Paul Provenza

Paul Provenza

Highest Rated: 94% The Bitter Buddha (2012)

Lowest Rated: 10% Strictly Business (1991)

Birthday: Jul 31, 1957

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

An accomplished film actor, Paul Provenza brought laughter to countless audiences while playing various roles over the course of his Hollywood career. In 2001, he co-starred with Susan Blakely in the premiere of the play "Diva" at La Jolla Playhouse. He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Blue Jeans" (1979-1980), "The Fact" (CBS, 1982-83) and "Back Together" (CBS, 1983-84). He also acted in various film roles at the time, appearing in "Odd Jobs" (1987) with Paul Reiser and "Survival Quest" (1989). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "London Underground" (Comedy Central, 1990-93). He also appeared in the Tommy Davidson comedy "Strictly Business" (1991). during these yearsHe also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Paul Provenza: The Incredible Man-Boy" (Showtime, 1990-91) and "Free to Laugh: A Comedy and Music Special For Amnesty International" (Lifetime, 1991-92). Provenza was nominated for an Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Screen Actors Guild Award for "Northern Exposure" in 1995. Provenza focused on film in more recent years, appearing in "Nothing Sacred" (1997), the Julie Brown comedy "Plump Fiction" (1998) and the comedy "Ted" (1999) with Daniel Passer. He also appeared in "The Hungry Bachelors Club" (1999) and "Fixing Frank" (2005) with Dan Butler. Provenza most recently appeared in "Back From Hell: A Tribute to Sam Kinison" (Comedy Central, 2010-11).

Highest rated movies

The Bitter Buddha
Strictly Business




No Score Yet No Score Yet For the Love of George Donnie (Character) - 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Batman & Jesus Self - 2017
82% 30% Dying Laughing Self - 2016
94% 72% The Bitter Buddha Unknown (Character) - 2012
79% 61% The Aristocrats Director,
Executive Producer,
Film Editor
$6.4M 2005
No Score Yet 56% Fixing Frank Dr. Baldwin (Character) - 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Hungry Bachelors Club Stanley Diggers (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ted Brother (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Chow Bella Anthony (Character) - 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Nothing Sacred Darin (Character) - 1997
10% 57% Strictly Business Larry (Character) $7.4M 1991
No Score Yet 45% Survival Quest Joey (Character) $29.5K 1989
No Score Yet 27% Odd Jobs Byron (Character) - 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet Under the Influence Helen Talbot (Character) - 1986


No Score Yet No Score Yet Gotham Comedy Live Unknown (Character) 2014
100% No Score Yet The Green Room With Paul Provenza Host 2010-2011
62% No Score Yet Beggars and Choosers Unknown (Character) 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet 413 Hope St. Unknown (Guest Star) 1997
No Score Yet 70% Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Unknown (Guest Star) 1996
No Score Yet 66% Northern Exposure Unknown (Character) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Empty Nest Patrick Arcola (Character) 1992-1994
No Score Yet 0% Charles in Charge Unknown (Guest Star) 1989
71% 91% Miami Vice Unknown (Guest Star) 1989
No Score Yet 100% The Facts of Life Casey Clark (Guest Star) 1987-1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Pursuit of Happiness Asst. Prof. David Hanley (Character) 1987-1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Johnny Carson Guest 1983