Steve Guttenberg

Actor + Comedian
Born Aug 24, 1958

Steven Robert "Steve" Guttenberg is an American actor and comedian. He became well known during the 1980s after a series of starring roles in major Hollywood films, including Cocoon, Three Men and a Baby, Police Academy, and Short Circuit.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Steve Guttenberg.


1958 Birth Born on August 24, 1958.


1976 17 Years Old Guttenberg was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Ann Iris (née Newman), a surgical assistant, and Jerome Stanley Guttenberg, an electrical engineer. He has two sisters. He had a Jewish upbringing in North Massapequa, New York, where he graduated from Plainedge High School in 1976 (according to some sources, he transferred to New York City's High School of Performing Arts two years before graduating). … Read More
1977 18 Years Old Guttenberg's first credit (after an uncredited bit part in Rollercoaster) was the starring role in the 1977 California high school comedy The Chicken Chronicles. The picture, set in Beverly Hills in the Spring of 1969, was not a big box-office success, but did become a cult classic after extensive showings on premium cable networks in the United States.
1978 19 Years Old He also appeared in the 1978 film The Boys From Brazil, based on the Ira Levin best seller. … Read More


1979 20 Years Old …  Prior to becoming well known, Guttenberg played the title role in the short-lived 1979 sitcom Billy as a teenage boy with a Walter Mitty complex. … Read More
1988 29 Years Old Guttenberg married model Denise Bixler on September 30, 1988. They separated in June 1991 and were divorced in 1992. … Read More


2005 46 Years Old 1 More Event
He had a recurring role on the 2005-2006 season of the television series Veronica Mars as Woody Goodman, a wealthy businessman and community leader.
He also appeared in According to Jim episode "Two for the Money" in 2008


2011 52 Years Old On December 12, 2011, Guttenberg received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. … Read More
2014 55 Years Old 1 More Event
In Fall 2014, Guttenberg wrapped production on SyFy Channel Lavalantula, scheduled to premiere Summer 2015.
2015 56 Years Old 1 More Event
Guttenberg can be seen on History Channel's 2015 Sons of Liberty (miniseries). … Read More
2016 57 Years Old Guttenberg is involved with charities whose goal is to improve opportunities for the homeless and for young people. In 2016, a trust in Guttenberg's honor was established to provide support services to the homeless population of Los Angeles. … Read More
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