Glee character: Russell Fabray
Full name: Gregg Lee Henry
Date of birth: May 6, 1952
Hometown: Lakewood, Colorado
Currently residing in: Los Angeles
Education: University of Washington
Henry has appeared in the films Mean Dog Blues, Just Before Dawn, The Patriot, Payback, Slither, and Body Double. Henry has had recurring parts on the television shows Reasonable Doubts, Gilmore Girls, and The Riches, and he has done guest spots on The Love Boat, Simon & Simon, Remington Steele, Airwolf, Moonlighting, Designing Women, Magnum, P.I., Falcon Crest, Cagney & Lacey, In the Heat of the Night, L.A. Law, Walker, Texas Ranger, Matlock, Chicago Hope, Murder, She Wrote, EZ Streets, Family Law, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Boston Public, Firefly, Enterprise, Judging Amy, and 24. Wow, that's a lot of crime shows! Not to mention that he was on Love Boat. Jealous! Outside of his film and television work, Henry has won thirteen Drama Logue Awards (come on, once you get to 13 of a certain award, you're just showing off!), an L.A. Weekly Award, and the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for his stage work. He is married to Lisa James, a theater director.
Random factoid: Gregg is also a rock, blues, and country musician. Is there anything this guy can't do?