Richard Lewis is an eminent American actor and stand-up comedian. Before turning to acting, he hogged the limelight as a comedian in self-effacing humor in the 1980s. He gained popularity for his own television specials on HBO and also with the appearances that he made on ‘Late Night With David Letterman.’
He is also renowned for his performance in ‘Anything but Love.’ He received a lot of appreciation for his recurring role in the comedy television series ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm.’
He made his film debut in ‘Diary of a Young Comic,’ after which he achieved moderate success in films. Some of his other noteworthy films include ‘Wagons East,’ ‘Vamps,’ ‘Robin Hood: Men in Tights,’ ‘Drunks,’ ‘The Wrong Guys,’ ‘Leaving Las Vegas,’ ‘Once Upon A Crime,’ ‘She’s Funny That Way,’ and more.