Paul Lieberstein

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Westport, CT
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/22/1967, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; producer; writer; director
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Paul Lieberstein Fast Facts:
  • First writing job was on the Nickelodeon sitcom Clarissa Explains It All.
  • Has written scripts for King of the Hill, The Bernie Mac Show and The Drew Carey Show.
  • Had never acted before the role of The Office's HR director, Toby Flenderson, was written for him.
  • Also serves as an executive producer, writer and occasional director on the hit NBC sitcom.
  • Sister is TV executive Susanne Daniels, who is married to Greg Daniels, executive producer of The Office; Lieberstein also worked with his brother-in-law on King of the Hill.
  • Office-type jobs have included working in an accounting firm, at a law firm and as an auditor (which was his first job after college graduation and lasted only six months).
  • Paul Lieberstein Relationships:
  • Susanne Daniels - Sister
  • Stanley Lieberstein - Father
  • Warren Lieberstein - Brother
  • Janine Serafin Poreba - Wife
  • Judith Lieberstein - Mother
  • Paul Lieberstein Awards:
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2007 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • 2006 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or less) - Winner
  • 2006 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Winner
  • College:
  • Hamilton College, Clinton, NY (Economics, 1989)

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