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"To me acting is like a jigsaw puzzle. The jigsaw puzzle is of the sky and all the pieces are blue. Out of this you have to create a human being and put it together."
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Henry Franklin Winkler (born October 30, 1945) is an American actor, comedian, director, producer, and author best known for his early role as Arthur "The Fonz" / "Fonzie" Fonzarelli in Happy Days. Later on, Winkler became known as a producer, overseeing such shows as classic adventure series MacGyver (and its 2016 reboot).

He is Richard Belzer's cousin.


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Books:

  • Hank Zipzer book series (collaboration with Lin Oliver)
  • I've Never Met an Idiot on the River

Tropes associated with Winkler:

  • Leslie Nielsen Syndrome: He's done more comedy later in life.
  • Nice Guy: Henry Winkler is said to be a super kind and friendly in real life. He loves his stepson and is very considerate man and a joy to work with.
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