|Place of birth||Newark, New Jersey, USA|
|Date of birth||November 22, 1939|
Allen Garfield, born November 22, 1939 in Newark, New Jersey, USA, is an actor. He plays Chuck Kimmel in the ABC series Sports Night. He was a sports reporter and Golden Gloves boxer before becoming an actor and plays an inept boxing correspondent. He guest stars in the second season episode "The Cut Man Cometh". He is also known for his roles in the features The Conversation, Beverley Hills Cop 2, The Stunt Man and The Ninth Gate.