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Wallace Shawn


American character actor and writer Wallace Shawn has one of those fun, mischievously homely faces just made to entertain. Though he got out of the starting gate rather slowly, he has since excelled on stage, television and film while managing to turn himself into a winner with his loser-type looks. Woody Allen's character in the movie Manhattan (... See full bio »

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Known For

The Princess Bride
(1987)
My Dinner with Andre
My Dinner with Andre Wallace Shawn
(1981)
The Incredibles
The Incredibles Gilbert Huph
(2004)

Filmography

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 2017 Someone Else's Wedding
Albert
 2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (TV Series)
Herb Smith
- Doink (2017) ... Herb Smith
 2017 Graves (TV Series)
Jerry North
- All the King's Horses (2017) ... Jerry North
- Delights of My Suffering (2017) ... Jerry North
- The Opposite of People (2017) ... Jerry North
 2017 She's Gotta Have It (TV Series)
Julius Kemper
- #HeGotItAllMixedUp (DYSLEXIA) (2017) ... Julius Kemper
 2016-2017 The Stinky & Dirty Show (TV Series)
Tall
- Going Nowhere Fast/The Missing Stink (2017) ... Tall (voice)
- Screen Clean/Drive-In Movers (2017) ... Tall (voice)
- Ha Ha Higher/The Waiting Games (2017) ... Tall (voice)
- Red Light, Red Light/Missing Pieces (2017) ... Tall (voice)
- Silent But Stinky/Make Way for Sweepy (2017) ... Tall (voice)
 2017 Mr. Robot (TV Series)
Mr. Williams
- eps3.2_legacy.so (2017) ... Mr. Williams
 2017 OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes (TV Series)
Wally the White
- You Get Me (2017) ... Wally the White (voice)
 2017 Cop and a Half: New Recruit (TV Movie)
Principal Miller
 2017 Animal Crackers
Mr. Woodley (voice)
 2014-2016 Mozart in the Jungle (TV Series)
Winslow
- Now I Will Sing (2016) ... Winslow
- Avventura Romantica (2016) ... Winslow
- Mozart with the Bacon (2014) ... Winslow
 2016 Life in Pieces (TV Series)
Samuel
- Eyebrow Anonymous Trapped Gem (2016) ... Samuel
 2016 Drawing Home
Mr. Garfield
 2016 Regular Show (TV Series)
The Evil Brain
- The Brain of Evil (2016) ... The Evil Brain (voice)
 2016 The Night Shift (TV Series)
Mr. Neville
- Unexpected (2016) ... Mr. Neville
 2011-2016 Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Taotie
- Emperor's Rule (2016) ... Taotie (voice)
- Youth in Re-Volt (2016) ... Taotie (voice)
- Apocalypse Yao (2014) ... Taotie (voice)
- A Thousand and Twenty Questions (2013) ... Taotie (voice)
- The Maltese Mantis (2013) ... Taotie (voice)
 2016 Disney Magic Kingdom (Video Game)
Rex (voice)
 2015 Penguin Halloween Panic (TV Movie)
Gary the Gadget Guy (voice)
 2015 Robo-Dog
Mr. Willis
 2015 Maggie's Plan
Kliegler
 2015 Penguin Monster Beach Party (TV Movie)
Gary the Gadget Guy (voice)
 2015 King's Quest (Video Game)
Manny (voice)
 2013-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Charles Lester
- Wanna Partner? (2015) ... Charles Lester
- Parallel Construction, Bitches (2014) ... Charles Lester
- Runnin' with the Devil (2013) ... Charles Lester
 2014 Christmas at Cartwright's (TV Movie)
Harry Osbourne
 2014 Toy Story That Time Forgot (TV Short)
Rex (voice)
 2014 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series)
Kenneth Walters
- The Mystery of the Sex Scandal (2014) ... Kenneth Walters
 2014 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Wallace Shawn
- One Trick Pony (2014) ... Wallace Shawn (voice)
 2014 The 7D (TV Series)
Not-So-Magic Mirror
- Mirror, Mirror/The Big Bash (2014) ... Not-So-Magic Mirror (voice)
 2014 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Saul
- Phineas and Ferb Save Summer (2014) ... Saul (voice)
 2014 Don Peyote
Psychotherapist
 2014 The Fog of Courage (Short)
Eustace Bagge (voice)
 2013 A Master Builder
Halvard Solness
