The American author – who died in 2007 at the age of 84 – is generally considered one of the 20th century’s greatest writers.
His work includes Cat’s Cradle and 1969’s seminal Slaughterhouse-Five.
Quite odd to see Kurt turn up in a Rodney Dangerfield film but that he did.
Dangerfield is a millionaire who enrols in college to spend time with his son, paying Vonnegut to write an assignment about himself.
Of course, that leads to a professor saying whoever wrote the essay didn’t know anything about the author. Ha, er, ha.