Josh Pais



Place of birth:

New York City - New York - USA:


Josh Pais (born June 21, 1964) is an American actor of film and television. He has appeared in many Hollywood films, including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (in which he both was in the costume and was the voice) as Raphael, Music of the Heart, Scream 3, It Runs in the Family, Little Manhattan and Find Me Guilty. He played Assistant M.E. Borak in 15 episodes of the series Law & Order, between 1990 and 2002. He also played the Spanish teacher in the film Assassination of a High School President. Pais is the son of Lila Lee (née Atwill) and Abraham Pais, a Dutch-American Jewish physicist, professor and writer. Pais married actress Lisa Emery on August 27, 1990; the two have a son, actor Zane Pais. Description above from the Wikipedia article Josh Pais, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

Motherless Brooklyn (2019)
as William Lieberman
Joker (2019)
as Hoyt Vaughn
The Land of Steady Habits (2018)
as Larry Eastwood
Crown Heights (2017)
as District Attorney Maffeo
Going in Style (2017)
as Chuck Lofton
My Bakery in Brooklyn (2016)
as Alexander Johnson
The Family Fang (2016)
as Freeman
I Saw the Light (2016)
as Dore Schary
5 Flights Up (2014)
as Jackson
That Awkward Moment (2014)
as Fred
Syrup (2013)
as Davidson
Touchy Feely (2013)
as Paul
The Normals (2012)
Price Check (2012)
as Doug Cain
Arbitrage (2012)
as John Aimes
Please Give (2010)
as Adam
Gentlemen Broncos (2009)
as Todd Keefe
Leaves of Grass (2009)
as Ken Feinman
Adventureland (2009)
as Mr. Lewin
Reunion (2009)
as Saul
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
as Ophthalmologist
Teeth (2008)
as Dr. Godfrey
Lifelines (2008)
as Ira Bernstein
Neal Cassady (2007)
as Calbert Holt
Watching the Detectives (2007)
as Andy
Year of the Dog (2007)
as Robin
Little Manhattan (2005)
as Ronny
It Runs in the Family (2003)
as Barney
The Station Agent (2003)
as Carl
Porn 'n Chicken (2002)
as Prof. Hoffman
Phone Booth (2002)
as Mario
A Beautiful Mind (2001)
as Princeton Professor
Scream 3 (2000)
as Wallace
Music of the Heart (1999)
as Dennis Rausch
Rounders (1998)
as Weitz
Safe Men (1998)
as Mitchell
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
as Raphael (voice) / Passenger In Cab
Jacknife (1989)
as Rick
Two Against Nature ()
as Lewis

Production Credits

7th Street (2003)