Pablo Schreiber

  • Birth Place: British Columbia, Canada
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Named for Pablo Neruda, the Chilean poet.
  • Born on a hippie commune.
  • Went to the University of San Francisco intending to play college basketball, but failed to make the team.
  • Narrated the audio book version of American Psycho.
  • Gained more than 30 pounds for his role on FX's boxing drama Lights Out.
  • In fall 2013, was on four shows nearly concurrently in the U.S.: Orange is the New Black, Law & Order: SVU, Ironsides and Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight.


  • 2006, Tony — Actor (Featured Role--Play): Nominee
  • 2015, Emmy — Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee


  • Lorraine Reaveley — Mother
  • Timoteo Schreiber — Son
  • Tell Schreiber — Father
  • Jessica Monty — Wife (separated)
  • Dante Schreiber — Son
  • Liev Schreiber — Half Brother


  • Attended University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States; Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States (BFA in Acting, 2000)