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Jon Lovitz


Jon Lovitz was born on July 21, 1957 in Tarzana, California, USA as Jonathan M. Lovitz. He is an actor, known for Happiness (1998), Big (1988) and The Brave Little Toaster (1987). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Happiness
Happiness Andy Kornbluth
(1998)
Big
Big Scotty Brennen
(1988)
The Brave Little Toaster
(1987)
Hotel Transylvania
Hotel Transylvania Quasimodo
(2012)

Filmography

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 2017 Death: Take 2 (post-production)
Lincoln Groome
 2016 Killing Hasselhoff (completed)
Barry
  Directors Commentary (TV Series) (pre-production)
Director
- Episode #1.1 ... Director
 2016 Mother's Day
Club Owner Wally Burn
 2016 Animals. (TV Series)
Old Ben / Jon Lovitz
- Squirrels Part II (2016) ... Old Ben / Jon Lovitz (voice)
- Squirrels Part I (2016) ... Old Ben (voice)
 2016 Jessica Lowndes: Deja Vu (Remix) (Short)
Jon Lovitz
 2015 The Ridiculous 6
Grant
 1991-2015 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Artie Ziff / Llewellyn Sinclair / Jay Sherman / ...
- Puffless (2015) ... Selma's cigarette (voice)
- The Princess Guide (2015) ... Enrico Irritazio (voice)
- YOLO (2013) ... Llewellyn Sinclair (voice)
- Treehouse of Horror XXIII (2012) ... Artie Ziff (voice)
- Homerazzi (2007) ... Enrico Irritazio (voice)
 2015 Bark Ranger
Ranger (voice)
 2015 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Barry Burns
- Kuka'awale (2015) ... Barry Burns
 2015 A Mouse Tale
King of Mice (voice)
 2014 Coffee Shop
 2014 The Simpsons Take the Bowl (Video)
Troy McClure / Himself
 2014 Birds of Paradise (Video)
Skeeter (voice)
 2013-2014 New Girl (TV Series)
Rabbi / Rabbi Feiglin
- Sister (2014) ... Rabbi
- The Box (2013) ... Rabbi Feiglin
 2012-2013 Mr. Box Office (TV Series)
Bobby Gold
- Major Justice (2013) ... Bobby Gold
- Painfully Employed (2013) ... Bobby Gold
- Screenplayed (2013) ... Bobby Gold
- There Goes the Neighborhood (2013) ... Bobby Gold
- Holy Matriphony (2013) ... Bobby Gold
 2013 Joe King: King of Cars (Short)
Joe King
 2013 Bula Quo!
Wilson
 2013 Jay and Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie
The Mad Scientist (voice)
 2013 Jungle Master
Mulla (English version, voice)
 2012 Sharkproof
Max
 2012 Hotel Transylvania
Quasimodo (voice)
 2011-2012 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Artie / Opera Guy
- Storage Wars (2012) ... Artie
- Rubber Ball (2012) ... Artie
- LeBron Is Le Gone (2011) ... Opera Guy
 2012 Jewtopia
Dennis Lipschitz
 2011 Jon Lovitz Presents (TV Movie)
 2005 Bailey's Billion$
Bailey (voice)
 2005 Pancho's Pizza (Short)
 2003 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Roland Devereaux
- A Simple Kiss of Fate (2003) ... Roland Devereaux
 2003 Stripperella (TV Series)
Cheap-o
- Crime Doesn't Pay... Seriously, It Doesn't (2003) ... Cheap-o (voice)
 1995-2003 Friends (TV Series)
Steve
- The One with the Blind Dates (2003) ... Steve
- The One with the Stoned Guy (1995) ... Steve
 2002 Eight Crazy Nights
Tom Baltezor (voice)
 2002 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Father of B.J.'s Baby
- Bad News, Mr. Johnson (2002) ... Father of B.J.'s Baby
 2000-2001 The Critic (TV Series)
Jay Sherman / Jon Lovitz / Goblin of Griffindor / ...
- Episode #1.10 (2001) ... Jay Sherman (voice)
- Episode #1.9 (2001) ... Jay Sherman / Jon Lovitz (voice)
- Episode #1.8 (2001) ... Jay Sherman / Goblin of Griffindor (voice)
- Episode #1.7 (2001) ... Jay Sherman (voice)
