Andy Kaufman (I) (1949–1984)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Taxi (1978-1983) | Heartbeeps (1981) | My Breakfast with Blassie (1983)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Tony Clifton | Baji Kimran
BORN 
Jan 17, 1949 (died May 16, 1984)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for That's Life!! Kilorenzos Smith in Talks...That's Life!! Kilorenzos Smith in Talks... (TV Series) Inspiration ( 2 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013 2
  • Primary photo for The Andy Kaufman ShowThe Andy Kaufman Show (TV Special) Himself - Host / Various, Performer ("One More Song for You", "Hi to You & Hi to Me", "Blue Moon of Kentucky"), Writer (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for TaxiTaxi (TV Series) Latka Gravas / Vic Ferrari / Arlo / Jeffrey / Alex Reiger ( 114 episodes, 1978–1983 )  Less 1978–1983 114
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  • Primary photo for Super Bowl XVII Pre-Game ShowSuper Bowl XVII Pre-Game Show (TV Movie) Latka Gravas (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 ) , Performer ("Rose Marie") ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Elvis / British Man / Foreign Man ( 4 episodes, 1975–1982 ) , Himself / Himself - Stand-up Act ( 4 episodes, 1975–1977 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Performer ("Old MacDonald") ( 1 episode, 1976 ) , Performer ("Oklahoma!", "And That's the Way it Goes", "I Need Your Love Tonight") ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Performer ("Pop Goes the Weasel") ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Performer ("Love Me", "Blue Suede Shoes") ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1975–1982 8
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  • Primary photo for The Fantastic Miss Piggy ShowThe Fantastic Miss Piggy Show (TV Movie) Tony Clifton (as Tony Clifton)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Performer ("On the Street Where You Live", "Anything You Can Do") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Tony Clifton ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
    • Episode dated 19 September 1979 (Sep 19, 1979) Tony Clifton, Performer ("On the Street Where You Live", "Anything You Can Do")  Less
  • Primary photo for Andy's FunhouseAndy's Funhouse (TV Movie) Himself / Latka Gravas / Tony Clifton (as Tony Clifton), Composer, Producer, Writer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Stick AroundStick Around (TV Short) Andy, the Robot  Less 1977
Self (36 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Elayne Boosler: Party of OneElayne Boosler: Party of One (TV Movie) Himself (voice)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Superstars of Comedy Salute the ImprovSuperstars of Comedy Salute the Improv (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The TopThe Top (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Rodney Dangerfield Special: I Can't Take It No MoreThe Rodney Dangerfield Special: I Can't Take It No More (TV Movie) Himself / Various / Dr. Vinnie Boombatz  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for WrestlingWrestling (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983
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  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 10 episodes, 1982–1983 )  Less 1982–1983
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Special Guest / Voice of Elvis / Himself - Stand-up Act ( 12 episodes, 1975–1983 )  Less 1975–1983
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  • Primary photo for An Evening at the ImprovAn Evening at the Improv (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Comic ( 2 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Catch a Rising Star's 10th AnniversaryCatch a Rising Star's 10th Anniversary (TV Special) Himself - Comedian  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1979–1982 )  Less 1979–1982
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Tony Clifton / Himself ( 4 episodes, 1979–1981 )  Less 1979–1981
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  • Primary photo for FridaysFridays (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself - Recorded Apology / Himself - Guest Host ( 3 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Tony Clifton / Himself / Himself - Host ( 3 episodes, 1972–1981 )  Less 1972–1981
  • Primary photo for The David Letterman ShowThe David Letterman Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Johnny Cash ChristmasJohnny Cash Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Special) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Tony Clifton / Foreign Man ( 3 episodes, 1977–1979 )  Less 1977–1979
  • Primary photo for The Tomorrow ShowThe Tomorrow Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for V.I.P. Night on Broadway BenefitV.I.P. Night on Broadway Benefit (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Cher... and Other FantasiesCher... and Other Fantasies (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 6 episodes, 1976–1978 )  Less 1976–1978
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  • Primary photo for Live WednesdayLive Wednesday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Dating GameThe Dating Game (TV Series) Himself - Participant ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash Christmas SpecialThe Johnny Cash Christmas Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Redd FoxxRedd Foxx (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The 2nd Annual HBO Young Comedians ShowThe 2nd Annual HBO Young Comedians Show (TV Special) Himself / Tony Clifton  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Van Dyke and CompanyVan Dyke and Company (TV Series) Himself / HimselfElvis Impersonator / Regular / Fonzie Runner-up ( 10 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976
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  • Primary photo for The Lisa Hartman ShowThe Lisa Hartman Show (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Monty Hall's Variety HourMonty Hall's Variety Hour (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Joe Franklin ShowThe Joe Franklin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin Comedy WorldThe Dean Martin Comedy World (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Kaufman LivesKaufman Lives Himself  Less
Archive Footage (39 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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