Kevin Chamberlin
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Kevin Chamberlin




November 25, 1963 (age 55)

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Kevin Chamberlin (born November 25, 1963) is an American actor who is best known for portraying Bertram on the Disney Channel Original Series, JESSIE.



Chamberlin was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and raised in Moorestown Township, New Jersey, moving there as a nine-year-old. Chamberlin graduated from Rutgers University's Mason Gross School of the Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting.


Chamberlin has been nominated for Drama Desk and Tony Awards for Dirty Blonde (as Charlie), Seussical (as Horton), and The Addams Family (as Uncle Fester). Additional Broadway theatre credits include My Favorite Year, Triumph of Love, Abe Lincoln in Illinois, Chicago, and The Ritz. He also appeared in the 1999 gay-themed movie Trick.

He also appeared in Die Hard with a Vengeance as an enthusiastic NYPD bomb removal expert. In Lucky Number Slevin, he again had a supporting role as a New York police officer. Chamberlin's most recent work includes the role of Aron Malsky in the NBC primetime series Heroes.

Chamberlin previously appeared as Uncle Fester in the musical The Addams Family, a role for which he won a Audience Award for Favorite Performance by a Featured Actor in a Broadway Musical.[2] Brad Oscar replaced him in the role of Uncle Fester on March 8, 2011.[3]

In Fall 2011 Chamberlin will star in the Disney Channel Original Series Jessie as a mean and lazy butler, Bertram.

In the Summer 2013 Chamberlin stars along with Ross Lynch and Maia Michell in the Disney Channel Original Movie Teen Beach Movie as a scientist.


  1. ^ Gardner, Amanda. "THEATER; Tony Awards' New Jersey Ties", The New York Times, July 23, 2008.
  2. ^ Jones, Kenneth (2009-07-22). "Addams Family Musical Finds a Broadway Home". Playbill. Retrieved 2009-07-23.
  3. ^ Jones, Kenneth."Brad Oscar Will Play Uncle Fester in Addams Family; Blickenstaff, Grupper, Potter Join Cast", February 4, 2011.
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