Paul Reiser is an American actor, comedian, musician, and writer. He is known for portraying the role of Michael Taylor in the TV series ‘My Two Dads’. He has also successfully starred in ‘Red Oaks’, ‘Mad About You’, and ‘Stranger Things’. Reiser has acted in many movies like ‘Life After Beth’, ‘Funny People’, ‘The Darkness’, ‘Beverly Hills Cop’, and ‘Diner’. Here is a quick summary of Paul Reiser’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Paul Reiser Early Life
Paul Reiser is the son of Helen and Sam Reiser. He was born on March 30, 1956, in New York City.
He completed his schooling at Stuyvesant High School and has also been to East Side Hebrew Institute. Reiser attended Binghamton University for his BA degree in music.
In 1988, Paul Reiser got married to Paula Ravets. They are the parents of Exra Samuel and Leon. He is the cousin of Richard Epstein and Will Reiser.
He is known for his goofy laugh and also for his neurotic characters. Reisner has got a Brooklyn accent with a high-pitched voice. During his university, he was involved in student theater productions.
Paul Reiser Career, Awards & Achievement
Paul Reisner developed his performance as a stand-up comedian at the Hinman Production Company. In 1982, he starred in the movie ‘Diner’. In the 1980s, he starred in films like ‘Beverly Hills Cop’, ‘Odd Jobs’, ‘Cross My Heart’, and ‘Aliens’.
He was seen as Stephen Bachman in the 1990 film ‘Crazy People’. The following year, he starred in ‘The Marrying Man’. He has also acted in movies like ‘Bye Bye Love’, ‘Family Prayers’, ‘Pros & Cons’, ‘The Story of Us’, and ‘Get Bruce’.
In the 2000s, Reiser starred in ‘One Night at McCool’s’, ‘The Aristocrats’, ‘Funny People’, and ‘The Thing About My Folks’. In 2014, the actor starred in ‘Whiplash’ and ‘Life After Beth’. He then starred in ‘Concussion’.
Reisner’s other film roles include ‘War on Everyone’, ‘The Books of Love’, ‘The Darkness’, ‘The Little Hours’, and ‘Joshy’. His most recent film role was ‘I Do… Until I Don’t’ in 2017.
In television, he was seen in ‘My Two Dads’ from 1987 to 1990. From 1992 to 1999, Reisner was seen as Paul Buchman in ‘Mad About You’. He starred in ‘Red Oaks’ from 2014 to 2017 as Doug Getty.
He has guest appeared on many TV shows like ‘Remington Steele’, ‘Saturday Night Live’, ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’, and ‘Married’. He was the host of ‘The Paul Reisner Show’ in 2011.
Awards & Achievements
Paul Reiser has appeared in the list of “100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time” by Comedy Central. He has been nominated four times for the Golden Globe Awards. He has also received nominations from the Primetime Emmys, American Comedy Awards, and Screen Actors Guild Awards. In 1994, he won the Q Award at the Viewers for Quality Television Awards. He is a three-time winner of the BMI Film & TV Awards and has received a nomination from the Satellite Awards in 1999.
Net Worth of Paul Reiser
The estimated net worth of Paul Reiser is more than $50 million. This wealth has been accumulated for his career as an actor. Apart from TV shows and movies, he has voiced in ‘Trip Tank’ from 2014 to 2016. In 2017, he was seen in as Dr. Sam Owens in Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’. He also starred in television films like ‘Behind the Candelabra’, ‘Women vs. Men’, ‘My Beautiful Son’, and ‘The Tower’. He was the host of the 37th Grammy Awards in 1995.
Paul Reiser is one of the most famous actors in the world. Not just an actor, he is also an author and has written three books in his career, including ‘Couplehood’ and ‘Babyhood’. He has written the script of his own comedy series called ‘The Paul Reiser Show’. He is a very talented person who also co-created the dramedy ‘There’s… Johnny!’.