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Richard Lewis
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Lewis in 2013
Birth name Richard Philip Lewis
Born June 29, 1947 (1947-06-29) (age 73)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Medium Stand-up, television, film
Nationality American
Years active 1977–present
Genres Black comedy, surreal humor
Subject(s) Self-deprecation, neuroticism, psychotherapy, hypochondria, paranoia, depression, human sexuality, Jewish culture, pop culture, family, eating disorders
Influences Buster Keaton, Woody Allen, Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor, Jonathan Winters, David Brenner
Influenced Kevin Richard, Artie Lange Paul Rothbart Bobby Slayton
Spouse Joyce Lapinsky (January 2005 – present)
Notable works and roles Marty Gold in Anything but Love
Himself in Curb Your Enthusiasm

Richard Philip Lewis (born June 29, 1947) is an American comedian and actor. He was known for his roles as Marty Gold in Anything But Love and as himself in Curb Your Enthusiasm.

Lewis was born in Brooklyn, New York. He was raised in Englewood, New Jersey. Lewis is Jewish.

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