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Albert was born under the official name Einstein, Albert Lawrence on July 22nd, 1947. He has been a credited actor since the 1976 film Taxi Driver.
Albert Brooks has yet to establish a position as a bankable star. He has starred in two films including the 2003 adventure movie Finding Nemo as the character Marlin and the 1999 comedy film The Muse playing Steven Phillips.
Albert has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in eleven films including: the 2014 action film A Most Violent Year as the character Andrew Walsh, the 2011 crime movie Drive playing Bernie Rose and the 2007 adventure release The Simpsons Movie cast as Russ Cargill.
Albert Brooks has earned salaries up to $3,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2007 adventure film The Simpsons Movie, which brought in $183,000,000 at the box office.
Albert Brooks has directed on numerous occassions including: The Muse (1999).
Albert has garnered moderate media attention, having been interviewed in over six publications and featured in four magazine articles.
As an actor Albert Brooks has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Aaron Altman in the 1987 movie Broadcast News.