Gilbert Gottfried: Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Career, Wife, Net Worth, Height, Weight, Education, Parents, Children, Achievements, Profession, Hobbies, Siblings: Gilbert Jeremy Gottfried is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He was born on February 28, 1955, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States. And is currently 66 years old. Gottfried is a veteran comedian with 5 decades of experience and is known for voicing the parrot Iago in Aladdin animated movies and TV shows.
Gilbert Gottfried Early Life
Gilbert Gottfried was born on February 28, 1955, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States. His father Max Gottfried ran a hardware store with his own father, above which the family lived while his mother Lillian (Zimmerman) was a homemaker. At age 15, Gottfried began doing amateur stand-up in New York City and, after a few years, became known around New York as “the comedian’s comedian”. Gottfried recalls a low point was having to play a corpse in a sketch about a sports organist hired to play inappropriate music at a funeral. He also appeared in The Amazing Live Sea Monkeys, as well as voicing the crazed dentist Dr. Bender and his son Wendell in The Fairly OddParents. Gottfried was the host of the Saturday edition of USA Up All Night for its entire run from 1989 to 1998.
Gilbert Gottfried Career
Gilbert Gottfried was a recurring guest star during the Tom Bergeron era of The Hollywood Squares and became the central figure in a bizarre episode that aired October 1, 1999. The episode became known as the “You Fool!” episode. Gottfried has provided the voice of the duck in the Aflac commercials and Digit in Cyberchase, as well as Mister Mxyzptlk in Superman: The Animated Series. He reprised his role as Mxyzptlk in Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, Justice League Action, and Lego DC Super-Villains. He also voiced a nasty wisecracking criminal genius named Nick-Nack in two episodes of Superboy. On The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Gottfried has made regular appearances. In 2004, Comedy Central featured Gottfried’s stand-up material for Shorties Watchin’ Shorties.
Gottfried was part of an online advertising campaign for Microsoft’s Office XP software, showing, in a series of Flash-animated cartoons, that the Clippy office assistant would be removed. In 2006, Gottfried topped the Boston Phoenix’s tongue-in-cheek list of the world’s 100 Unsexiest Men. In April 2006, Gottfried performed with the University of Pennsylvania’s Mask and Wig Club in their annual Intercollegiate Comedy Festival. He also appeared on ABC’s Celebrity Wife Swap. Gottfried was the third contestant fired during the fourteenth season of the NBC reality show The Celebrity Apprentice. In 2017 he appeared as himself in Episodes, where a contestant on a fictional TV endurance gameshow is penalised with “48 hours of Gilbert Gottfried”. On July 31, 2019, he appeared on episode 170 of the Angry Video Game Nerd YouTube channel Cinemassacre
Gilbert Gottfried Personal Life
Gilbert Gottfried met Dara Kravitz at a Grammy Awards party in the late 1990s. They got married in the year 2007. The couple has two children together: daughter, Lily Gottfried, and son, Max Gottfried. They reside in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. Gottfried was raised in a Jewish family, but he has commented on his podcast that he did not have a bar mitzvah. One of his sisters was Arlene Gottfried, a New York street photographer who died in 2017.
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Gilbert’s Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth
|Real Name||Gilbert Gottfried|
|Height (approx.)||centimeters– 168 cm
meters– 1.68 m
feet inches– 5’ 6”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– Not Known
in pounds– Not Known
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||Not Known|
|Hair Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||February 28, 1955|
|Age (as in 2021)||66 Years|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Pisces|
|Hometown||Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Parents||Father: Max Gottfried
Mother: Lillian Gottfried
Sister: Arlene Gottfried
|Children||Lily Gottfried and Max Gottfried|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
Some lesser-known facts about Gilbert Gottfried
- Gottfried is known for speaking in a loud and grating voice, which is not his natural speaking voice.
- In March 2011, Gottfried made a series of jokes on his Twitter account about the earthquake disaster in Japan.
- Gottfried is a patient of a heart condition and was assumed to be a cancer patient too but it was a rumor.
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