Albert Lawrence Brooks (born Albert Lawrence Einstein; July 22, 1947) is an American actor, writer, comedian, and director. He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for 1987's Broadcast News. His voice acting credits include Marlin the clownfish in Disney/Pixar's 2003 computer-animated film Finding Nemo, and recurring guest voices for the animated television series The Simpsons, including Russ Cargill in The Simpsons Movie (2007). Additionally, he has written, directed and starred in several comedy films such as Modern Romance (1981), Lost in America (1985) and Defending Your Life (1991) and is the author of the satire 2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America (2011).
|Full name at birth||
Albert Lawrence Einstein
|Claim to fame||
Lost In America (1985), Broadcast News (1987).
|Date of birth||
22 July 1947
|Place of birth||
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Actor, Voice Actor, Writer, Comedian, And Director.
5' 10" (178 cm)
178 lbs (80.7 kg)
Beverly Hills High School, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Carnegie Institute Of Technology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States (one year)
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
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