Mandy Patinkin

Mandel Bruce "Mandy" Patinkin (/pəˈtɪŋkɨn/; born November 30, 1952) is an American actor, tenor singer, voice artist, and comedian.

Patinkin is well known for his portrayal of Inigo Montoya in the 1987 movie The Princess Bride. His other film credits include Alien Nation (1988), Yentl (1983), Dick Tracy (1990), and Wish I Was Here (2014). He has appeared in major roles in television series such as Chicago Hope, Dead Like Me, and Criminal Minds, and plays Saul Berenson in the Showtime series Homeland. Patinkin is also known for his portrayal of Huxley in The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999).

He is a noted interpreter of the musical works of Stephen Sondheim and is known for his work in musical theater, originating iconic roles such as Georges Seurat in Sunday in the Park with George and Ché in the original Broadway production of Evita.

Known For


Cast Credits

Nina's World (2015)
Starring as Mr. Lambert
Homeland (2011)
Starring as Saul Berenson (55 episodes)
Criminal Minds (2005)
Starring as Jason Gideon (47 episodes)
The Colbert Report (2005)
Guest starring as Mandy Patinkin (2 episodes)
  • Episode 2014-12-18: Grimmy (Dec 18, 2014)
  • Episode 2013-10-03: David Finkel (Oct 3, 2013)
Dead Like Me (2003)
Starring as Rube Sofer (29 episodes)
48 Hours (1998)
Guest starring as Narrator
Chicago Hope (1994)
Starring as Dr. Jeffrey Geiger
The Late Show with David Letterman (1993)
Guest starring as Mandy Patinkin (5 episodes)
The Simpsons (1989)
Guest starring as Hugh Parkfield