Charles Grodin Biography (1935-)

Real name, Charles Grodinsky; born April 21, 1935, in Pittsburgh, PA; son ofTed (in sales) and Lana (a volunteer for disabled veterans) Grodinsky; married Julia (divorced); married Elissa, March, 1985; children: (first marriage) Marion (a screenwriter); (second marriage) one child. Career: Actor, director, producer, and writer. Member: American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild. Awards, Honors: Golden Globe Award, 1973, for The Heartbreak Kid;Outer Critics Circle Award, 1975, for Same Time Next Year; Actors FundAward of Merit, 1975; Emmy Award, outstanding writing in a comedy-variety ormusic special, 1977, for The Paul Simon Special. Addresses: Office: United Talent Agency, 9560 Wilshire Blvd., 5th Floor, Beverly Hills, CA90212.

Actor, director, producer, writer
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April 21, 1935
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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