Other work[ edit ] In , he starred in the feature comedy Down Periscope. Also, in the s, he did several commercials for Snapper Mowers. Additionally, his film work includes the role of Dr. Grammer co-starred in the movie Swing Vote , playing the Republican incumbent. He played General George S. Patton in An American Carol. Greer was a cast member on MTV 's show Awkward. Grammer filed for an annulment when Csuhany was three months pregnant and evicted her from their home. Grammer claimed she was abusive and fired a gun at him.
In December , they appeared together on the cover of People magazine , announcing their engagement and Grammer's substance abuse problems. They had met on a blind date in It was announced on July 1, , that Donatacci had filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.
Grammer, then 20, identified her body. He and his sister had been close, and he was devastated by her death; his later bouts of alcoholism and drug addiction were fueled in part by guilt and depression. In the same interview, Grammer expressed his loss of faith for a few years after Karen's death.
IEG countersued Grammer, denying it was in possession of such a tape, and Grammer's suit was eventually dropped. But we have no plans to air it. We are still evaluating it at this time. So you throw the tape in the back of a dark closet until your old girlfriend remembers it's there because you're famous now and she's not.
But if you're not prepared to do the time, don't do the crime. Bush , filed a copyright lawsuit in federal court on Long Island over Grammer's movie Swing Vote , claiming that parts of its plot and marketing had been stolen from him. The lawsuit claimed that Blakeman had given a copyrighted screenplay called Go November to Grammer in , and that Grammer agreed to develop the project and star as a Republican president but instead ended up playing a similar role in Swing Vote, which was released on August 1, Grammer's spokesman dismissed the claims as " frivolous " and a "waste of time".
Grammer's personal problems affected his work; co-star Bebe Neuwirth and writer Ken Levine cited delays with rehearsals and filming due to his erratic behavior. Jimmy would say "Action," and he would snap into Frasier and expound in this very erudite dialogue and be pitch-perfect. And Jimmy would yell "Cut!
It was the most amazing transformation I'd ever seen. But you know, everything that doesn't kill us—which it almost did—makes us stronger!
Other reports said Grammer was hospitalized for an irregular heartbeat. Bush 's first inauguration. He does not support the traditional Republican platform on social issues such as same-sex marriage , stating "I think marriage is up to two people who love each other". He was the first American actor ever to be nominated for multiple Emmy awards for portraying the same character on three different television shows Cheers , Frasier , and Wings. Grammer has received at least 45 nominations for major awards and has won on 18 occasions.
At the Golden Globes , he has received nine nominations and three times been victorious. He has received two People's Choice Awards , and in his directorial skills were recognized with a nomination for a Directors Guild of America award for directing an episode of Frasier.
On May 22, , he was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for television.