Andrew Dice Clay

Andrew Dice Clay

🐣 Sep 29 1957 (age 61)
📍 Brooklyn - New York - USA
6 movies 5 shows

Biography

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Andrew Dice Clay (born Andrew Clay Silverstein; September 29, 1957) is an American comedian and actor. Clay is known for a style of comedy that has sparked controversy and much media coverage. He is loved by some and reviled by others, who feel that his act is crude, misogynistic, racist, homophobic and degrading. Clay has been widely opposed by women's rights groups and he has been banned from many radio and television shows for his explicit language and politically incorrect humor. MTV banned him for life in 1989 for reciting what he called "adult nursery rhymes" during the annual Video Music Awards ceremony (September 6, 1989). The next year, when he was invited to guest host the weekly comedy TV show, Saturday Night Live, cast member Nora Dunn declared her refusal to ever appear on the same broadcast as Clay and did not participate in the episode of his guest appearance (May 12). Invited musical guest Sinéad O'Connor also boycotted Clay's appearance. Clay is known for playing the lead role in the film The Adventures of Ford Fairlane. Clay has been in several movies and has put out many stand-up albums, including the triple-album Filth. He is the only comedian in history to sell out Madison Square Garden two nights in a row, a feat he accomplished in 1990. The performance was later released on the album and concert film Dice Rules.

Known for

Filmography

2018 A Star Is Born
Lorenzo Campana
2016 Vinyl (2 episodes)
Frank "Buck" Rogers
2015 Entourage
Andrew Dice Clay
2013 Blue Jasmine
Augie
2001 One Night at McCool's
Utah / Elmo
1990 Saturday Night Live (1 episodes)
1986 Pretty in Pink
Bouncer
1985 Private Resort
Curt
1982 - 1983 Diff'rent Strokes (2 episodes)
1982 M*A*S*H (1 episodes)