TV commercial (US): Volkswagen. Mr. Hoffman demonstrated the features of the VW Fastback, one notably being a trunk where he assumed the engine would be.
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Sam Etic | Dasutin Hofuman
5' 5¾" (1.67 m)
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One thing about being successful is that I stopped being afraid of dying. Once you're a star you're dead already. You're embalmed.
His parents were both from Chicago. His paternal grandparents were Hungarian Jewish immigrants and his maternal grandparents were Russian Jews.
Famous for taking a wide range of difficult roles, such as a crippled street hustler in Midnight Cowboy
(1969); an actor pretending to be a woman in Tootsie
(1982) and an autistic in Rain Man