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Lewis "Lew" Dauber (April 27, 1949October 3, 2019; age 70) is an actor who portrayed Bob Jorgensen in Season 1 of 24.

Biography and career[]

Lew Dauber was born in New York City. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley and started working in the banking industry, specifically for Citibank. Eventually, Dauber decided to pursue a career in show business.[1]

Through the years, Dauber appeared in films like Jingle All the Way, Mirror Man, and Something's Gotta Give. Among his roles was also an appearance in the 2005 film The Island with fellow 24 stars Glenn Morshower and Martin Papazian. Aside from films, Dauber also appeared in TV shows like Lethal Weapon, NYPD Blue, JAG, and Seinfeld.

Despite his work as an actor, Dauber returned to school later in life to earn a Master's degree at Mount St. Mary's University. After that, he started teaching film, media and social justice at the univeristy.

Dauber married Paulette Levin, a publicist for the Walt Disney Company, in 1986. The couple had two sons. Dauber died of liver cancer on October 3, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.[2]

24 credits[]

Selected filmography[]

  • The Island (2005)
  • Something's Gotta Give (2003)
  • Mirror Man (2003)
  • My Bonneville (2001)
  • Jingle All the Way (1996)

Television appearances

  • Lethal Weapon (2017)
  • The League (2014)
  • Rules of Engagement (2011)
  • Back to You (2008)
  • Clubhouse (2004)
  • NYPD Blue (2004)
  • Judging Amy (2004)
  • JAG (2001)
  • Seinfeld (1992)


  1. Haring, Bruce (October 5, 2019). Lewis Dauber Dies: Character Actor Specializing In Priests Was 70. Deadline.
  2. Wheat, Lorraine (October 5, 2019). Character Actor Lewis Dauber Dies at 70. Variety.

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