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- Actor, Writer, Director, 1970 - present
Stephen Tobolowsky is one of the leading character actors in film today. USA Today listed Stephen as the 9th most frequently seen actor in movies. He has appeared over 200 movies and television shows. He is best known for playing Ned Ryerson in “Groundhog Day”, Sammy Jankis in “Memento”, Werner Brandes in “Sneakers”, Happy Chapman in “Garfield”, and Mr. Bates in “Freaky Friday”. On television, he has played Tor Ekland on “Seinfeld”, Hugo Jarry on “Deadwood”, Bob Bishop on “Heroes”, and is currently seen as Sandy Ryerson on “Glee” and Stu Beggs on “Californication.”
He wrote and performed “Stephen Tobolowsky’s Birthday Party” and wrote “True Stories” with David Byrne and Beth Henley.
He currently performs his stories on the “The Tobolowsky Files” at Slashfilm.com and on iTunes. They are also broadcast weekly on KUOW in Seattle. His first book of stories is being published by Simon and Schuster in 2012.
He performed with Stevie Ray Vaughn when Stevie was 14 and cut the first songs Stevie every performed.
- Southern Methodist UniversityTheatre, 1969 - 1973
- University of Illinois, Champaign-UrbanaTheatre, 1974 - 1975