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Robert Klein was born on February 8, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Two Weeks Notice (2002), How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) and Reign Over Me (2007). He was previously married to Brenda Boozer. See full bio »

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 2015 Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (TV Movie)
Mayor of New York
 2014-2015 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series)
Leo Diamond
- The Mystery of the Deemed Dealer (2015) ... Leo Diamond
- The Mystery of the Art Ace (2014) ... Leo Diamond
 2014 Madam Secretary (TV Series)
Canadian Ambassador Lester Clark
- Blame Canada (2014) ... Canadian Ambassador Lester Clark
 2014 Sharknado 2: The Second One (TV Movie)
The Mayor (as Robert Martin Klein)
 2013-2014 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Lyle Pollard
- The Deep Web (2014) ... Lyle Pollard
 2013 Royal Pains (TV Series)
- Hammertime (2013) ... Bert
 2012 Putzel
Narrator (voice)
 2011 Dirty Movie
 2008-2010 Heartland (TV Series)
Dwayne Trent
- Local Hero (2010) ... Dwayne Trent
- Showdown! (2008) ... Dwayne Trent
 2008-2010 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Audience Member / Guest / Harry Michael Schwantz / ...
- Tracy Morgan/Kelly Clarkson (2009) ... Guest (uncredited)
- Steve Carell/Usher (2008) ... Harry Michael Schwantz (uncredited)
- Tina Fey/Carrie Underwood (2008) ... Writer (uncredited)
 2010 Gravity (TV Series)
Father Anthony
- Suicide Dummies (2010) ... Father Anthony
 2006 Wyclef Jean in America (TV Movie)
Sydney Rosenhoch
 2005 Jack & Bobby (TV Series)
Julius Edelman
- Friends with Benefits (2005) ... Julius Edelman
 2002 People I Know
Dr. Sandy Napier
 2002 I'm with Lucy
Dr. Mort Zalkind
 2001 Bob Patterson (TV Series)
- Naked Bob (2001) ... Landau
 2001 Piñero
 2001 The Safety of Objects
Howard Gold
 2000 From Where I Sit (TV Movie)
 2000 Labor Pains
David Raymond
 1999 The King of Queens (TV Series)
Bruce Degner
- Sparing Carrie (1999) ... Bruce Degner
 1999 Goosed
Dad / Mel
 1999 The Contract
 1999 Cosby (TV Series)
- A Very Nice Dance (1999) ... Jack
 1999 Mad About You (TV Series)
Stan Freitus
- Farmer Buchman (1999) ... Stan Freitus
 1999 Suits
Tom Cranston
 1998 Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (TV Series)
- Old Man (1998) ... Robert (voice)
 1998 Primary Colors
Norman Asher
 1998 Next Stop Wonderland
Arty Lesser
 1997 Dellaventura (TV Series)
Dr. Whitman
- The Biggest Miracle (1997) ... Dr. Whitman
 1996 Grace Under Fire (TV Series)
Fred Mullens / Ron
- Mr. Mullens' Opus (1996) ... Fred Mullens / Ron
 1995 Clarissa (TV Movie)
Hugh Hamilton
 1995 The Eddie Files (TV Series)
Smacksaw Harrington
- Statistics: The Lucky Batting Glove ... Smacksaw Harrington
 1994 Wanderer (TV Movie)
 1994 Mixed Nuts
Mr. Lobel
 1994 Radioland Murders
Father Writer
 1993 Phenom (TV Series)
- Crazy for You (1993) ... Stephen
 1993 Frasier (TV Series)
- The Crucible (1993) ... Gary (voice)
 1993 Law & Order (TV Series)
Rick Mason
- Sweeps (1993) ... Rick Mason
 1990 Midnight Caller (TV Series)
- Ryder on the Storm (1990) ... Ryder
 1990 Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel (TV Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1990 Tales from the Darkside: The Movie
Wyatt (segment "Lover's Vow")
 1989 Trying Times (TV Series)
Buddy Amber
- A Good Life (1989) ... Buddy Amber
 1989 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Barney Drake
- Trevor Hudson's Legacy (1989) ... Barney Drake
 1989 Tattingers (TV Series)
- Ex-Appeal (1989)
 1988 Dangerous Curves
Bam Bam
 1988 Family Ties (TV Series)
Roger Erdman
- The Boys Next Door (1988) ... Roger Erdman
 1986 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
Robert Morgan
- Father's Day (1986) ... Robert Morgan
 1985 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Bill Lowery (segment "Wordplay")
- Wordplay/Dreams for Sale/Chameleon (1985) ... Bill Lowery (segment "Wordplay")
 1985 George Burns Comedy Week (TV Series)
- Death Benefits (1985)
 1985 This Wife for Hire (TV Movie)
Alan Harper
 1985 Poison Ivy (TV Movie)
'Big Irv' Klopper
 1983 Braingames (TV Series) (segments 'Aliens' and 'Faces')
- Pilot (1983) ... (segments 'Aliens' and 'Faces') (voice)
 1983 Pajama Tops (TV Movie)
Lenny Jolie-Jolie
 1983 Your Place... or Mine (TV Movie)
 1982 Table Settings (TV Movie)
 1981 Nobody's Perfekt
 1979 The Bell Jar
 1979 New Generation
Le cascadeur cheval
 1978 Hooper
Roger Deal
 1977 A Secret Space
 1977 Visions (TV Series)
- A Secret Space (1977) ... Rebbe
 1977 Le gang
 1976 Boomerang
 1975 The Gypsy
 1974 Paul Sand in Friends and Lovers (TV Series)
Mike Moran
- Moran's the Man (1974) ... Mike Moran
 1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Michael (segment "Love and the End of the Line")
- Love and the End of the Line/Love and the Growing Romance/Love and the Postal Meeter (1973) ... Michael (segment "Love and the End of the Line")
 1972 Rivals
 1971 The Pursuit of Happiness
Melvin Lasher
 1970 The Owl and the Pussycat
 1970 The Landlord
Peter (as Bob Klein)
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Other Works:

CD: Narrator for the two disc Second City history See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bob Klein | Robert Martin Klein | Teen Tones


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