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Arthur Ira "Art" Garfunkel (born November 5, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, poet, and actor, best known as being a member of the folk duo Simon & Garfunkel. In 1970, at the height of their popularity, the duo split.

Garfunkel also has had a successful career as an actor, receiving a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of Sandy Kaufman in Carnal Knowledge.

Highlights of his solo career include a top ten hit, three top 20 hits, six top 40 hits, 14 Adult Contemporary top 30 singles, five Adult Contemporary number ones, two UK number ones and a People's Choice Award.

Through his solo and collaborative work, Garfunkel has earned six Grammys, including the Lifetime Achievement Award. In 1990, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Art Garfunkel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia​

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Arthur Ira "Art" Garfunkel (born November 5, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, poet, and actor, best known as being a member of the folk duo Simon & Garfunkel. In 1970, at the height of their popularity, the duo split.

Garfunkel also has had a successful career as an actor, receiving a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of Sandy Kaufman in Carnal Knowledge.

Highlights of his solo career include a top ten hit, three top 20 hits, six top 40 hits, 14 Adult Contemporary top 30 singles, five Adult Contemporary number ones, two UK number ones and a People's Choice Award.

Through his solo and collaborative work, Garfunkel has earned six Grammys, including the Lifetime Achievement Award. In 1990, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Art Garfunkel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 34

Birthday 1941-11-05

Place of Birth Forest Hills, New York

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Also Known As

  • Simon and Garfunkel

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives as Himself
2017 Cecile on the Phone as Dr. Saltzman
2016 The Everly Brothers: Harmonies From Heaven as Himself
2011 The Harmony Game as Himself
2009 The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts as Himself
2009 The Rebound as Harry Finklestein
2007 Paul Simon and Friends: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
2007 Flight of the Conchords (1 episode)
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2005 Simon And Garfunkel - Live At Madison Square Garden as Voice
2005 Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel ‎– Bridge Over Troubled Water
2004 Simon & Garfunkel: Old Friends - Live On Stage as Himself
2002 American Dreams (1 episode)
2001 Longshot as Himself
2000 Art Garfunkel: Across America
1996 Arthur (2 episodes)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1993 Frasier (1 episode) as Guest Caller - Chester
1993 Boxing Helena as Dr. Lawrence Augustine
1990 Mother Goose Rock 'N Rhyme as Georgie Porgie
1986 Good to Go as S. D. Blass
1981 Simon & Garfunkel: The Concert in Central Park
1980 Bad Timing as Alex Linden
1977 Rolling Stone Magazine: The 10th Anniversary as Himself - Performer
1976 Laverne & Shirley (1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live (5 episodes)
1975 Cher (1 episode)
1973 Acts of Love and Other Comedies as Nicky
1971 Carnal Knowledge as Sandy
1970 Catch-22 as Capt. Nately
1969 Simon and Garfunkel: Songs of America as Himself
1968 Monterey Pop as Himself - Simon and Garfunkel
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (1 episode)

Writing

2005 Simon And Garfunkel - Live At Madison Square Garden Writer

Production

2011 The Harmony Game Executive Producer

Directing

2005 Simon And Garfunkel - Live At Madison Square Garden Director

Sound

1967 The Graduate Music

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