ADRIAN ZMED is one of the most recognizable faces in the entertainment industry. From film to television to Broadway and yes, he was the host of TV's "Dance Fever". He is best remembered for his role as "Romano" on the highly acclaimed "T.J. Hooker" with William Shatner and Heather Locklear. His numerous guest starring roles include appearances on "Murder She Wrote", "Empty Nest", "The Love Boat", "Hotel", "Alfred Hitchcock" and "Silk Stalkings". Most recently, he was a regular (as "F.H.") on the campy daytime soap "Passions". He also starred in many made-for-television movies like "Love on the Run", "Glitter", "Victims for Victims" and most recently "Storm Chasers". Adrian received an Emmy for his work on a children¹s television special.
Adrian made his acclaimed film debut as "Johnny", the T-Birds leader in Grease 2 opposite Michelle Pfiefer. He also starred in the cult classic Bachelor Party with Tom Hanks and The Final Terror co-starring Daryl Hannah and Rachel Ward. Other film credits include Eye Witness to Murder, The Other Woman and Improper Conduct. His most recent films include a Dogma 95 feature Until Morning, Running From the Shadows, Drone Syndrome, and The Making of Touché.
Adrian made his Broadway debut as "Danny Zuko" in the record breaking musical Grease. He returned to Broadway to play the role of "Marvin" in the Tony Award-winning Falsettos and went on to star in the national tour, which received critical acclaim throughout the United States. Also on Broadway, he starred in Bloodbrothers with David and Sean Cassidy and the revival of Grease, with numerous co-stars that ranged from Brooke Shields and Sheena Easton to Sally Struthers. In his most recent visit to the New York stage he starred as "Noah" in The Ark. He has also starred as "Billy Flynn" in the national tour of Chicago and as "George" in the national tour of Same Time Next Year. Adrian created the roles of "Adam" and "Noah" in the American premier of Steven Schwartz¹s Children of Eden. Some of his other theatre credits include Big, Eating Raoul, Evita, Lend Me a Tenor, Prelude to a Kiss, Little Shop of Horrors, Jesus Christ Superstar, Godspell, Funny Girl, Romeo and Juliet and She Stoops to Conquer.
Adrian made his Las Vegas debut in the shows Dance Mania and Shine at Shimmer at the Las Vegas Hilton and he starred in the hit Perfect 10, which ran at the Golden Pheonix casino in Reno.
Adrian¹s voice is featured on the soundtracks for Grease 2, Bachelor Party, Eating Raoul, Children of Eden, Heart of the Rose, The Ark and his own solo album entitled Adrian Zmed.
Adrian is a graduate of the famed Goodman School of Drama. His production company, Outside-the-Box Productions, is developing several film and TV shows. He is also the proud father of two sons, Zack (a budding musician) and Dylan(an accomplished athlete). The three of them take great care of their Akita, Kubby.