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... Jay Sherman (voice)
 2001 Good Advice
Barry Sherman
 2001 The Daily Show (TV Series)
Man on Street
- Victoria Beckham & Emma Bunton (2001) ... Man on Street
 2001 Cats & Dogs
Calico (voice)
 2001 3000 Miles to Graceland
Jay Peterson
 2000 Sand
Kirby
 1997-1999 NewsRadio (TV Series)
Max Lewis / Mike Johnson / Fred
- New Hampshire (1999) ... Max Lewis
- Retirement (1999) ... Max Lewis
- Freaky Friday (1999) ... Max Lewis
- Padded Suit (1999) ... Max Lewis
- Ploy (1999) ... Max Lewis
 1998 The Wedding Singer
Jimmie Moore (uncredited)
 1985-1997 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Tommy Flanagan / Mephistopheles / ...
- Jon Lovitz/Jane's Addiction (1997) ... Harvey Fierstein / David Sobel / Michael Vale / ...
- Glenn Close/Black Crowes (1992) ... Opera Man's Brother (uncredited)
- Sharon Stone/Pearl Jam (1992) ... Man in Bar (uncredited)
- Dennis Quaid/The Neville Brothers (1990) ... Annoying Man (uncredited)
 1997 The Naked Truth (TV Series)
Acer Predburn
- The Scoop (1997) ... Acer Predburn
 1996 For Goodness Sake II (Short)
 1996 Matilda
Million $ Sticky Host (uncredited)
 1994-1995 The Critic (TV Series)
Jay Sherman / Woody Allen / Michael Dukakis / ...
- Dukerella (1995) ... Jay Sherman / Rabbi (voice)
- Sherman of Arabia (1995) ... Jay Sherman (voice)
- All the Duke's Men (1995) ... Jay Sherman / Michael Dukakis (voice)
 1995 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Gary Fogel
- The Scofflaw (1995) ... Gary Fogel
 1994 North
Arthur Belt
 1993 Coneheads
Dr. Rudolph, Dentist (uncredited)
 1992 The Buzz
 1992 Mom and Dad Save the World
Emperor Tod Spengo
 1991 Married with Children (TV Series)
Jeff Littlehead
- Kelly Does Hollywood: Part 2 (1991) ... Jeff Littlehead
 1991 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Barry Blye
- Top Billing (1991) ... Barry Blye
 1989 Cranium Command (Short)
Right Brain
 1986 Ratboy
Party Guest
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash
Doug
 1986 Shadoevision (TV Movie)
Liar
 1986 Last Resort
Bartender
 1986 Foley Square (TV Series)
Mole
- The Longest Weekend (1986) ... Mole
 1986 Hamburger: The Motion Picture
Security Guard
 1984 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
Levitz
- Billy Pierce (1984) ... Levitz
- Judgement Day (1984) ... Levitz
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Other Works:

Reprises role of "Jay Sherman" for a series of Shockwave internet shorts based on The Critic (1994) (voice). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 3 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

John Lovitz

Height:

5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2010, on Tales from the Crypt in the episode "Top Billing") That was really fun. John Astin and Bruce Boxleitner were in it. I remember Joel Silver was producing the series and he asked me to do it. I had the lead, and when you have the lead, it's fun. I was playing a struggling actor, and it wasn't that long after I'd been struggling-maybe five years. I remember thinking, "I have to lose some ... See more »

Trivia:

Met Phil Hartman at the Groudlings in 1984. Suggested and encouraged Saturday Night Live (1975) creator Lorne Michaels to hire Hartman for the show, telling Lorne, "If you think I'm good, you should see Phil. He's even better!" He and Phil helped each other get acting jobs through the rest of Phil's life. See more »

Trademark:

1920s era narrative radio voice

Star Sign:

Cancer

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