- Was the lead singer and played guitar in Stevie Ray Vaughan's first band.
- Spent two hours in 1986 staring wordlessly at David Byrne's drawings of ideas for True Stories, then wrote a 30-page treatment for the film that night and was hired by Byrne as a writer on the project.
- Turned down the role of Al in the series Home Improvement.
- Played Principal Flutie in the unaired pilot for Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
- 2002, Tony — Actor (Featured Role--Play): Nominee
- Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, United States (BA in Drama, 1973); University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States (MA in Drama)
Season 2, Episode 20
- Birth Name: Stephen Harold Tobolowsky
- Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, United States
- Birthday: May 30, 1951, Gemini
- Profession: Actor, Writer
- User Rating:
- Your Rating: