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Paul Ben-victor

5', 8" Salt and pepper hair Brown eyes

Paul Ben-Victor has built a career on the small and big screen appearing in over 60 films and TV series. A director's favorite, Paul has worked with some of the biggest names in film including Tony Scott, Steven Zallian, and Clint Eastwood. Paul Can be seen next opposite Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro and Harvey Keitel in Martin Scorsese's upcoming feature "The Irishman". This marks Paul's second time working with the Academy-Award winning director since having starred in the critically-acclaimed series "Vinyl" for HBO.

Other recent film credits include "Get Hard" with Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell, "Grudge Match" with Robert DeNiro, and most recently "Monster" with Jeffrey Wright and Jennifer Hudson as well as "Crooked Somebody" alongside Ed Harris.

In television, Paul has played a number of standout roles in some of the most highly-acclaimed series, including appearing opposite Matthew McConaughey in HBO's Emmy-award winning and Golden Globe-nominated series "True Detective" as well as series regular turn in HBO's "The Wire", called "the greatest series of all-time" by Entertainment Weekly and Rolling Stone magazines. Other TV credits include "Entourage" (HBO); "John From Cincinnati" (HBO); "NYPD Blue" (ABC).

Paul is featured in NBC's upcoming series "The Village" created by Sons of Anarchy's, Mike Daniels.

