Ken Lerner

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Ken Lerner
Born Kenneth Lerner
(1948-05-27) May 27, 1948 (age 70)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Alma mater Brooklyn College
Occupation Actor
Years active 1975–present
Spouse(s) Patti Klein
Children Sam Lerner
Relatives Michael Lerner (brother)

Kenneth "Ken" Lerner (born May 27, 1948) is an American television, stage and film actor who is perhaps best known for playing "Principal Flutie" in the first episodes of the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Personal life[edit]

Lerner was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Blanche and George Lerner, who was a fisherman and antiques dealer.[1] He is a graduate of Brooklyn College and the brother of fellow actor Michael Lerner. His son is actor Sam Lerner.

Career[edit]

Lerner is typically typecast as whiny or unlucky characters, including an agent whom is stabbed in the back with a pen by Arnold Schwarzenegger's character Ben Richards in The Running Man.

In 2011, Lerner was seen in an American nationally televised commercial for Wells Fargo Bank. In late 2013, Lerner starred in a commercial for T-Mobile USA. In 2016, Lerner played a small role as a corrupt business manager named Arthur in the HBO television series Silicon Valley.[2]

Selected filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ken Lerner Biography at Film Reference.com((?)-)
  2. ^ Falcetti, L. (30 May 2016). "'Silicon Valley' Season 3, Episode 6 Recap: Bachmanity Insanity". FanSided. Retrieved 10 November 2016.

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