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Tony Shalhoub is a Golden Globe Award-winning actor with a diverse resume of engaging roles. Mr. Shalhoub recently starred in The Price on Broadway with Mark Ruffalo, Jessica Hecht and Danny DeVito, following the world premiere of The Band's Visit Off-Broadway. He is perhaps best known for his starring role as the obsessive-compulsive detective Adrian Monk in the popular television series "Monk," for which he won a Golden Globe Award and three Primetime Emmy Awards. Additional television credits include "Nurse Jackie," "Too Big to Fail" and "Wings." Shalhoub's feature film credits include Big Night, The Siege, Galaxy Quest, Men in Black, Men in Black II and Pain & Gain. Shalhoub voiced the character of Luigi in the popular animated movies Cars, Cars II and Cars III. Also, he voiced the role of Splinter in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle movie franchise. Recently, he completed filming an untitled feature, starring Michelle Rodriguez and Sigourney Weaver, and Final Portrait, directed by Stanley Tucci. Shalhoub appeared in the theatrical productions of Act One and Golden Boy on Broadway, receiving Tony Award nominations for both. In late 2015, he appeared Off-Broadway in The Mystery of Love & Sex with Diane Lane. Shalhoub currently lives in New York City.

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Original Broadway Production, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2017
Walter Franz

Atlantic Theater Company Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2016

Lincoln Center Production, 2014
Moss Hart (older)

George S. Kaufman

Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2012

Broadway Revival, 2010



Scoop Rosenbaum [Replacement]




