Wallace Michael "Wally" Shawn (born November 12, 1943) is an American actor, voice actor, stand-up comedian, dancer, playwright, and essayist, best known for appearing in film roles, such as Wally Shawn in the Louis Malle-directed comedy-drama My Dinner with Andre (1981), Vizzini in The Princess Bride (1987), Ezra in The Haunted Mansion, providing the voice of Rex in the Toy Story franchise, providing the voice of Gilbert Huph in The Incredibles (2004), and providing the voice of Calico in Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010). He also starred in a variety of television series, including Gossip Girl and recurring appearances as Grand Nagus Zek in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993–99).
|Full name at birth||
Wallace Michael Shawn
|Claim to fame||
Starting Over, Princess Bride
|Date of birth||
12 November 1943
|Place of birth||
New York City, New York, USA
Actor, voice actor, playwright, essayist
5' 2" (157 cm)
Short stature, lisping high pitched voice
The Putney School
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