Brendan Fraser is a Canadian-American actor, born on December 3, 1968, in Indianapolis, Indiana

He attended the Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, Washington, where he studied acting and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree

Fraser's breakout role was in the 1992 film "Encino Man," but he is perhaps best known for his leading roles in the "Mummy" trilogy and "George of the Jungle

In addition to his work in film, Fraser has also appeared on television, including a recurring role on the series "The Affair

He has also done voice acting, lending his voice to characters in animated films like "The Nut Job" and "Escape from Planet Earth

Despite his success, Fraser has faced personal struggles, including a difficult divorce and a physical injury sustained while performing a stunt on a film set

Fraser has received several accolades for his work, including a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe nomination