Michael Richards is an American actor. He began his career in the 1980s, debuting in the comedy show Fridays. After playing recurring roles in the TV shows St. Elsewhere and Marblehead Manor, he rose to fame for starring as Cosmo Kramer in the sitcom Seinfeld. His performance here won him the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor three times. During this period, he also starred in the films Airheads, Unstrung Heroes, and Trial and Error. In the 2000s, he appeared in the shows The Michael Richards Show and Curb Your Enthusiasm. His latest TV role was as Frank in the sitcom Kirstie. He also recently appeared in the 2019 film Faith, Hope & Love.