Quick Facts Of Andy Dick
Celebrated Name Andy Dick Age 53 Years Nick Name Andy Birth Name Andrew Roane Birth Date 1965-12-21 Gender Male Profession Actor Birth Nation United States Nationality American Place Of Birth Charleston, South Carolina Best Known For For his eccentric behaviors,drug addiction, sexual allegations and arrests. Famous For Movies and shows Ethnicity White Horoscope Capricorn Height 5ft. 10inch.(1.78m) Weight 65kg(143 lbs) Net Worth $5 million Father Allen Dick Mother Sue Dick Brothers Jeff Dick School Lassiter High School High School Joliet West High School College / University Illinois Wesleyan University Spouse Ivone Kowalczyk(m.1986) and Lena Sved(divorced) Children Lucas, Jacob and Meg Dick Hair Color Brown Eye Color Blue
Andy Dick is an American comedian, actor, musician, and television and film, producer. He is well known for his eccentric behaviors, drug addiction, sexual allegations, and arrests. Dick briefly had his program “The Andy Dick Show” on MTV. He also appeared in several “Comedy Central Roasts” and other shows.
- Controversial comedian Andy Dick reported that he was assaulted outside a New Orleans nightclub last Saturday on 10th August 2019 such that he was unconscious for 15 min. and was taken by ambulance to the hospital. It was said that he had a “possible brain bleed”.
- Cops, however, caught the man(who punched Dick) named David Hale and he is charged with second-degree battery and could face up to eight years in prison.
Andy Dick Famous for?
- -Dick is famous as a cast of MTV’s “The Ben Stiller Show” and as a supporting cast of “Less Tha Perfect”.
- -He is also known from several Comedy Central Roasts.
Andy Dick’s Early Life: Childhood and Parents?
Andy Dick was born on December 21, 1965, in Charleston, South Carolina, US. His birth name is Andrew Thomlinson, his full name is Andrew Roane Dick and the celebrated name is Andy Dick. His nationality is American. His ethnicity is White Caucasian with Capricorn as his zodiac sign.
Andy was an adopted child who was adopted at birth by Allen Dick(father) and Sue Dick(mother). His biological mother’s last name is Thomlinson and his biological father was a navy.
He has a brother named Jeff Dick.
Andy spent his childhood along with his family in Connecticut, New York, and Yugoslavia before they moved to Chicago in 1979 when Andy was 14.
He attended Lassiter High School and then he graduated from Joliet West High School in 1984. He also had attended Illinois Wesleyan University for one semester.
He joined Chicago’s Second City, attended Columbia College Chicago and took improv comedy classes at iO Theater. He had appeared in numerous theatre productions during his high school. Dick has been a friend of actor Anthony Rapp since childhood.
Andy Dick’s Career: TV/Flim/Drugs/Sexual Allegations?
* Television Career
- Dick started his TV career through the sketch comedy show, “The Ben Stiller Show” from 1992 to 1993.
- He also appeared in “Donnie the CBS Page Who Likes to Suck Up”(1993), “Maggie the Model” on The Nanny show(1994), “Get Smart”(1994) and “Go Series”(2001).
- He has been regular on several sitcoms including, “NewsRadio” on NBC (1995–1999) and the ABC sitcom “Less Than Perfect”.
- He started his show, “The Andy Dick Show” on MTV in 2001 but it lasts for only three seasons till 2003.
- He had also appeared on “Star Trek: Voyager” as the Emergency Medical Hologram Mark II in “Message in a Bottle”.
- He was roasted on “The Howard Stern Show” in 2007. Besides, he also competed in “Celebrity Poker Showdown” and “Dancing with the Stars”.
- He was also seen few times on “The Real World: Hollywood”, “The Gong Show”, and “Sober House” and he was also on ABC’s “Celebrity Wife Swap”.
- -Dick kicked off his career in movies through the animated movie, “Double Dragon”.
- He also starred in “The Making of..And God Spoke” in 1993 and also in “In The Army Now” in 1994.
- He also starred in “Bongwater” in 1997, “Inspector Gadget” in 1999 and “Road Trip” in 2000.
- He made a cameo role in “Dude, Where’s My Car?”(2000), “Zoolander”(2001) and “Reality Bites”(back in 1994).
- He was also featured in Ash’s music video “Envy”(2002) and also appeared in “The Aristocats”(2005), “Old School”(2003), “The Hebrew Hammer”(2003), “Danny Roane: First Time Director”(2006) and “Happily N’Ever After”(2007)
- Dick created and starred in the web series, “House Arrest with Andy Dick”, while he was under house arrest in 2009.
- He also hosted “Andy Dick Live” in 2012 and also appeared in the web series “All Grown Up” in 2013.
- He also lent his voice in several movies, “The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride”(1998), “Hoodwinked!”, “Dilbert”(1999), “Clone High”(2002), “The Lion Guard”(2016) and “Adult Swim”(2010).
* Sexual Misconduct Allegations
- Andy was fired form an independent feature movie, “Raising Buchanan” (2018) after allegations of sexual misconduct on him. He was accused of groping, licking, and making sexual proposals to about four crew members.
- He was also fired from 2018’s comedy “Vampire Dad” with similar accusations back in 2017.
- He was escorted offset after he filmed only one scene due to his eccentric behaviors with several casts and crew members.
- Dick struggled with drug and alcohol abuse over the years. He also had entered into rehab programs 20 times to become sober. He is a proponent of sober living.
Andy Dick Dating/Married to?
Dick was married to Ivone Kowalczyk in 1986. The couple had a son named Lucas Dick together however, the couple divorced in 1990.
Dick then tied a knot to Lena Sved with whom he shares a son, Jacob Dick and a daughter, Meg Dick. However, the couple couldn’t last long as Andy was set to maintain distance from Lena and his children until March 13, 2023.
Andy then dated eight ladies after his relationship with Lena. Andy dated Amber Smith, Lisa Donatz, Trishelle Cannatella, Sarah, Brande Roderick, Wendy Maddix, Enger Ebeltoft and Jessica Kiper.
He also dated Jennifer Gimenez in 2013.
Dick announced of being a bisexual in 2006 interview with “The Washington Post”.
Andy Dick’s Net Worth?
Andy Dick has an estimated net worth of around $5 million. He has his income through his career as an actor and comedian.
The actor boosted his fortunes through his one of the hits, “Road Trip” which collected $119.8 million at the box office. Dick also received a handsome salary from his show “The Andy Dick Show” that ran for three seasons.
Andy Dick’s Body Measurements: Height, Weight?
The 53 aged Andy Dick has a well maintained slim body figure. He stands tall with a height of 5ft. 10inch.(1.78m) and weighs 65kg(143 lbs). He has a body measurement of 32-24-33 inches.
He has a fair complexion with brown hair and blue eyes.
Did You Know?
- 1. Andy confirmed himself to be bisexual in 2006 interview to “Washington Times”.
- 2. Andy dressed in a homemade superhero costume and presented himself at school as “Super Dick”.
- 3. He is an adopted child.
- 4. Dick has been a friend of actor Anthony Rapp since childhood.