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Richard Simmons was born on July 12, 1948 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Milton Teagle Simmons. He is an actor and producer, known for General Hospital (1963), Sweatin' to the Oldies (1988) and Sweatin' to the Oldies 3 (1991). See full bio »

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Known For

General Hospital
General Hospital Himself / Richard / Richard Simmons
(1980-2013)
Sweatin' to the Oldies
(1988)
Sweatin' to the Oldies 3
(1991)
Sweatin' to the Oldies 2
(1990)

Filmography

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 1980-2013 General Hospital (TV Series)
Richard / Richard Simmons
- Episode #1.12781 (2013) ... Richard
- Episode #1.4379 (1980) ... Richard Simmons (uncredited)
 2010-2012 Fish Hooks (TV Series)
Coach Salmons
- Principal Bea (2012) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- Little Fish Sunshine (2012) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- Rock Yeti Lobster (2012) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- Fish School Musical (2011) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- We've Got Fish Spirit (2011) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
 2004 Johnny Bravo (TV Series)
Richard Simmons / Little Ricky Simmons
- Get Shovelized/T Is for Trouble (2004) ... Richard Simmons / Little Ricky Simmons (voice)
 1999 DreamMaker (TV Series)
Host
 1998 Hercules: Zero to Hero (Video)
Physedipus (voice)
 1993 Rocko's Modern Life (TV Series)
Aerobics Instructor
- No Pain, No Gain/Who Gives a Buck? (1993) ... Aerobics Instructor (voice)
 1992 Dinosaurs (TV Series)
Richard Simmons Dinosaur
- Nature Calls (1992) ... Richard Simmons Dinosaur (voice)
 1985 From Here to Maternity (TV Short)
Birthing Coach
 1982 CHiPs (TV Series)
Richard Simmons
 1969 Fellini - Satyricon
Nymphomaniac's Slave (unconfirmed, uncredited)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (111 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Author of 9 books, including the New York Times best seller "Never Say Diet", three best selling cookbooks, and his 1998 autobiography "Still Hungry - After All These Years". See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm such a huge fan, and I've done classes of all Lady Gaga music. And she's just someone who evokes freedom and love for her fans and passion in what she does. Lady Gaga, I'll take you out for a salad anytime. See more »

Trivia:

When appearing with two of his weight-loss clients on the The Howard Stern Show (1990) in 1990, Stern taunted his clients by waving food in front of their faces using a fishing pole. A large roasted chicken was lowered from the ceiling as well, to the shock and dismay of Richard's clients. One of those clients, Michael Hebranko, later ballooned to over 1,000 pounds and had to be rescued from his ... See more »

Trademark:

His afro and glittery leotards

Nickname:

Dicky

Star Sign:

Cancer

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