Oliver Platt

Biography: Oliver Platt was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. His place of birth is often reported as Washington because that is where his parents resided at the time. His parents are Sheila Maynard, a former clinical social worker in Islamabad, and Nicholas Platt who served as the U.S. Ambassador to Zambia, the Philippines, and Pakistan. Oliver is the middle child of three sons. His older brother Adam is a writer for New York Magazine and his younger brother Nicholas Jr. is a publishing executive.

Due to his father's diplomatic career, Oliver Platt's family moved to many different places, including the Middle and Far East, and he attended many different schools. In 1983, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Drama from Tufts University, Massachusetts. In September 1992, Oliver Platt married Mary Camilla Bonsal Campbell at the First Congregational Church in Kittery Point, Maine. Camilla Campbell works as a freelance assistant producer of documentary films in New
Oliver Platt was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. His place of birth is often reported as Washington because that is where his parents resided at the time. His parents are Sheila Maynard, a former clinical social worker in Islamabad, and Nicholas Platt who served as the U.S. Ambassador to Zambia, the Philippines, and Pakistan. Oliver is the middle child of three sons. His older brother Adam is a writer for New York Magazine and his younger brother Nicholas Jr. is a publishing executive.

Due to his father's diplomatic career, Oliver Platt's family moved to many different places, including the Middle and Far East, and he attended many different schools. In 1983, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Drama from Tufts University, Massachusetts.

In September 1992, Oliver Platt married Mary Camilla Bonsal Campbell at the First Congregational Church in Kittery Point, Maine. Camilla Campbell works as a freelance assistant producer of documentary films in New York. They have three children, Lili (born in 1994), George (born in 1997), and Claire (born in 1999).
Oliver Platt is mainly a movie actor and says that he enjoys playing interesting supporting roles. His major tv credits include the Award-winning role as Russell Tupper in Huff and recurring roles in The West Wing and Bored To Death.
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Oliver Platt's Scores

Average career score: 52
Highest Metascore: 89 The Tale of The Princess Kaguya
Lowest Metascore: 23 Ready to Rumble
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 44
  2. Negative: 12 out of 44
44 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
25 Shut In Nov 11, 2016 Cast / Principal Cast / Dr. Wilson 3.2
27 Mortdecai Jan 23, 2015 Cast 3.4
28 A Merry Friggin' Christmas Nov 7, 2014 Hobo Santa 5.8
25 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return May 9, 2014 Wiser / Wiser The Owl 5.3
29 CZ12 Oct 18, 2013 Lawrence Morgan 1.2
34 Year One Jun 19, 2009 High Priest 4.7
38 Don't Say a Word Sep 28, 2001 Dr. Louis Sachs 8.1
23 Ready to Rumble Apr 7, 2000 Jimmy King 8.7
36 Three to Tango Oct 22, 1999 Peter Steinberg 8.7
34 Lake Placid Jul 16, 1999 Hector Cyr 5.9
35 Indecent Proposal Apr 7, 1993 Jeremy 8.5