Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
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Wrote several books, stories and poems that remained unpublished until 1999. Books include The Huey Williams Story and God.
Tony Clifton | Baji Kimran
6' (1.83 m)
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What's real? What's not? That's what I do in my act, test how other people deal with reality.
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume One, 1981-1985, pages 441-442. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998.
Usually played an unnamed character called Foreign Man, who soon evolved into Latka Gravis, the guy from Taxi. Likes to play with the audience's heads like reading The Great Gatsby instead of performing. Doesn't like to break character, even when he's not filming.