 2013 Toy Story of Terror (TV Short)
Rex (voice)
 2013 The Double
Mr Papadopoulos
 2013 Disney Infinity (Video Game)
Rex (voice)
 2013 Adventure Time (TV Series)
Rasheeta / Imaginary Jake
- Puhoy (2013) ... Rasheeta / Imaginary Jake (voice, uncredited)
 2013 Admission
Clarence
 2012 Kinect Fun Labs: Kinect Rush - A Disney Pixar Adventures: Snapshot (Video Game)
Gilbert Huph / Rex (English version, voice)
 2008-2012 Gossip Girl (TV Series)
Cyrus Rose
- New York, I Love You XOXO (2012) ... Cyrus Rose
- G.G. (2012) ... Cyrus Rose
- The Fasting and the Furious (2011) ... Cyrus Rose
- Shattered Bass (2011) ... Cyrus Rose
- Last Tango, Then Paris (2010) ... Cyrus Rose
 2012 Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse (Video Game)
Bertram (voice)
 2012 Toy Story Toons: Partysaurus Rex (Short)
Rex (voice)
 2012 A Late Quartet
Gideon Rosen
 2012 Vamps
Dr. Van Helsing
 2011-2012 Eureka (TV Series)
Dr. Warren Hughes / Warren Hughes
- Jack of All Trades (2012) ... Warren Hughes
- This One Time at Space Camp... (2011) ... Dr. Warren Hughes
- Clash of the Titans (2011) ... Dr. Warren Hughes
 2012 Fish Hooks (TV Series)
Rat King
- Guys' Night Out (2012) ... Rat King (voice)
 2011 Toy Story Toons: Small Fry (Short)
Rex (voice)
 2001-2011 Family Guy (TV Series)
Bertram
- The Big Bang Theory (2011) ... Bertram (voice)
- Sibling Rivalry (2006) ... Bertram (voice)
- Emission Impossible (2001) ... Bertram (voice)
 2011 The Speed of Thought
Sandy
 2011 Toy Story Toons: Hawaiian Vacation (Short)
Rex (voice)
 2010 Meow-takes: Outtakes and Gag Reel (Video short)
 2010 Toy Story 3 (Video Game)
Rex (voice)
 2010 Toy Story 3: The Video Game (Video Game)
Rex (voice)
 2010 Toy Story 3
Rex (voice)
 2010 Furry Vengeance
Dr. Christian Burr (uncredited)
 2010 Damages (TV Series)
Sterling Biddle
- Don't Forget to Thank Mr. Zedeck (2010) ... Sterling Biddle
 2010 The Daily Show (TV Series)
Dr. Alan Rubin
- Anthony Weiner (2010) ... Dr. Alan Rubin
 2009 After Today Live (Short)
Principal Mazur (voice)
 2009 Jack and the Beanstalk
Broker / Booker / Lancelot Squarejaw
 2009 ER (TV Series)
Teddy Lempell
- The Beginning of the End (2009) ... Teddy Lempell
 2008-2009 The L Word (TV Series)
William Halsey
- Litmus Test (2009) ... William Halsey
- Loyal and True (2008) ... William Halsey
- Lights! Camera! Action! (2008) ... William Halsey
- Look Out, Here They Come! (2008) ... William Halsey
- LGB Tease (2008) ... William Halsey
 2009 Life on Mars (TV Series)
The Sorcerer
- Let All the Children Boogie (2009) ... The Sorcerer
 2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Professor Roy Batters
- Snatched (2009) ... Professor Roy Batters
 2008 Scooby-Doo and the Goblin King (Video)
Mr. Gibbles (voice)
 2008 Mia et le Migou
The Migoo (English version, voice)
 2008 The Princess Bride Game (Video Game)
Vizzini (voice)
 2008 Toy Story Midway Mania! (Short)
Rex (voice)
 2008 Cashmere Mafia (TV Series)
Animal Handler
- Dog Eat Dog (2008) ... Animal Handler
 2008 The Return of Jezebel James (TV Series)
Garson Leeds
- I'm with Blank (2008) ... Garson Leeds
 2007 New York City Serenade
Wallace Shawn
 2007 I Could Never Be Your Woman
Math Teacher (uncredited)
 2006 Happily N'Ever After
Munk (voice)
 2006 Air Buddies (Video)
Billy (voice)
 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Film Professor
- Weeping Willow (2006) ... Film Professor
 2006 Family Guy (Video Game)
Bertram (voice)
 2006 Tom and Jerry in Shiver Me Whiskers (Video)
Purple Pirate Paul / Narrator (voice)
 2006 Southland Tales
Baron Von Westphalen
 2001-2006 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Dr. Howard Stiles
- Death Toll (2006) ... Dr. Howard Stiles
- Intruded (2004) ... Dr. Howard Stiles
- Fire and Ice (2003) ... Dr. Howard Stiles
- Cruel & Unusual (2003) ... Dr. Howard Stiles
- Scared Straight (2002) ... Dr. Howard Stiles
 2006 The 12th Man (TV Movie)
