Jeffrey Tambor

Jeffrey Tambor


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 08-07-1944
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Jeffery Tambor
    Джеффри Тэмбор

  • Popularity: 13.32
  • Homepage: N/A


Jeffrey Michael Tambor (born July 8, 1944) is an American actor and comedian. He is known for his television roles such as Jeffrey Brooks, the uptight neighbor of Stanley and Helen Roper in the TV sitcom The Ropers (1979–1980), as Hank Kingsley on The Larry Sanders Show (1992–1998), George Bluth Sr. and Oscar Bluth on Arrested Development (2003–2006, 2013, 2018–2019) and Maura Pfefferman on Transparent (2014–2017). For his role in the latter, Tambor earned two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series out of three nominations. In 2015, he was also awarded a Golden Globe for his portrayal of Pfefferman. His film roles include Jay Porter in ...And Justice for All (1979), Jinx Latham in Mr. Mom (1983), Sully in There's Something About Mary (1998), Mayor Augustus Maywho in How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), Tom Manning in Hellboy (2004) and its sequel Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008), Sid Garner in The Hangover trilogy (2009–2013), Francis Silverberg in The Accountant (2016), and Georgy Malenkov in The Death of Stalin (2017). Tambor has done voice acting for The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004), Monsters vs. Aliens (2009), Tangled (2010), and Trolls (2016). For his voice role in The Lionhearts (1998), he was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award. From 2002 to 2003, he was an announcer for Hollywood Squares. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jeffrey Tambor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
2010 Meeting Spencer as Harris Chappell
2001 Never Again as Christopher
1993 At Home with the Webbers as Gerald Webber
2013 Onion News Empire as David Bryant
2007 The ChubbChubbs Save Xmas as Santa Claus (voice)
2005 The Muppets' Wizard of Oz as Wizard
2003 Eloise at the Plaza as Mr. Salomone
2011 Lucky as Detective Waylon
2009 Prequel: The Dawn of Lying
2020 Magic Camp as Roy Preston
2007 Not Just the Best of the Larry Sanders Show
1970 The Adventures of Drunky as God
1981 Saturday the 14th as Waldemar
1991 Life Stinks as Vance Crasswell
1999 How the Grinch Stole Christmas as Mayor Augustus Maywho
1983 The Man Who Wasn't There as Boris Potemkin
1993 A House In The Hills as Willie
2012 Branded as Bob Gibbons
1996 The Man Who Captured Eichmann as Isser Harel
2013 Phil Spector as Bruce Cutler
2001 Get Well Soon as Mitchell
2021 The Clockwork Girl as Wilhelm the Tinkerer
1982 Take Your Best Shot as Alden Pepper
2018 55 Steps as Mort Cohen
2007 The Making Of 'The Larry Sanders Show' as Hank Kingsley
2003 My Boss's Daughter as Ken
1997 Weapons of Mass Distraction as Alan Blanchard
2015 The D Train as Bill Shurmur
1983 The Awakening of Candra as Professor Michael Silver
1981 The Star Maker as Harry Lanson
1999 Teaching Mrs. Tingle as Coach 'Spanky' Wenchell
2009 The Invention of Lying as Anthony James
2004 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie as King Neptune (voice)
1979 ...And Justice for All as Jay Porter
1990 Lisa as Mr. Larry Marks
2011 Night of the Living Carrots as Carl Murphy (voice)
2014 Apartment Troubles
1996 Big Bully as Art Lundstrum
2004 Funky Monkey as Crane
1984 The Three Wishes of Billy Grier as Dr. Lindsey
2016 The Accountant as Francis Silverberg
1990 Pastime as Peter LaPorte
2010 This Side of the Truth, A Truly 'Honest' Making of The Invention of Lying as Himself
1998 Meet Joe Black as Quince
2004 Hellboy as Tom Manning
1987 Three O'Clock High as Mr. Rice
1999 My Teacher's Wife as Jack Boomer
1989 Brenda Starr as Vladimir
2010 Tangled as Big Nose Thug (voice)
1983 Cocaine: One Man's Seduction as Mort Broome
2011 Win Win as Vigman
1995 Jonny Quest vs. the Cyber Insects as Dr. Zin
2011 Flypaper as Gordon Blythe
2012 For the Love of Money as Mr. Solomon
1982 The Dream Chasers as Jeffrey Bauman
1990 A Quiet Little Neighborhood, a Perfect Little Murder as Don Hecker
1998 There's Something About Mary as Sully
1998 Doctor Dolittle as Dr. Fish
2010 Operation: Endgame as Devil
1984 No Small Affair as Ken
2009 The Hangover as Sid Garner
2009 Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space as Carl Murphy (voice)
2011 Mr. Popper's Penguins as Mr. Gremmins
1994 Another Midnight Run as Bernie Abbot
2017 Tangled: Before Ever After as Big Nose (voice)
2013 Monsters vs. Aliens Stories
2008 Hellboy II: The Golden Army as Tom Manning
1994 Radioland Murders as Walt Whalen Jr.
1983 Mr. Mom as Jinx
2003 Malibu's Most Wanted as Dr. Feldman
2011 The Hangover Part II as Sid Garner
2013 The Hangover Part III as Sid Garner
1999 Muppets from Space as K. Edgar Singer
1999 Girl, Interrupted as Dr. Melvin Potts
2017 The Death of Stalin as Georgy Malenkov
2010 Scooby-Doo! Abracadabra-Doo as Mr. Calvin Curdles (voice)
2013 The Arrested Development Documentary Project as Himself