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Role

Category

Production

Release

Allagash
John Barr
Ben Feature Film
Thriller
Allagash 2020
The Banker
George Nolfi
Donald Silverthorne Feature Film
Drama
Romulus Entertainment 2019
8-Ball
Aku Louhimies
2 wins & 9 nominations.
Vincent Di Franco Feature Film
Crime / Drama
Blind Spot Pictures Oy
EUR1,300,000
2019
The Village tt7866098 Angelo Napolitano Television
Drama
6107 Productions 2019
The Irishman
Martin Scorsese
Pending Feature Film
Biography / Crime / Drama / History / Thriller
Fábrica de Cine
$125,000,000
2019
The Trouble
William McNamara
Pending Feature Film
Comedy
Troubled Productions 2018
The Neighborhood Matty Cigars Television
Drama
2019
Feast of the Seven Fishes
Robert Tinnell
Johnny Feature Film
Comedy
Allegheny Image Factory
$1,000,000
2018
The Amityville Murders
Daniel Farrands
Ronnie DeFeo Feature Film
Horror
Skyline Entertainment 2018
Goliath
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 nominations.
Cleft Chin Television
Drama
Amazon Studios 2018
Santa Clarita Diet Mark Television
Comedy / Horror
Garfield Grove Productions 2018
The Resident Edmund Carver Television
Drama
Fuqua Films 2018
Monster
Anthony Mandler
Anthony Petrocelli Feature Film
Drama
Tonik Productions 2018
Camera Store
Scott Marshall Smith
Mr. Bibideaux Feature Film
Drama
Provocator 2017
Lethal Weapon Frank Truno Television
Action / Crime / Drama / Thriller
Good Session 2017
The Super
Stephan Rick
Mr. Johnson Feature Film
Horror / Thriller
Fortress Features
$2,300,000
2017
Preacher Viktor Television
Adventure / Drama / Fantasy / Mystery
Short Drive Entertainment 2017
A Crooked Somebody
Trevor White
Detective Zimmer Feature Film
Drama / Thriller
Star Thrower Entertainment 2017
His Lover
John Barr
Scotty Davidson Jr. Feature Film
Short / Drama
Nineteen-Twenty 2017
The Mick
Aunt Mickey. Inappropriate and in charge.
Jerry Berlin Television
Comedy
3 Arts Entertainment
$11,500,000
2017
Blowtorch
Kevin Breslin
Blackie Feature Film
Crime / Drama / Thriller
Breslin Media
$4,000,000
2016
Chicago Med
1 win & 2 nominations.
Mr. McGregor Television Wolf Films 2016
Goliath
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 nominations.
Cleft Chin Feature Film
Drama
Amazon Studios 2016
Kingdom Bob Television
Drama
Endemol USA 2016
Vinyl
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 nominations.
Maury Gold Television
Drama / Music
Sikelia Productions
$100,000,000
2016
Love Is All You Need?
Kim Rocco Shields
7 wins & 4 nominations.
Principal Henry Birdsell Feature Film
Drama
Genius Produced 2016
Allegiance Special Agent Faber Television
Drama / Thriller
Nolfi Productions 2015
Any Day
Rustam Branaman
William Feature Film
Drama / Romance / Thriller
Jaguar Entertainment 2015
Get Hard
Etan Cohen
Gayle Feature Film
Comedy / Crime
Gary Sanchez Productions
$40,000,000
2015
Castle
Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 19 wins & 21 nominations.
Dino Scarpella Television
Comedy / Crime / Drama / Mystery / Romance
Beacon Pictures 2014
Friends and Romans
Christopher Kublan
3 wins & 2 nominations.
Dennis Socio Feature Film
Comedy
Michael Mailer Films 2014
Matador Gene Balasco Television
Action / Crime / Sci-Fi / Thriller
El Rey Network 2014
By the Gun
James Mottern
Vincent Tortano Feature Film
Crime / Drama / Thriller
Mirabelle Pictures Productions 2014
True Detective
Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 30 wins & 56 nominations.
Major Leroy Salter Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
2014
Mob City Jack Dragna Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
TNT Originals 2013
Grudge Match
Peter Segal
1 win & 1 nomination.
De Niro -vs- Stallone
Lou Camare Feature Film
Comedy / Drama / Sport
2013
Hawaii Five-0
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 18 wins & 20 nominations.
Agent Devin Campbell Television
Action / Crime / Drama
K/O Paper Products 2013
Person of Interest
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 20 nominations.
Detective Cameron Television
Action / Crime / Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Kilter Films 2013
Once Upon a Time in Queens
David Rodriguez
Vinnie Nero Feature Film
Comedy / Drama
Cine Relevante
$1,500,000
2013
Vegas
2 nominations.
Barry Silver Television
Action / Crime / Drama / Mystery
Happy Valley Films (II)
2013
Black Marigolds
Lance Malbon
Doctor Taylor Feature Film
Drama / Romance
Indie Rights 2013
Empire State
Dito Montiel
His dream was became a cop, until he became a criminal.
Tommy Feature Film
Crime / Thriller
Grindstone Entertainment Group
$11,000,000
2013
Don Jon
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
2 wins & 27 nominations.
Priest Feature Film
