Even though he may not be recognizable as an actor in Hollywood, he has had a long and fulfilling career, during which he has made credits in over 100 films and television shows. Since the beginning of his career in 1987 he has been known for a variety of projects such as Diagnosis: Murder and 18 again! His name? Charlie Schlatter.
His career has consisted of a mixture of live-action productions and dubbing roles, and in addition to his acting career, he has taken on other roles in the film and television production process, all of which are discussed below, including his films and television shows, which range from the best to the worst. Read on to learn more about Charlie Schlatter.
Who is Charlie Schlatter?
Charlie Schlatter was born May 1, 1966, in Englewood, New Jersey. He then grew up in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, where he began his education at Memorial Junior High School. His first experience as an actor in a school play was trying to woo a girl, but he eventually fell in love with the art form as he was cast in the play Oliver!
After graduating from high school, Charlie Schlatter attended Ithaca College, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in fine arts with a major in musical theater. During his time at school, Charlie performed in various plays and finally began his career as an actor shortly after graduation.
He has received awards for over 100 films, television shows, and video games and has been honored with several award nominations for some of his achievements.
His Movies and TV Shows (Best to Worst)
Charlie Schlatter debuted on the big screen in 1988 after he was discovered by a casting director during one of his stage performances. His first appearance was in the film Bright Lights, Big City, in the role of Michael.
That same year he played the characters David Watson and Jack Watson, one of his most iconic roles, in the film 18 Again! In the same year, he also played the lead role in Heartbreak Hotel.
He began his career in the late 1980s and appeared in several projects before the beginning of the new millennium, including the title character in the iconic show Ferris Bueller. Other projects include the Police Academy: mission in Moscow, storm weather, sunset heat, diagnostic murder, and several others.
Around the turn of the 1990s, Charlie Schlatter began to take on many roles as a dubbing actor and became one of the leading names in dubbing. As a dubbing actor, Charlie Schlatter has played several characters in a variety of movies, shows, and video games. He sang several characters in Sonic the Hedgehog, the tadpole in Fish Police, Kevin Levin in Ben 10 and many others.
With over 100 credits, Charlie Schlatter’s filmography includes several works that are considered great works of art and others that have received little attention. In his best category, Charlie has several projects including his debut film, Bright Lights, Big City, Justice League Action, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil and Diagnosis Murder.
In his worst category, Charlie has several badly received projects like 18 Again!, Heartbreak Hotel, Fish Police, Ed, Police Academy: Mission in Moscow and a few more.
In the early 90s, before Friends became a global phenomenon, Charlie Schlatter dated the popular actress Jennifer Aniston. The couple was together for a short time while shooting one of his films, Ferris Bueller. After the end of his relationship with the actress, Charlie Schlatter met Colleen Gunderson and fell in love with her, whom he finally married in 1994.
Since then they have remained together as a couple and have born and raised three children – two daughters named Julia Marie Schlatter and Quinn Schlatter and a son, Beck Frederick Schlatter.
His first daughter, Julia Marie, was born on September 15, 1997, his second child, Quinn Schlatter, on November 12, 1999, and the last, Beck Frederick, on May 12, 2002.
Other Facts About Charlie Schlatter
After starring in over 100 films and television shows and having over three decades of professional experience, Charlie Schlatter has amassed a personal fortune of $1.5 million.
Charlie has a rare form of cancer, chronic myeloid leukemia. The diagnosis was made after he went to the doctor for treatment of what he considered to be an unpleasant spider bite.
He has appeared in several commercials for brands such as Krylon Rust Protector Paint and Honey Nut Cheerios. In the latter, he appeared alongside Grumpy Cat.
Charlie Schlatter is also a competent player of musical instruments like guitar, drums, and the piano.