Jun. 13th, 1953
Tim Allen's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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Timothy Alan Dick, known professionally as Tim Allen, is an American actor and comedian, known for Home Improvement and Last Man Standing.
- A stand up comic at Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle in Detroit, featuring the talents of 'Kevin Pollak' (qv) and 'D.B. Dickerson' (qv)
- Publicist is 'Marleah Leslie' (qv).
- Stand up routine consisted of jokes comparing the differences between men and women. This theme continued on his TV show _"Home Improvement" (1991)_ (qv).
- His character in _Big Trouble (2002)_ (qv) is a composite of humor columnist 'Dave Barry (II)' (qv). The movie is adapted from one of 'Dave Barry (II)' (qv)'s humor books.
- His comedy career started on a dare from a friend at the 'Comedy Castle' in Detroit.
- Attended Seaholm High School in Birmingham, Michigan
- Started out doing stand-up comedy.
- Paid $2 million for 26 acres of Michigan campground with the intention of keeping it in its natural, undeveloped state.