Paul Reiser (born March 30, 1957) is an American comedian, actor, television personality, author, screenwriter and musician. He is most widely known for his role on the long-running television sitcom Mad About You. Reiser placed number 77 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time in 2004. The name of Reiser's production company, Nuance Productions, comes from one of his lines in the film Diner (explaining his discomfort with the word 'nuance').
Paul Reiser is an American comedian, actor, writer, and musician. He is known for his roles as Michael Taylor in the 1980s sitcom My Two Dads, Paul Buchman in the NBC sitcom Mad About You, Carter Burke in the 1986 film Aliens, and more recently as Jim Neiman in the 2014 film Whiplash and Doug Getty in the Amazon Video series Red Oaks'. Reiser is ranked 77th on Comedy Central's 2004 list of the "100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time".