Biography

Stanley Kamel was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey on January 1, 1943 and was raised in South River, New Jersey. He attended school at Rutgers Prepatory School in Somerset, New Jersey and graduated from Boston University School of Fine Arts in 1965. Kamel got his start in acting with bit parts off-Broadway before his big break into television playing Eric Peters on Zeit der Sehnsucht (1965) in the 1970s.

He played a lot of different characters over the years, and his face is well known to most. He had a recurring role as the unscrupulous psychiatrist, Dr. Graham Lester on Murder One (1995). He also had recurring roles on the hits Melrose Place (1992) and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990). Kamel was probably best known for playing Dr. Charles Kroger on Monk (2002) starring Tony Shalhoub.

On April 8th 2008, Kamel was found dead in his Hollywood home by his agents. He died of a heart attack. Kamel was only 65 yrs old.

IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous & MO

Stanley Kamel was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey on January 1, 1943 and was raised in South River, New Jersey. He attended school at Rutgers Prepatory School in Somerset, New Jersey and graduated from Boston University School of Fine Arts in 1965. Kamel got his start in acting with bit parts off-Broadway before his big break into television playing Eric Peters on Zeit der Sehnsucht (1965) in the 1970s.

He played a lot of different characters over the years, and his face is well known to most. He had a recurring role as the unscrupulous psychiatrist, Dr. Graham Lester on Murder One (1995). He also had recurring roles on the hits Melrose Place (1992) and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990). Kamel was probably best known for playing Dr. Charles Kroger on Monk (2002) starring Tony Shalhoub.

On April 8th 2008, Kamel was found dead in his Hollywood home by his agents. He died of a heart attack. Kamel was only 65 yrs old.

IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous & MO

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 66

Birthday 1943-01-01

Day of Death 2008-04-08

Place of Birth New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Jonathan Brooks
  • Stanley Camel
  • Stanely Kamel

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2007 Jane Doe: How to Fire Your Boss as Dr. Jared Fox
2004 The D.A. (1 episode)
2003 Mister Sterling (6 episodes)
2002 Monk (1 episode) as Dr Kroger (125 episodes) as Dr. Charles Kroger (1 episode) as Dr. Kroger (93 episodes) as Charles Kroger
2001 Reba (1 episode)
2001 The Guardian (1 episode)
2001 Six Feet Under (2 episodes)
2000 Dark Angel (1 episode) as Edgar Sonrisa
2000 An American Daughter as Dr. Blumberg
2000 Running Red as Alexi
1999 The West Wing (1 episode)
1999 Stonebrook as Tali
1999 A Fare to Remember as Mr. Gault
1997 C-16: FBI (1 episode)
1997 Cracker (1 episode)
1997 Ravager as Clean
1997 Eat Your Heart Out as Michael Stark
1996 Dark Skies (2 episodes)
1996 7th Heaven (1 episode)
1995 Murder One (6 episodes)
1995 Automatic as Seth Barker
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 Dancing with Danger as -
1994 Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders as Dr. Jerome Oziel
1993 Diagnosis: Murder (1 episode) (1 episode) as Dr. Larry Wright
1992 Renegade (1 episode)
1992 2000 Malibu Road (1 episode)
1992 Melrose Place (14 episodes)
1991 Eddie Dodd (1 episode)
1990 Beverly Hills, 90210 (8 episodes)
1990 Dead Men Don't Die as Archie
1989 Mancuso, F.B.I. (1 episode)
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (1 episode) as Kosinski
1987 Jake and the Fatman (2 episodes)
1987 Beauty and the Beast (2 episodes)
1986 L.A. Law (3 episodes)
1986 Matlock (2 episodes)
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)
1985 The Golden Girls (3 episodes) as Herb
1985 The Rape of Richard Beck as Dr. Greenberg
1984 Victims for Victims: The Theresa Saldana Story as D.A. Mike Knight
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode) as Sid Staples
1984 Hunter (3 episodes)
1983 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1 episode)
1982 Knight Rider (1 episode) as Sonny Martin
1982 Cagney & Lacey (7 episodes)
1981 Hill Street Blues (3 episodes)
1980 The Gossip Columnist as Phil
1979 Captain America II: Death Too Soon as Kramer
1979 240-Robert (1 episode)
1979 In Search of Historic Jesus as Andrew
1978 Corvette Summer as Las Vegas Con Man
1978 The Incredible Hulk (1 episode)
1977 Lou Grant (1 episode)
1977 Three's Company (1 episode)
1976 Quincy, M.E. (1 episode)
1976 Charlie's Angels (1 episode)
1975 Switch (1 episode)
1975 Barney Miller (2 episodes)
1974 Get Christie Love! (1 episode)
1973 Kojak (2 episodes) as Bert Marino
1972 The Rookies (1 episode)
1972 Emergency! (1 episode)
1970 Bacchanale as The Lover (as Stanley Camel)
1968 The Mod Squad (1 episode)
1967 Mannix (1 episode)

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