Oliver Platt was born in Windsor, Ontario, to American parents, Sheila Maynard, a social worker, and Nicholas Platt, a career diplomat. His parents were both from upper-class families, and his maternal great-grandmother, Cynthia Roche, was the sister of Princess Diana's maternal grandfather, Maurice Roche.Platt spent his childhood in Washington DC, Asia, and the middle east. Oliver graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Drama in 1983 from Tufts University. He then trained at Shakespeare & Co. with Kristine Linklater.
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 13 nominations.
|Fargo||Stavros Milos 5 episodes, 2014||2014-04-15|
|Sofia the First||Unknown||2012-11-18|
|Prophets of Science Fiction||Unknown||2011-11-09|
|The Big C||Paul Jamison 40 episodes, 2010-2013||2010-08-16|
|Bored to Death||Unknown||2009-09-20|
|The Good Wife||Unknown||2009-09-22|
|The Bronx Is Burning||George Steinbrenner 8 episodes, 2007||2007-07-01|
|Huff||Russell Tupper 25 episodes, 2004-2006||2004-11-07|
|Dinner for Five||Unknown||2001-07-06|
|The West Wing||Unknown||1999-09-22|
|The Tonight Show with Jay Leno||Unknown||1992-05-25|
|American Experience||Self - Narrator / ... 26 episodes, 2012-2018||1988-10-04|