Mandy Patinkin

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Mandel Bruce Patinkin
  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/30/1952, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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Mandy Patinkin Fast Facts:
  • His mother, Doris, is a cookbook author.
  • Began singing in public at his synagogue in Chicago at the age of 9.
  • Met wife Kathryn in 1978 when they were cast in the off-Broadway drama Split.
  • Made his 1980 Broadway debut in a Tony-winning performance as Che in Evita.
  • Underwent corneal transplants in both eyes to avert blindness.
  • Recorded the CD Kidults in 2001 to appeal to the child in each adult.
  • Collects Lionel trains.
  • Left the hit series Criminal Minds after two seasons citing creative differences due to his dissatisfaction with violence on television.
  • Reunited almost 30 years later with his friend and Evita costar for a series of concerts titled An Evening With Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin.
  • Mandy Patinkin Relationships:
  • Kathryn Grody - Wife
  • Marsha Patinkin - Sister
  • Isaac Patinkin - Son
  • Laura Patinkin - Cousin
  • Doris Patinkin Rubin - Mother
  • Lester Patinkin - Father
  • Gideon Patinkin - Son
  • Mandy Patinkin Awards:
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1980 Tony: Actor (Featured Role--Musical) - Winner
  • 1984 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1984 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1995 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (1970-72); attended The Juilliard School, New York, NY

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