Biography

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Paul Ben-Victor (born July 24, 1965) is an American actor. Ben-Victor was born Paul Friedman, in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Leah Kornfeld, a playwright, and Victor Friedman. Ben-Victor debuted on the small screen in 1987 in the made-for-TV movie Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife and on an episode of Cagney & Lacey. Fifteen years after beginning his television career with bit parts, Ben-Victor found himself cast in important roles on HBO dramas The Wire and Entourage, as well as making a 2006 appearance as Coach Lou on My Name is Earl. He portrayed Moe Howard in the 2000 made-for-TV film The Three Stooges. Ben-Victor has been featured on many television cop dramas like Monk and CSI, and also had a recurring role as two-bit con man Steve Richards on three episodes of NYPD Blue from 1994 to 1997. Ben-Victor has co-written stage plays with his mother. At least two of their plays have been staged in the Manhattan area, including "Club Soda" and "The Good Steno". Ben-Victor had a starring role in the Sci-Fi channel television show, The Invisible Man, alongside Vincent Ventresca. The two later guest starred together on the hit TV show Las Vegas. They were reunited again on an episode of the new USA Network series In Plain Sight (Episode 1.2, "Hoosier Daddy"), on which Ben-Victor has a supporting role. Appeared on "Everybody Hates Chris" as Mr. Thurman In 2008, Ben-Victor held a supporting role in the feature film, Clear Lake, WI, starring Michael Madsen. In August 2008, Ben-Victor co-starred in Coma, a web series on Crackle.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Paul Ben-Victor (born July 24, 1965) is an American actor. Ben-Victor was born Paul Friedman, in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Leah Kornfeld, a playwright, and Victor Friedman. Ben-Victor debuted on the small screen in 1987 in the made-for-TV movie Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife and on an episode of Cagney & Lacey. Fifteen years after beginning his television career with bit parts, Ben-Victor found himself cast in important roles on HBO dramas The Wire and Entourage, as well as making a 2006 appearance as Coach Lou on My Name is Earl. He portrayed Moe Howard in the 2000 made-for-TV film The Three Stooges. Ben-Victor has been featured on many television cop dramas like Monk and CSI, and also had a recurring role as two-bit con man Steve Richards on three episodes of NYPD Blue from 1994 to 1997. Ben-Victor has co-written stage plays with his mother. At least two of their plays have been staged in the Manhattan area, including "Club Soda" and "The Good Steno". Ben-Victor had a starring role in the Sci-Fi channel television show, The Invisible Man, alongside Vincent Ventresca. The two later guest starred together on the hit TV show Las Vegas. They were reunited again on an episode of the new USA Network series In Plain Sight (Episode 1.2, "Hoosier Daddy"), on which Ben-Victor has a supporting role. Appeared on "Everybody Hates Chris" as Mr. Thurman In 2008, Ben-Victor held a supporting role in the feature film, Clear Lake, WI, starring Michael Madsen. In August 2008, Ben-Victor co-starred in Coma, a web series on Crackle.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 78

Birthday 1965-07-24

Place of Birth Brooklyn - New York - USA

Official Site http://www.stipko.net/paulbenvictor/

Also Known As

  • Paul Benvictor
  • Paul Ben Victor

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Friends and Romans as Dennis Socio
2018 The Super as Mr. Johnson
2018 The Amityville Murders as Ronald DeFeo Sr.
2018 A Crooked Somebody as Detective Zimmer
2016 Camera Store as Mr. Bibideaux
2016 Blowtorch as Blackie
2016 Lethal Weapon(1 episode) as Frank Truno
2016 Vinyl(10 episodes) as Maury Gold
2015 Chicago Med(1 episode) as Mr. McGregor
2015 Any Day as William
2015 Get Hard as Gayle Burns
2015 Allegiance(5 episodes) as Special Agent Faber
2014 By the Gun as Vincent Tortano
2014 True Detective(1 episode) as Major Leroy Salter
2013 Empire State as Tommy
2013 Don Jon as Priest
2012 FDR: American Badass! as Mussolini
2012 Should've Been Romeo as Joey
2011 Person of Interest(1 episode) as Detective Cameron
2011 Poolboy - Drowning Out the Fury as Kip Tippington
2009 American Bully as Principal Wheeler
2008 The Mentalist(1 episode) as Noah Landau
2008 In Plain Sight(6 episodes)
2007 Randy & the Mob as Franco
2007 John from Cincinnati(8 episodes)
2007 Drive(1 episode)
2006 Shark(1 episode)
2005 Everybody Hates Chris(1 episode)
2005 Close to Home(3 episodes)
2005 My Name Is Earl(1 episode)
2004 Entourage(7 episodes)
2003 Las Vegas(1 episode)
2003 Daredevil as Jose Quesada
2002 Fastlane(1 episode)
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2002 The Wire(3 episodes)
2002 The Shield(1 episode)
2001 The Cure for Boredom as Rudy
2001 Alias(1 episode)
2001 Crossing Jordan(1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(1 episode)
2000 Very Mean Men as Jimmy D.
2000 The Invisible Man(46 episodes) as Robert Albert Hobbes
2000 The Three Stooges as Moe Howard
2000 Drowning Mona as Deputy Tony Carlucci
2000 Gun Shy as Howard
1999 Crazy in Alabama as D.A. Mackie
1999 The Corruptor as Schabacker
1998 Heist as Abbie
1998 Point Blank as Howard
1998 Standoff as Agent Hank McGill
1997 Brooklyn South(1 episode)
1997 The Practice(2 episodes)
1997 Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Heatwave as Det. Meyer
1996 Early Edition(1 episode)
1996 Maximum Risk as Agent Pellman
1995 Red Scorpion 2 as Vince D'Angelo
1995 The Fifteen Minute Hamlet
1993 Tombstone as Florentino
1993 The Last Outlaw as Posseman Grubb
1993 Dream Lover as Clown
1993 The X-Files(1 episode)
1993 True Romance as Luca
1993 Trouble Bound as Zand
1992 Sunset Heat as New Yorker
1992 Soulmates as Driver
1992 Eyes of the Beholder as Dr. Medaris
1991 Body Parts as Ray Kolberg
1991 Dark Justice(1 episode)
1991 The 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage(1 episode)
1990 The Rookie as Little Felix
1990 After the Shock as Dr. Steven Brattesani
1990 Streets as Officer
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D.(1 episode)
1989 Wired as Tom Perino
1988 Freddy's Nightmares(1 episode) as Paul
1988 Assault of the Killer Bimbos as Customer
1986 L.A. Law(2 episodes)

Writing

2012 Should've Been RomeoStory
2012 Should've Been RomeoScreenplay

Production

2012 Should've Been RomeoProducer

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