Charles Grodin

Screenwriter / Writer / Film Producer | * 04/21/1935 († 86, 05/18/2021) | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (United States of America (USA))
Charles Sidney Grodin (April 21, 1935 – May 18, 2021) was an American actor, comedian, author, and television talk show host. Grodin began his acting career in the 1960s appearing in TV serials including The Virginian. After a small part in Rosemary's Baby in 1968, he played the lead in Elaine May's The Heartbreak Kid (1972) and supporting roles in Mike Nichols's Catch-22 (1970), the 1976 remake of King Kong, and Warren Beatty's Heaven Can Wait (1978). Known for his deadpan delivery and often cast as a put-upon straight man, Grodin became familiar as a supporting actor in many Hollywood comedies of the era, including Real Life (1979), Seems Like Old Times... ()
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Charles Grodin (born April 21, 1935) was an American actor, comedian, author and former cable talk show host.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Charles Grodin

Primetime Emmy Awards Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actor

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Movies with Charles Grodin as Actor(50)

as Dick D'Angelo2016 The Comedian
as Leslie Breitbart2015 While We're Young
as Jerry2014 The Humbling
as Father2013 Brazzaville Teen-Ager
as himself2012 Char·ac·ter
2009 Endgame
as Bob Kowalski2006 The Ex
as Mr. Parker1994 It Runs in the Family
as Nicky Holiday (archive footage)1994 The World of Jim Henson
as Martin Daniels1994 Clifford
as Murray Blum1993 Dave
as Commandeered Driver1993 So I Married an Axe Murderer
as Harrison Winslow1993 Heart and Souls
as George Newton1993 Beethoven's 2nd
as George Newton1992 Beethoven
as Quentin Fitzwaller1990 The Muppets at Walt Disney World
as Spencer Barnes1990 Taking Care of Business
as Jonathan Mardukas1988 Midnight Run
as Mr. Glerman1988 You Can't Hurry Love
as George Matlin1988 The Couch Trip
as Jim Harrison1987 Ishtar
as George Lollar1986 Last Resort
as Herb Derman1985 Movers & Shakers
as Buddy1984 The Woman in Red
as Warren Evans1984 The Lonely Guy
as Lord Fancourt Babberly1983 Charley's Aunt
as Vance Kramer1981 The Incredible Shrinking Woman
as Nicky Holiday1981 The Great Muppet Caper
as Homer1980 It's My Turn
as Ira Parks1980 Seems Like Old Times
as Warren Yeager1979 Real Life
as Jake1979 Sunburn
as Michael Lindsay1978 Just Me and You
as Arnie Doud, Harge Gang1978 The Meanest Men in the West
as Tony Abbott1978 Heaven Can Wait
as Joseph (voice)1977 It Happened One Christmas
as Martin Cramer1977 Thieves
as Fred S. Wilson1976 King Kong
as Howard R. Chesser1974 11 Harrowhouse
as Lenny Cantrow1972 The Heartbreak Kid
as Captain Aarfy Aardvark1970 Catch-22
as Dr. Hill1968 Rosemary's Baby
as Drummer Boy (uncredited)1954 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

TV Shows/Series with Charles Grodin as Actor(17)

Movies with Charles Grodin as Crew(5)

Production/Producer1985 Movers & Shakers
Writing/Writer1985 Movers & Shakers
Directing/Director1974 Paradise
Writing/Adaptation1974 11 Harrowhouse

Full Name: Charles Grodin
Born: Sunday, 04/21 1935 (April) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (United States of America (USA))
Died: Tuesday, 05/18 2021 (May) in Wilton (aged: 86)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Educated at: University of Miami, Peabody High School
Other names for Charles Grodin (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Charles Sidney Grodin"
Charles Grodin frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (30x, Actor)
Bill Hader (23x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (19x, Actress)
Will Forte (13x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (11x, Actress)
Martin Short (9x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (8x, Actor)
Scarlett Johansson (7x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (7x, Actor)
Robert De Niro (7x, Actor)
Warren Beatty (7x, Actor)
Lawrence Dobkin (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:7949, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 09/16/2021