Howie Mandel, born
Nov. 29, 1955 in Canada, had his start in the 80's. As far as the 80's are concerned, he was
probably best known for his role as Dr. Wayne Fiscus on
the TV series "St. Elsewhere." Did you know he was
also the voice of Gizmo in Gremlins (1984)? Movies
Mandel starred in in the 80's include Gas (1980), The
Funny Farm (1983), A Fine Mess (1986), Walk Like a Man
(1987), and Little Monsters (1989). Mandel also
played the voice of several of the cartoon characters on
the Saturday morning show "Muppet Babies."
In the mid to late 2000's, Howie had a career revival.