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About Richard Lewis
Comedian Richard Lewis discovered his flair for the act when he was a young student. In the 1970s, he started doing stand-up comedy at night-time after closing from his copywriting job during the day. In 1974, he appeared as a guest for the first time on “The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson”.
He debuted as an actor in 1977 in the TV film “Diary of a Young Comic” and has gone on to become famous for roles such as Marty Gold in “Anything But Love” and for playing himself on “Curb Your Enthusiasm”.
He was born to an actress mother and a caterer father. He grew up in Englewood, New Jersey. He is Jewish. He married Joyce Lapinsky in 2005.
In 1991, Viewers for Quality Television nominated him for “Best Actor – Quality Comedy Series” for his role in “Anything but Love”.
He was also a Screen Actors Guild Award nominee for “Outstanding Ensemble in a Comedy Series” alongside his “Curb Your Enthusiasm” co-stars in 2006.
He has made appearances in the films “Robin Hood: Men in Tights” and “Leaving Las Vegas”.
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Famous quotes by Richard Lewis
I love being famous. It validates that I have something to say.Richard Lewis
I quit therapy because my analyst was trying to help me behind my back.Richard Lewis
When you're in love it's the most glorious two and a half days of your life.Richard Lewis
Richard Lewis' Popularity
Richard Lewis is a famous American comedian, who was born on June 29, 1947. As a person born on this date, Richard Lewis is listed in our database as the 93rd most popular celebrity for the day (June 29) and the 277th most popular for the year (1947).
People born on June 29 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Richard Lewis is the 3108th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Richard Lewis' birthday, Richard Lewis is the 16295th most famous American and ranks 25th in famous people born in Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
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