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Howie Mandel

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Howie Mandel

Born

11/29/1955, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Birth Name

Howie Michael Mandel II

Gender

Male
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5.3
out of 10
User Rating
131 votes

Biography

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A Canadian comedian, listed on Comedy Central's list of the top 100 comedians of all time. He has had roles in comedy and dramatic TV and movies, and is currently the host of both the US and Canadian versions of the international smash hit game show "Deal or No Deal".more

Credits

Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Howie Mandel: My point of reference is life, in everything that I do.

    • Hwoie Mandel: Now I have new stories and I feel refreshed. There is talk of Bobby's world eventually coming back. I would be happy to do that.

    • Howie Mandel: You release these things, and if they fly then you have more.

    • Howie Mandel: When I went into Bobby's World, I had no idea it would be a success. I had been doing the Bobby voice as part of my nightclub adult act for years.

    • Howie Mandel: The success of any stand-up act comes out of life experience.

    • Howie Mandel: Now I have new stories and I feel refreshed. There is talk of Bobby's World eventually coming back. I would be happy to do that.

    • Howie Mandel: It's really not that hard. If I do a Tonight Show, it's six or seven minutes. If I do a concert, it's 90 minutes. If I do an interview, that's 15 minutes. So by the end of the day I've done three hours worth of work.

    • Howie Mandel: I was totally involved in Bobby's World from the time we started the idea to sitting with the artists on how he would look, to the script meetings, the music, the lyrics, the songs.

    • Howie Mandel: If I'm a game show host, will someone buy a ticket to see me do standup? To do a dramatic role in a movie?

    • Howie Mandel: I was the voice of Bobby. So while I was doing the show, I was also a father. It did reflect how I tried to handle things in my own home.

    • Howie Mandel: Bobby's World touched a lot of people. That's why the family's last name is Generic. Uncle Ted is based on uncles we've all had.

    • Howie Mandel: I needed time to stand back and go through a lot more experience in life. Then I have something to write about, joke or to animate.

    • Howie Mandel: Everything runs its course. We had told a lot of stories that happened in our life. My kid was getting older, and we were running out of stories to tell.

    • Howie Mandel: Bobby's World touched a lot of people. That's why the family's last name is Generic. Uncle Ted is based on uncles we've all had.

    • Howie Mandel: I'm from Canada, so Thanksgiving to me is just Thursday with more food. And I'm thankful for that.

SUBMIT REVIEW
  • Gay Flash Mob

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    I was wondering if you would consider doing a Flash Mob Wedding Proposal again. My Partner and I are planning on getting married. He is coing out of an abusive relationship and I want to Marry him. I am not an abusive person and all and I want to make sure his life is as perfect as it possible can. Can someone help?
  • Una Tradicin a Punto de Perderse.

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    Hola, soy mexicano y cada ao realizo un evento masivo llamado " Disconcierto " en mi ciudad natal, Zacatepec, Morelos, Mxico. el evento es con msica disco de los 70s, 80s, como podra sorprender a muchas familias y persona de mi pueblo con un espectculo como el de ustedes, que solo lo vemos por vdeo o en pelculas, claro, no contamos con el dinero para contratar a un espectculo como el de ustedes, como puedo hacerlo ? antes de que se pierda esta tradicin que lleva mas de 20 aos

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