Portly comedian known for his impersonations of Elvis Presley and Marlon Brando. His debut comedy album, Show Me the Buffet was released in 1998 and he has appeared in the films Duets, Dear God, and Junior.
He appeared in the last episode of Seinfeld as the overweight man who gets mugged and causes the whole trial that sends Jerry and his friends to prison.
He joined the musical cast of Hairspray in 2009 playing the role of Edna Turnblad.
He graduated from Malden Catholic High School in 1982.