At show, he delivered his stand-up performance for the first time.In a while, he also established the improvisational theater company.He has a sister and is a fashion designer by profession.
After his fathers' death, Lange quit his longshoreman's' job.He gave up that job to play his first gig at New York's Improv in Hell's Kitchen.Based on his work at the school, Lange was offered a radio job in Wyoming.However, rather than taking the job, Lange stayed in New Jersey.Gaining steadying success Artie pursued sketch comedy, helping to create the popular New York improvisation group, Live On Tape.
In 1995, Lange landed a role as an original cast members of FOX's sketch comedy show MADtv.
The following year Lange made his film acting debut in the sports-comedy Jerry Maguire starring Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Junior. It happened during a shooting of the sketch Babewatch, a parody of the popular Dave Hasselhoff series Baywatch.
Lange played a sports radio host in a deleted scene. Lange snorted cocaine in his car in full pig make-up during a break in the shooting.
He was charged with disorderly conduct and sentenced to 25 hours of community service.
As a part of his probation, Lange attended the Connecticut School of Broadcasting.
Today Lange is best known as an American actor, stand-up comedian, author and radio personality, most notable for replacing Jackie Martling on The Howard Stern Show.