Comedy / Drama / Romance
Voltage Pictures
$3,000,000
2013
Are We There Yet?
3 wins & 8 nominations.
Mr. Parker Television
Comedy
Revolution Studios 2012
Desperate Endeavors
Salim Khassa
Bill Loney Feature Film
Comedy / Drama
Look Before You Leap Films 2012
Mighty Fine
Debbie Goodstein
Bobby Feature Film
Comedy / Drama
Adopt Films 2012
In Plain Sight
5 nominations.
Stan McQueen Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Pirates' Cove Entertainment 2008
Should've Been Romeo
Marc Bennett
Joey Feature Film
Comedy / Drama
Phillybrook Films
$5,000,000
2012
FDR: American Badass!
Garrett Brawith
Mussolini Feature Film
Action / Comedy
A Common Thread 2012
The Carrier
Scott Schaeffer
2 wins.
Vlade Feature Film
Short / Drama
Story Arc Entertainment 2011
Poolboy: Drowning Out the Fury
Garrett Brawith
Kip Tippington Feature Film
Comedy
A Common Thread 2011
Childrens Hospital
Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 12 nominations.
Spiros Television
Comedy
Abominable Pictures 2011
Video Girl
Ty Hodges
Jermaine Stanford (as Paul Ben Victor) Feature Film
Drama
Dan Garcia Productions
$5,000,000
2011
CSI: NY
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 11 wins & 19 nominations.
Carmen Enzo Television
Action / Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Alliance Atlantis Communications 2011
The Blue Wall
David Rodriguez
Charlie Sullivan Feature Film
Short / Drama
Cine Relevante
$42,000
2010
Venus & Vegas
Demian Lichtenstein
Carlo Feature Film
Action / Comedy / Crime
PasoFino Entertainment
$5,000,000
2010
A Reuben by Any Other Name
Jeremy Dylan Lanni
Max Feature Film
Short / Comedy
Noble Savage Productions
$15,000
2010
The Mentalist
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 15 nominations.
Noah Landau Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Primrose Hill Productions 2010
Clear Lake, WI
Brian Ide
9 wins.
Sheriff Joe Dietzer Feature Film
Thriller
Meriwether Productions 2009
This Monday
Tim DeKay
Tony Feature Film
Short / Drama
This Monday Productions 2009
Everybody Hates Chris
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 50 nominations.
Mr. Thurman / Thurman / Coach Thurman Television
Comedy
Chris Rock Entertainment
$2,000,000
2008
American Bully
David Rodriguez
3 wins.
Principal Wheeler Feature Film
Crime / Drama / Thriller
K2 Pictures (II)
$1,000,000
2009
Entourage
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 13 wins & 105 nominations.
Alan Gray Television
Comedy / Drama
Home Box Office (HBO) 2005
Coma
P.R. Brown
Paul Short Film
Short / Action
2008
Ten: Thirty One
Gabe Fazio / Lev Gorn
2 wins & 1 nomination.
Gerry Feature Film
Short / Drama
Alternate Reality 2008
Player 5150
David Michael O'Neill
Jimmy Feature Film
Action / Drama
Azurelite Pictures
$1,500,000
2008
Joe Mover The Boss Feature Film 2008
The Wire Spiros 'Vondas' Vondopoulos Television
Crime / Drama / Thriller
Blown Deadline Productions 2003
Naked Under Heaven
William Bilowit
Ben Feature Film
Drama
Tareco Pictures 2007
Randy and the Mob
Ray McKinnon
3 wins.
Franco Feature Film
Comedy / Crime
2007
On the Doll Jimmy Sours Feature Film 2007
Shark Ricky Rago Television 2007
John from Cincinnati Palaka Television 2007
Drive The Truck Driver Television 2007
Close to Home Paul Bosco Television 2006
My Name Is Earl Coach Lou Television 2006
Push Toni Feature Film 2006
The Shield Detective Paul Reyes Television 2006
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Another 65 wins & 120 nominations.
Joey Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Alliance Atlantis Communications 2006
Untitled Oakley & Weinstein Project Television 2005
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 20 wins & 126 nominations.
Ticket Scalper Television
Comedy
Production Partners 2005
Monk Al Nicoletto Television 2005
Alias
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 31 wins & 143 nominations.
Carter Television
Action / Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Touchstone Television 2005
Strong Medicine Frank Television 2004
Woman at the Beach Pablo Feature Film 2004
Las Vegas Michael Television 2003
Daredevil Jose Quesada Feature Film 2003
Fastlane Marty Television 2003
Niche Spike Feature Film 2002
Crossing Jordan Theo, Superintendant Television 2002
The Invisible Man Robert Albert Hobbes Television 2000
Choosing Matthias Chase Feature Film 2001
The Cure for Boredom Rudy (as Paul Ben Victor) Feature Film 2001
Very Mean Men Jimmy D. Feature Film 2000
The Three Stooges Moe Howard Television 2000
Gun Shy Howard Feature Film 2000
The David Cassidy Story Wes Farrell Television 2000
Drowning Mona
Nick Gomez
Carlucci Feature Film
Comedy / Crime / Mystery
Code Entertainment
$6,000,000