Poins/Sir Richard Vernon

Sir William Bagot

Broadway Revival, 1985
Jesus Costazuela

Tony Shalhoub Movies

[1988]Alone in the Neon Jungle Nahid

[1989]Day One Enrico Fermi

[1989]Longtime Companion Paul's Doctor

[1989]Money, Power, Murder. Seth Parker

[1990]Quick Change Cab Driver

[1991]Barton Fink Ben Geisler

[1992]Honeymoon in Vegas Buddy Walker

[1993]Searching for Bobby Fischer Chess Club Member

[1993]Gypsy Uncle Jocko

[1993]Addams Family Values Jorge

[1994]I.Q. Bob Rosetti

[1995]An Affectionate Look at Fatherhood

[1996]Big Night Primo

[1996]Radiant City Narrator

[1997]Men in Black Jeebs

[1997]Gattaca German

[1997]A Life Less Ordinary Al

[1998]Primary Colors Eddie Reyes

[1998]Paulie Misha Vilyenkov

[1998]The Tic Code Phil

[1998]The Siege Frank Haddad

[1998]A Civil Action Kevin Conway

[1998]The Impostors Voltri, First Mate

[1999]Galaxy Quest Fred Kwan

[1999]That Championship Season George Sitkowski

[2001]Impostor Nelson Gittes

[2001]The Heart Department Dr. Joseph Nassar

[2001]The Man Who Wasn't There Freddy Riedenschneider

[2001]Thir13en Ghosts Arthur Kriticos

[2001]Spy Kids Alexander Minion

[2002]Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams Alexander Minion

[2002]Life or Something Like It Prophet Jack

[2002]Made-Up Max Hires


[2002]Men in Black II Jeebs

[2003]Spy Kids 3: Game Over Alexander Minion

[2004]The Last Shot Tommy Sanz

[2004]Against the Ropes Sam LaRocca

[2005]The Great New Wonderful Dr. Trabulous

[2005]The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie Tony Shalhoub

[2006]Cars Luigi - Voice

[2006]GoingGreen: Every Home an Eco-Home Narrator - Voice

[2007]Careless Mr. Roth

[2008]AmericanEast Sam

[2010]How Do You Know Psychiatrist

[2010]Feed the Fish Sheriff Andersen

[2011]Too Big to Fail John Mack

[2011]Five Mitch

[2011]Cars 2 Luigi - Voice

[2012]Friday Night Dinner Gene Fisher

[2012]Hemingway and Gellhorn Mikhail Koltsov

[2013]Pain & Gain Victor Kershaw

[2013]CBS Fall Preview Self - Host

[2014]Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Splinter - Voice

[2015]The Adventures of Beatle Parking Violations Bureau Agent

[2016]Tomboy Dr. Ralph Galen

[2016]Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Splinter - Voice

[2016]Custody Jason Schulman

[2017]Final Portrait Diego Giacometti

[2017]Cars 3 Luigi - Voice

[2017]Breakable You Adam Weller

[2018]Rosy Dr. Godin

[2021]Rumble Fred - Voice

[2022]Linoleum Dr. Alvin

Tony Shalhoub TV Shows

The Equalizer Terrorist Leader

Spenser: For Hire Dr. Hambrecht

Monsters Officer Mancini

Dinosaurs Jerry Valentine

The X Files Dr. Chester Ray Banton

Gargoyles The Emir

Almost Perfect Alex Thorpe

Frasier Manu

[ 1991-1997]Wings Antonio Scarpacci, Antonio

Men in Black: The Series Jack Jeebs

Ally McBeal Albert Shepley

MadTV Taxi Cab Driver

[ 1999-2000]Stark Raving Mad Ian Stark

[ 2002-2009]Monk Adrian Monk, Frank DePalma

QuickBites Ron

We Are Men Frank Russo

Nurse Jackie Dr. Bernard Prince

The Blacklist Alistair Pitt

BrainDead Red Wheatus

Mickey Mouse Mixed-Up Adventures Luigi

[ 2013-2017]Tales from Radiator Springs Luigi

[ 2016-2017]All Downhill from Here Max

[ 2019-2020]Elena of Avalor Zopilote

Peacock Presents: The At-Home Variety Show Featuring Seth MacFarlane Adrian Monk

[ 2020-2022]Central Park Marvin, Investor #3

Cars on the Road Luigi

[ 2017-2022]The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Abe Weissman

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LEMPICKA On Broadway Adds Beth Leavel, Amber Iman And More To Principal Cast

At a special event at Sotheby's, the new principal cast of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical portrait celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka, was announced.

THE COLOR PURPLE, MAESTRO & More Nominated For SAG Awards - Full List of Nominations!

This morning, nominees for the 30th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® honoring outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances for the past year were announced. Check out the full list of nominations, which include Danielle Brooks, Bradley Cooper, Carey Mulligan, Hannah Waddingham, the cast of The Gilded Age, and more.

Comedians With Disabilities Act to Make Debut At SF Sketchfest At The Alameda Comedy Club

The Comedians with Disabilities Act (CWDA) makes its debut at SF Sketchfest at the Alameda Comedy Club. This comedy troupe, founded by the late comedian Michael O'Connell, features talented comedians with disabilities sharing their unique perspectives.

Photos: MADWOMEN OF THE WEST Opens At the Actors Temple Theatre

Madwomen of the West opened last night (December 4) at the Actors Temple Theatre and will run to December 31 with Marilu Henner, Caroline Aaron, Melanie Mayron and Brooke Adams. See photos from inside opening night!

New York Stage and Film Launches '40 Campaign'

New York Stage and Film has successfully launched the “NYSAF 40 Campaign: The Foundation of American Storytelling” in honor of their 40th Anniversary in 2025. For nearly four decades, NYSAF has been an integral part of the arts in the U.S. and vital to the creation of thousands of new stories for the stage and screen.

Cabaret Photographers: THE LINEUP Documentarians

Broadway World Cabaret gets photographic content from some of the best shutterbugs in the business. Here's a look at some of the captures they've shared with us.

Anthony Rapp's WITHOUT YOU is Coming to Boston for Limited Two-Week Engagement

Actor Anthony Rapp is bringing his critically-acclaimed solo musical, WITHOUT YOU to Boston for two-week limited engagement, presented by ATG Colonial.

SF Sketchfest Unveils Lineup for 2024 Comedy Festival Featuring More Than 200 Shows

SF Sketchfest has revealed the initial lineup for the 2024 Comedy Festival in San Francisco. Tickets go on sale on November 19.

