June 21, 1958 |
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Lisa Emery (1990-?; 2 sons), Marie ForLeo (current)|
Life and career
He has appeared in many Hollywood films, including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (in which he was both in the costume and was the voice) as Raphael, Music of the Heart, Scream 3, It Runs in the Family, Phone Booth, 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 was born in New York City, New York, and is the son of Lila Lee (née Atwill) and Dutch-born physicist, professor, and writer Abraham Pais. His father was from a Jewish family and his mother converted to Judaism.
- Synecdoche, New York (2008)
- Adventureland (2009)
- That Awkward Moment (2014)
- Ruth & Alex (2014)
- The Family Fang (2015)
- Josh Pais - Yahoo! Movies
- Josh Pais Biography (1958-)
- NEIGHBORHOOD REPORT: CITYPEOPLE; For Seventh Street, a Love Letter on Film - New York Times
- September 4, 2013, 5:00am (2013-09-04). "How Josh Pais Learned To Be Invisible – The Arty Semite – Forward.com". Blogs.forward.com. Retrieved 2014-05-23.