Richard Jeni (1957–2007)


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Richard Jeni was born on April 14, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Mask (1994), Richard Jeni: Platypus Man (1992) and Platypus Man (1995). He died on March 10, 2007 in West Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Mask Charlie Schumaker
(1994)
Platypus Man Richard Jeni
(1995)
Chasing Robert Rich the Bookie
(2007)

Filmography

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 2007 Chasing Robert
Rich the Bookie
 2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series)
White Cop
- Everybody Hates Rejection (2006) ... White Cop
 2004 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time (TV Mini Series)
Self #57 - Panelist
 2002 Mr. Bill Does Vegas (Short)
 1997 Dad's Week Off (TV Movie)
Bernie
 1996 Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (TV Series)
Richard
- Monte Carlo (1996) ... Richard (voice)
 1995 Platypus Man (TV Series)
Richard Jeni
- Dying to Live (1995) ... Richard Jeni
- Out of the Mouths of Babes (1995) ... Richard Jeni
- Lower East Side Story (1995) ... Richard Jeni
- Without a Hitch (1995) ... Richard Jeni
- Both Sides Now (1995) ... Richard Jeni
 1994 Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Host
- Make 'Em Laugh (1994) ... Host (voice)
 1994 The Mask
Charlie Schumaker
 1988 Bird
Morello
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Show Show Self (42 credits)
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Other Works:

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Official Sites:

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)

Relatives:

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Personal Quote:

Imagine my surprise when it turned out the main thing that I was qualified for was to get another degree and teach Political Science to other people, who would, in turn, teach it to other people! This wasn't higher education, this was Amway with a football team! --On his college degree See more »

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First achieved national attention with his Showtime special "Richard Jeni:" Boy from New York City". See more »

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