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Dr. Frasier Winslow Crane, M.D., Ph.D., is one of the primary customers who attends Cheers starting in season three, portrayed by Kelsey Grammer.


Frasier is a psychiatrist for a living. He is a father to Frederick Crane. Frasier originally started attending Cheers as Sam's psychiatrist and Diane's boyfriend. Originally from Seattle, he was divorced from his first wife, Nanette Guzman, before relocating to Boston.

Series arc[]

He would eventually become engaged to Diane Chambers at the end of season three, but she would leave him at the altar. He then would go onto marry Lilith Sternin, a fellow psychiatrist. Frasier and Lilith had a son, Frederick. They separated in the last season, due to Lilith's affair, but reconciled. They divorced shortly after the end of Cheers. He then moved back to his hometown of Seattle and became a radio psychiatrist.


S3E5-Sam Turns the Other Cheek

S3E6-Coach in Love, Part 1

S3E7-Coach in Love, Part 2

S3E9-An American Family

S3E11-Peterson Crusoe

S3E12-A Ditch in Time

S3E15-King of the Hill

S3E16-Teacher's Pet

S3E17-The Mail Goes to Jail

S3E18-Bar Bet

S3E21-The Executive's Executioner

S4E3-Someday My Prince Will Come

S4E4-The Groom Wore Clearasil

S4E6-I Will Gladly Pay You Tuesday

S4E7-2 Good to Be 4 Real

S4E8-Love Thy Neighbor

S4E9-From Beer to Eternity

S4E10-The Bar Stoolie

S4E11-Don Juan Is Hell

S4E13-Take My Shirt...Please?

S4E16-Cliffie's Big Score

S4E20-Save the Last Dance for Me

S4E26-Strange Bedfellows, Part 3

Appearances outside of Cheers[]

Mickey's 60th Birthday (1988)

The Magical World of Disney:S34E15-Disneyland's 35th Anniversary Celebration (1990)

The Earth Day Special (1990)

Wings:S3E16-Planes, Trains, and Visiting Cranes (1992)

Frasier (1993-2004)

Frasier: Revival (Coming Soon)


  • Frasier claimed that his father was a deceased research scientist. On the spinoff show it was revealed that he had lied, owing to a fight he and his father had just had.
  • Frasier's mother, Hester Crane, made one appearance on the show before her character died offscreen.
  • In two separate episodes Frasier has either a dog or a cat. However in his spinoff show, he hates dogs and is allergic to cats.
  • For additional info on Frasier's post-Cheers adventures, please see Frasier's article on the Frasier Wiki.