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Kevin James was born Kevin George Knipfing on April 26, 1965, in Mineola, New York, to Janet, an office worker, and Joseph Valentine Knipfing, Jr., an insurance agency owner. He has German ancestry. James attended Cortland University where he played fullback on the football team while majoring in sports management. He realized after 3 years that ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 12 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The King of Queens
The King of Queens Doug Heffernan / Ed, Jr.
(1998-2007)
Here Comes the Boom
Here Comes the Boom Scott Voss
(2012)
Paul Blart: Mall Cop
(2009)
Hitch
Hitch Albert
(2005)

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 2016 Kevin Can Wait (TV Series) (pre-production)
Kevin
 2015 Liv and Maddie (TV Series)
Mr. Clodfelter
- Cook-a-Rooney (2015) ... Mr. Clodfelter
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan
Hacky Sack Tournament Celebrity Judge (uncredited)
 2006 Barnyard
Otis the Cow (voice)
 2006 Grilled
Dave
 2005/I Hitch
Albert
 2004 50 First Dates
Factory Worker
 2002 Pinocchio
Mangiafuoco (English version, voice)
 2001 Arli$$ (TV Series)
Kevin
- Like No Business I Know (2001) ... Kevin
 1999 Becker (TV Series)
Doug Heffernan
- Drive, They Said (1999) ... Doug Heffernan (uncredited)
 1999 Martial Law (TV Series)
Dallas Hampton
- Nitro Man (1999) ... Dallas Hampton
 1998 Cosby (TV Series)
Doug Heffernan
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Other Works:

Commercials for Mazzio's Pizza, playing hosts of bumbling characters.

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2 Interviews | 8 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

I had my boy in Boston on Easter Sunday. That kills me, from a sports perspective. He's a Boston baby and I'm a New York guy. See more »

Trivia:

Is a member of Pi Lambda Phi fraternity. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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Hilarious in King of Queen, but isn't as funny in movies. Peloquin_T15
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He is so incredibly sexy McMe
Best King of Queens lines maxell_tw
King of Queens is his magnum opus... acg2013
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