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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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4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Kevin Pollak's Chat Show
(2009-2015)
The Usual Suspects
(1995)
Casino
Casino Phillip Green
(1995)
A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men Lt. (j.g) Sam Weinberg
(1992)

Filmography

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 2015 Borealis (executive producer)
 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)
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Appeared in the music video for The Muppets' "She Drives Me Crazy" (cover of the original song by Fine Young Cannibals), which was the opening track to the 1994 Muppet album, "Kermit Unpigged." The music video featured cameo appearances by various celebrities, including Pollak. 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:

As rewarding as a good film role can be, there is just nothing like getting up on a stage and taking an audience for a ride. You make a movie, and the audience may not see it for another 10 months. Here, you know immediately their reaction. 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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