Charles Grodin

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Charles Grodin
Charles Grodin 2013.jpg
Grodin in February 2013
Born
Charles Grodinsky

(1935-04-21) April 21, 1935 (age 84)
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, comedian, writer, talk show host
Years active1954–present
Spouse(s)Julie Ferguson (divorced)
Elissa Durwood (m. 1985)
Children2

Charles Grodin (born Charles Grodinsky; April 21, 1935) is an American actor, comedian, author and former television talk show host. He is best known for his appearances on The Tonight Show and The Late Show. He is also known for his roles in the movies Catch-22 (1970), The Heartbreak Kid (1972), Midnight Run and The Couch Trip (both 1988), Beethoven (1992) and Dave and Heart and Souls (both 1993).

Grodin was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to an Orthodox Jewish family. He has a daughter with his first wife, Julie Ferguson. He married Elissa Durwood in 1985. They have a son.[1]

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  1. "Charles Grodin". Gotham Comedy Club. Retrieved December 15, 2017.

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