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Date Of BirthOctober 12, 1966
DiedApril 15, 2015, New York City, New York, United States
FactSon of former Toronto Mayor David Crombie

Jonathan Crombie was born on October 12, 1966 in Toronto, Canada. He was the youngest of three children. His father was a doctor and his mother was a homemaker. Crombie attended high school at the prestigious Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute.

Crombie’s acting career began in 1984 when he was cast as Gilbert Blythe in the Canadian television series “Anne of Green Gables.” The series was a huge success and Crombie’s performance was praised by critics.

After “Anne of Green Gables,” Crombie went on to appear in a number of films and television shows. He had a recurring role on the popular television series “Street Legal” and starred in the films “Degrassi High” and “Ginger Snaps.”

Crombie’s most recent role was in the 2016 television series “The Good Wife.” He also had a small role in the 2017 film “The Shape of Water.”

Crombie’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. He has earned his wealth through his successful acting career.

Crombie was married to actress Deborah Duchene from 1992 to 2010. The couple had two children together. Crombie is currently single.

General Info

Full NameJonathan Crombie
Date Of BirthOctober 12, 1966
DiedApril 15, 2015, New York City, New York, United States
ProfessionScreenwriter, Voice Actor
EducationUniversity of Toronto


ParentsDavid Crombie, Shirley Ann Crombie
SiblingsCarrie Crombie


NominationsGemini Award for Best Writing in a Comedy or Variety Program or Series, Canadian Comedy Award for Television / Best Writing in a Special or Episode
MoviesCottage Country, The Waiting Game, Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story, La bottega dell'orefice, Anne of Avonlea, Bullies, Anne of Green Gables
TV ShowsMount Royal

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1Starring in musical "This Could Be Love" in Toronto. This critically acclaimed show will be embarking on a North American tour (including dates in New York City) [May 2003]
2Wrote and starred with Lisa Lambert in comic performance "Ouch My Toe" in Toronto [July 2004]
3Starring in "The Drowsy Chaperone" on Broadway [March 2006]
4Starring in production of "This Could Be Love" in Toronto [July 2004]
5Nominated for Dora Award for Outstanding Performance in production of "Arcadia" (1996)
6His mother's name is Shirley Ann, Jonathan is best known for playing the character Gilbert Blythe, opposite Anne Shirley.
7Graduated from University of Toronto's Victoria College (1995)
8Son of former Toronto Mayor David Crombie




Haven2015TV SeriesYoung Dave Teague
The Good Wife2015TV SeriesInspector Bill Frazier
Russian Broadway Shut Down2014ShortVillager
Cottage Country2013Dan Mushin
The Secret World of Benjamin Bear2004-2010TV SeriesBenjamin Bear
Empty Room2006Short
Slings and Arrows2003-2005TV SeriesLionel Train
The Jane Show2004TV SeriesDave
Earth: Final Conflict2002TV SeriesDr. Field
The Waiting Game2001TV MovieMatt
Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story2000TV SeriesGilbert Blythe
Power Play1999-2000TV SeriesHudson James
The Teddy Bears' Scare1998TV MovieBenjamin Bear (voice)
SketchCom1998TV SeriesVarious
Comedy Now!1998TV SeriesVarious
Matrix1993TV SeriesCumberland
Class of '961993TV SeriesSam Clive
The Good Fight1992TV MovieSam Cragin
The Teddy Bears' Christmas1992TV MovieBenjamin Bear (voice)
Avonlea1992TV SeriesGilbert Blythe
Cafe Romeo1991Bennie
21 Jump Street1991TV SeriesBill Howard
The Campbells1990TV SeriesKevin Horatio Sims
The Hitchhiker1989TV SeriesKenny
The Teddy Bears' Picnic1989TV ShortBenjamin Bear (voice)
The Jeweller's Shop1988Christophe
Knightwatch1988TV Series
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1988TV SeriesRick Garrison
Mount Royal1988TV SeriesRob Valeur
Anne of Avonlea1987TV Mini-SeriesGilbert Blythe
CBS Schoolbreak Special1987TV SeriesBarney Roth
Bullies1986Matt Morris
A Judgment in Stone1986Bobby Coverdale
Anne of Green Gables1985TV Mini-SeriesGilbert Blythe


Waiting for Ishtar2015Documentary
SketchCom1998TV Series 1 episode
Comedy Now!1998TV Series writer - 1 episode


Waiting for Ishtar2015Documentary


Waiting for Ishtar2015Documentary producer


Waiting for Ishtar2015DocumentaryHimself
Kevin Sullivan's Classic2006Video documentaryHimself - Gilbert Blythe
The 2000 Canadian Comedy Awards2000TV SpecialHimself - Skippy's Rangers (uncredited)


Nominated Awards

2000Canadian Comedy AwardCanadian Comedy AwardsTelevision - Writing - Episode or SpecialComedy Now! (1997)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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