Paul McCrane

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Actor and Director (1961)
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Paul McCrane, born on January 19, 1961, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the USA, is an American television actor and director.

He got fame and recognization after portraying the role of Frank Berry in the popular 1984 film The Hotel New Hampshire. Besides this, he is also known for appearing in Fame and RoboCop.

Furthermore, McCrane's real name is Paul David McCrane, and his zodiac sign is Capricorn. 

Paul & Dana Married In 1998

Paul McCrane is the husband of Dana McCrane, a jewelry designer. They tied their knot in 1998 in the presence of their family members and close friends. 

Before marriage, the cute couple had been dating for a few years. Their love story started in the Yoga classes and ended with a grand wedding. 

Picture of Paul McCrane and his wife Dana McCrane
Picture of Paul McCrane and his wife Dana McCrane (Image Source: Patrick McMullan)

The romantic couple has lived together for more than twenty-four years, sharing happiness. They are living a happy married life with a mutual understanding and enjoying each other's company. 

Furthermore, we can see the lovely couple's togetherness and happiness on various social media, including TV channels. 

Blessed With Two Children 

The beautiful couple Paul and Dana has been living a parental life since 2000. They have become parents of two lovely children(one son and one daughter). The family of four is living a wonderful life without suffering and worries.

Paul and Dana welcomed their first child William Thomas in October 2000. They were a family of three until another child Noa Catherine McCrane took birth. 

Noa came into this materialistic world in 2004, i.e., after the four years of William's birth.

How Rich Is McCrane?

Paul McCrane earned a net worth of $4 million through his successful acting and directing career. He has been in Hollywood since 1979 and has more than forty years of experience in the acting field. 

Besides that, he has collaborated with many popular brands and TV commercials from where he earned a good amount of money that will eventually add to his wealth. 

Today, McCrane lives a millionaire and comfortable life owning many luxurious things like Agnieszka Grochowska.

About McCrane's Parents

Dogs in the Yard singer Paul is the son of James J. McCrane, Jr and Eileen C. Manyak. His father was an actor and writer, whereas his mother, Eileen, was a nurse. 

Picture of Paul McCrane's mother Eileen C. Manyak
Picture of Paul McCrane's mother Eileen C. Manyak (Image Source: Find A Grave)

Unfortunately, Paul's parents passed away, leaving him with his four siblings. His father, James, died on January 1, 2009, in Newtown, Pennsylvania, whereas his mother, Eileen, left the world on September 24, 2018. 

Has Four Siblings

As mentioned above, McCrane has four lovely siblings with whom he spent his childhood. Three of his four siblings are sisters, and the remaining are his brother.

Maureen McCrane, Barbara McCrane and Deirdre McCrane are his three beautiful sisters, whereas Jim McCrane is his only brother.

However, Paul has not said any sort of information regarding his siblings on any media besides their names.

Did You Know?

  • Paul McCrane performed in his song Is It Okay If I Call You Mine to become one of the stars of the popular film The Fame (1980). 
  • Paul himself wrote the song in high school for his girlfriend. 
  • He recorded a song called Miles From Here for the movie The Fame, but unfortunately, the song was cut out and later added to the soundtrack.
  • Isn't it Amazing? Paul is of Irish and Polish descent and was born exactly on the same date as William Ragsdale. 

Revealing American Actor Details!

All Rise actor Paul is 5 feet 7 inches tall (170 cm) and weighs around 60 kg, which is good according to his size. However, he looks shorter than 170 cm on TV and other social media platforms. 

Picture of Paul McCrane wearing black shirt
Picture of Paul McCrane (Image Source: The Movie Database)

Furthermore, Paul has brown eyes with very short brown hair(almost no hair). He has fair skin, which people admire about him, and he is bald. We can often see him with a short beard.

Educational Qualification

Taking about Paul's educational qualifications, he completed his high school at Holy Ghost Preparatory School, a Catholic college-preparatory high school. 

After that, he went to a drama school in New York named HB Studio to pursue his childhood dream of becoming a successful actor.

Career As A Singer

Besides being an actor and director, Paul is also a singer and has released his song many times. 

Paul not only became popular but also made a good impression on the heart of his fans in a short time, just like Deborah Mailman.

Some of his successful songs are Is It Okay If I Call You Mine, Miles From HereDogs in the YardRed LightNever Alone, Fame and Rain.

IMDb Page Of Paul

Purple Hearts actor Paul's IMDb page includes his biography, awards and nomination, TV shows and movies, trivia, contact info and many more. 

As of today, his IMDb page has fifty-four acting credits. 

Screenshot of Paul McCrane's IMDb profile
Screenshot of Paul McCrane's IMDb profile (Image Source: IMDb)

Besides that, his IMDb page also consists of forty credits as a director, twenty credits as a self, four credits as a soundtrack, three credits as archive footage, two credits as thanks and one credit as a writer and a producer. 

In addition, McCrane has an amazing IMDb profile with hundred and twenty-five credits.

TV Series & Movies 

As mentioned, Paul is known for his remarkable acting and has more than forty years of experience. He has been featured in many popular TV series and movies throughout his acting career. 

Some famous TV series he has appeared in are ERThe OfferHarry's LawAll RiseLaw & OrderCop Rock, The X-Files, and Citizen Bains. All of the mentioned TV series have good ratings on IMDb. 

Paul has not only appeared in TV series but has also given many successful and blockbusters movies to Hollywood. His notable works include FamePurple HeartsThe Blob, RoboCopThe PortraitThe Last Producer and Eye for an Eye

Won Primetime Emmy Award

Rain singer Paul McCrane has inspired and won the hearts of many people through his perfection and dedication in the acting field. Not only this, but he has also received many prestigious awards. 

In 2011, he won the "Primetime Emmy Award " for his role in Harry's Law. Besides that, he has won many awards, such as the "Icon Award" and "Screen Actors Guild Award."

Moreover, he was nominated for one of the most prestigious awards named "TheGrammy Award " in the Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special category. 

Interviewed By Entertainment Weekly

If you don't know about Entertainment Weekly, let us inform you that it is an American digital-only entertainment magazine based in New York City. It also has its own Youtube channel and has taken interviews with many celebrities. 

Entertainment Weekly has also interviewed McCrane. According to IMDb, the interview was taken by Kristen Baldwin on March 12, 1999. 

We can also see other interviews taken by various media channels on Youtube. There are numerous videos of McCrane's interview.

Social Media 

Unlike other celebrities, Eye for an Eye actor Paul McCrane is not active on social media such as Facebook and Instagram. However, he rarely uses Twitter and has only one photo on his account.

His Twitter username goes by @pmcpmc, where he has more than 1K followers. He joined Twitter in June 2009, and as mentioned above, he hasn't shared the pictures except for one.

In addition, we can see numerous accounts with the name of Paul McCrane, which seem fake due to lack of evidence. The accounts could be created by one of his fans. 

 

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