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David Paymer

Actor | Director | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
Drag Me to Hell (2009) | Payback (1999) | Quiz Show (1994)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations More »
BORN 
Aug 30, 1954 (age 61)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
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Past Film & Video (59 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
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  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Judge Richard Cuesta (9 episodes, 2009–2016)  Less 2009–2016 9
    • End (May 8, 2016) Judge Richard Cuesta  Less
    • Verdict (May 1, 2016) Judge Richard Cuesta  Less
    • Hail Mary (Jan 4, 2015) Judge Richard Cuesta  Less
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  • Primary photo for LuciferLucifer (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Recovery RoadRecovery Road (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Switched at BirthSwitched at Birth (TV Series) Director (6 episodes, 2011–2015)  Less 2011–2015 6
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  • Primary photo for Hart of DixieHart of Dixie (TV Series) Producer (22 episodes, 2013–2014), Director (11 episodes, 2011–2015), Supervising Producer (10 episodes, 2014–2015)  Less 2011–2015 38
    • Bluebell (Mar 27, 2015) Director, Supervising Producer  Less
    • End of Days (Mar 20, 2015) Supervising Producer  Less
    • 61 Candles (Mar 6, 2015) Supervising Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for PerceptionPerception (TV Series) Rueben Bauer (4 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014 4
    • Dirty (Aug 19, 2014) Rueben Bauer  Less
    • Brotherhood (Mar 4, 2014) Rueben Bauer  Less
    • Asylum (Aug 13, 2013) Rueben Bauer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Franklin & BashFranklin & Bash (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The FostersThe Fosters (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Vigil (Jul 29, 2013) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for MistressesMistresses (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The MentalistThe Mentalist (TV Series) James Panzer (1 episode, 2011), Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2011–2013 2
  • Primary photo for The Carrie DiariesThe Carrie Diaries (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for BunheadsBunheads (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2012–2013)  Less 2012–2013 2
  • Primary photo for Make It or Break ItMake It or Break It (TV Series) Director (7 episodes, 2009–2012)  Less 2009–2012 7
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  • Primary photo for 9021090210 (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for No Ordinary FamilyNo Ordinary Family (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for HellcatsHellcats (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Dr. Stephen Elroy (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Ace (May 5, 2010) Dr. Stephen Elroy  Less
  • Primary photo for MediumMedium (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2006–2010)  Less 2006–2010 2
  • Primary photo for Life UnexpectedLife Unexpected (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Men of a Certain AgeMen of a Certain Age (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Melrose PlaceMelrose Place (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
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  • Primary photo for PrivilegedPrivileged (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2008–2009)  Less 2008–2009 4
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  • Primary photo for Brothers & SistersBrothers & Sisters (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2007–2009), Donald Dudley (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007–2009 4
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  • Primary photo for The UnitThe Unit (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Clark Clark (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for October RoadOctober Road (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2007–2008), Dr. Doug Levy (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2007–2008 4
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  • Primary photo for Side Order of LifeSide Order of Life (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for HeartlandHeartland (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Gilmore GirlsGilmore Girls (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for What About BrianWhat About Brian (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost WhispererGhost Whisperer (TV Series) Adam Godfrey / Ghost (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Sammy Kane (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for WindfallWindfall (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Pepper DennisPepper Dennis (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for One Tree HillOne Tree Hill (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2004–2006)  Less 2004–2006 2
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for EverwoodEverwood (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2004–2005)  Less 2004–2005 4
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  • Primary photo for Line of FireLine of Fire (TV Series) Jonah Malloy (13 episodes, 2003–2005)  Less 2003–2005 13
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  • Primary photo for Into the WestInto the West (TV Mini-series) Daniel Royer (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Jack & BobbyJack & Bobby (TV Series) Adam Chasen (2 episodes, 2004), Director (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2004–2005 3
  • Primary photo for Warm SpringsWarm Springs (TV Movie) Louis Howe  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for School of LifeSchool of Life (TV Movie) Matt Warner  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for InconceivableInconceivable (TV Series) Director (1 episode)  Less 2005–  1
  • Primary photo for Century CityCentury City (TV Series) Miller Sisto (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Pilot (Mar 16, 2004) Miller Sisto  Less
  • Primary photo for Static ShockStatic Shock (TV Series) Mason Andrews (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Hoop Squad (Feb 28, 2004) Mason Andrews (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Capital CityCapital City (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Without a TraceWithout a Trace (TV Series) Mr. Freedman (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
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  • Primary photo for Night VisionsNight Visions (TV Series) Jim Osgoode (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
