Cliff Gorman

Cliff Gorman

Performer

Cliff Gorman, the stage and film actor who won a Tony Award for portraying caustic comic Lenny Bruce in Lenny, died Sept. 5, 2002, at his home in New York City. The cause was leukemia. He was 65. Cliff Gorman, the stage and film actor who won a Tony Award for portraying caustic comic Lenny Bruce in Lenny, died Sept. 5 at his home in New York City. The cause was leukemia. He was 65.

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  • Born: Oct 13, 1936 in New York, New York
  • Death: Sep 5, 2002 in New York, New York

Roles (4)

Social Security Playbill - April 1986 Social Security (1986)
Opened Apr 17, 1986
  • as David Kahn (Replacement)
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Doubles Playbill - June 1985 Doubles (1985)
Opened May 8, 1985
  • as Lennie (Replacement)
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Chapter Two Playbill - Dec 1977 Chapter Two (1977)
Opened Dec 4, 1977
  • as Leo Schneider (Original)
Chapter Two - Opening Night
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Lenny Playbill - June 1971 Lenny (1971)
Opened May 26, 1971
  • as Lenny Bruce (Original)
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1971 Outstanding Performance Lenny Winner
Tony Award
1978 Featured Actor in a Play Chapter Two Nominee
1972 Actor in a Play Lenny Winner