Richard Kind

  • Birth Place: Trenton, New Jersey, United States
  • Profession: Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Planned to attend law school before deciding to pursue an acting career.
  • Performed with the famed Second City improv-comedy troupes in Chicago and Los Angeles in the 1980s.
  • Appeared in longtime friend George Clooney's 2002 directorial debut Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. Clooney also served as best man at his wedding.
  • Has voiced numerous animals and creatures in animated features including Tom and Jerry: The Movie, A Bug's Life and Garfield: The Movie.

Awards

  • 1994, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2010, Independent Spirit Awards — Robert Altman Award: Winner
  • 2013, Tony — Actor (Featured Role--Play): Nominee

Relationships

  • Alice Kind — Mother
  • Dana Stanley — Wife
  • Samuel Kind — Father

College

  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States (BS, 1978)
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