Andrew Dice Clay

Comedian + Actor
Born Sep 29, 1957

Andrew Dice Clay is an American comedian and actor. He played the lead role in the 1990 film The Adventures of Ford Fairlane. Clay has been in several movies and has released a number of stand-up comedy albums. He is the only comedian in history to sell out Madison Square Garden two nights in a row.… Read More

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1957 Birth Born on September 29, 1957.


1978 20 Years Old In 1978, he auditioned at Pips, a local comedy club in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, doing comedic impressions, then headlined there the following week as "Andrew Clay." … Read More
1980 22 Years Old His move to Los Angeles came in 1980. … Read More
1986 28 Years Old He had a regular role on Crime Story from 1986 – 1988. … Read More


1988 30 Years Old His big break came in 1988 when he did a seven-minute set at Dangerfield's during the Rodney Dangerfield special "Nothing Goes Right." … Read More
1989 31 Years Old …  MTV banned him for life in 1989 for reciting what he called "adult nursery rhymes" during the annual Video Music Awards ceremony (September 6, 1989). … Read More
1995 37 Years Old Clay retreated from the media spotlight for several years. For several years he was rumored to have run a fitness gym in Brooklyn, but later verified on an interview with CNN that this was not true. 1995 saw him try to reclaim his fame with the broadcast of the HBO special Assume the Position. … Read More


1998 40 Years Old In 1998, Clay released the triple-live album "Filth" via the Internet. … Read More
2000 42 Years Old To coincide with the release of 2000's "Face Down, Ass Up," Opie and Anthony teamed up with Clay to allow him to perform at Madison Square Garden.
2002 44 Years Old In 2002, he divorced his wife and focused in part on raising his two sons. … Read More
2005 47 Years Old In 2005, Clay signed a deal with Sirius to produce and broadcast his own show, Out of the Cage.
2007 49 Years Old In 2007, he attempted a comeback with the reality TV series Dice: Undisputed on VH1, which lasted seven episodes. … Read More


2011 53 Years Old 1 More Event
In July 2011, Clay was featured in the eighth and final season of Entourage as Johnny Drama's co-star in the fictional program Johnny's Bananas.
2012 54 Years Old In May of 2012, Clay appeared on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast.
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