June 19, 1953
Los Angeles, California, United States
Actor, comedian, restaurateur
1991 – present
Spouse(s) Ellen Davitian (1977–present)
Kenneth "Ken" Davitian (born June 19, 1953) is an American actor of Armenian descent, who is best known for his role as Borat's producer (Azamat Bagatov) in the 2006 comedy film . Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan [1 ]
Early life and education [ edit ]
Kenneth Davitian (
Armenian: Գեղամ Դավթյան Geğam Davt'yan [) was born on June 19, 1953 in an ] citation needed Armenian-American family in East Los Angeles. [2 ]
His teenage idol was
Burt Reynolds, who greatly influenced his choice of becoming an actor. [3 ]
Restaurant ventures [ edit ]
Davitian founded a restaurant in 2003 called The Dip, which was located in Los Angeles.
His son Robert runs his baseball-themed hot dog restaurant The Infield in Sherman Oaks, which boasts a hot dog, conceived by [4 ] Charlie Sheen, called the "Charlie Sheen Dog with Tiger Blood".
Filmography [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Dargis, Manohla (2006-11-03). "Borat". . The New York Times
^ Abcarian, Robin (February 25, 2007). "Less recognizable with clothes". Los Angeles Times.
^ Abrams, Tamar (November 29, 2011). "Borat Catapulted Him to Fame, but Ken Davitian Is Not Azamat". The Huffington Post . Retrieved July 10, 2012.
^ Abcarian, Robin (January 7, 2011). "Ken Davitian is enjoying, very much, his Hollywood high five". The San Francisco Chronicle.
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