JEFFREY TAMBOR Biography - Other artists & entretainers


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JEFFREY TAMBOR is a multi talented actor whose credits span film, television and theater. Tambor is probably best known for his six-year run on The Larry Sanders Show for which he was nominated four times for an Emmy Award, four CableACE Awards and an American Comedy Award. On the multi-Emmy nominated series, Tambor played Hank Kingsley, the sidekick to Garry Shandling’s Sanders. The role garnered him accolades and further public recognition for a career that has been going strong for over 20 years.


Tambor has appeared extensively on stage, starring on Broadway in Sly Fox, the New York Shakespeare Festival’s production of Measure For Measure and the Los Angeles productions of Sly Fox, The Hands of The Enemy, Flea in Her Ear and American Mosaic. In 1995 he starred in Chekhov’s classic The Seagull directed by Milton Katselas at the Matrix Theatre in Los Angeles. Tambor also directed Lanford Wilson’s Burn This at the Skylight Theatre in Los Angeles.