Paul Raci Biography
Paul Raci is a character actor from America. Asides from having appeared in a variety of projects including small roles in Baskets and Parks and Recreation, he is a veteran of television, stage, and film.
Paul Raci Age|Birthday
Raci was born in Chicago, Illinois on 7th April 1948. Therefore, he is 73 years old as of 2021 and celebrates his birthday on 7th April every year.
Paul Raci Family
Raci’s family is of Polish descent. His parents are Laurel and Mitchell Racibozynski. In addition, his parents were both deaf.
Paul Raci Wife|Children
Raci is married to Liz Hanley Raci. Besides, they both have a daughter together by the name Britta who is a songwriter with the Indie Band Its Butter and as well as a singer.
Paul Raci Career
Additionally, in the 2009 American drama film co-written and directed by Darius Marder, he appeared alongside Riz Ahmed who was a star as a metal drummer who loses his hearing.
In addition, in Sound of Metal, released in 2020, he portrayed the character, ‘Joe, the deaf mentor’ to the main character.
However, according to the director, Darius Marder, they selected Raci because he was raised as the hearing son of deaf parents. However, this was for the sake of authenticity even though several high-profile actors were approached for the role.
Paul Raci Awards
Moreover, Raci received the National Society of Film Critics Award for his role as Joe in Sound of Metal for Best Supporting Actor and other accolades.
Moreover, other awards include
The BAFTA Award, for Best Supporting Male
Best Supporting Actor – Academy Award
and Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Paul Raci Movies
Sound of Metal – as Joe
She Wants Me – as Paparazzi
Fighting Tommy Riley – as Bob Silver
The SuperDeafy Movie (No Ordinary Hero) – as Rudy Gold
Smoothtalker – as perry
Rent-a-Cop – as Waiter
The Bruce Lee Story (Dragon) – as Bad Guy
Paul Raci Television Shows
Scrubs – as Drunk Guy
Free Radio – as Homeless Man
Life – as Scruffy Man
Goliath – as Dwight
Persons Unknown – Sherman Golightly
Las Vegas – as Kenny Roman
The Visitor – Dark Grey Suit
Baywatch – as Dan
Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) – as Lie Detector Operator
The Handler – as Nicky
Heroes – as Ernie the Weasel
Paul Raci Net Worth
Raci’s net worth is currently under review. However, we shall update this section as soon as it is out.