Albert Brooks

Albert Brooks


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 22-07-1947
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Beverly Hills, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

  • Popularity: 10.68
  • Homepage: http://www.albertbrooks.com/


Albert Brooks (born Albert Lawrence Einstein; July 22, 1947) is an American actor and filmmaker. He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for 1987's Broadcast News and was widely praised for his performance as a ruthless Jewish mobster in the 2011 action drama film Drive. Brooks has also played in Taxi Driver (1976), Private Benjamin (1980), Unfaithfully Yours (1984), and My First Mister (2001). He has written, directed, and starred in several comedy films, such as Modern Romance (1981), Lost in America (1985), and Defending Your Life (1991). He is also the author of 2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America (2011). His voice acting credits include Marlin in Finding Nemo (2003) and Finding Dory (2016), Tiberius in The Secret Life of Pets (2016), and several one-time characters in The Simpsons, including Hank Scorpio in "You Only Move Twice" (1996) and Russ Cargill in The Simpsons Movie (2007). Description above from the Wikipedia article Albert Brooks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​




Year Movie Character
2003 Finding Nemo as Marlin (voice)
1991 Defending Your Life as Daniel Miller
2001 My First Mister as Randall
2006 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World as Albert Brooks
1979 Real Life as Albert Brooks
1985 Lost in America as David Howard
1996 Mother as John Henderson
1994 The Scout as Al Percolo
1999 The Muse as Steven Phillips
1981 Modern Romance as Robert Cole
2016 Finding Dory as Marlin (voice)
1975 The Impossible Truth as Interviewer
1975 Home Movies & Failed Candid-Camera Stunts as Albert Brooks
1975 Heart Surgery as Albert Brooks
1975 Upcoming Season as Bob
1975 Sick as Albert Brooks
1976 Audience Research as Albert Brooks
1972 Albert Brooks' Famous School for Comedians
2003 The In-Laws as Jerry Peyser
1987 Broadcast News as Aaron Altman
1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie as Car Driver (prologue)
1994 I'll Do Anything as Burke Adler
1976 Taxi Driver as Tom
2015 Concussion as Dr. Cyril Wecht
1997 Critical Care as Dr. Butz
2011 Drive as Bernie Rose
1984 Unfaithfully Yours as Norman Robbins
1999 Making Taxi Driver as Self
2014 A Most Violent Year as Andrew Walsh
2016 The Secret Life of Pets as Tiberius (voice)
2007 The Simpsons Movie as Russ Cargill (voice)
1998 Out of Sight as Richard Ripley
1980 Private Benjamin as Yale Goodman
2015 The Little Prince as The Businessman (voice)
2017 I Love You, Daddy as Dick Welker (voice)
2012 This Is 40 as Larry
1983 Terms of Endearment as Rudyard (Voice)
2021 The Super Bob Einstein Movie as Self
1998 Doctor Dolittle as Tiger (voice)
2007 The Pixar Story as Marlin (voice) (archive footage)
1991 Defending Your Life
2006 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World
1979 Real Life
1985 Lost in America
1996 Mother
1999 The Muse
1981 Modern Romance
1975 The Impossible Truth
1975 Home Movies & Failed Candid-Camera Stunts
1975 Heart Surgery
1975 Upcoming Season
1975 Sick
1976 Audience Research
1972 Albert Brooks' Famous School for Comedians
1991 Defending Your Life
2006 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World
1979 Real Life
1985 Lost in America
1996 Mother
1999 The Muse
1981 Modern Romance
1994 The Scout
1975 The Impossible Truth
1975 Home Movies & Failed Candid-Camera Stunts
1975 Heart Surgery
1975 Upcoming Season
1975 Sick
1976 Audience Research
Photo Name Department
1970 The Odd Couple (2 episode) as Rudy
1997 The View (2 episode) as Self
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (2 episode) as Self
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (2 episode)
2005 Weeds (4 episode) as Lenny Botwin
1989 The Simpsons (4 episode) as Jacques / Hank Scorpio / others characters (voice)
1969 The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1 episode) as Self
1969 Hot Wheels (32 episode) as Kip Chogi (voice)
1997 The Wonderful World of Disney (1 episode)
1953 The Oscars (1 episode) as Self
1975 Saturday Night Live (2 episode) as Interviewer (segment 'The Impossible Truth') (voice)
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self / Various
1989 The Simpsons (1 episode) as Slick manager (voice)
1989 The Simpsons (1 episode) as Brad Goodman (voice)
1989 The Simpsons (2 episode) as Jacques (voice)
1989 The Simpsons (1 episode) as Cowboy Bob (voice)
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm (1 episode) as Albert Brooks
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self - Host (segment 'A Film by Albert Brooks')
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Heart Surgeon (segment 'Operation')
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Bob (segment 'NBC Super Season')
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Interviewer (segment "The Impossible Truth")
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self (segment "Sick in Bed")
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self - Host (segment "Audience Research")
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (1 episode) as Self - Comedian
1975 Saturday Night Live (339 episode) Writing as (Writer)

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