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Arliss Howard Biography

Birth Name:
Leslie Richard Howard
Birth Place:
Independence, Missouri, United States
Actor, director

Fast Facts

  • Grew up listening to Kansas City Royals games on a radio won by his sister in a beauty pageant
  • Later appeared in baseball movies The Sandlot and Moneyball
  • Met his wife Debra Winger on the set of 1993's Wilder Napalm
  • Performs on the Night Kitchen Radio Theater, a nonprofit airing on satellite radio, with a cast including son Babe and wife Debra
  • Lives on a farm in upstate New York, in surroundings similar to those in his native Missouri