Alan King

Alan King

  • Born on
    • December 27th, 1927
  • Died on
    • May 9th, 2004
Alan King (born Irwin Alan Kniberg; December 26, 1927 – May 9, 2004) was an American actor and comedian known for his biting wit and often angry humorous rants. King became well known as a Jewish comedian and satirist. He was also a serious actor who appeared in a number of movies and television shows. King wrote several books, produced films, and appeared in plays. In later years, he helped many philanthropic causes.


Acting (21 Credits)

2004Mind the Gap as Herb Schweitzer
2004Rory O'Shea Was Here as Tommy
2002Sunshine State as Murray Silver
2001Rush Hour 2 as Steve Reign
1998The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars as Supreme Commander (voice)
1995Casino as Andy Stone
1994Baseball as Voice
1992Night and the City as Ira 'Boom Boom' Grossman
1990The Bonfire of the Vanities as Arthur Ruskin
1989Enemies, A Love Story as Rabbi Lembeck
1988Memories of Me as Abe
1985Cat's Eye as Dr. Vinnie Donatti
1983Lovesick as Lionel Gross, M.D.
1982I, the Jury as Charles Kalecki
1982Author! Author! as Kreplich
1980Just Tell Me What You Want as Max Herschel
1971The Anderson Tapes as Pat Angelo
1968Bye Bye Braverman as The Rabbi
1957The Helen Morgan Story as Benny Weaver
1956Miracle in the Rain as Gil Parker
1955Hit the Deck as Shore Patrol

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