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Gilbert Gottfried
Writer's Guild of America East Soladarity Rally in Washington Square cropped.jpg
Gottfried (left) in New York City during 2007 writer's strike
Born February 28, 1955 (1955-02-28) (age 66)
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Medium Stand-up, film, television
Years active 1980–present
Genres Satire, crude humor, blue comedy, improvisational comedy, black comedy, insult comedy
Subject(s) Religion, race relations, racism, pop culture
Spouse Dara Kravitz (2007–present)
Notable works and roles Saturday Night Live
Comedy Central Roasts
Host of USA Up All Night
Igor Peabody in Problem Child, Problem Child 2 and Problem Child 3
Iago in Aladdin
Digit in Cyberchase
Aflac Duck in the Aflac commercials
Host of Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast

Gilbert Gottfried (born February 28, 1955) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, and comedian. He was the voice of Iago in the movie Aladdin and the TV show based on the first movie. He was originally the voice of the Aflac Duck, but he was dismissed on March 14, 2011 and he was replaced by Daniel McKeague on April 26, 2011.

Early life

Gottfried was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York on February 28, 1955, the youngest of 3 kids.

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