Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman

American enterainer (1949–1984)
Andrew Geoffrey Kaufman was an American entertainer and performance artist. While often called a "comedian", Kaufman preferred to describe himself instead as a "song and dance man". He has sometimes been called an "anti-comedian".Wikipedia
BornJanuary 17, 1949
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Height6'0" (1.83m)
PartnerLynne Margulies
ChildrenMaria Colonna
ParentsJanice Kaufman , Stanley Kaufman
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Legendary talent manager George Shapiro dies

  • Talent manager and TV producer George Shapiro has died at the age of 91. The producer and longtime manager of Jerry Seinfeld, Carl Reiner, and Andy Kaufman passed away of natural causes at his Beverly Hills home on 26 May. In a statement, Shapiro’s family commented, “Shapiro’s love of laughter and reverence for those who inspire it helped him build a career in comedy as an unabashed supporter of comic performers and comedy writers.” Danny DeVito also shared a tribute for the producer, referencin

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

My Breakfast With Blassie
My Breakfast With Blassie
1h 5min
1976
Heartbeeps
Heartbeeps
PG
1h 19min
1981

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1981Golden GlobeBest Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture MadeTaxiNominated
1979Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeTaxiNominated

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