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Tobin Bell

Highest Rated:   100% Manson Family Vacation (2015)
Lowest Rated:   0% Loose Cannons (1990)
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Birthplace:   New York City, New York
Though he can be spotted in a variety of made-for-TV movies, sitcoms, and prime-time dramas (Seinfeld, NYPD Blue, The X-Files, and The Sopranos are among his many television credits), New York native Tobin Bell is known best for his role as Jigsaw, a serial killer with a penchant for torturing his victims -- physically and psychologically -- in the gruesome Saw film series. The performance was good enough to secure a nomination for "Best Villain" two years in a row at the MTV Movie Awards, and won Bell the coveted "Best Butcher" award at the Fuse/Fangoria Chainsaw Awards. In addition to his roles as fictional villains, the actor played the real-life bad guy, Unabomber John Kaczynski, in the made-for-TV movie Unabomber: The True Story (1996).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
34% Jigsaw
  • Jigsaw/John Kramer
$36.5M 2017
No Score Yet The Sandman
  • Valentine
2017
64% Rainbow Time
  • Peter
2016
8% Phantom Halo
  • Smashmouth
2015
100% Manson Family Vacation
  • Blackbird
2015
No Score Yet Finders Keepers
  • Dr. Freeman
2014
9% Dark House
  • Producer
  • Seth
2014
9% Saw 3D
  • Jigsaw/John
$45.7M 2010
39% Saw VI
  • Jigsaw/John
$27.7M 2009
No Score Yet Starz Inside: Unforgettably Evil
  • Actor
2009
13% Saw V
  • Jigsaw/John
$56.8M 2008
17% Saw IV
  • Jigsaw/John
$63.3M 2007
No Score Yet Boogeyman 2
  • Dr. Mitchell Allen
2007
No Score Yet The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It
  • The Stranger
2007
No Score Yet Decoys 2: Alien Seduction (Decoys: The Second Seduction)
  • Professor Erwin Buckton
2007
No Score Yet Buried Alive
  • Lester
2007
28% Saw III
  • John Cramer/Jigsaw
$80.2M 2006
37% Saw II
  • Jigsaw
$87.1M 2005
49% Saw
  • John/Jigsaw
$55.1M 2004
No Score Yet Serial Killer
  • William Lucian Morrano
2004
No Score Yet Power Play
  • Clemens
2003
No Score Yet Cheyenne
  • Sheriff Toynbee
2002
No Score Yet Black Mask 2: City of Masks
  • Actor
2001
48% The Road to El Dorado
  • Zaragoza
2000
50% Brown's Requiem
  • Stan The Man
2000
No Score Yet The 4th Floor
  • The Locksmith
1999
No Score Yet Best of the Best: Without Warning (Best of the Best 4)
  • Lukasz Slava
1998
43% Overnight Delivery
  • John Dwayne Beezly
1998
No Score Yet The Babysitter's Seduction
  • Det. Frank O'Keefe
1995
56% The Quick and the Dead
  • Dog Kelly
1995
No Score Yet Serial Killer
  • Actor
1995
No Score Yet Robin Cook's 'Mortal Fear'
  • Dr. Alvin Hayes
1994
No Score Yet Deep Red
  • Warren Rickman
1994
No Score Yet New Eden
  • Ares
1994
57% Malice
  • Earl Leemus
1993
95% In the Line of Fire
  • Mendoza
1993
75% The Firm
  • The Nordic Man
1993
20% Boiling Point
  • Roth
1993
No Score Yet Dead Man's Revenge
  • Bullock
1993
No Score Yet Sex, Love and Cold Hard Cash
  • Mansfield
1992
40% Ruby
  • David Ferrie
1992
No Score Yet Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? Bambi Bembenek
  • Dan Cushman
1992
No Score Yet Love, Lies and Murder
  • Al Stutz
1991
95% GoodFellas
  • Parole Officer
1990
0% Loose Cannons
  • Gerber
1990
No Score Yet False Identity
  • Marshall Erickkson
1990
No Score Yet Perfect Witness
  • Dillon
1989
38% An Innocent Man
  • Zeke
1989
89% Mississippi Burning
  • Agent Stokes
1988

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Skin Wars
2014-2016
  • Judge
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet Criminal Minds
2005
  • Malachi Lee
  • 2014
No Score Yet Revelations
2005
  • Volk Nathan Volk
  • 2005
88% 24
2001-2014
  • Peter Kingsley
  • 2003
No Score Yet Charmed
1998-2006
  • Oren
  • 2002
No Score Yet Alias
2001-2006
  • SD-6 Agent Carl Dryer
  • 2001
0% The X-Files
1993-2016
  • Darryl Weaver
  • 2000
No Score Yet La Femme Nikita
1997-2001
  • Bauer Perry Bowers
  • 1997
No Score Yet NYPD Blue
1993-2005
  • Donald Selness Jerry the Artist
  • 1996
  • 1993
No Score Yet ER
1994-2009
  • Hospital Administrator
  • 1994
No Score Yet Seinfeld
1989-1998
  • Ron
  • 1993

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