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Mandy Patinkin

Mandy Patinkin won an Emmy Award for his portrayal of Dr. Jeffrey Geiger in the series Chicago Hope on CBS. His other television credits include the series Dead Like Me, Law & Order, Boston Public and Touched by an Angel; and the movies Everything That Rises, Strange Justice, The Hunchback and Broken Glass.

His feature film credits include The Choking Man, Pinero, The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland, Lulu on the Bridge, Men with Guns, Squanto: Indian Warrior, The Music of Chance, Impromptu, The Doctor, True Colors, Dick Tracy, The House on Carroll Street, Alien Nation, The Princess Bride, Maxie, Yentl, Daniel and Ragtime.

Patinkin won a Tony Award for his portrayal of Che in the Broadway production of Evita. He was also nominated for Tony Awards for the title role of Sunday in the Park with George and for The Wild Party. His other theater credits include The Secret Garden, Falsettos, The Knife, 'Leave It to Beaver' is Dead, The Shadow Box, Enemy of the People at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in 2003 and Henry IV and The Winter's Tale at the Public Theatre.

As a singer, he has recorded several albums and tours extensively throughout the world. Born in Chicago, Patinkin lives in New York. His birth date is November 30.

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Mandy Patinkin Facts

Birth NameMandel Patinkin
OccupationActor, Musician
BirthdayNovember 30, 1952 (71)
BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA
Height6' 1" (1m85)  How tall is Mandy Patinkin compared to you?

Selected Filmography

The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland
The Princess Bride
The Spymasters
Castle in the Sky
The Wind Rises
Homeland: Season 2
Everyone's Hero
Nickelodeon Favorites: Rootin' Tootin' Wild West!
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