Individual Author Record
Born in Chicago
Biographical and Professional Information
Bob Zmuda is an American writer, comedian, producer and director best known as the sidekick, co-writer and friend of cult personality Andy Kaufman. In 1986, Zmuda founded the American version of,(the Emmy and ACE award-winning) Comic Relief an annual event that raises money to help the homeless in the United States.
- Andy Kaufman Revealed, Best Friend Tells All, Little Brown, 1999
Titles At Your Library
Andy Kaufman Revealed!: Best Friend Tells All
Back Bay Books. 2001
With a movie about Kaufman already out, this is his manager and friend Zmuda's recollection of the late comedian. Best remembered as English-challenged immigrant Latka Gravas on the '70s sitcom "Taxi", Kaufman also appeared regularly on "Saturday Night Live", did stand-up, and wrestled women. Photos.