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Is Jeff Daniels a nepo baby?
Nope! Jeff Daniels is a true bootstrapper who never let their humble beginnings hold them back. But, they may be a nepo parent!
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Jeff Daniels, hailing from Chelsea, Michigan, is descended from a long line of distinguished lineage. A scion of the town's former mayor and owner of The Chelsea Lumber Company, Robert Lee Daniels, Jeff was born in Athens, Georgia but raised in Chelsea. After attending Central Michigan University, he took up acting and left college to pursue a career in the arts. His feature film debut in Ragtime (1981) was only the beginning of a long and illustrious career. He soon established himself as an actor of remarkable talent, gracing the silver screen with his presence in movies such as Terms of Endearment (1983), The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Something Wild (1986) and Arachnophobia (1990). A consummate professional, Jeff Daniels has earned a royal reputation in the film industry and is revered for his effortless performances.
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