Wallace Shawn

Wallace Shawn is an American actor, voice actor, playwright, and essayist, known for Toy Story/2/3, The Incredibles, The Princess Bride, and My Dinner with Andre. Other film credits include A Late Quartet, Hannah Arendt, Vanya on 42nd Street, Radio Days, Atlantic City, Manhattan, All That Jazz, Days of Heaven, and Monsters, Inc.

Television credits include Charles Lester on CBS’ The Good Wife, Cyrus Rose on CW’s Gossip Girl, William Halsey on Showtime’s The L Word, Dr. Howard Stileson NBC’s Crossing Jordan, Zek on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Stuart Best on CBS’ Murphy Brown, Mr. Hall on ABC’s Clueless, and Jeffrey Engels on NBC’s The Cosby Show.

Theatre credits include Off-Broadway, as Ben in Grasses of a Thousand Colors, Jack in The Designated Mourner, and Prologue/Siro in The Mandrake (Public Theater); the Traveler in The Fever and Artie in Hurlyburly (Acorn Theatre); and Father/Freddie/Jasper in Aunt Dan and Lemon (Martinson Hall).