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James Urbaniak

1963-09-17 Bayonne - New Jersey - USA

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. James Christian Urbaniak (born September 17, 1963) is an American actor. Urbaniak was born in Bayonne, New Jersey. He lives in Santa Monica, California with his wife Julie and their twins, son Severn Jerzy and daughter Esme Maeve. One of his first noteworthy roles was in the avant-garde playwright/director Richard Foreman's The Universe, for which Urbaniak won an Obie. He has also been acclaimed for his acting in the films Henry Fool and American Splendor, in the latter of which he played legendary illustrator R. Crumb. He was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for his role in Thom Pain (based on nothing). He provides the voice for main character Dr. Thaddeus Venture on The Venture Bros. as well as the Doctor's brother Jonas Venture Junior and the super-villain Phantom Limb. In one of his lesser-known roles, Urbaniak played a pizza guy in the famous "Whassup?" television commercials for Budweiser. He also portrayed the moderator in "Human Centipede Anonymous", a Funny or Die short depicting three men who grapple with their past as a human centipede.


The Sisters Rosensweig Nick 2021-05-20
Beauty 2021-12-01
Things Heard & Seen Bram 2021-04-29
Tesla Professor Anthony 2020-08-14
Where'd You Go, Bernadette Marcus Strang 2019-08-16
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay Lazlo Valentin / Professor Pyg (voice) 2018-05-09
Dave Made a Maze Harry 2017-08-18
Rebel in the Rye Gus Lobrano 2017-09-15
Wonderstruck Dr. Kincaid 2017-10-13
After Adderall The Agent 2016-07-30
The Thrilling Adventure Hour Live Doll Zero 2015-03-01
Ned Rifle Simon Grim 2015-04-01
Advantageous Fisher 2015-06-23
The Occupants Glen 2014-01-13
Such Good People Dr. Cooper Whitehead, Ph.D. 2014-05-09
Book of Christ Rev. Boxley Fryer 2014-11-24
The Boxtrolls Sir Broderick / Male Workman 1 / Male Workman 2 (voice) 2014-09-10
iSteve Bill Gates 2013-04-14
Bitter Orange Sweetie 2013-06-17
Advantageous Dave Fisher 2012-04-03
Grimm Fairy Tales Animated The Dark One 2012-10-15
Manhattan Mixup Ernst 2011-12-31
The Music Never Stopped Mike Tappin 2011-03-18
From the Head Danny 2011-06-24
Sound of My Voice Mr. Pritchett 2011-01-22
Drones Pete 2010-01-23
Beware the Gonzo Principal Roy 2010-04-22
You Don't Know Jack Jack Lessenberry 2010-04-14
The Nanny Diaries Educational Consultant 2007-08-24
Across the Universe Sadie's Manager 2007-09-14
Death of a President Dr. James Pearn 2006-10-27
Fay Grim Simon Grim 2006-09-11
The Girl from Monday Funk 2005-01-01
Plain Dirty Druden Hunt 2003-01-20
American Splendor Robert Crumb 2003-08-15
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde Lab Technician 2003-07-02
Teknolust Agent Hopper 2002-01-01
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Rod Flexner 2002-12-31
Upheaval 2002-03-07
No Such Thing Concierge 2001-05-12
Intern Olivier Di Santo 2000-01-21
Sweet and Lowdown Harry 1999-12-03
The Book of Life True Believer 1998-08-22
Henry Fool Simon Grim 1997-09-07
The Sticky Fingers of Time Isaac 1997-06-06
The Other Also Voice 1997-01-01
NYC 3/94 1994-03-01
Opera No. 1 James 1994-01-02
Untitled Venture Bros. Movie Dr. Venture (voice)
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