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Alan King (I) (1927–2004)


Alan King was born on December 26, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA as Irwin Alan Kniberg. He was an actor and producer, known for Rush Hour 2 (2001), Casino (1995) and Cat's Eye (1985). He was married to Jeanette Sprung. He died on May 9, 2004 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Known For

Rush Hour 2
Rush Hour 2 Steven Reign
(2001)
Casino
Casino Andy Stone
(1995)
Cat's Eye
Cat's Eye Dr. Vinny Donatti
(1985)
Sunshine State
Sunshine State Murray Silver
(2002)

Filmography

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 2004 Mind the Gap
Herb Schweitzer
 2002 Sunshine State
Murray Silver
 2001 Rush Hour 2
Steven Reign
 2000 Family Guy (TV Series)
The Don
- There's Something About Paulie (2000) ... The Don (voice)
 1999 Family Law (TV Series)
Hy Adlin
- The Nanny (1999) ... Hy Adlin
 1999 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Larry Lensky
- Big Hand for the Little Lady (1999) ... Larry Lensky
 1998 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
God
 1998 The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars (Video)
Supreme Commander (voice)
 1995 Dad, the Angel & Me (TV Movie)
Bernie
 1995 Casino
Andy Stone
 1995 The Infiltrator (TV Movie)
Rabbi Hier
 1994 Love & War (TV Series)
 1993 Law & Order (TV Series)
Jonathan Shapiro
- Securitate (1993) ... Jonathan Shapiro
 1992 Blossom (TV Series)
Rabbi Hyman Greenblatt
- Losing Your... Religion (1992) ... Rabbi Hyman Greenblatt
 1992 Night and the City
Ira 'Boom Boom' Grossman
 1991 The Golden Girls (TV Series)
Mel Bushman
- Melodrama (1991) ... Mel Bushman
 1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities
Arthur Ruskin
 1990 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Dr. Ben Teitelman
- Prelude to a Bris (1990) ... Dr. Ben Teitelman
 1990 Shalom Sesame (TV Series)
Simon Maccabee
- Chanukah (1990) ... Simon Maccabee (voice)
 1989 Enemies: A Love Story
Rabbi Lembeck
 1988 Memories of Me
Abe
 1986 The Alan King Show (TV Movie)
Alan 'Coop' Cooper
 1985 Cat's Eye
Dr. Vinny Donatti
 1983 Lovesick
Lionel Gross, M.D.
 1982 Author! Author!
Kreplich
 1982 I, the Jury
Charles Kalecki
 1980 Pinocchio's Christmas (TV Movie)
Maestro Fire-Eater (voice)
 1980 Just Tell Me What You Want
Max Herschel
 1978 How to Pick Up Girls! (TV Movie)
Manny Shiller
 1977 Seventh Avenue (TV Mini-Series)
Harry Lee
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Harry Lee
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Harry Lee
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Harry Lee
 1972 The Corner Bar (TV Series)
 1971 The Anderson Tapes
Angelo
 1968 That's Life (TV Series)
- Life in Suburbia (1968)
- The Honeymoon (1968)
 1968 Bye Bye Braverman
The Rabbi
 1966 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
Leo
 1961 Operation Snafu
T / Sgt Buzzer
 1961 The Alan King Show (TV Movie)
 1957 The Helen Morgan Story
Benny Weaver
 1956 The Girl He Left Behind
Maguire
 1956 Miracle in the Rain
Sgt. Gilbert 'Gil' Parker
 1955 Hit the Deck
Shore Patrol
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Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (138 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "Alan King's Great Jewish Joke Book". New York: Crown Publishers, 2002. ISBN 0609609246 See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 8 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Women live longer than men. The reason for it is they're not married to women. See more »

Trivia:

Thrived on social humor and life's annoyances. Jerry Stiller once called him "the Jewish Will Rogers". See more »

Trademark:

Cigars

Nickname:

The Last Angry Man of the Suburbs

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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