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Paul Giamatti


Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti was born June 6, 1967. He graduated from Choate Rosemary Hall prep school, majored in English at Yale, and obtained his Master's Degree in Fine Arts, with his major in drama from the Yale University School of Drama. Paul is the youngest of three children. His ancestry is Italian (from his paternal grandfather), ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 50 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Phenom (filming)
Dr. Mobley
 2015 The Little Prince
The Academy Teacher (voice)
 2014 River of Fundament
Ptah-Nem-Hotep
 2013 Turbo
Chet (voice)
 2012 Ernest & Celestine
Rat Judge (English version, voice)
 2009 Cold Souls
Paul Giamatti
 2008 Pretty Bird
Rick Honeycutt
 2007 Too Loud a Solitude
Hanta (voice)
 2007 The Nanny Diaries
Mr. X
 2006 The Ant Bully
Stan Beals (voice)
 2006 Asterix and the Vikings
Asterix (English version, voice)
 2006 The Hawk Is Dying
George Gattling
 2005 Robots
Tim the Gate Guard (voice)
 2004 Sideways
Miles
 2003 Paycheck
Shorty
 2003 Confidence
Gordo
 2000 Duets
Todd Woods
 1999 Man on the Moon
Bob Zmuda
 1999 Cradle Will Rock
Carlo
 1998 The Negotiator
Rudy
 1998 Doctor Dolittle
Blaine (uncredited)
 1997 The Break
Hotel Clerk
 1997 Deconstructing Harry
Professor Abbott
 1997 Donnie Brasco
FBI Technician
 1997 Arresting Gena
Detective Wilson
 1996 Breathing Room
George
 1996 Before and After
Courtroom Audience (uncredited)
 1995 Sabrina
Scott
 1992 Singles
Kissing Man
 1991 Past Midnight
Larry Canipe
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Other Works:

(Summer 2012) "Tree falls on neighbors car" TV commercial for Liberty Mutual Insurance (voice over). See more »

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5 Interviews | 13 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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Personal Quote:

(On supporting roles) "I think you're given more license to have fun, in a way. You're supposed to be more vivid, your job is to be more eccentric. I think I just like it better. There's something about working in a smaller space that I'm more temperamentally suited to." See more »

Trivia:

Has one child, a boy named Samuel, born in 2001, with his wife, Elizabeth Giamatti. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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