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  • Primary photo for The Wild Thornberrys: The Origin of DonnieThe Wild Thornberrys: The Origin of Donnie (TV Movie) Male Rhinoceros Hornbill (voice)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval StoryFor Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story (TV Movie) Embassy interviewer  Less 2000
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  • Primary photo for Rocket PowerRocket Power (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for From Where I SitFrom Where I Sit (TV Movie) Bob  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Dash and LillyDash and Lilly (TV Movie) Arthur Kober, Lillian's Husband  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Wild ThornberrysThe Wild Thornberrys (TV Series) Finch / Iguana (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
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  • Primary photo for Godzilla: The SeriesGodzilla: The Series (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for The New Batman AdventuresThe New Batman Adventures (TV Series) Frank (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Norman Litkey (6 episodes, 1992–1998)  Less 1992–1998 6
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    • The Roast (Feb 19, 1997) Norman Litkey  Less
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  • Primary photo for Crime of the CenturyCrime of the Century (TV Movie) David Wilentz  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Cagney & Lacey: Together AgainCagney & Lacey: Together Again (TV Movie) Deputy D.A. Feldberg  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Aaahh!!! Real MonstersAaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series) Murray (2 episodes, 1994–1995)  Less 1994–1995 2
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  • Primary photo for Cagney & Lacey: The ReturnCagney & Lacey: The Return (TV Movie) Deputy Dist. Atty. Feldberg  Less 1994
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  • Primary photo for Tales from the CryptTales from the Crypt (TV Series) Andy Conway (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The CommishThe Commish (TV Series) Arnie Metzger / Arnie (10 episodes, 1991–1992)  Less 1991–1992 10
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  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Joey Paul (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Lenny Marcus (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for HoopermanHooperman (TV Series) Leonard (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for DuetDuet (TV Series) Andy (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Who's the Boss?Who's the Boss? (TV Series) Jack (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
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  • Primary photo for Simon & SimonSimon & Simon (TV Series) Brian Sadler (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Cagney & LaceyCagney & Lacey (TV Series) Todd Feldberg / Vinnie (11 episodes, 1982–1988)  Less 1982–1988 11
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  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Mr. Bickle (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for A Year in the LifeA Year in the Life (TV Series) Defense Attorney (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for It's Garry Shandling's Show.It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) Richard Kimble (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Private EyePrivate Eye (TV Series) Archie Hammond (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for My Sister SamMy Sister Sam (TV Series) Bob (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for DowntownDowntown (TV Series) Capt. David Kiner (14 episodes, 1986–1987)  Less 1986–1987 14
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  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Mike Ferris (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Rags to RichesRags to Riches (TV Series) Arnie (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for The Paper ChaseThe Paper Chase (TV Series) Myslesky (6 episodes, 1984–1986)  Less 1984–1986 6
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  • Primary photo for CheersCheers (TV Series) Phil Schumacher / Reporter (3 episodes, 1985–1986)  Less 1985–1986 3
  • Primary photo for MoonlightingMoonlighting (TV Series) Camille's PR (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • Camille (May 13, 1986) Camille's PR  Less
  • Primary photo for PleasuresPleasures (TV Movie) Stanley  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Diff'rent StrokesDiff'rent Strokes (TV Series) Mr. Wallace (2 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 2
  • Primary photo for Love, MaryLove, Mary (TV Movie) David Lewis  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Hardcastle and McCormickHardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) Patrick Burke (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Scarecrow and Mrs. KingScarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series) Dr. Fronan (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Family TiesFamily Ties (TV Series) Larry Harris (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for Her Life as a ManHer Life as a Man (TV Movie) Ted  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Hill Street BluesHill Street Blues (TV Series) Attorney Michael Shapiro (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) David (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Grace KellyGrace Kelly (TV Movie) Jay Kanter  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Powers of Matthew StarThe Powers of Matthew Star (TV Series) Dr. Benson (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for GloriaGloria (TV Series) Robber (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Greatest American HeroThe Greatest American Hero (TV Series) The Gatekeeper (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for TaxiTaxi (TV Series) Ned (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for FameFame (TV Series) The Salesman (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Open All NightOpen All Night (TV Series) Punker (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Hart to HartHart to Hart (TV Series) Orderly (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for This House PossessedThis House Possessed (TV Movie) Pasternak  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for House CallsHouse Calls (TV Series) Johnny Vance (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Dwayne (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Lou GrantLou Grant (TV Series) Roy (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Barney MillerBarney Miller (TV Series) Felix Morrissey (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Guns (Jan 31, 1980) Felix Morrissey  Less
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Ralph (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
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