Paul Reiser was born on the 30th March, 1957 in New York City, New York, U.S.A. He is a famous American stand-up comedian, actor, author and screenwriter.
Biography and Career:
Reiser was born in New York City, New York, U.S. He is the son of Helen, a homemaker, and Sam Reiser; a wholesale health food distributor. He went to the East Side Hebrew Institute on the Lower East Side of Manhattan and completed his graduation from Stuyvesant High School in New York City. He got his bachelor's degree at Binghamton University, where he majored in music (piano, composition).
He was active in campus theater productions and founded "The Little Theater That Could", an on-campus community theater organization located in Hinman College, Reiser's dorm community. It was later named Hinman P
roduction Company. He finally performed in New York City comedy clubs during university summer breaks.
After polishing his skills as a stand-up comic in New York City, his break-out film role came in 1982 when he appeared in Diner, a coming-of-age film by Barry Levinson. His character, Modell, a closet stand-up comedian, successfully brought his comic skills to the attention of Hollywood. The film also helped boost the careers of his co-stars Kevin Bacon, Steve Guttenberg, and Mickey Rourke. He followed this success playing a detective in 1984's Beverly Hills Cop, a role he reprised in the 1987 sequel, Beverly Hills Cop II. Reiser also had roles in James Cameron's 1986 movie Aliens, in The Marrying Man (1991), and in the comedy Bye Bye, Love (1995).
In 2002, Reiser made a guest appearance as himself on Larry David's critically-acclaimed HBO sitcom, Curb Your Enthusiasm. He was placed number 77 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time. The name of his production company - Nuance Productions - comes from one of his lines in the film, "Diner," explaining his discomfort with the word nuance.
He is married to Paula Ravets and has two sons Ezra Samuel Reiser and Leon were born in 1995 and 2000 respectively.
Height: 5' 10" (178 cm)
Being born on Mar 06, Paul is a Pisces.
Paul dated Paula Ravets and amongst other amorous encounters was Helen Hunt.
Why do we like him?
People always like comedy and it's obvious that people like comedians, with Paul it's another thing, his talent is huge and his personality is great.
Why is Paul Reiser famous?
Reiser played roles in James Cameron's 1986 movie Aliens, in The Marrying Man (1991), and in the comedy Bye Bye, Love (1995). Reiser 's name was place on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time, ranking 77th.
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