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Paul Schneider was born on March 16, 1976 in Asheville, North Carolina, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Lars and the Real Girl (2007), Water for Elephants (2011) and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007). See full bio »
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 2014 Straight Men/Same Bed (Short) (completed)
 2015 The Daughter
 2014 The Divide (TV Series)
Clark Rylance
- To Whom Evil Is Done (2014) ... Clark Rylance
- I Can't Go Back (2014) ... Clark Rylance (credit only)
- And the Little Ones Get Caught (2014) ... Clark Rylance
- I'm for Justice (2014) ... Clark Rylance (credit only)
- Never Forget (2014) ... Clark Rylance
 2014 Goodbye to All That
 2013 Hello Carter
 2012 The Babymakers
Tommy Macklin
 2011 The Flowers of War
 2011 Beloved
 2009 Away We Go
 2009 Bright Star
Mr. Brown
 2008 Pretty Bird
Beach Dog Jogger (as Otto Peotomy)
 2006 Live Free or Die
Jeff Lagrand
 2005 The Family Stone
Brad Stevenson
 2004 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
Owen McCabe
 2003 Third Watch (TV Series)
Warner / Thomas Warner
- Payback (2003) ... Warner
- Surrender (2003) ... Thomas Warner
 2003 Crude
 2001 Security, Colorado
 2000 George Washington
Rico Rice
 1998 Physical Pinball (Short)
 1997 Pleasant Grove (Short)
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Otto Peotomy


5' 11½" (1.82 m)

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I come from a really lovely, really smart family where the only stress was money and employment. It wasn't violence, it wasn't drink - it was money. I was a sensitive, runty, rednecky kid, and I absorbed my parents, stress about that. Now I find myself living in the epicenter of money, trying to define myself against it. I'm having a nice little swing here, but even if they come at me with a big ... See more »


Was named one of the "Ten Actors to Watch" by Variety (2007). See more »


Frequently plays devious but likeable characters See more »

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