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Curtis Armstrong

Curtis Armstrong made his film debut as Tom Cruise's best friend in Risky Business and went on to appear in over 30 films, including Revenge of the Nerds; Better Off Dead; Clan of the Cave Bear; One Crazy Summer; Hi, Honey, I'm Dead; The Adventures of Huck Finn; Jingle All the Way; Big Bully; National Lampoon's Van Wilder, and many others. He is featured in the recent hit comedy Dodgeball and will be seen later this year in the Will Smith-produced The Seat Filler and with Tommy Lee Jones in Cheer Up.

He has also appeared in many stage and television productions and is particularly well know for close to 50 guest appearances on such shows as Murphy Brown, Third Rock from the Sun, Cybill, Ally McBeal, Good Morning Miami, Joan of Arcadia and One on One. He also had recurring roles in Ed and Felicity, as well as a memorable co-starring roles (as Herbert Viola) in Moonlighting, with Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd, and on The Chronicle (as Sal the Pigboy). This fall, he will be heard on two new animated series: Disney's Maggie and on American Dad, in the role of Snot.

Armstrong is also a recognized expert on singer/songwriter Harry Nilsson and has co-produced a series of reissues of Nilsson's CDs.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.

Curtis Armstrong Facts

BirthdayNovember 27, 1953 (70)
BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan, USA

Selected Filmography

Not available.