Kevin Pollak Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sriparnika Sarkar
Agu 24, 2023 By Sriparnika Sarkar
Originally Published on Apr 24, 2022
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About Kevin Pollak

Born in San Francisco, California, Kevin Pollak is an American actor, comedian, impressionist, writer, director, and podcast host.
Kevin Pollak has made appearances in more than 85 movies and over 45 television shows. Apart from making his name as an actor, Pollak also made a significant name in the comedy world and hosted a podcast for more than a decade.
Starting up his career as a stand-up comedian at 10, Kevin Pollak has risen to fame. We have seen him perform in characters like Jacob Goldman in 'Grumpy Old Men,' Sam Weinberg in 'A Few Good Men' and 'Grumpier Old Men', Todd Hockey in 'The Usual Suspects,' Phillip Green in 'Casino,' and Bobby Chicago in 'End Of Days.' Kevin has also appeared in Amazon's web series 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.' Please continue reading to know how Kevin Pollak started his journey to gain his place and net worth in Hollywood.

Kevin Pollak's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kevin Pollak's net worth?

Being a successful actor, comedian, impressionist, writer, and host, this San Francisco personality has attained a massive net worth of about $8 million as of 2022.

How much does Kevin Pollak earn per year?

Kevin Pollak is still in his active years and has been named one of the wealthiest comedians ever. He earns approximately $1.3 million per year from all his gigs.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Kevin Pollak?

Kevin Pollak often plays the balding and compact character in movies. He has a height of 5 ft 5 in (165 cm).

How old is Kevin Pollak?

Born on October 30, 1957, Kevin Pollak is 64 years old as of October 2021.

Childhood And Education

Kevin Elliot Pollak was born in San Francisco, California, to parents Elaine Harlow and Robert Pollak. He completed his high school at Pioneer High School, San Jose. Pollak has one sibling, an elder brother named Craig, living in San Jose, California.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Kevin Pollak's partner?

Kevin Pollak was married to Lucy Webb. Webb is also a comedian. The couple had two children. Their marriage lasted from 1995 to 2008. Kevin is currently not dating anybody, according to various sources.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kevin Pollak started his professional stand-up comedian career at 18 and rose to the top of the San Francisco comedy scene by 25. He switched to acting in 1984, earning a role in the National Lampoon comedy series 'Hot Flashes,' 'Comedy Break,' and 'Coming Of Age.' Kevin Pollak's debut on the big screen was when he played the character of Officer Quinn in the 1987 movie ‘Million Dollar Mystery.’
Pollak got his big break in acting when he landed a role in George Lucas' 'Willow.' He was critically appreciated and recognized for the role in his drama movie 'Avalon' in 1990. After playing supporting roles in the subsequent years in films like 'L.A. Story' and 'Another You,' Pollak landed his iconic role of the lieutenant in 'A Few Good Men.' His career rolled upwards as he started his own stand-up comedy series ‘Kevin Pollack: Stop With The Kicking.’
In the upcoming years, Pollak would play strong supporting characters in 'Indian Summer,' 'Wayne's World 2', 'Grumpy Old Men,' 'Clean Slate,' and 'Miami Rhapsody.' He took a break from comedy roles as he stepped into crime dramas like 'The Usual Suspects,' Martin Scorsese's 'Casino,' and 'Chameleon.' He returned to his genre by performing in content like 'Canadian Bacon,' 'Grumpier Old Men,' 'House Arrest,' 'Deal Of A Lifetime' and the infamous ‘The Wedding Planner.’
As Kevin Pollak toured in 20 cities for his live comedy performances, Comedy Central named him one of the top 100 comedians of all time. He started his talk-show podcast, 'Kevin Pollak's Chat Show' in 200, inviting guests including film directors like Kevin Smith, comedians like Bill Burr, and actors like Paul Rudd and Matthew Perry. He also starred in his own comedy special 'Kevin Pollak: The Little Suspect' in 2010. Kevin Pollak has been a passionate poker player for over 30 years, participating in 'Celebrity Poker Showdown' and ‘Poker Night Live.’
Pollak started his debut as a director in the horror web series 'Vamped Out.' Kevin Pollak is a renowned impressionist and got into the limelight when he impersonated the famous Alan Arkin, Christopher Walken, Jack Nicholson, Robert De Niro, William Shatner, and Peter Falk. Pollak had also started 'Calm Down Productions' with his then-wife Lucy Webb.

Charity Work

Kevin Pollak appeared in Zoom's fundraising event 'Night Of The Stars' chaired by Baltimore Hebrew Congregation. The event funded childhood and youth education.

What awards has Kevin Pollak won?

Pollak has won the 1995 National Board Of Review award as an actor for 'The Usual Suspects,' the 1999 Satellite Award for Best Actor in 'From Earth To The Moon,' and the Screen Actor Guild Award; for the television miniseries 'The Marvelous Mrs. Aisle.'

Other Interesting Kevin Pollak Facts And Trivia

This San Francisco actor and impressionist Kevin Pollak lived and worked in the Bay Area before finally shifting to Los Angeles.
Kevin Pollak has written a book named ‘How I Slept My Way To The Middle: Secrets And Stories From Stage, Screen, And Interwebs.’
His directorial feature film 'Misery Loves Comedy' was premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015.
Pollak left 'Mom' as his recurring character in the show, Alvin, was killed off due to a fatal heart attack.
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Kevin Pollak Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Date of Birth

1957-10-30

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

San Francisco

Age

Height

165 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Actor, Comedian

Education

Pioneer High School

Net Worth

8000000

Parents

Elaine Harlow, Robert Pollak

Siblings

Craig Pollak

Annual Earnings

1300000
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Written by Sriparnika Sarkar

Bachelor of Science, Master of Science specializing in Chemistry

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An accomplished content writer with a strong academic background in science. Sriparnika holds a Bachelor's degree in Science with Chemistry Honors from Amity University, Calcutta, and a Master's degree in Physical Chemistry from the renowned Scottish Church College, University of Calcutta. Sriparnika's diverse academic and professional experiences have equipped her with a unique set of skills that make her a successful content writer. She has interned with Team Everest NGO to develop an English curriculum for economically disadvantaged students and worked as a subject matter expert with Chegg.Inc. Additionally, Sriparnika has invested in her professional development by obtaining certifications in content writing from Internshala, Photography from Sudhir Shivram, and the basics of web development from Internshala.

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