Quotes by Andy Kaufman

About Andy Kaufman:

Andrew Geoffrey was an American entertainer, actor, and performance artist. While often referred to as a comedian, Kaufman did not consider himself to be one. He disdained telling jokes and engaging in comedy as it was traditionally understood, referring to himself instead as a "song-and-dance man." Pranks and elaborate ruses were major elements of his career. His body of work maintains a cult following and he continues to be respected for his original material, performance style, and unflinching commitment to character.

Author Bio

  • NameAndy Kaufman
  • DescriptionAmerican comic actor and performance artist
  • AliasesAndrew Geoffrey Kaufman
  • BornJanuary 17, 1949
  • DiedMay 16, 1984
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionActor