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Drew Carey

Actor and Comedian Drew Carey
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Profession: Actor and Comedian

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Drew Carey first made a name for himself as a stand-up comedian in the 1980s.

He is most famous though for starring in his own sitcom, "The Drew Carey Show," and serving as host of the U.S. version of the improv comedy show "Whose Line Is It Anyway?", both of which aired on ABC.

Born: May 23, 1958
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Age: 62 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini

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