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Andy Kaufman
Andrew Kaufman
Andy Kaufman.
BornJanuary 17, 1949
New York, New York
DiedMay 16, 1984
Los Angeles, California
Comedian and actor. Best known for his role as Latka Gravas on the TV series "Taxi" (1978-1983), quirky physical comedy, and for creating the audience-hating alter-ego lounge lizard Tony Clifton.

The repository contains one quote from Andy Kaufman.


Pure entertainment is not an egotistical lady singing boring songs onstage for two hours and people in tuxes clapping whether they like it or not. Itís the real performers on the street who can hold peopleís attention and keep them from walking away.