Pablo Tell Schreiber (born April 26, 1978) is a Canadian-American actor, known for his dramatic stage work and for his portrayal of Nick Sobotka on The Wire, Mad Sweeney on the TV adaptation of American Gods, and for his role of George "Pornstache" Mendez on Orange Is the New Black, for which he received a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. He was nominated for a Tony Award for his performance in Awake and Sing! on Broadway. He also narrated the audiobook version of Brett Easton Ellis’ American Psycho, and is one of the leads in Den of Thieves. In April 2019, he was cast as Master Chief in the upcoming Halo live-action series.
Schreiber married yoga teacher Jessica Monty in 2007. She filed for divorce in 2014 citing irreconcilable differences. They have two sons together, Timoteo and Dante.
Schreiber was born in a hippie commune in Ymir, British Columbia, before moving to the unincorporated rural community of Winlaw, British Columbia, when he was six months old. His American father, Tell Carroll Schreiber, was an actor; Schreiber's half-brother Liev Schreiber is also an actor and is the son of their father's first wife, who had divorced Tell Carroll five years before Pablo was born. Pablo's mother, Lorraine Reaveley, is a Canadian body-based psychotherapist.Schreiber's father, having a strong interest in literature, named Pablo after Chilean poet Pablo Neruda. His parents separated when he was 12 and Schreiber moved to Seattle, Washington, with his father.After high school, Schreiber enrolled at the University of San Francisco, where he hoped to win a spot on its basketball team. He later transferred to Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and graduated in 2000 with a degree in theatre.
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A man has been in prison for 15 years. He has a high school girlfriend who is now a single mother of three. There is a take on love, regret and second chances.
Facing unemployment from his record store job, divorce and his 20 year high school reunion, a listless former 90's 'one hit wonder' is given a unique second chance when he agrees to produce and record...
The Devil Has a Name
The water on the farmer's farm was poisoned by the oil baron's company.
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The King's Daughter
King Louis XIV's quest for immortality leads him to capture and steal a mermaid's life force, a move that is further complicated by his illegitimate daughter's discovery of the creature.
A family's lives are disrupted when a boy is accused of murdering another boy.
Beast of Burden
Sean Haggerty only has an hour to deliver his cargo. An hour to assure people that nothing is wrong. He had an hour to make sure his wife survived. He needs to do it all from the cockpit of his plane....
Den of Thieves
The lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Department are chronicled in a crime saga. The most successful bank robbery crew in the state is the outlaws, who plan a seemingly impossible robb...
A look at the life of the man who became the first man to walk on the moon in 1969.
A former FBI agent is framed and on the run as he tries to save his family from a fire in the world's tallest building.
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Even though his fiancée dumped him for someone else, Joe still has his bachelor party.
All Summers End
A teenager is trying to deal with his guilt after he was involved in a prank that led to the death of his girlfriend's older brother.
An ex-con becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities. Neil Gaiman wrote a novel about this.
A group of teens are lured into working for a dangerous drug dealer in a town of low-income and fractured families. A new girl hides a dangerous secret that will impact everyone and change their lives...
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There are three top U.S. There is a scramble to prevent World War 3 from happening.
The Dramatics: A Comedy
When an out of work actress unexpectedly lands a starring role in a sexually explicit mini-series adaptation of a best selling erotic novel, her aimless, stoner boyfriend does his best to be supportiv...
A decorated U.S. Returned home from Afghanistan. A medic is trying to reestablish her relationship with her son.
A haunting and powerful psychological thriller. Set in icy upstate New York in the winter of 2002, "After" is about the Valentinos, a middle class clan facing financial hardship--their family stone cu...
The historical journey from the big bang to the end of humanity is the subject of this comedy.
Three family members head deep into the woods for a hunting trip that doubles as a distraction from their troubles at home. When all of their gear is stolen, they turn on each other, but soon realize ...
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Ironside is an upcoming American drama television series that is scheduled to premiere in the 2013–14 television season on NBC. It will air on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. Eastern/9 p.m. Central, after Law &...
Orange Is the New Black
A crime she committed in her youthful past causes her to be sent to a women's prison, where she trades her comfortable New York life for one of unexpected camaraderie and conflict in an eccentric grou...
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
The Supreme Court battle of Muhammad Ali was behind closed doors. When Ali was drafted into the Vietnam War at the height of his boxing career, his claim to conscientious objector status led to a cont...
