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Bob Balaban

Robert Elmer "Bob" Balaban (born August 16, 1945) is an American actor, author and director. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bob Balaban, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .

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Aug 16, 1945 In Chicago, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hank 1965-09-24
Latest Project:
Movie The French Dispatch 2021-10-21
Known For
Poster of Fading Gigolo
Poster of Capote
Poster of Ghost World
Poster of Best in Show
Movie The French Dispatch Uncle Nick 2021-10-21
Series The Politician Keaton Hobart, Payton's adoptive father 2019-09-27
Movie Isle of Dogs King (voice) 2018-03-23
Series Condor Reuel Abbott 2018-06-06
Movie Spielberg Self 2017-10-05
Movie Mike Nichols: An American Master 2016-01-29
Movie Starring Austin Pendleton 2016-04-01
Movie Mascots Sol Lumpkin 2016-10-11
Movie Eva Hesse Wilhelm Hesse (voice) 2016-04-27
Movie I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House Mr. Waxcap 2016-09-10
Series Show Me a Hero Leonard B. Sand 2015-08-16
Movie Everything Is Copy 2015-09-29
Movie Hitchcock/Truffaut Narrator 2015-09-04
Movie The Monuments Men Pvt. Preston Savitz 2014-01-24
Movie The Grand Budapest Hotel Monsieur Martin 2014-02-26
Movie Fading Gigolo Sol 2013-09-07
Movie Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight Lawyer 2013-10-04
Movie Thin Ice Leonard Dahl 2012-02-17
Movie Moonrise Kingdom The Narrator 2012-05-16
Movie Do You Like to Read? The Narrator 2012-06-08
Movie Girl Most Likely Maxwell 2012-09-07
Movie The Five Stages of Grief Voice of Daniel's father 2011-01-01
Movie Howl Judge Clayton Horn 2010-08-26
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Self 2010-11-01
Movie Rage Mr. White 2009-09-24
Movie Recount Ben Ginsberg 2008-05-25
Movie License to Wed Jewellery Store Clerk 2007-07-04
Movie No Reservations Therapist 2007-06-15
Movie Dedication Arthur Planck 2007-08-24
Movie Controversy and Acclaim: The Timelessness of a Groundbreaking Film Interviewee 2006-02-21
Movie Lady in the Water Harry Farber 2006-07-20
Movie For Your Consideration Philip Koontz 2006-11-22
Series Hopeless Pictures 2005-08-19
Movie Capote William Shawn 2005-09-30
Movie Marie and Bruce Roger 2004-01-19
Movie A Mighty Wind Jonathan Steinbloom 2003-04-16
Movie The Tuxedo Winton Chalmers (uncredited) 2002-09-27
Movie The Mexican Bernie Nayman 2001-03-01
Movie Plan B James Foster 2001-01-01
Movie The Making of 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' Himself 2001-05-08
Movie The Majestic Elvin Glyde 2001-12-21
Movie Gosford Park Morris Weissman 2001-11-07
Movie Ghost World Enid's Dad 2001-07-20
Movie Best in Show Dr. Theodore W. Millbank, III 2000-09-29
Movie Swing Vote Justice Eli MacCorckle 1999-04-19
Movie Jakob the Liar Kowalsky 1999-09-16
Movie The Monster Hunter Dr. William Powell 1999-01-01
Movie Three to Tango Decker 1999-10-22
Series The West Wing Ted Marcus 1999-09-22
Movie Cradle Will Rock Harry Hopkins 1999-12-10
Series Now and Again Unknown 1999-09-24
Movie Giving Up the Ghost Bob 1998-09-07
Movie Conversation with the Beast Mr. Webster 1997-02-20
Movie Clockwatchers Milton Lasky 1997-06-12
Movie Deconstructing Harry Richard 1997-12-12
Movie The Definite Maybe Wolfe Rollins 1997-07-04
Movie The Late Shift Warren Littlefield 1996-02-24
Movie Pie in the Sky Paul Entamen 1996-02-09
Movie Waiting for Guffman Lloyd Miller 1996-08-21
Series Legend Unknown 1995-04-18
Movie Greedy Ed 1994-03-04
Series Friends Frank Buffay Sr. 1994-09-22
Movie City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold Jeffrey Sanborn (uncredited) 1994-06-10
Movie Amos & Andrew Dr. R. A. (Roy) Fink 1993-03-05
Movie For Love or Money Ed Drinkwater 1993-10-01
Movie Bob Roberts Michael Janes 1992-09-04
Movie Little Man Tate Quizmaster 1991-09-06
Movie The Face of Fear Ira Preduski 1990-09-30
Movie Alice Sid Moscowitz 1990-12-25
Movie Dead Bang Elliott Webley 1989-03-24
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Movie End of the Line Warren Gerber 1987-08-28
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie 2010 Dr. R. Chandra 1984-12-06
Movie Prince of the City Santimassino 1981-08-19
Movie Absence of Malice Elliott Rosen 1981-11-19
Movie Whose Life Is It Anyway? Carter Hill 1981-12-02
Movie Altered States Arthur Rosenberg 1980-12-25
Movie Girlfriends Martin 1978-08-11
Movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind David Laughlin 1977-11-18
Movie Report to the Commissioner Joey Egan 1975-02-05
Movie Bank Shot Victor Karp 1974-07-31
Movie Making It Wilkie 1971-03-21
Movie Marriage: Year One Bernie 1971-10-15
Movie Catch-22 Capt. Orr 1970-06-24
Movie The Strawberry Statement Elliot - Organizer 1970-08-28
Movie Midnight Cowboy The Young Student 1969-05-25
Movie Me, Natalie Morris 1969-07-13
Series Room 222 Unknown 1969-09-11
Series The Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Series Hank Unknown 1965-09-24