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Kevin Pollak was born in San Francisco in 1957, to Elaine (Klein) and Robert Pollak. A stand-up comedy performer at age 10, he turned professional comedian a decade later and was puttering around from city to city when film roles beckoned. Pollak refocused thereafter on acting in what would be a wise and profitable career move. Landing his first ... See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Producer (7 credits)
 2015 Borealis (executive producer) (completed)
 2009-2015 Kevin Pollak's Chat Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 212 episodes)
- Rainn Wilson (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Harland Williams (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Anthony Cumia (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Toby Huss (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Joel Murray (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2013 Chez Upshaw (producer)
 2012 Columbus Circle (co-executive producer)
 2010 Kevin Pollak: The Littlest Suspect (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2010 Vamped Out (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1999 Work with Me (TV Series) (co-executive producer)
Show Show Writer (6 credits)
Show Show Actor (120 credits)
Show Show Director (3 credits)
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Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (78 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Other Works:

Release of the book "Get A Life!" by William Shatner, which includes a contribution by Kevin Pollak, who is known for doing a brilliant James T. Kirk impersonation, providing a section on how to do the perfect Kirk impersonation (sample advice: choose your Kirk, whether it be TV show Kirk or movie Kirk). See more »

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2 Interviews | 4 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Kevin Pollack

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

(On being a supporting actor) "As my wife puts it, as long as the leading man needs a best friend or an attorney, I'll continue to work. You know you have to bring your own thing to it, and fortunately if you have a director offering me the part because he wants me to bring my own thing to it, I'm going to be able to do that. I like to think that I choose things that will have an impact on the ... See more »

Trivia:

He got his first paid job as a comedian when he was 18 years old, working one night in a nightclub in the city of Campbell, California. Seven years later, in 1982, Pollak took second place in the San Francisco International Comedy Competition. Exactly one year after that, he moved to Los Angeles to begin a film and television career. See more »

Trademark:

His impersonations of other famous actors include Christopher Walken, 'Jack Nicholson' and William Shatner.

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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