J. Buzz Von Ornsteiner

Actor, Film actor

1967 –

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Who is J. Buzz Von Ornsteiner?

Dr. J. Buzz Von Ornsteiner aka Dr. Buzz was born in Reno, Nevada. His father was Dr.Samuel Leo Von Ornsteiner, a psychologist and his mother is Estelle Miller, a former parole officer.

After stints as a regular teenager on the New York City based television show This Week's Music and as an actor in theater off-Broadway, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club., Buzz found his way into films and quickly distinguished himself as consistent face in a number of 1980s slasher films. After experiencing Hollywood, Buzz headed back to Manhattan to study psychology. After completing 4 graduate degrees from New York University, Hunter College and City College of New York, he went on to complete his Ph.D. at Indiana State University

As a licensed forensic psychologist working within the prison system and the Brooklyn courtshe quickly became known to the public as "Dr. Buzz". appearing first on New York City radio station WWRL with his own show "Ask Dr. Buzz" and then on national cable stations, CNN International, CNN Headline News, Fox News, E Entertainment, MSNBC, WNYW, Court TV News, Tru TV and WPIX as a regular expert analyst commenting on current high profile criminal cases

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Aug 20, 1967
Also known as
  • Joel Von Orsteiner
  • United States of America
  • New York University
Lived in
  • Nevada

on July 23, 2013


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