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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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Andrew Dice Clay.


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 In 1980, he moved to Los Angeles, where he was "adopted" by Mitzi Shore, owner of the famed Comedy Store. … Read More
1984 26 Years Old Clay was married to Kathy Swanson from 1984 until their divorce in 1986.
1986 28 Years Old He had a regular role on Crime Story from 1986 to 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."
1990 32 Years Old It was there that he met his agent Dennis Arfa, which led to his first HBO special, and ultimately his starring role in the 1990 film The Adventures of Ford Fairlane.
1992 34 Years Old He married Kathleen "Trini" Monica, a waitress, in 1992, with whom he divorced in 2002. … Read More
1995 37 Years Old In 1995, Clay released an 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 1 More Event
In 2000, Clay released I'm Over Here Now and Banned for Life. … 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


2010 52 Years Old Clay married Valerie Vasquez in Las Vegas on February 14, 2010, and separated in Los Angeles a little over 4 years later on March 18, 2014, announcing the following month they were divorcing but maintaining a relationship. … Read More
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 1 More Event
In May 2012, Clay appeared on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast and also did a set at The Bamboozle festival in Asbury Park.
In May 2013, Clay started a weekly podcast: Rollin' with Dice and Wheels.
2014 56 Years Old In November 2014, Clay released his book The Filthy Truth.
2015 57 Years Old In 2015, Clay hosted The Blue Show, showcasing some of his favorite blue comics, which was released on Showtime. … Read More
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