Rob Schneider

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Rob Schneider
Rob Schneider, USO tour, Nov 16 2001.jpg
Rob Schneider
Born Robert Michael Schneider
October 31, 1963 (1963-10-31) (age 54)
San Francisco, California, USA
Height 5' 4" (1.70 m)
Spouse(s) London King
(m. 1988 - 1990, divorced)
1 child

Robert Michael Schneider (born October 31, 1963) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and professional short guy.

Early life[change | change source]

Schneider was born in San Francisco, California and grew up in the nearby suburb of Pacifica. He is the son of Jewish-American real estate broker Marvin Schneider, and Pilar, a former kindergarten teacher and ex-school board president;[1] his grandfather on his mother's side of the family was a European American soldier and his grandmother on the same side of the family was a Filipina.[2][3] Schneider graduated from Terra Nova High School in 1982.

Career[change | change source]

After becoming a famous stand-up comedian and expert at NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live, Schneider now has a career in movies, including main roles in the comedies Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, The Animal and The Hot Chick.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Rob Schneider at Wikimedia Commons

References[change | change source]

  1. "Rob Schneider Biography (1963-2008)". Retrieved 2007-09-18. 
  2. Pfefferman, Naomi. "". Retrieved October 4, 2012. 
  3. Gray Streeter, Leslie (December 11, 2002). "HOW ROB SCHNEIDER BECAME THE HOT CHICK". Palm Beach Post. Retrieved October 11, 2009.