This video profiles the life and comedic work of Andy Kaufman. From his early youth, Kaufman aspired to become a media star. His focus and ambition saw him through the hardships of his family life and obstacles in the entertainment industry. His personal saga, along with the heroes who inspired him, are part of the story. There are clips of some of Kaufman's best work, including the Friday skit with Michael Richards, the Carnegie Hall performance with "Grandma" Robin Williams, Dick Van Dyke, and the Foreign Man performing "Mighty Mouse."