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Curtis Armstrong

Curtis Armstrong was born on November 27, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Better Off Dead... (1985), Risky Business (1983) and Revenge of the Nerds (1984). He has been married to Elaine Aronson since January 2, 1994. They have one child. See full bio »

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Better Off Dead...
Better Off Dead... Charles De Mar
Risky Business
Risky Business Miles Dalby
Revenge of the Nerds
Southland Tales
Southland Tales Dr. Soberin Exx


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 2018 Blind Psychosis (TV Movie) (post-production)
Bill Gibsby
 2013-2018 New Girl (TV Series)
Principal Foster / Dr. Foster
 2005-2018 American Dad! (TV Series)
Snot Lonstein / Snot / Eli Weisel / ...
 2017 MacGyver (TV Series)
 2017 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (TV Series)
Super Amazing Bouncy Ball
 2016 Frequency (TV Series)
Karl Pierce
 2013-2016 Supernatural (TV Series)
Metatron / Marv
 2016 Major Crimes (TV Series)
Peter Goldman
 2015 Gumshoe and Stiletto (Short)
Gumshoe (voice)
 2015 Highston (TV Series)
Uncle Billy
 2015 Cocktails & Dreams (TV Movie)
Booger (as Sir Curtis Armstrong)
 2015 Workaholics (TV Series)
Richard Ottmar
 2015 Bound & Babysitting (TV Movie)
 2014 Planes: Fire & Rescue
Maru (voice)
 2014 Gumshoe (Short)
Gumshoe (voice)
 2014 TripTank (TV Series)
Candy Van Man
 2014 Locker 13
Clifford Marley (segment "story #2")
 2014/I Scrambled (Short)
 2013 Poker Donkey (Short)
 2012-2013 Robot and Monster (TV Series)
Robot / Marf / Robot-Bot / ...
 2008-2013 The Game (TV Series)
Dr. Dawson / Dr. Parker
 2013 Bones (TV Series)
Oscar Schultz
 2011-2013 Dan Vs. (TV Series)
 2012 Route 30, Too!
Deer Hunter Bob
 2012/I Sparkle
 2012 Scandal (TV Series)
Attorney Cole
 2012 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
 2011 The Closer (TV Series)
Peter Goldman
 2011 Hit List
Mr. Button
 2011 Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (Video)
 2011 The Dog Who Saved Halloween (TV Movie)
 2011 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Computer Guy
 2011 Flypaper
Mitchell Wolf
 2011 $#*! My Dad Says (TV Series)
 2010 Darnell Dawkins: Mouth Guitar Legend
Governor Gabe Gaithright
 2010 Glory Daze (TV Series)
Morty Feldman
 2010 Mafia II (Video Game)
Civilians (voice)
 2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Clint Pudder
 2010 Blue Mountain State (TV Series)
Ronnie Hayes
 2010 High School
Mr. Thompson
 2010 Zeke and Luther (TV Series)
Clarence Fitzle
 2009 American Pie Presents: The Book of Love (Video)
Mr. O'Donnell
 2009 The Forgotten (TV Series)
 2009 House M.D. (TV Series)
 2009 The Gold Retrievers
The Professor
 2009 The Tale of RJ (Short)
RJ's Dad
 2009 Legally Blondes (Video)
Mr. Golden
 2009 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
Chaz Dalton
 2009 Ratko: The Dictator's Son
 2006-2008 The Emperor's New School (TV Series)
Mr. Moleguaco
 2008 Foreign Exchange
 2008 Beer for My Horses
D.A. Levine
 2008 The Riches (TV Series)
Barry Stone
 2008 iCarly (TV Series)
Store Clerk
 2008 Psych (TV Series)
 2008 Wizards of Waverly Place (TV Series)
The Zit
 2007 Route 30
 2007 Reaper (TV Series)
 2007 Standoff (TV Series)
Norris Burke
 2007 Shredderman Rules (TV Movie)
Mayor Izzo
 2007 Moola
 2007 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
 2006 Smokin' Aces
Morris Mecklen
 2006 Me, Eloise (TV Series)
 2006 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Dr. Zachary Simon
 2006 Southland Tales
Dr. Soberin Exx
 2006 Akeelah and the Bee
Mr. Welch
 2006 Pucked
 2006 In Justice (TV Series)
Harris Sharp
 2005 Stroker and Hoop (TV Series)
Double-Wide / Zombie Ken / Bear Collector / ...
 2005 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Robert Martin
 2005 The Buzz on Maggie (TV Series)
 2005 Greener Mountains
 2005 Las Vegas (TV Series)
Arnold Peters
 2005/I Man of the House
