|Date of Birth||7 August 1942, Queens, New York City, New York, USA|
|Birth Name||Joseph H. Tobin Jr.|
|Height||5' 11" (1.8 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Tobin Bell is an American film and television actor.
He was born Joseph Henry Tobin, Jr. in Queens, New York and raised in Weymouth, Massachusetts. He is the son of Eileen Bell, an actress who appeared at the Quincy Repertory Company, and Joseph Henry Tobin, who established the radio station WJDA. His mother was English-born and his father was from an Irish-American Massachusetts family.
Bell often plays the role of a villain and serial killer; he was cast as Unabomber Theodore John Kaczynski in the made-for-TV movie Unabomber: The True Story, and most recently has played the role of the nefarious "Jigsaw," a serial killer who wants others to appreciate the value of life via twisted "games" in the 2004 film Saw and its sequels, Saw II and Saw III. He received a 2006 MTV Movie Award nomination for "Best Villain" and a nomination for "Best Butcher" in the Fuse/Fangoria Chainsaw Awards.
Aside from appearing in made-for-TV movies, Bell has guest starred in popular series such as Seinfeld, La Femme Nikita, The X-Files, Stargate SG-1, Alias, The Sopranos, and 24.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Xtermy
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