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Bronson Pinchot

When Bronson Pinchot began auditioning for Broadway roles, he refused to do accents. Years later, his ability to do accents is what gave him his first break in film and led to television success as Balki Bartokomous, the odd cousin from a Balkan nation who comes to live with Mark Linn-Baker on the sitcom Perfect Strangers (1986). Pinchot was born ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Perfect Strangers
Perfect Strangers Balki Bartokomous / Mama
True Romance
True Romance Elliot Blitzer
Risky Business
Beverly Hills Cop


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 2017 Double Play (completed)
 2016 The Strike
Carlo Lombardi
 2015 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series)
Head Chef J.T. Thompson
- The Mystery of the Frozen Foodie (2015) ... Head Chef J.T. Thompson
 2014 NCIS (TV Series)
George Burton
- Parental Guidance Suggested (2014) ... George Burton
 2013 Kung Fu and Titties
The Beaver
 2011 Virgin Alexander
Bim Norse
 2011 The Problem Solverz (TV Series)
- Videogamez (2011) ... AI (voice)
 2011 You and I
 2010 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
- Mana'o (2010) ... Bastille
 2010 Chuck (TV Series)
- Chuck Versus the Suitcase (2010) ... Victor
 2009 Good Clean Fun
Dean Vernon
 2009/II Hooking Up
Mr. Kimbal
 2008 The Tale of Despereaux
Town Crier (voice)
 2007 Mr. Art Critic
M.J. Clayton
 2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Dr. Henry Carlisle
- Alternate (2007) ... Dr. Henry Carlisle
 2007 The Wager
Colin Buchanan
 2007 Six Degrees (TV Series)
Thomas Johnson
- Ray's Back (2007) ... Thomas Johnson
 2005 Diamond Zero
Bergerac De La Houssey
 2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Dr. Greg Ross
- Beast (2005) ... Dr. Greg Ross
 2003 All Grown Up! (TV Series)
- Chuckie's in Love (2003) ... Pepe
 2003 Straight No Chaser (Short)
Josh Peters
 2002 Breaking News (TV Series)
- Spin Art (2002) ... Phillip
 2000 Putting It Together (TV Movie)
The Narrator
 2000 Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (TV Series)
Shakey / Science
- Haunted Moon (2000) ... Shakey / Science (voice)
 1997-2000 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Killer Whale / Reindeer / Sonny the Toad
- The Snow Queen (2000) ... Killer Whale / Reindeer (voice)
- Thumbelina (1997) ... Sonny the Toad (voice)
 1999 Out of the Cold
Max Kaplan
 1998 Beach Movie
 1998 Hey Arnold! (TV Series)
Ronnie Matthews / Director / Chauffeur
- Curly Snaps/Pre-Teen Scream (1998) ... Ronnie Matthews (voice)
- Stinky Goes Hollywood/Olga Gets Engaged (1998) ... Director / Chauffeur (voice)
 1998 Quest for Camelot
Griffin (voice)
 1997 Merry Christmas, George Bailey (TV Movie)
Mr. Carter
 1997 The Angry Beavers (TV Series)
Truman / Brat
- House Broken/Stinky Toe (1997) ... Truman / Brat (voice)
 1997 Babes in Toyland
Rodrigo (voice)
 1997 Cow and Chicken (TV Series)
Oscar / Guard / Old Wardrobe Man
- The Ugliest Weenie/I.M. Weasel: I Are Big Star (1997) ... Oscar / Guard / Old Wardrobe Man (voice)
 1997 I Am Weasel (TV Series)
Oscar / Guard / Old Wardrobe Man
- I Are Big Star (1997) ... Oscar / Guard / Old Wardrobe Man (voice)
 1997 High Incident (TV Series)
Matt Shukat
- Show Me the Money (1997) ... Matt Shukat
 1997 Meego (TV Series)
- Performance Art (1997) ... Meego
- Mommy 'n' Meego (1997) ... Meego
- Magic Parker (1997) ... Meego
- Liar, Liar (1997) ... Meego
 1996 Bruno the Kid: The Animated Movie (Video)
General Armando Costrato (voice)
 1996 Jungledyret 2 - den store filmhelt
Hugo (English version, voice)
 1996 Clueless (TV Series)
Mr. Pontormo / Ka-feen
- Pilot (1996) ... Mr. Pontormo
- Do We with Bad Haircuts Not Feel? (1996) ... Ka-feen
 1996 The First Wives Club
Duarto Feliz
 1996 Adventures from the Book of Virtues (TV Series)
The Man / The Dog
- Work (1996) ... The Man / The Dog (voice)
 1996 Bruno the Kid (TV Series)
General Armando Castrato (voice)
 1996 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
Roy Albright
- Ab-dick-ted (1996) ... Roy Albright
 1996 Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series)
Dr. Henri Ducharme
- A Room with a Bellevue (1996) ... Dr. Henri Ducharme (voice)
 1996 High Society (TV Series)
Arthur Zipkin
- Nip and Tuck (1996) ... Arthur Zipkin
 1996 It's My Party
Monty Tipton
 1995 The Adventures of Hyperman (TV Series)
Valerie Knockisblokov
- Cosmo Not/The Brain Game (1995) ... Valerie Knockisblokov (voice)
 1995 Dumb and Dumber (TV Series)
- Dumb Luck/Dumbbells (1995) ... Dymbster (voice)
- Otto's Best Friend (1995) ... Dymbster (voice)
 1995 The Langoliers (TV Mini-Series)
Craig Toomy
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... Craig Toomy
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Craig Toomy
 1995 Napoleon
Birdo (English version, voice)
 1993 Jungledyret
Hugo (English version, voice)
 1992 Eek!stravaganza (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1992 Blame It on the Bellboy
 1990 The Great American Sex Scandal (TV Movie)
Sanford Lagelfost / Jorge Jimenez / Arthur Lloyd / ...
 1990 ABC TGIF (TV Series)
 1989 Second Sight
 1986 Between Two Women (TV Movie)
 1985 George Burns Comedy Week (TV Series)
- Boris and Ivan in Las Vegas (1985) ... Boris
- The Couch (1985)
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
- Mummy Daddy (1985) ... Director
 1985 After Hours
 1985 Hot Resort
 1984 The Flamingo Kid
Alfred Schultz
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He acted in Marie Jones' play, "Stones in the Pockets," at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Christopher Burns in the cast. See more »

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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(2009, on Beverly Hills Cop) I almost didn't do the movie, because my girlfriend and I had tickets to go to Florence, and they kept pushing the date back of when they were going to shoot it. Not having a crystal ball and not knowing what was going to happen with it, I said, "If you don't shoot it before next Wednesday, I'm not doing it. We've got tickets to Florence, and I'm not not going to ... See more »


Appearing with Richard Dreyfuss and Eric Stoltz on Broadway in Arthur Penn's production of Larry Gelbart's play, "Sly Fox." See more »


Often plays characters who have a French accent

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