“The comic high point of the show” – Saint Paul Pioneer Press

Charles Fraser is an actor based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  The nation’s leading regional theater, the Guthrie Theater, and the internationally recognized Theatre de la Jeune Lune are among his stage credits as well as Disney Cruise Line’s Disney Magic.  He is the recipient of an Ivey Award along with his cast mates Wendy Lehr and James Craven for their ensemble performance in the Jungle Theatre’s production of Driving Miss Daisy.  He can also be seen in a variety of regional and national television commercials.


Charles was a part of the Guthrie Theater’s national tour of Othello. He was also featured in the Guthrie’s production of The Comedy of Errors and their tour of Ah, Wilderness! For Theatre de la Jeune Lune, he played the role of Valère in their national tour and encore presentation of Tartuffe. He sailed the Bahamas onboard Disney Cruise Line’s flagship, Disney Magic, during its Millennium Cruise as an improvisational actor in the Off Beat Comedy Club. In the feature film The Completely Remarkable, Utterly Fabulous Transformation of a Regular Joe, he played the title role.  He is also featured in the short film Hinkleton. Charles has an ongoing association with Thirst Theater.  The monologue, Jesus Is My Drinking Partner by Alan Berks, was a part of the premiere round.

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Current Projects


The Buddy Holly Story
History Theatre
November 20 – December 20

Featured Projects

Title role in the film The Completely Remarkable, Utterly Fabulous Transformation of a Regular Joe

Minnesota Public Radio’s
Writing Minnesota
Charles plays Krumholtz in Charles Baxter’s shortstory “The Winner”

Contact Information


To book Charles for on-camera, voice-over, live-industrial, or print work, please contact his agent:
Susan Wehmann
The Wehmann Agency
1128 Harman Place, Suite 202,
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403