Marty
 2005 Chicken Little
Principal Fetchit (voice)
 2005 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
Lonny Moon
- They Asked Me Why I Believe in You (2005) ... Lonny Moon
 2005 Love Thy Neighbor
Clinic Doctor
 2005 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series)
Arlos
- The Ties That Bind (2005) ... Arlos
 2005 Fat Actress (TV Series)
Dr. Sigmund von Oy
- The Koi Effect (2005) ... Dr. Sigmund von Oy
 2004 Karroll's Christmas (TV Movie)
Zeb Rosecog
 2004 The Incredibles (Video Game)
Gilbert Huph (voice)
 2004 The Incredibles
Gilbert Huph (voice)
 2004 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Martin Grable
- Splat! (2004) ... Martin Grable
 2004 Teacher's Pet
Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
 2003 The Haunted Mansion
Ezra
 2003 Duplex
Herman
 2003 Monte Walsh (TV Movie)
Colonel Wilson
 2003 Stanley (TV Series)
Mr. Goldberg
- Going-Away Goose/Time to Climb! (2003) ... Mr. Goldberg (voice)
 2002 Sun Gods (TV Movie)
Spaulding
 2002 Mr. St. Nick (TV Movie)
Mimir
 2002 Personal Velocity
Mr. Gelb
 2002 Teamo Supremo (TV Series)
Gauntlet
- Running the Gauntlet! (2002) ... Gauntlet (voice)
 2001 Monsters, Inc.
Rex (outtakes) (voice, uncredited)
 2001 Three Sisters (TV Series)
Dean Webb
- Don't Be Thrown (2001) ... Dean Webb
 2001 The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
George Bond
 2001 Blonde (TV Mini-Series)
I.E. Shinn
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... I.E. Shinn
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... I.E. Shinn
 2001 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Mr. Dune
- Falling Up (2001) ... Mr. Dune
 2000-2001 Teacher's Pet (TV Series)
Principal Crosby Strickler
- Tallulahpalooza (2001) ... Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
- A Dog for All Seasons (2000) ... Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
- Bad to the Bone/Always Knock the Postman Twice (2000) ... Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
- Being Mrs. Leadready (2000) ... Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
- A Lick Is Still a Kiss (2000) ... Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
 2000 The Prime Gig
Gene
 1999 Toy Story 2
Rex the Green Dinosaur (voice)
 1999 Cosby (TV Series)
Mr. Fleming
- Book 'Em, Griff O (1999) ... Mr. Fleming
- The Vesey Method (1999) ... Mr. Fleming
 1993-1999 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Zek
- The Dogs of War (1999) ... Zek
- The Emperor's New Cloak (1999) ... Zek
- Profit and Lace (1998) ... Zek
- Ferengi Love Songs (1997) ... Zek
- Prophet Motive (1995) ... Zek
 1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Frank Hopper
- A Case of Do or Die (1999) ... Frank Hopper
 1999 My Favorite Martian
Coleye
 1998 Blind Men (TV Movie)
 1998 The Lionhearts (TV Series)
- Leo's Diet (1998) ... (voice)
- Brown Dog Day (1998) ... (voice)
- Survive (1998) ... (voice)
- Family Circus (1998) ... (voice)
 1998 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Zack
- Noah (1998) ... Zack
 1998 The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (Video)
Tarzan Chimp (voice)
 1997 Critical Care
Furnaceman
 1997 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Philip Ny
- How to Fire a Rifle Without Really Trying (1997) ... Philip Ny (voice)
 1994-1997 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Stuart Best
- Hero Today, Gone Tomorrow (1997) ... Stuart Best
- Up in Smoke (1996) ... Stuart Best
- The Best and Not-So-Brightest (1995) ... Stuart Best
- The Fifth Anchor (1994) ... Stuart Best
 1997 Just Write
Arthur Blake
 1996-1997 Clueless (TV Series)
Mr. Hall
- Secrets & Lies (1997) ... Mr. Hall
- Mr. Wright (1997) ... Mr. Hall
- All Teed Off (1997) ... Mr. Hall
- I'm in with the Out Crowd (1997) ... Mr. Hall
- The Party's Over (1997) ... Mr. Hall
 1997 Vegas Vacation
Marty
 1996 Toy Story (Video Game)
