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Larry Hankin Biography

Birth Name:
Matthew Lee Jones
Birth Place:
Sacramento, California, United States
Profession
Actor, director, producer, comedian, rapper, singer, voice artist

Fast Facts

  • Was raised in Pomona, California
  • Has 9 siblings between his mother's children and his stepfather's children
  • Former member of the ska band Faculty Four
  • Performed improv with Boom Chicago in Amsterdam for three years
  • His signature raspy voice is a result of the rigorous touring schedule of Boom Chicago, which caused him to continually lose his voice

Awards

  • 1979Oscar-Best Short Film, Live Action: nominated

Relationships

  • Ashley -- Sister
  • Jasper -- Son
  • Kelly Daly -- Wife