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Albert Brooks was born on July 22, 1947 in Beverly Hills, California, USA as Albert Lawrence Einstein. He is an actor and writer, known for Drive (2011), Defending Your Life (1991) and Lost in America (1985). He has been married to Kimberly Shlain since March 15, 1997. They have two children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 28 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Drive
Drive Bernie Rose
(2011)
Defending Your Life
Defending Your Life Daniel Miller
(1991)
Lost in America
Lost in America David Howard
(1985)
Broadcast News
Broadcast News Aaron Altman
(1987)

Filmography

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 2017 I Love You, Daddy
Dick Welker (as A. Brooks)
 2016 The Secret Life of Pets
Tiberius (voice)
 2016 Finding Dory
Marlin (voice)
 2015 Concussion
Dr. Cyril Wecht
 2015 Le Petit Prince
The Businessman (voice)
 1990-2015 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Hank Scorpio / Jacques / Dr. Raufbold / ...
 2014 A Most Violent Year
Andrew Walsh
 2012 This Is 40
Larry
 2011/I Drive
Bernie Rose
 2008 Weeds (TV Series)
Lenny Botwin
 2007 The Simpsons Movie
Russ Cargill (voice, as A. Brooks)
 2003 Finding Nemo
Marlin (voice)
 2003/I The In-Laws
Jerry Peyser
 2001 My First Mister
Randall - 'R'
 1999 The Muse
Steven Phillips
 1998 Out of Sight
Richard Ripley
 1998 Doctor Dolittle
Jacob the Tiger (voice)
 1997 Critical Care
Dr. Butz
 1996/II Mother
John Henderson
 1994 The Scout
Al Percolo
 1994 I'll Do Anything
Burke Adler
 1991 Defending Your Life
Daniel Miller
 1987 Broadcast News
Aaron Altman
 1985 Lost in America
David Howard
 1984 Unfaithfully Yours
Norman Robbins
 1983 Terms of Endearment
Rudyard (voice, as A. Brooks)
 1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie
Car Driver (prologue)
 1981 Modern Romance
Robert Cole
 1980 Private Benjamin
Yale Goodman
 1979 Real Life
Albert Brooks
 1976 Taxi Driver
Tom
 1975 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Interviewer (segment "The Impossible Truth") / Bob (segment 'NBC Super Season') / Heart Surgeon (segment 'Operation') / ...
 1972 The New Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
Dr. Norman
 1971 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Christopher Leacock (segment "Love and Operation Model")
 1970 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Rudy
 1969 Hot Wheels (TV Series)
Mickey Barnes / Kip Chogi (voice)
 1969 Insight (TV Series)
Hank
 1969 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
College Student
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Other Works:

TV commercials (voice-over): Blockbuster Video stores. See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Interviews | 4 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

A. Brooks

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

We export films that are full of sleazy [penis] jokes and toilet humor
  • that's why we've earned the affectionate nickname of the Great Satan.
What's seemingly benign, by our standards, is doing more damage to us around the world than anything I could ever do. See more »

Trivia:

Nephew of Zeke Manners See more »

Trademark:

Frequent collaborators: Monica Mcgowan Johnson and James L. Brooks See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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