2000
Kiss Toledo Goodbye Vince Feature Film 1999
Crazy in Alabama
Antonio Banderas
5 wins & 6 nominations.
Mackie Feature Film
Comedy / Crime / Drama
Columbia Pictures Corporation
$15,000,000
1999
Rude Awakening Carl Television 1998
L.A. Doctors Television 1999
Early Edition Elliott Rosenfield Television 1999
The Corruptor
James Foley
Schabacker Feature Film
Action / Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
New Line Cinema
$25,000,000
1999
A Civil Action
Steven Zaillian
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations.
Bobby Pasqueriella Feature Film
Drama
Touchstone Pictures
$75,000,000
1998
Heist
Scott Mann
Abbie Feature Film
Action / Crime / Thriller
Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films (EFO Films)
$9,000,000
1998
Point Blank Howard Feature Film 1998
Brooklyn South Steve Richards Television 1998
Tempting Fate Police officer Television 1998
Standoff Hank McGill Feature Film 1998
The Practice
Won 3 Golden Globes. Another 54 wins & 113 nominations.
Bernard 'Benny' Small Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Romance / Thriller
David E. Kelley Productions 1997
NYPD Blue
Won 4 Golden Globes. Another 82 wins & 201 nominations.
Steve Richards Television
Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller
Steven Bochco Productions 1994
Firestorm Duran Feature Film 1997
The Sixth Man Bernie Feature Film 1997
Metro Clarence Teal Feature Film 1997
Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Heatwave Det. Meyer (as Paul Ben Victor) Television 1997
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Carney / Man on Stilts Television 1996
Maximum Risk Agent Pellman Feature Film 1996
The Fifteen Minute Hamlet Francisco / Ghost / Gravedigger / ... Feature Film 1995
Bushwhacked Dana's father (uncredited) Feature Film 1995
Terrified Sol Lipsteiger Feature Film 1995
Houseguest
Randall Miller
Pauly Gasperini Feature Film
Comedy
Hollywood Pictures
$10,500,000
1995
Red Scorpion 2
Michael Kennedy
Vince D'Angelo Feature Film
Action / Drama
Abramoff Production 1994
Web of Deception Detective Fracinetti Television 1994
The X-Files
Won 5 Golden Globes. Another 91 wins & 212 nominations.
Dr. Aaron Monte Television
Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Ten Thirteen Productions
$1,500,000
1994
The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. Joey Tataglia Television 1994
L.A. Law Bowles' Atty. Peters / Sgt. Costellano Television 1986
State of Emergency Trevor Jacobs Television 1994
Tombstone
George P. Cosmatos / Kevin Jarre
2 nominations.
Florentino Feature Film
Action / Biography / Drama / History / Romance / Western
Hollywood Pictures
$25,000,000
1993
Dream Lover Clown Feature Film 1993
The Last Outlaw Posseman Grubb Television 1993
True Romance
Tony Scott
1 win & 10 nominations.
Luca Feature Film
Crime / Drama / Romance / Thriller
Morgan Creek Entertainment
$13,000,000
1993
Extreme Justice
Mark L. Lester
Councilman Joe Taylor Feature Film
Action / Crime / Drama / Thriller
American Cinema Productions
$8,000,000
1993
Trouble Bound Zand Feature Film 1993
Sibs Lance Television 1992
Soulmates Driver Feature Film 1992
Eyes of the Beholder Dr. Medaris Feature Film 1992
Cool World Valet (as Paul Benvictor) Feature Film 1992
Jumpin' Joe Patsy Lazerri Television 1992
Sunset Heat New Yorker Feature Film 1992
The Commish Benny Gorzo Television
Comedy / Crime / Drama / Mystery
ABC Productions 1992
Alone Al Feature Film 1991
The Trials of Rosie O'Neill Vinnie Television 1991
Body Parts
Eric Red
2 wins & 6 nominations.
Ray Kolberg Feature Film
Horror / Thriller
Paramount Pictures
$10,000,000
1991
The 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage Charlie Dilwig Television 1991
Father Dowling Mysteries Security Guard Television 1991
The New Adam-12 Gregory Smith Television 1990
The Rookie Little Felix Feature Film 1990
Doogie Howser, M.D. Karl Television 1990
Hunter Loan shark Television 1990
After the Shock Dr. Steven Brattesani Television 1990
Dragnet Jack Middleton Television 1990
1st & Ten: The Championship Rocko Television 1990
Streets Officer #2 Feature Film 1990
Wired Tom Perino Feature Film 1989
Freddy's Nightmares Paul Television 1988
China Beach Lazaro Television 1988
Assault of the Killer Bimbos Customer Feature Film 1988
Pass the Ammo Eddie Depaul Feature Film 1988
Ohara Billy Television 1988
Cagney & Lacey Television 1987
Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife Show Television 1987
Should've Been Romeo Hide Feature Film 2012
Should've Been Romeo Feature Film 2012
She Kills He Hide Feature Film 2005
Darnell Dawkins: Mouth Guitar Legend Hide Feature Film 2010

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