Tony Shalhoub Joins 20th Annual Arab American Comedy Festival at Town Hall

The New York Arab American Comedy Festival is celebrating its 20th Anniversary with a year-long tour to 5 of the most prestigious performance venues in the US.

Tracee Chimo Pallero, Santino Fontana, Morgan Spector and Jason Butler Harner Join Roundabout's FALLEN ANGELS Benefit Reading

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announced additional casting for the special Benefit Reading of Noël Coward’s Fallen Angels, directed by Scott Ellis. Check out who will join previously announced Kelli O'Hara and Rose Byrne.

Brooke Adams Joins MADWOMEN OF THE WEST Off-Broadway

A cast change has been announced for the New York premiere of Madwomen of the West, a new comedy by Sandra Tsing Loh. Brooke Adams will join Caroline Aaron, Marilu Henner, and Melanie Mayron, under the direction of Thomas Caruso.

Brooke Adams To Join Caroline Aaron, Marilu Henner & Melanie Mayron In MADWOMEN OF THE WEST At Actors Temple Theater

Brooke Adams is set to join Caroline Aaron, Marilu Henner, and Melanie Mayron in the new comedy 'Madwomen of the West' at Actors Temple Theater. Directed by Thomas Caruso, the Off-Broadway production starts performances on November 11th. Don't miss this hilarious and talented cast!

Photos: First Look at Tony Shalhoub In MR. MONK'S LAST CASE: A MONK MOVIE on Peacock

Peacock has released first look photos for the upcoming Mr. Monk’s Last Case: A Monk Movie. The 90-minue film also includes Ted Levine, Jason Gray-Stanford, Traylor Howard, Melora Hardin, and Hector Elizondo. In the film, Monk returns to solve one last, very personal case. Check out the new photos now!

George Abud and Katrina Lenk Return to Birdland With SWUNG Next Month

Birdland Jazz Club will welcome the return of George Abud and Katrina Lenk  in an encore performance of their sold-out show “Swung” on Monday, November 6 at 7:00 PM. Learn more about the performance and how to get tickets here!

Off-Brand Opera Presents RIDERS TO THE SEA: THE MUSICAL At Brooklyn Art Haus

Off-Brand Opera presents Riders to the Sea: The Musical, an experimental production blurring the lines between opera and musical theater. Join us at Brooklyn Art Haus from June 9-11 for this modern adaptation of the classic Vaughn Williams opera. Tickets available at

Wake Up With BroadwayWorld September 15, 2023

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is September 15, 2023 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed in the last 24 hours.

Video: Danny and Lucy DeVito Get Ready to Bring I NEED THAT to Broadway

In this video, watch as we check in with the company of Roundabout Theatre Company's next Broadway play, the world premiere of I Need That by Theresa Rebeck.

Kristin Chenoweth, Annaleigh Ashford, Ashley Park & More Nominated for HCA TV Awards

Kristin Chenoweth, Annaleigh Ashford, Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies, Ashley Park, and more have been nominated for Hollywood Critics Association Television Awards. Other nominees included Sheryl Lee Ralph, Daniel Radcliffe, Rachel Brosnahan, Hocus Pocus 2, Amy Sherman-Palladino, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and more.

Review: Pittsburgh CLO's INTO THE WOODS Restores the Weirdness at Benedum Center

Forty years of productions and a Disney movie have made the show cuddly, but this CLO production restores the weirdness and wackiness at the show's edges.


Tony Shalhoub has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

Tony Shalhoub has not appeared in the West End.

Tony Shalhoub has been nominated for several awards throughout his career. Some of the notable nominations include the Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for his role in "The Band's Visit" and "Act One." He was also nominated for the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for "The Band's Visit." Additionally, Shalhoub received nominations for Outstanding Actor in a Musical at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "The Band's Visit" and Outstanding Actor in a Play for "Act One." In addition to these nominations, Shalhoub was nominated for the Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for his performance in "Golden Boy." He also received nominations for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play at the Tony Awards, both for his role in "Golden Boy." Shalhoub's other Tony Award nomination was for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play for "Conversations With My Father."

Tony Shalhoub has won the Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical for his role in The Band's Visit.

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