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The story goes that huggable stand-up comedian Howie Mandel, who ran a carpet business once upon a time, began his show biz career by chance while catching amateur night at the Comedy Store on the L.A. Sunset Strip during a vacation. Goaded on by friends to try out, a producer spotted him, hired him for an appearance on the comedy game show "Make ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 YidLife Crisis (TV Series short)
Howie Mandel
- YidLife Crisis vs Howie Mandel (2015) ... Howie Mandel
 2015 7 Days in Hell (TV Movie)
The Duke of Kent
 2013 Fugget About It (TV Series)
FBI Agent Rick Chickmagnet
- The Fugly American (2013) ... FBI Agent Rick Chickmagnet (voice)
 2012 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series)
Howie Mandel
- The Re-Entry Minimization (2012) ... Howie Mandel (uncredited)
 2012/III Noah
Inwar (voice)
 2010 The Dating Guy (TV Series)
Brian Booyah
- Weekend at Booyah's (2010) ... Brian Booyah (voice)
 2007 Room Service (Short)
Joe Burns
 2006 The Great Polar Bear Adventure (TV Movie)
Pupa (voice)
 2006 The Great American Christmas (TV Movie)
 2004 Pinocchio 3000
Spencer (voice)
 2004 Crown Heights (TV Movie)
 2003 Untitled Howie Mandel Project (TV Movie)
 2001 Spinning Out of Control (TV Movie)
Marty Levinne
 2000 Spin Cycle
 2000 Tribulation
Jason Quincy
 1999 Jackie's Back! (TV Movie)
Howie Mandel
 1999 Sunset Beach (TV Series)
'Jerry' Show Announcer
- Episode #1.560 (1999) ... 'Jerry' Show Announcer (uncredited)
 1998 The Nanny (TV Series)
Howie Mandel
 1990-1998 Bobby's World (TV Series)
Bobby Generic / Howard Generic
- Blue Eggs and Bobby (1998) ... Bobby Generic (voice)
- Back to the Furniture (1998) ... Bobby Generic (voice)
- Dad's Big Day (1997) ... Bobby Generic (voice)
- Cruisin' Bobby (1997) ... Bobby Generic (voice)
- It's a Generic Life (1997) ... Bobby Generic (voice)
 1997 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Karl Durand
- Second Thoughts (1997) ... Karl Durand
 1996 Bless This House (TV Series)
Stuart Wyler
- Natural Born Parents (1996) ... Stuart Wyler
 1995 Harrison Bergeron (TV Movie)
Charlie (of 'Chat with Charlie')
 1995 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Interior Decorator
- Every Mother's Son (1995) ... Interior Decorator
 1994 Magic Kid II
 1994 In Search of Dr. Seuss (TV Movie)
Sam-I-Am (voice)
 1994 Rebel Highway (TV Series)
Danny Klay
- Shake, Rattle and Rock! (1994) ... Danny Klay
 1994 Shake, Rattle and Rock! (TV Movie)
Danny Klay
 1993 TuneLand - Starring Howie Mandel (Video Game)
Lil' Howie / Himself (voice)
 1993 David Copperfield (TV Movie)
Mealy (voice)
 1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Various Characters (1992- )
 1991 Howie and Rose (TV Movie)
Howie Newman
 1990 Carol & Company (TV Series)
 1985-1986 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Waldo / Guest Interviewee
- Grimm Party (1985) ... Guest Interviewee
 1986 A Fine Mess
Dennis Powell
 1985 Where Did I Come From? (Video short)
 1984-1985 Muppet Babies (TV Series)
Skeeter / Animal / Bunsen
- When You Wish Upon a Muppet (1985) ... Skeeter / Animal (voice)
- By the Book (1985) ... Skeeter / Animal / Bunsen (voice)
- The Muppet Museum of Art (1985) ... Skeeter / Animal (voice)
- What's New at the Zoo? (1985) ... Skeeter / Animal (voice)
 1984 Gremlins
Gizmo (voice)
 1982 Laugh Trax (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Various
 1981 Gas
Matt Lloyd
Show Show Producer (20 credits)
Show Show Writer (12 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (171 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in the music video for Clint Black's country single hit, "Summer's Comin'", along with Howie Mandel, Black's wife Lisa Hartman (as Lisa Hartman Black), Joey Lawrence (as Joey Lawrence), Jay Leno, George Kennedy, Dick Clark, Charlie Chase, Leland Sklar, Gerald McRaney, and David Hasselhoff. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 7 Interviews | 16 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

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Personal Quote:

[Who always gave a damn, about adoring Norman Lloyd, who starred in St. Elsewhere (1982)]: I love Norman Lloyd. He is a legend. I have spent hours like a little kid while he regaled us with stories of Hitchcock. He teaches, he entertains. He is a legend! See more »


Filming his new reality show Howie Do It (2008). See more »


Does double "fist pound" with contestants on Deal or No Deal (2005) See more »

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