Ventriloquist who performs a side-splitting comedic act with his dummy's Chuck Wood and Ted E. Bare. In 1980 he acted in Roger Corman's horror movie Humanoids from the Deep.
He found an interest in ventriloquism after studying magic as a child and he studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
He had a short-lived series called Strassman in 2002.
He is the son of psychiatrist Harvey Strassman and has three siblings.
He acted alongside Ann Turkel in the sci-fi flick Humanoids from the Deep in 1980.