After being granted a questionable transfer that will keep him stateside as his National Guard unit deploys for Iraq, Lieutenant Danny Sefton becomes embroiled in a last minute AWOL attempt by one of ...
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A Gifted Man
A talented but self-absorbed surgeon is questioning his purpose in life when he is visited by his ex- wife's spirit.
Lights Out is a boxing drama series in the United States. Patrick "Lights" Leary is a New Jersey native who is considering a return to the ring. The first episode of the series was aired on January 11...
Young people on the verge of truly growing up, tiring of their reflexive cynicism, each in their own way struggling to connect and define what it means to love and be loved is captured. Love, friendsh...
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Four years in and battling codependency, a young New York couple decide to intricately plan their own break up. The film is based on a year in the life of director/actor Daryl Wein and actress ZOE ELL...
Three Rivers was a medical drama that aired on CBS on October 4, 2009, starring Alex O'Loughlin in the role of a transplant surgeon. On November 30, 2009, after just eight episodes of the season had a...
Neal Caffrey, a con man, forger and thief, is captured after a three-year game of cat and mouse with the FBI. With only months left in prison, he escapes to look for his girlfriend. Caffrey was found ...
A man's newly-transplanted heart leads him on a frantic search to find the donor's killer before a similar fate befalls him.
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A story of family, dreams deferred, and a final chance at redemption. David reached out to his troubled son after returning to his hometown. The townsfolk gossip about David and the boy.
There are thirteen films from premiere horror writers and directors in the television series.
Life on Mars
Sam Tyler was a police detective when he was still working.
Nights in Rodanthe
When Paul, a doctor who is travelling to reconcile with his son, checks into an inn where his wife is staying, his life changes when she decides to stay in her unhappy marriage or not.
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Quid Pro Quo
A semi-paralyzed radio reporter is sent out to investigate a story that leads him into an odd subculture and on a journey of disturbing self-realization.
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Dirt is a show on the network in the US. The show starred Courteney Cox as Lucy Spiller, the editor-in-chief of the first-of-its-kind "glossy tabloid" magazine DirtNow.
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Into the Fire
Sean Patrick Flanery wrote the TV Movie Drama.
A suburban mom sells weed to support her family after the death of her husband.
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Their warped views and precarious judgments often lead...
Allison works in the District Attorney's office and uses her intuition to solve crimes by communicating with the dead. She often gets clues to the location of missing people from her dreams.
Lords of Dogtown
The story of three teenage surfers from Venice Beach, California, who took skateboarding to the extreme and changed the world of sports forever is told in "Lords of Dogtown". The Z-Boys are a bunch of...
Based on actual cases and experiences, Numb3rs depicts the confluence of police work and mathematics in solving crime as an FBI agent recruits his mathematical genius brother to help solve a wide rang...
Invitation to a Suicide
In the Polish immigrant neighborhood of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, a man is trying to save his father's life by selling tickets to his own suicide.
The Manchurian Candidate
Major Ben Marco had terrible nightmares after his squad was attacked in the Gulf War. He doubts if Sergeant Raymond Shaw is the hero he remembers him being. Shaw's political power grows as Marco's dou...
The Mudge Boy
Duncan Mudge lives in a world populated by his distant father and rough local kids. His main companion is a chicken that was left after his mother's death.
A Painted House
A young boy, his family, and the migrant workers they hire to work their cotton farm struggle against difficult odds to raise and sell the crop. The boy wants a better life. The challenges the boy fac...
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The series captures a universe in which the national war on drugs has become a permanent, self-sustaining bureaucracy, and distinctions between good and evil are routinely obliterated.
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Law & Order: Criminal Intent
The third iteration of the "Law & Order" franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes...
Jimmy was born without an immune system and has lived in a bubble in his bedroom. Jimmy went across the country to stop her when she decided to marry her high school boyfriend.
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Sexually-based offenses are considered heinous in the criminal justice system. In New York City, the detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Specia...
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Law & Order
From two different vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court, follows a crime.
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Hallmark Hall of Fame
Hallmark Hall of Fame is an anthology program on American television, sponsored by Hallmark Cards, a Kansas City based greeting card company. The longest-running primetime series in the history of tel...
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Set in the 24th century, this live-action series based on the video game focuses on an interstellar war between humans and an alien race known as the Covenant, largely through the eyes of Master Chief...