Richard Elliot Elfman

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Richard Elliot Elfman

Current Location:: Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Birthplace: Crenshaw, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Milton Elfman and Clare Elfman
Husband of <private> Elfman (Saboff) and <private> Elfman
Father of Bodhi Pine Elfman and <private> Elfman
Brother of Danny Elfman
Half brother of <private> Elfman

Occupation: Actor, director, producer, screenwriter, author, publisher, journalist
Managed by: Noah Tutak
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About Richard Elliot Elfman

Richard "Rick" Elfman, (born March 6, 1949 in the Crenshaw district of Los Angeles, California), is an American film actor, director, producer, screenwriter, author, and magazine publisher.


Richard is the son of novelist Blossom Elfman (aka "Clare Elfman"), and the older brother of musician and film composer Danny Elfman, with whom he founded Oingo Boingo, an eclectic band popular in the 1980s & 1990's. Richard is brother-in-law of Danny's wife, Bridget Fonda, father of Bodhi Elfman, father-in-law of Bodhi's wife, Jenna Elfman, and father and business partner in Buzzine Networks with son Louis Elfman. Richard currently resides in the Hollywood Hills.

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Richard Elliot Elfman's Timeline

March 6, 1949
Los Angeles County, California, United States
July 19, 1969
Age 20
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States