [[Feature~V44757~Silver Streak~silverstreak]] (1974), Principal Norton in [[Feature~V8351~Carrie~carrie]] (1976) and the House Majority Leader in [[Feature~V12481~Dave~dave]] (1993). Stefan Gierasch has been seen on TV as hospital bureaucrat J. Powell Karbo in [[Feature~V112053~AES Hudson Street~streetsong]] (1978) and in the dual role of Professor Woodard and Joshua in the 1991 prime time revival of [[Feature~V248614~Dark Shadows.~darkshadows[tvseries]]] ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi