"Michael Anthony Richards" is an American actor, writer and television producer, best known for his portrayal of Cosmo Kramer on the television sitcom Seinfeld, for which he received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series three times.
Richards began his career as a stand-up comedian, first entering the national spotlight when he was featured on Billy Crystal's first cable TV special. He went on to become a series regular on American Broadcasting Company/ABC's Fridays (TV series)/Fridays. Prior to Seinfeld, he made numerous guest appearances on a variety of television shows'. His film credits include So I Married an Axe Murderer, Airheads, Young Doctors in Love, Problem Child (1990 film)/Problem Child, Coneheads (film)/Coneheads, UHF (film)/UHF, and Trial and Error (1997 film)/Trial and Error, one of his few starring roles. During the run of Seinfeld, he made a guest appearance in Mad About You. After Seinfeld, Richards starred in his own sitcom, The Michael Richards Show, which lasted less than one full season.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Michael Richards on Wikipedia.