Rex (voice)
 1996 Toy Story Activity Center (Video Game)
Rex (voice)
 1996 House Arrest
Victor 'Vic' Finley
 1996 All Dogs Go to Heaven 2
Labradour MC (voice)
 1996 Toy Story Treats (TV Series short)
Rex
- Why Doesn't Andy Just Get Cable? (1996) ... Rex (voice)
- Wallstreet Report (1996) ... Rex (voice)
- Waiting in Line (1996) ... Rex (voice)
- Waiting for Andy (1996) ... Rex (voice)
- The Age of the Dinosaur (1996) ... Rex (voice)
 1995 Toy Story
Rex (voice)
 1993-1995 The Pink Panther (TV Series)
The Little Man
- Ice Blue Pink/Pink Trek (1995) ... The Little Man (voice)
 1995 Just Like Dad (TV Movie)
Stan Speigel
 1995 Clueless
Mr. Wendell Hall
 1995 Something Wilder (TV Series)
Roof Inspector
- Dr. Roof (1995) ... Roof Inspector
 1995 Canadian Bacon
Canadian Prime Minister
 1995 A Goofy Movie
Principal Mazur (voice)
 1995 Kalamazoo (Short)
Bobby
 1995 Napoleon
Echidna (English version, voice)
 1995 The Wife
Cosmo
 1994 The Nanny (TV Series)
Charles Haste
- Pishke Business (1994) ... Charles Haste
 1994 Vanya on 42nd Street
Vanya
 1993 Eligible Dentist (TV Movie)
 1993 The Meteor Man
Mr. Little
 1993 Matrix (TV Series)
Mr. Gonley
- Lapses in Memory (1993) ... Mr. Gonley
 1993 The Cemetery Club
Larry
 1992 Unbecoming Age
Dr. Block
 1992 Civil Wars (TV Series)
Riley Baker
- A Bus Named Desire (1992) ... Riley Baker
 1992 Nickel & Dime
Everett Willits
 1992 Mom and Dad Save the World
Sibor, Semage's Beau
 1992 The Double 0 Kid (Video)
Cashpot
 1991 Shadows and Fog
Simon Carr
 1987-1991 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Jeffrey Engels / Jeff Engels / Jeffrey Engels - Narrator
- Olivia's Field Trip (1991) ... Jeffrey Engels
- The Moves (1990) ... Jeff Engels
- Cliff's Nightmare (1990) ... Jeffrey Engels - Narrator (voice)
- The Day the Spores Landed (1989) ... Jeff Engels
- Cliff's Mistake (1987) ... Jeffrey Engels
 1989 We're No Angels
Translator
 1989 She's Out of Control
Dr. Fishbinder
 1988 The Moderns
Oiseau
 1987 The Princess Bride
Vizzini
 1987 Prick Up Your Ears
John Lahr
 1987 Radio Days
Masked Avenger
 1987 The Bedroom Window
Henderson's Attorney
 1985 Head Office
Mike Hoover
 1985 Heaven Help Us
Father Abruzzi
 1984 Micki + Maude
Dr. Elliot Fibel
 1984 The Bostonians
Mr. Pardon
 1984 Crackers
Turtle
 1983 How to Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days (TV Movie)
Professor Silverfish
 1983 Saigon -Year of the Cat- (TV Movie)
Frank Judd
 1983 Deal of the Century
Harold DeVoto
 1983 Strange Invaders
Earl
 1983 The First Time
Jules Goldfarb
 1982-1983 Taxi (TV Series)
Arnie / Arnie Ross
- Arnie Meets the Kids (1983) ... Arnie
- Love Un-American Style (1982) ... Arnie Ross
 1983 Lovesick
Otto Jaffe
 1982 A Little Sex
Oliver
 1981 Strong Medicine (uncredited)
 1981 My Dinner with Andre
Wallace Shawn
 1981 Cheaper to Keep Her
Mugger
 1980 Atlantic City
Waiter (as Wally Shawn)
 1980 Simon
Eric Van Dongen
 1979 All That Jazz
Assistant Insurance Man
 1979 Starting Over
Workshop Member
 1979 Manhattan
Jeremiah
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Professor Marvel (1992)
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Other Works:

(2005, April) Appears in the role of "Artie" in David Rabe's play, "HurlyBurly", at the 37 Arts Theatre, New York, NY, USA. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Wally Shawn

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I never planned to be an actor. It turned out I could make a living doing it. See more »

Trivia:

He wrote an adaptation of the "Threepenny Opera", which opened on Broadway on April 20, 2006 at Studio 54. Its many stars included Alan Cumming, Ana Gasteyer and Cyndi Lauper. See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive high, clipped, lisping speaking voice See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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