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Wallace Shawn

1943-11-12 New York City, New York, USA

Image of Wallace Shawn


Wallace Michael Shawn (born November 12, 1943) is an American actor, voice actor, playwright, essayist and comedian. His film roles have included those of Wally Shawn in the Louis Malle directed comedy-drama My Dinner with Andre (1981), Vizzini in The Princess Bride (1987), Mr. Wendell Hall in Clueless (1995) and providing the voice of Rex in the Toy Story franchise. He has also appeared in a variety of television series, including recurring roles as Cyrus Rose in Gossip Girl (2008–2012) and as Grand Nagus Zek in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993–1999). His plays include The Designated Mourner, Aunt Dan and Lemon and Grasses of a Thousand Colors. He also co-wrote the screenplay for My Dinner with Andre with Andre Gregory, and he scripted A Master Builder (2013), a film adaptation of of the play by Henrik Ibsen, which he also starred in. His book Essays was published in 2009 by Haymarket Books. Description above from the Wikipedia article Wallace Shawn, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Animal Crackers Mr. Woodley (voice) 2019-01-04
Toy Story 4 Rex (voice) 2019-06-21
Book Club Dr. Derek 2018-05-18
Another Kind of Wedding Albert 2018-04-29
What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 2018-10-12
Cop and a Half: New Recruit Principal Miller 2017-08-01
The Only Living Boy in New York David 2017-08-11
Starring Austin Pendleton 2016-04-01
Maggie's Plan Kliegler 2016-05-20
Robo-Dog Mr. Willis 2015-01-01
Monster Beach Party Gary the Gadget Guy 2015-09-06
Halloween Panic! Gary the Gadget Guy 2015-10-25
A Master Builder Halvard Solness 2014-08-06
Toy Story That Time Forgot Rex (voice) 2014-12-02
Don Peyote Psychotherapist 2014-05-01
Toy Story of Terror! Rex (Voice) 2014-08-19
Christmas at Cartwright's Harry 2014-12-07
The Double Mr. Papadopoulos 2014-05-09
Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Himself 2013-04-03
Admission Clearence 2013-03-22
Partysaurus Rex Rex 2012-09-14
A Late Quartet Gideon Rosen 2012-11-02
Vamps Dr. Van Helsing 2012-11-02
Small Fry Rex (voice) 2011-11-23
Hawaiian Vacation Rex (voice) 2011-06-24
The Speed of Thought Sandy 2011-04-29
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore Calico (voice) 2010-07-30
Furry Vengeance Dr. Christian Burr (uncredited) 2010-04-02
Toy Story 3 Rex (voice) 2010-06-17
Capitalism: A Love Story Himself 2009-10-02
Jack and the Beanstalk Booker / Broker / Lancealot Squarejaw 2009-11-06
Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King Mr. Gibbles (voice) 2008-09-23
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl Register's Reporter 2008-07-02
I Could Never Be Your Woman Teacher 2007-05-11
Tom and Jerry: Shiver Me Whiskers Purple Pirate Paul / Narrator 2006-08-21
Happily N'Ever After Munk (voice) 2006-09-14
Air Buddies Billy (voice) 2006-12-12
Southland Tales Baron Von Westphalen 2006-05-21
Chicken Little Principal Fetchit (voice) 2005-11-04
Teacher's Pet Principal Crosby Strickler (voice) 2004-01-16
Melinda and Melinda Sy 2004-10-29
Karroll's Christmas 2004-12-14
The Incredibles Gilbert Huph (voice) 2004-11-05
Duplex Herman 2003-09-26
The Haunted Mansion Ezra 2003-11-25
Monte Walsh Colonel Wilson 2003-01-17
Personal Velocity 2002-01-01
The Prime Gig Gene 2001-04-24
Monsters, Inc. Rex (outtakes) (voice) (uncredited) 2001-11-01
As You Wish: The Story of The Princess Bride 2001-09-04
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion George Bond 2001-08-05
The Story Behind 'Toy Story' Himself 2000-11-14
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins Rex (voice) 2000-08-08
Toy Story 2 Rex (voice) 1999-11-24
My Favorite Martian Dr. Elliott Coleye 1999-02-11
Noah 1998-10-11
Vegas Vacation Marty 1997-02-13
Critical Care Furnaceman 1997-10-31
Just Write Arthur Blake 1997-03-01
House Arrest 1996-08-14
The Wife Cosmo 1996-08-16
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 Labrador MC (voice) 1996-03-29
Canadian Bacon Canadian Prime Minister Clark MacDonald 1995-06-08
Just Like Dad Stan Spiegel 1995-09-01
Toy Story Rex (voice) 1995-11-22
Clueless Mr. Wendell Hall 1995-07-19
A Goofy Movie Principal Arthur Mazur (voice) 1995-04-07
Vanya on 42nd Street Vanya 1994-09-13
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Horatio Byrd 1994-11-23
The Cemetery Club Larry 1993-02-03
The Meteor Man Mr. Little 1993-08-06
Mom and Dad Save the World Sibor, Semage's Beau 1992-07-24
Nickel & Dime Everett Willits 1992-01-01
The Double 0 Kid Cashpot 1992-09-07
Shadows and Fog Simon Carr 1991-12-05
Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills Howard 1989-06-03
She's Out of Control Doctor Fishbinder 1989-04-14
We're No Angels Translator 1989-12-15
The Moderns Oiseau 1988-04-15
The Bedroom Window Henderson's Attorney 1987-01-16
Prick Up Your Ears John Lahr 1987-04-17
Nice Girls Don't Explode Ellen 1987-02-01
Radio Days Masked Avenger 1987-01-30
The Princess Bride Vizzini 1987-09-25
Heaven Help Us Father Abruzzi 1985-02-08
Head Office Mike Hoover 1985-06-06
My Dinner with Louis Interviewer 1984-05-06
Crackers Turtle 1984-02-17
Micki & Maude Dr. Elliot Fibel 1984-12-21
The Hotel New Hampshire Freud 1984-03-09
The Bostonians Mr. Pardon 1984-10-02
How to Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days Professor Silverfish 1983-01-01
The First Time Jules Goldfarb 1983-07-13
Lovesick Otto Jaffe 1983-02-18
Saigon: Year Of The Cat 1983-11-29
Strange Invaders Earl 1983-09-16
Deal of the Century Harold DeVoto 1983-11-04
A Little Sex Oliver 1982-04-02
Atlantic City Waiter 1981-04-03
My Dinner with Andre Wally Shawn 1981-10-11
Simon Eric Van Dongen 1980-02-01
All That Jazz Assistant Insurance Man 1979-12-20
Manhattan Jeremiah 1979-04-25
Starting Over Workshop Member 1979-10-05
Timmy Failure Mr. Crocus
Untitled Woody Allen Project