Judd Hirsch

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Bronx, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/15/1935, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; director
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Judd Hirsch Fast Facts:
  • First professional stage appearance was in the 1964 summer stock production of Herb Gardner's A Thousand Clowns; Broadway debut, two years later, was in Barefoot in the Park.
  • Originally wanted to play the role of Latka, not Alex, on Taxi.
  • Reprised his Taxi character, Alex, in 1999's Andy Kaufman biopic Man on the Moon.
  • David Krumholtz, who played Hirsch's son on NUMB3RS, appeared as Hirsch's son in the 1992 Broadway play Conversations with My Father, when Krumholtz was 13.
  • Judd Hirsch Relationships:
  • Alexander Hirsch - Son
  • Bonnie Chalkin Hirsch - Wife
  • Joseph Sidney Hirsch - Father
  • Sally Kitzis Hirsch - Mother
  • Montana Eve Hirsch - Daughter
  • Elissa Hirsch - Ex-wife
  • Judd Hirsch Awards:
  • 2001 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1979 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1990 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1981 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1983 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1989 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Winner
  • 1982 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1981 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1980 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1978 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1981 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1982 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1980 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1983 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1979 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1980 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 1980 Tony: Actor (Play) - Nominee
  • 1986 Tony: Actor (Play) - Winner
  • 1992 Tony: Actor (Play) - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended Cooper Union, New York, NY; City University of New York, City College, New York, NY (BS in Physics, 1960)

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