STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 35 this week

Michael Richards (I)


Immortalized as Cosmo Kramer on the classic American sitcom Seinfeld (1989), L.A. comedy star Michael Richards was born in Culver City, California, to Phyllis (Nardozzi) and William Richards. He developed an early interest in acting in high school. He attended the California Institute of the Arts and graduated at Evergreen State College in ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 45 people
created 09 Jul 2012
 
a list of 38 people
created 14 Sep 2012
 
a list of 44 people
created 19 Jun 2013
 
a list of 32 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 27 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Michael Richards.

User Polls

Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Sorry, looks like we are having some difficulty rendering this content. Please try again in a few minutes.

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Clorets (1996) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Portrayals | 2 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on signing on to appear in 'Kirstie'] When I was doing 'Seinfeld' I was very intense. Physical comedy takes more time to set up - rehearsing how to come through the door, that slide I did. So I was always in development, and that made me feel like I wasn't able to sit back and enjoy the ride. So this time, I want to be more like a child out on the street, just playing and having fun, and not ... See more »

Trivia:

Is the only primary cast member on Seinfeld (1989) who has never hosted Saturday Night Live (1975). See more »

Trademark:

Towering height See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What this man did is dispicable! cmacdigits
Agent/Publicist? metfantb
The best actor ever. jonahjameson
Bought ''Seinfeld'', S.1 FrankNW
He is the best depaul_rules
He's so meta! adamhorsfall
Discuss Michael Richards on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page