Biography

Samuel Burl "Sam" Kinison (December 8, 1953 – April 10, 1992) was an American stand-up comedian and actor. He was known for his intense, harsh and politically incorrect humor. A former Pentecostal preacher, he performed stand-up routines that were most often characterized by an intense style, similar to charismatic preachers, and punctuated by his trademark scream.

Samuel Burl "Sam" Kinison (December 8, 1953 – April 10, 1992) was an American stand-up comedian and actor. He was known for his intense, harsh and politically incorrect humor. A former Pentecostal preacher, he performed stand-up routines that were most often characterized by an intense style, similar to charismatic preachers, and punctuated by his trademark scream.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 24

Birthday 1953-12-08

Day of Death 1992-04-10

Place of Birth Yakima, Washington, U.S.

Official Site http://www.samkinison.org/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 I Am Sam Kinison as Himself (archive footage)
2010 Back From Hell: A Tribute to Sam Kinison as Self
1998 Rodney Dangerfield Hosts the 9th Annual Young Comedians Special as himself
1998 Sam Kinison: Why Did We Laugh? as Himself (archive footage)
1993 A Tribute to Sam Kinison as Archival Footage
1993 Brother Sam: A Tribute to Sam Kinison as Himself (archive footage)
1991 Charlie Hoover (7 episodes)
1991 The Horror Hall of Fame II as Himself
1991 Sam Kinison: Live in Vegas as Himself
1991 Sam Kinison: Live, Loud & Rare as Himself
1991 Sam Kinison: Family Entertainment Hour as Himself
1990 The Horror Hall of Fame as Himself
1990 Sam Kinison: Outlaws of Comedy as Himself
1989 It's a Bundyful Life as Angel
1989 Howard Stern's U.S. Open Sores as Himself
1989 Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary as Himself
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode) as Marty Slash's Conscience (voice)
1989 Rodney Dangerfield: Opening Night at Rodney's Place as Himself
1987 Sam Kinison: Breaking the Rules as Himself
1987 Married... with Children (1 episode) as Angel
1986 Back to School as Professor Terguson
1986 Rodney Dangerfield: It's Not Easy Bein' Me as himself
1985 Savage Dawn as Barber
1975 Saturday Night Live (5 episodes)

Writing

1998 Sam Kinison: Why Did We Laugh? Writer
1991 Sam Kinison: Family Entertainment Hour Writer
1987 Sam Kinison: Breaking the Rules Writer
1986 Rodney Dangerfield: It's Not Easy Bein' Me Writer

Sound

1991 Sam Kinison: Family Entertainment Hour Original Music Composer

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