Born: -Allan Stewart Konigsberg –
December 1, 1935 (age 82) New York City
Occupation: Director, writer, actor, comedian, musician
Notable Works: See Awards and Nominations
Career: Comedy Medium Stand-up, film, television, theatre, book. Genres: Observational comedy, satire, black comedy,
self-deprecation, deadpan humor.
Allen’s mugshot of his character in a movie titled:
Take the Money and Run, 1969 American mockumentary
comedy film directed by Woody Allen and starring Allen and
Janet Margolin (with Louise Lasser in a small role).
Written by Allen and Mickey Rose, the film chronicles the life of
Virgil Starkwell (Woody Allen), an inept bank robber.
Filmed in SAN FRANCISCO and San Quentin State Prison.
Writers Guild of America Award nomination for Best Comedy. Written Directly for the Screen.