Wallace Shawn

 

Wallace Shawn

  • Overview
  • Info & links
  • Images
  • Comments

Visa denna sida på svenska på Film.nu

Wallace Michael Shawn  (born November 12, 1943), sometimes credited as Wally Shawn, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, author, voice artist, and intellectual. His best-known film roles include Vizzini in The Princess Bride (1987), and debate teacher Mr. Hall in Clueless (1995). On television he played Grand Nagus Zek on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Shawn is well known for his distinctive and high pitched voice. In the animated Toy Story films he provided the voice of "Rex," an insecure toy Tyrannosaurus Rex. Shawn has pursued a parallel career as a playwright whose work is often dark, politically charged and controversial. He is currently the voice of Taotie in Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness.

Content from Wikipedia provided under the terms of the Creative Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0).

Actor

 
 
 

Lists & News

TMDb Filmanic is using The Movie Database API (TMDb) for certain functions, but is in no way supported or certified by TMDb.

Is this page about you? The information we have obtained is in whole or in part from The Movie Database (TMDb). You may request that we remove all personal information we have stored about you by sending us an email and include the URL of this page. Explain who you are, so we know you are the person this page is about. To delete your data from TMDb, you must contact them separately.

Wallace Shawn

Born 1943-11-12 (77 years ago) in New York City, New York, U.S..
Height 157 centimeters.

Awards
Award Ceremony Year Awarded for
Laura Pels Foundation Awards for Drama 2005
Obie Award for Best New American Play (The Fever) 36th Annual Village Voice Obie Awards 1991 The Fever
Obie Award for Distinguished Playwriting (Aunt Dan and Lemon) 31st Annual Village Voice Obie Awards 1986 Aunt Dan and Lemon
Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada 1978
Obie Award for Playwriting (Our Late Night) 20th Annual Village Voice Obie Awards 1975 Our Late Night
Nominated for awards
Award Ceremony Year Nominated for
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play (Aunt Dan and Lemon) 31st Drama Desk Awards 1986 Aunt Dan and Lemon
Relationships
Name From To Relationship type
Deborah Eisenberg(Sambo) Sambo
Parents

William Shawn, Cecille Shawn

Siblings

Allen Shawn, Mary Shawn

Images of Wallace Shawn

Click to enlarge images

Your opinion about Wallace Shawn?

Start a discussion about Wallace Shawn with your friends on Facebook or Twitter!

Wallace Shawn

Bio provided by Wikipedia

Wallace Michael Shawn  (born November 12, 1943), sometimes credited as Wally Shawn, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, author, voice artist, and intellectual. His best-known film roles include Vizzini in The Princess Bride (1987), and debate teacher Mr. Hall in Clueless (1995).

On television he played Grand Nagus Zek on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

Shawn is well known for his distinctive and high pitched voice. In the animated Toy Story films he provided the voice of "Rex," an insecure toy Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Shawn has pursued a parallel career as a playwright whose work is often dark, politically charged and controversial.

He is currently the voice of Taotie in Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness.

Content from Wikipedia provided under the terms of Creative Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0).

×
×
×
×
×