Stephen Tobolowsky portrays Mr. Gerald in Fuller House.  


Stephen Tobolowsky is an actor, director and author. He is best known for playing Ned Ryerson in the movie Groundhog Day. Stephen attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and the University of Illinois. He worked primarily in theatre during his early career, and wrote and directed a few plays.

Stephen's film career took off in the 1980s, and he's done a substantial amount of voice work including The Lorax, The Loud House and Justice League Action. He has appeared on a diverse range of television shows including Mad About You, Chicago Hope, The Practice, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Fuller House and he has had recurring roles on CSI:Miami, Deadwood, Heroes, Californication, Glee and The Goldbergs.

Selected Credits

  • Alice (TV Series)
  • Spaceballs (1987)
  • Groundhog Day (1993)
  • Josh and S.A.M. (1993)
  • Against the Grain (TV Series)
  • My Father the Hero (1994)
  • Blue Skies (TV Series)
  • A Whole New Ballgame (TV Series)
  • Chicago Hope (TV Series)
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series)
  • Mr. Rhodes (TV Series)
  • Murder One (TV Series)
  • Mr. Magoo (1997)
  • Suddenly Susan (TV Series)
  • Mad About You (TV Series)
  • That '70s Show (TV Series)
  • Any Day Now (TV Series)
  • Roswell (TV Series)
  • Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series)
  • Do Over (TV Series)
  • The Dead Zone (TV Series)
  • Freaky Friday (2003)
  • Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (2004)
  • According to Jim (TV Series)
  • Garfield (2004)
  • Will & Grace (TV Series)
  • Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)
  • CSI: Miami (TV Series)
  • Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
  • Deadwood (TV Series)
  • Big Day (TV Series)
  • Wild Hogs (2007)
  • John from Cincinnati (TV Series)
  • Heroes (TV Series)
  • The New Adventures of Old Christine (TV Series)
  • Glee (TV Series)
  • Justified (TV Series)
  • Californication (TV Series)
  • The Hotwives of Orlando (TV Series)
  • The Mindy Project (TV Series)
  • Silicon Valley (TV Series)
  • The Goldbergs (TV Series)
  • One Day at a Time (TV Series)
  • Justice League Action (TV Series)
  • Monsters at Large (2018)
  • Strange Nature (2018)