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David Steinberg (born August 9, 1942) is a Canadian comedian, actor, writer, director, and author. At the height of his popularity, during the late 1960s and early 1970s, he was one of the best-known stand-up comics in the United States. He appeared on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show more than 130 times (second only to Bob Hope in number of appearances) and served as guest host 12 times, the youngest person ever to guest-host. Steinberg directed several films and episodes of many of the most successful television situation comedies of the last twenty years, including Seinfeld, Friends, Mad About You, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and more than 35 episodes of Designing Women.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

David Steinberg (born August 9, 1942) is a Canadian comedian, actor, writer, director, and author. At the height of his popularity, during the late 1960s and early 1970s, he was one of the best-known stand-up comics in the United States. He appeared on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show more than 130 times (second only to Bob Hope in number of appearances) and served as guest host 12 times, the youngest person ever to guest-host. Steinberg directed several films and episodes of many of the most successful television situation comedies of the last twenty years, including Seinfeld, Friends, Mad About You, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and more than 35 episodes of Designing Women.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 61

Birthday 1942-08-09

Place of Birth Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2011 Norm MacDonald: Me Doing Standup Director
2010 Living in Your Car (1 episode)Director
2006 Help Me Help You (1 episode)Director
2006 Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached Director
2006 Sons & Daughters (3 episodes)Director
2005 Weeds (1 episode)Director
2001 What's Up, Peter Fuddy? Director
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm (7 episodes)Director
2000 Even Stevens (1 episode)Director
1999 Switching Goals Director
1998 Living in Captivity (2 episodes)Director
1997 The Wrong Guy Director
1996 Ink (1 episode)Director
1995 The Parent 'Hood (5 episodes)Director
1994 Friends (1 episode)Director
1993 It Had to Be You (3 episodes)Director
1993 Daddy Dearest (2 episodes)Director
1992 Mad About You (49 episodes)Director
1990 Get a Life (1 episode)Director
1990 Evening Shade (7 episodes)Director
1989 Seinfeld (2 episodes)Director
1988 Annie McGuire (7 episodes)Director
1988 Family Man (3 episodes)Director
1988 Eisenhower and Lutz (1 episode)Director
1987 Duet (3 episodes)Director
1986 Designing Women (37 episodes)Director
1985 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)Director
1985 The Golden Girls (1 episode)Director
1983 Going Berserk Director
1982 Newhart (15 episodes)Director
1981 Paternity Director

Acting

2018 Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind
2015 Being Canadian as Himself
2013 When Jews Were Funny
2013 Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic as Himself
2005 Sit Down Comedy with David Steinberg (12 episodes)
2005 The Aristocrats as Himself
2000 Big Sound (22 episodes)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode)
1992 Mad About You (1 episode)
1989 The Tommy Chong Roast
1980 Fridays (1 episode)
1980 Nothing Personal as Talk Show Host
1979 Something Short of Paradise as Harris Sloane
1976 The Sonny & Cher Show (1 episode)
1973 Night Train to Terror as Paul
1973 The Bobby Darin Show (1 episode)
1972 The David Steinberg Show (14 episodes)
1970 The Odd Couple (1 episode)
1970 The Flip Wilson Show (3 episodes)
1969 The Music Scene (17 episodes)
1969 The Lost Man as Photographer
1969 The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1 episode)
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1 episode)
1967 Fearless Frank as The Rat
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (1 episode)

Production

Paula Poundstone: Cats, Cops and Stuff Executive Producer
2018 Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Producer
2010 Living in Your Car (23 episodes)Executive Producer
2008 Little Britain USA (10 episodes)Producer
2004 One by One Associate Producer
1996 Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy Executive Producer
1990 Good Grief (13 episodes)Producer

Writing

1986 Designing Women (2 episodes)Writer
1983 Going Berserk Writer
1953 The Academy Awards (39 episodes)Writer

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