Morgan Ball
 2004-2005 One on One (TV Series)
 2004 Big Time (Short)
 2004 Post Mikey (Short)
Norman Hubbard
 2004 Tales of a Fly on the Wall (TV Movie)
The Fly
 2004/I Ray
Ahmet Ertegun
 2004 The Seat Filler
 2004 Vendetta: No Conscience, No Mercy
Brodrick Dooley
 2004 Oliver Beene (TV Series)
Hobo Bob
 2004 Good Morning, Miami (TV Series)
 2004 Conversations (Short)
Josh Candleman
 2004 Double Shot (Short)
 2004 Joan of Arcadia (TV Series)
Security Guard God
 2003 The Bar
Ozwald Rosencrantz
 2003 Titletown (TV Movie)
 2003 Rock Me, Baby (TV Series)
 2001-2003 Ed (TV Series)
Mr. Cheswick
 2003 Grounded for Life (TV Series)
 2003 My Dinner with Jimi
Herb Cohen
 2003 Quigley
Dexter Pearlsley
 2002 Project Viper (TV Movie)
 2002 Van Wilder
Campus Cop
 2001-2002 The Chronicle (TV Series)
Sal / 'Pig Boy' / Pig Boy
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Herb / The Punisher
 2002 V.I.P. (TV Series)
 2002 Gale Force (Video)
Steve Chaney
 2001 That '70s Show (TV Series)
Barry Donovan
 2000 Vampire: The Masquerade - Redemption (Video Game)
Pink (voice)
 2000 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
 2000 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Tiny Tim Fallow
 1999 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
Ken Fretts
 1999 Felicity (TV Series)
 1999 L.A. Doctors (TV Series)
Charlie Fielding
 1998 Brimstone (TV Series)
Jimmy G.
 1998 The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer (TV Series)
Confederate Soldier
 1998 Border to Border
Man in Diner
 1998 Love Boat: The Next Wave (TV Series)
Mitch Beeber
 1998 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Bert Miller
 1993-1997 Eek!stravaganza (TV Series)
 1997 Alright Already (TV Series)
Dr. Russell Conn
 1997 Elvis Meets Nixon (TV Movie)
Farley Hall
 1997 The Hunger (TV Series)
Bart Brookman
 1997 L.A. Johns (TV Movie)
'Big' Ben
 1996 Jingle All the Way
Chain Smoking Booster
 1996 Suddenly Susan (TV Series)
 1996 Ellen (TV Series)
 1996 Spy Hard
Pastry Chef
 1996 Big Bully
 1995 A.J.'s Time Travelers (TV Series)
Leonardo de Vinci
 1995 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Dr. Morton Freberger
 1995 Dream On (TV Series)
Pete LaSalle
 1995 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Albie Swinson
 1995 M.A.N.T.I.S. (TV Series)
B.B. Rantzer
 1995 Cybill (TV Series)
 1994 Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love (TV Movie)
Dudley (Booger) Dawson
 1993 Public Enemy #2
Ivan Delbert
 1993 Sirens (TV Series)
Samuel Wayne
 1993 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
 1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn
Country Jake
 1992 Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation (TV Movie)
Dudley 'Booger' Dawson, Esq.
 1992 Mann & Machine (TV Series)
Eric Easton
 1991 Hi Honey - I'm Dead (TV Movie)
Arnold Pischkin
 1990 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
 1990 Grand (TV Series)
Yale Pinhaus
 1989 How I Got Into College
Arcadia Bible Academy Recruiter (uncredited)
 1986-1989 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Herbert Quentin Viola / Burt Viola / Bert Viola / ...
 1986 One Crazy Summer
Ack Ack Raymond
 1985 Bad Medicine
Dennis Gladstone
 1985 Better Off Dead...
Charles De Mar
 1984 Revenge of the Nerds
 1983 Risky Business
Miles Dalby
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of his book, "Revenge of the Nerd". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sir Curtis Armstrong


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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Sometimes, a person has to be dead a while before people can appreciate what they did when they were alive. See more »


Claims that after doing Revenge of the Nerds (1984), everyday of his life someone recognizes him as Booger (although he says this does not bother him in the least). See more »


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