Wallace Shawn

Wallace Shawn

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    • November 12th, 1943
Wallace 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 My Dinner with Andre, Vizzini in The Princess Bride, Mr. Hall in Clueless and 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 and as Grand Nagus Zek in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. 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 and he scripted A Master Builder, 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.

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Acting (95 Credits)

2021The Addams Family 2 as (voice)
2020Rifkin's Festival as Mort Rifkin
2020Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made as Mr. Crocus
2019Marriage Story as Frank
2019Toy Story 4 as Rex (voice)
2019Forky Asks a Question as Rex
2018Book Club as Dr. Derek
2017Cop and a Half: New Recruit as Principal Miller
2017Another Kind of Wedding as Albert
2017The Only Living Boy in New York as David
2017Animal Crackers as Mr. Woodley (voice)
2015Maggie's Plan as Kliegler
2014Christmas at Cartwright's as Harry
2014Don Peyote as Psychotherapist
2014Toy Story That Time Forgot as Rex (voice)
2013A Master Builder as Halvard Solness
2013The Double as Mr. Papadopoulos
2013Admission as Clearence
2013Toy Story of Terror as Rex (Voice)
2012Toy Story Toons: Partysaurus Rex as Rex (voice)
2012Vamps as Dr. Van Helsing
2012A Late Quartet as Gideon Rosen
2011The Speed of Thought as Sandy
2011Toy Story Toons: Small Fry as Rex (voice)
2011Toy Story Toons: Hawaiian Vacation as Rex (voice)
2010Toy Story 3 as Rex (voice)
2010Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore as Calico (voice)
2010Furry Vengeance as Dr. Christian Burr (uncredited)
2009Jack and the Beanstalk as Booker / Broker / Lancealot Squarejaw
2008Scooby-Doo and the Goblin King as Mr. Gibbles (voice)
2008Kit Kittredge: An American Girl as Register's Reporter
2007I Could Never Be Your Woman as Teacher
2006Tom and Jerry in Shiver Me Whiskers as Barnacle Paul (voice)
2006Air Buddies as Billy (voice)
2006Happily N'Ever After as Munk (voice)
2006Southland Tales as Baron Von Westphalen
2005Chicken Little as Principal Fetchit (voice)
2004Karroll's Christmas
2004Melinda and Melinda as Sy
2004The Incredibles as Gilbert Huph (voice)
2004Teacher's Pet as Principal Crosby Strickler (voice)
2003The Haunted Mansion as Ezra
2003Duplex as Herman
2003Monte Walsh as Colonel Wilson
2002Personal Velocity as Mr. Gelb
2001The Curse of the Jade Scorpion as George Bond
2001Blonde as I.E. Shinn
2000The Prime Gig as Gene
2000Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins as Rex (voice)
1999My Favorite Martian as Dr. Elliott Coleye
1999Toy Story 2 as Rex the Green Dinosaur (voice)
1998The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story as Tarzan Chimp (voice)
1997Just Write as Arthur Blake
1997Critical Care as Furnaceman
1997Vegas Vacation as Marty
1996House Arrest as Victor Finley
1996All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 as Labrador MC (voice)
1995Toy Story as Rex (voice)
1995A Goofy Movie as Principal Arthur Mazur (voice)
1995Clueless as Mr. Wendell Hall
1995Canadian Bacon as Canadian Prime Minister Clark MacDonald
1995Napoleon as Echidna (voice)
1994Vanya on 42nd Street as Vanya
1994Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle as Horatio Byrd
1993The Meteor Man as Mr. Little
1993The Cemetery Club as Larry
1992The Double 0 Kid as Cashpot
1992Mom and Dad Save the World as Sibor, Semage's Beau
1991Shadows and Fog as Simon Carr
1989She's Out of Control as Doctor Fishbinder
1989Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills as Howard
1989We're No Angels as Translator
1988The Moderns as Oiseau
1987The Bedroom Window as Henderson's Attorney
1987The Princess Bride as Vizzini
1987Prick Up Your Ears as John Lahr
1987Radio Days as Masked Avenger
1985Heaven Help Us as Father Abruzzi
1985Head Office as Mike Hoover
1984Crackers as Turtle
1984Micki + Maude as Dr. Elliot Fibel
1984The Hotel New Hampshire as Freud
1984The Bostonians as Mr. Pardon
1983Strange Invaders as Earl
1983Lovesick as Otto Jaffe
1983Deal of the Century as Harold DeVoto
1982A Little Sex as Oliver
1981My Dinner with Andre as Wally Shawn
1980Simon as Eric Van Dongen
1980Atlantic City as Waiter
1979Manhattan as Jeremiah
1979Starting Over as Workshop Member
1979All That Jazz as Assistant Insurance Man
1969The Pink Panther Show

Writer (1 Credits)


Himself (2 Credits)

2018What We Left Behind: Star Trek DS9 as Himself
2009Capitalism: A Love Story as Self


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