2008 Hellboy: In Service of the Demon as Self
2007 Slipstream as Geek / Jeffrey / Dr. Geekman
2014 A Merry Friggin' Christmas as Snowman (voice)
2003 Scorched as Bank Employer
1995 Heavyweights as Maury Garner
2002 Superhero Movie as Dr. Whitby
2009 Monsters vs Aliens as Carl Murphy (voice)
1993 Jonny's Golden Quest as Dr. Zin
2007 My Friends Tigger & Pooh: Super Sleuth Christmas Movie as Santa (voice)
2003 Eloise at Christmastime as Mr. Salomone
1987 The Nativity as Eli (voice)
1990 The Easter Story as Peter (voice)
1985 Desert Hearts as Jerry
2011 Paul as Adam Shadowchild
1980 Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story as Dankworth
1992 Crossing the Bridge as Uncle Alby
1992 Article 99 as Dr. Leo Krutz
1991 City Slickers as Lou
2011 Five as Danny
2016 Trolls as King Peppy (voice)
2000 Pollock as Clem Greenberg
2004 EuroTrip as Scott's Dad (uncredited)
2020 Disclosure as Self (archive footage)
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1990 American Dreamer (17 episode)
1985 The Golden Girls (1 episode) as Dr. Stevens
2006 Twenty Good Years (9 episode)
1988 LIVE with Kelly and Ryan (1 episode)
2004 Entourage (1 episode)
1978 Taxi (1 episode)
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1975 Barney Miller (1 episode)
1981 Hill Street Blues (9 episode)
1977 Three's Company (1 episode) as Phillip Greene
1977 Three's Company (1 episode) as Tom Miller
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (2 episode) as Self - Guest
1982 9 to 5 (4 episode) as Franklin Hart
2002 That Was Then (4 episode)
1999 The Lot (17 episode)
2005 The Colbert Report (1 episode) as Himself
1989 Studio 5-B (10 episode)
2007 WordGirl (209 episode)
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (2 episode) as Self
2012 Bent (6 episode) as Walt Riggins
2001 Next Caller (2 episode) as Jefferson
2005 Medium (1 episode) as Todd Emory / Allison Dubois
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode) as Russell Armstrong
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (4 episode) as Self
2002 3-South (13 episode)
1984 Who's the Boss? (1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law (3 episode) as Gordon Salt
1972 M*A*S*H (1 episode) as Reddish
1996 The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (1 episode) as Black Jack Lee (voice)
1994 Duckman (1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode) as Jerzy Skaggs
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1985 The Twilight Zone (3 episode)
1995 Pinky and the Brain (1 episode) as Beetle Fiero (voice)
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1977 Three's Company (1 episode) as Winston Cromwell III
1999 The Early Show (1 episode) as Self
1973 Kojak (1 episode) as Medical Examiner
1991 Dinosaurs (1 episode) as Hank Hibler (voice)
2006 The New Adventures of Old Christine (1 episode)
1995 MADtv (1 episode) as Self
1987 Max Headroom (14 episode) as Murray
2009 Archer (1 episode) as Torvald Utne (voice)
2006 The Megan Mullally Show (1 episode)
1986 Mr. Sunshine (11 episode)
2008 Welcome to the Captain (5 episode) as Uncle Saul
1997 The Wonderful World of Disney (1 episode)
1999 Everything's Relative (5 episode)
1992 1775 (0 episode)
1990 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (1 episode)
2011 The Trivial Pursuits of Arthur Banks (3 episode)
2003 Arrested Development (84 episode) as George Bluth Sr.
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (1 episode)
2006 Psych (2 episode) as Lloyd French
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (4 episode) as Attorney Ben Cohen
1979 The Ropers (28 episode) as Jeffrey P. Brookes III
2011 Bob's Burgers (1 episode) as Captain Flarty (voice)
2014 Jennifer Falls (1 episode) as Don Hirsch
2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter (1 episode) as Self
2014 Transparent (40 episode) as Maura Pfefferman
2009 Archer (6 episode) as Len Trexler (voice)
1992 The Larry Sanders Show (90 episode) as Hank Kingsley
2017 The Orville (1 episode) as Ben Mercer
1992 The Burden of Proof (2 episode) as Sennett
1983 Sadat (2 episode) as Sharaff
1985 Robert Kennedy & His Times (3 episode) as Pierre Salinger
2005 The Reichen Show (1 episode) as Self - Guest
2016 Brad Neely's Harg Nallin' Sclopio Peepio (1 episode)
1977 The Love Boat (1 episode) as Harold Rogers
2015 Star vs. the Forces of Evil (4 episode) as Glossaryck (voice)
2008 Batman: The Brave and the Bold (1 episode) as Crazy Quilt / Green / Red (voice)
2012 Inside Comedy (1 episode) as Self
1992 Batman: The Animated Series (1 episode) as Crocker / SWAT Leader (voice)
2002 Ozzy & Drix (3 episode) as The Mole (voice)
2014 Late Night with Seth Meyers (1 episode) as Self
2010 Raising Hope (1 episode)
1998 Hercules (1 episode) as King Salmoneus (voice)
2012 Robot and Monster (1 episode) as St. Crispy (voice)
2004 Game Over (2 episode) as Dr. Zed (voice)
2018 The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling (2 episode) as Self
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (1 episode)

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