August 13, 1951
Jeff Altman built quite a career for himself as a vibrant source of comedy, starring in many films throughout his Hollywood career. Altman started his entertainment career by acting in comedies like the Joe Don Baker film "Wacko" (1983) and the Rodney Dangerfield film "Easy Money" (1983). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including parts on "Cos" (ABC, 1976-77) and "The Starland Vocal Band" (CBS, 1976-77). Altman also provided his talents as a voice actor for "All's Fair" (CBS, 1976-77). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Doin' Time" (1984) and the C. Thomas Howell comedy "Soul Man" (1986). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Scene of the Crime" (NBC, 1984-85). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Susan Blakely thriller "Russian Holiday" (1993) and the Mary-Kate Olsen adventure for the whole family "Holiday In The Sun" (2001). Additionally, he could be seen on a variety of television specials like "Disorder in the Court: 60th Anniversary Tribute to the Stooges" (1990-91) and "Jeff Altman's Scrapbook" (Showtime, 1990-91). Most recently, Altman acted in the Jerry Seinfeld smash hit animated feature "Bee Movie" (2007).