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Actor Wayne Knight achieved television immortality assaying the role of the frenetic mailman "Newman", nemesis of the eponymous lead character in the classic TV series, Seinfeld (1989). He also appeared in Jurassic Park (1993) as "Dennis Nedry" and in one of the most notorious scenes in American cinema, as one of the detectives interrogating ... See full bio »
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 2014 Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon (Video)
The Elf Elder (voice)
 2013 Regular Show (TV Series)
God of Street Performing / Guardian of the Friend Zone
- Silver Dude (2013) ... God of Street Performing (voice)
- Meteor Moves (2013) ... Guardian of the Friend Zone (voice)
 2012 Pound Puppies (TV Series)
Ralphie / Construction Worker #1
- Good Dog, McLeish! (2012) ... Ralphie / Construction Worker #1 (voice)
 2009-2012 The Penguins of Madagascar (TV Series)
Max
- Street Smarts/Nighty Night Ninja (2012) ... Max (voice)
- Cat's Cradle/Monkey Love (2009) ... Max (voice)
- Launchtime/Haunted Habitat (2009) ... Max (voice)
 2011-2012 Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Jong / Jong's Son
- Hall of Lame (2012) ... Jong (voice)
- Good Croc, Bad Croc (2011) ... Jong / Jong's Son (voice)
 2011 Jurassic Park: The Game (Video Game)
Dennis Nedry (voice, uncredited)
 2010-2011 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Rick
- Love Thy Neighbor (2011) ... Rick
- Battle of the Bands (2011) ... Rick
- Bad Bromance (2011) ... Rick
- Free Elka (2011) ... Rick
- Good Neighbors (2010) ... Rick
 2009-2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series)
Egghead
- Too Many Wolverines! (2011) ... Egghead (voice)
- Election of Evil! (2009) ... Egghead (voice)
- This Forest Green! (2009) ... Egghead (voice)
 2010 Lee Mathers (TV Movie)
 2010 The Whole Truth (TV Series)
Judge Mark Hulverson
- Uncanny (2010) ... Judge Mark Hulverson
 2010 The Good Guys (TV Series)
Perry Black
- Little Things (2010) ... Perry Black
 2009 Make My Day (TV Series)
- Bridal Beauty (2009)
 2009 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Wayne Knight
- The Table Read (2009) ... Wayne Knight (uncredited)
 2009 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Jason Blum
- Don Hoberman (2009) ... Jason Blum
 2008 Kung Fu Panda
Gang Boss (voice)
 2007 Forfeit
Bob
 2006 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
Lily's Landlord
- How Lily Stole Christmas (2006) ... Lily's Landlord (voice, uncredited)
 2006 Ergo Proxy (TV Series)
Will B. Good / Park Visitor
- Shôjo sumairu (2006) ... Will B. Good / Park Visitor (English version, voice)
 2006 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Truman Bosch
- Fare Game (2006) ... Truman Bosch
 2005 Justice League (TV Series)
Abnegazar
- The Balance (2005) ... Abnegazar (voice)
 2004 Listen Up (TV Series)
Buddy
- Sweet Charity (2004) ... Buddy
 2004 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series)
Owen
- Liar Liar House on Fire (2004) ... Owen
 2004 I'm with Her (TV Series)
Kevin
 2003 Cheaper by the Dozen
Electrician (uncredited)
 2003 Gary the Rat (TV Series)
Gary's Rival
- The Reunion (2003) ... Gary's Rival (voice)
 2002 Becker (TV Series)
Wally
- Picture Imperfect (2002) ... Wally
 2001 Bleacher Bums (TV Movie)
Zig
 2001 That '70s Show (TV Series)
The Angel
 2000 Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (TV Series)
Emperor Zurg / Zurg / Evil Emperor Zurg
- War and Peace and War (2000) ... Emperor Zurg (voice)
- Millennial Bugs (2000) ... Emperor Zurg (voice)
- Star Smasher (2000) ... Zurg (voice)
- The Crawling Flesh (2000) ... Zurg (voice)
- Root of Evil (2000) ... Zurg (voice)
 2000 Dilbert (TV Series)
The Security Guard
- The Security Guard (2000) ... The Security Guard (voice)
 1999 Pros & Cons
Wayne the Guard
 1999 Tarzan
Tantor (voice)
 1999 My Favorite Martian
Zoot, Martin's Talking Space Suit (voice, uncredited)
 1999 Hercules: Zero to Hero (Video)
Orthus (voice)
 1998 Contempt of Court (TV Movie)
Merrill Bushman
 1998 Soundman
Tim (voice)
 1992-1998 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Newman
- The Finale (1998) ... Newman
- The Bookstore (1998) ... Newman
- The Cartoon (1998) ... Newman
- The Betrayal (1997) ... Newman
 1995 Chameleon
Stuart Langston
 1994 Golden Gate (TV Movie)
Arthur Genopopoulos
 1993 Against the Grain (TV Series)
Froggy Wilson
- Pilot (1993) ... Froggy Wilson
 1992-1993 The Edge (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.14 (1993) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.10 (1992) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.9 (1992) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.8 (1992) ... Various Characters
- Tape Cycle #7 (1992) ... Various Characters
 1992 T Bone N Weasel (TV Movie)
Roy Kramp
 1992 Double Edge (TV Movie)
Tommy White
 1991 JFK
Numa Bertel
 1991 V.I. Warshawski
Smeissen
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July
Official #2 - Democratic Convention
 1988 Everybody's All-American
Fraternity Pisser
 1988 Tattingers (TV Series)
Kenny Axelrod
- The Sonny Also Rises (1988) ... Kenny Axelrod
- Pilot (1988) ... Kenny Axelrod
 1987 Forever, Lulu
Stevie
 1985 The Sex O'Clock News
Bill Wright
 1985 Assaulted Nuts (TV Series)
Various
 1985 Double Negative (Short)
Max
 1984 The Burning Bed (TV Movie)
Juror (uncredited)
 1983 The Day After (TV Movie)
Man in Hospital (uncredited)
 1982 For Lovers Only (TV Movie)
Video Game Fanatic (uncredited)
 1979 The Wanderers
Waiter (uncredited)
Show Show Self (20 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Gemini (1977). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

I had the most fun on '3rd Rock'. It was a great show to work on. See more »

Trivia:

Reports claim he was the first person to be cast for Jurassic Park (1993) after Steven Spielberg saw him in the "interview scene" of Basic Instinct (1992). See more »

Trademark:

High-pitched voice See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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